New York, December 14, 2022 – The runner application for the 2023 RBC Brooklyn Half, one of the largest half marathons in the country with a course through New York’s hippest borough, will open today and remain open through January 11. Runners can apply at NYRR.org for the race’s non-guaranteed entry drawing, which will take place on January 18.
More than 25,000 runners are expected to race in this 13.1-mile tour. The RBC Brooklyn Half takes runners through the unique and diverse neighborhoods of Brooklyn, beginning at the Brooklyn Museum, passing scenic Grand Army Plaza, and running through Prospect Park and along Ocean Parkway to the finish line on the famous Coney Island boardwalk.
The 2023 RBC Brooklyn Half field will consist of both guaranteed and non-guaranteed entrants. Runners can receive guaranteed entry through a variety of methods, which are detailed here . Non-guaranteed applicants can register for a chance to run through the entry drawing. The application for all guaranteed entrants and the entry period for non-guaranteed entrants will open at 12:00 p.m. EST on December 14 and close at 11:59 p.m. EST on January 11.
In addition to the adult race, the whole family can join in on the day, as the Boardwalk Kids Run at the RBC Brooklyn Half will return for youth.
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