The World Largest Marathon November 01 2014
Tomorrow, Sunday Nov. 2nd, 50,000 runners from New York and all around the planet will race through the five boroughs during the New York City Marathon. A route that starts its way from Staten Island right of the ramp of the Verrazano Bridge up to Bay Ridge, through the center of brownstone Brooklyn and industrial Long Island City, crossing the Queensboro Bridge, up the First Avenue to the pulsating center of the South Bronx and, finally, down Museum Mile and Central Park before crossing the finish line by Tavern on the Green.
One Million viewer are expected to follow the race along the roads. If you have a favorite runner you can track him/her here
60,000 Power Gels will be handed out at mile 18
58,000 medals are waiting at the finish line
The winner each male and female gets $100,000