2022 United Airlines NYC Half-Marathon

Run the 2022 United Airlines NYC Half-Marathon to raise money for RISE!

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As a charity partner, RISE is seeking people who are interested in running to raise money for our organization. RISE and the 2022 United Airlines NYC Half are ready to take you through 13.1 miles of New York City streets on Sunday, March 20, 2022. Runners can gain entry to the race by submitting their information through riserockaway.org to be considered for a slot. We will select five runners from our pool of candidates.

According to marathon guidelines, runners must have the following requirements to be eligible to participate:

  • must be 16 years of age or older by March 20, 2022
  • must be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus

We welcome people with no prior experience running a marathon.
Runners from the Rockaway community will be prioritized.
We are looking for runners who will allow us to feature and promote them on social media, to help raise money for RISE.

Any runners who are interested in being considered should e-mail info@riserockaway.org with the following information: full name, age, place of residence, e-mail, phone number, followed by a short description of why you want to run for RISE, as well as any relations to the Rockaway community. RISE will follow up with candidates with more details.

2022 United Airlines NYC Half
Date: Sunday, March, 20, 2022
Time: 7:00 a.m.
Distance: 13.1 miles

Course Information

The race will begin in Brooklyn near Prospect Park before taking runners across the East River via the Manhattan Bridge. Once in Manhattan, runners will race along the Lower East Side, up to Midtown, and through Times Square before finishing in Central Park.