2021 TCS New York City Marathon!

We are excited to announce that PAWS NY has been named an Official Charity Partner of the 2021 TCS New York City Marathon!

The 26.2 mile race will take place on Sunday, November 7, 2021. If you're interested in achieving an incredible athletic feat of completing a marathon while helping to raise much needed funds and awareness for people and pets in need, learn more and submit your application below.


  • Guaranteed race entry (no additional fee; we’re covering the registration fee for team members)
  • Fundraising minimum of $2,500 due by Saturday, November 6, 2021 (unless you already have guaranteed entry)
  • Official Team PAWS NY race shirt
  • PAWS NY swag (tote bag, water bottle, bandana, face mask, hand sanitizer, and dog waste bag dispenser)
  • Personal online fundraising page via Classy, with fundraising support provided by the PAWS NY staff
  • Complimentary admission to our annual spring fundraiser for team members who raise $3,000+


At this time, PAWS NY has distributed our 10 charity runner slots for the Marathon and we are not accepting any more runners. We encourage you to visit the Charity Partner page on the NYRR website to apply for open spots with other great organizations. Thanks for your interest!

Please note: The 2021 TCS New York City Marathon will include several new health and safety guidelines due to COVID-19. Please visit the New York Road Runner website for more information.

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