|When is New York City Marathon in 2017?|
The date of the 2017 New York City Marathon is Sunday, November 5th.
|What is New York City Marathon?|
The New York City Marathon, typically referred to as either the New York Marathon or the NYC Marathon, is a major annual marathon held in New York City, New York, United States. The race is 26.219 miles long and goes through the five boroughs (The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island) of New York City. It is one of the largest marathons in the world with over 45,000 entrants each year and is one of the World Marathon Majors along with the Chicago, Boston, London, Berlin, and Tokyo marathons.
The New York City Marathon was founded in 1970 and has run every year since, typically held on the first Sunday in November. Currently the NYC Marathon is organzied by the New York Road Runners (NYRR) and is sponded by ING.