Ryan Vail and Kara Goucher lead the crop of runners looking to earn a podium spot in the Big Apple.
The two Americans hope the New York City Marathon plays to their strengths.
The 41st annual race will feature a strong American contingent.
A mind-blowing elite field is set for the second annual event.
Renee Metevier Baillie outlasts Molly Pritz to win women's race.