Matt Tegenkamp and Molly Pritz are the current favorites.
Five U.S. Olympians will take part. Event to be broadcast live locally on WABC-TV and nationally on ESPN3.
There's plenty to be excited about this year as the depth of U.S. distance running is on the rise.
"The Big Apple" was good to her last year.
We caught up with the top U.S. finisher from last year's New York City Marathon.
Olympians and up-and-comers will battle it out at the New York City Marathon.
Renee Metevier Baillie outlasts Molly Pritz to win women's race.
The field ranges from seasoned runners to debutants.
The Big Apple has traditionally been a good place for debuts.