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New York City Marathon Is Returning in 2021 After 2020 Race Was Cancelled

New York City Marathon Is Returning in 2021 After 2020 Race Was Cancelled

The New York City marathon, one of the world’s most iconic races, is officially returning after the 2020 race was cancelled due to the pandemic.

This year, the event will be held on November 7, 2021 with 33,000 runners participating.

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“This will be an unprecedented and historic year for the TCS New York City Marathon as one of the most iconic New York sporting events makes its return,” Race Director Ted Metellus said in a press release. “As we stage a safe and memorable race for the 50th running, this year’s marathon will showcase our great city’s strength, inspiration, and determination.”The upcoming race will mark the New York Marathon’s 50th anniversary.

“The New York City Marathon is a reminder of everything New Yorkers can accomplish with persistence, hard work, and community support. As we build a recovery for all of us, there’s no better time to safely reconnect with the iconic events that make our city great,” New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio saod.

Runners will need to provide proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test.

A bunch of celebs ran in the 2019 marathon – be sure to see who!

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