BREAKING NEWS
All Blacks hammer Wales, winning 46-6 ... Read more
Close

New York marathon offers entrants refund

Last updated 09:20 21/12/2012

Relevant offers

Other Sports

Levi Sherwood reaches semifinals of Red Bull X-Fighters event in Madrid Kiwi Olympic official Barry Maister says golf faces cut if stars stay away from Rio Kiwi fighters Frank Jarrett and Marc Lelievre head to MMA world champs New Zealand junior cyclists pipped by Australia in Tasman Cup Joseph Parker ready to 'get it on' with Anthony Joshua despite champions comments Title rematch between Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko postponed after champion injures ankle Black Sticks men go down to Dutch after blowing two goal halftime advantage Hockeyroo Anna Flanagan cleared for Olympics despite drink-driving conviction UFC president Dana White says Brock Lesnar must take Mark Hunt to ground Wanaka snowsports Paralympians bring Spirit of Gold home to Cardrona

New York City Marathon runners can receive a refund of their entry fee after this year's race was cancelled because of Superstorm Sandy.

Officials said when the event was called off last month they had a no-refund policy but had not made a final decision on whether to make an exception. Organiser New York Road Runners informed entrants today that they had three options to choose from - one of them a refund.

Runners can also go for a guaranteed spot in the 2013, 2014 or 2015 marathon. They would have to pay the entry fee again, but at the 2012 rate.

Or they can accept a spot in March's NYC half-marathon, paying the entry fee for that race - though availability is limited.

Ad Feedback

- AP

Special offers
Opinion poll

Will Shane Cameron beat Kali Meehan on Saturday?

For sure. Cameron will knock him out.

It will be close but I think Cameron on points.

Meehan will knock him out. This is his last fight.

I'm tipping Meehan to win on points.

Vote Result

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content