Adidas has been announced as the first-ever footwear and apparel partner for NYCRUNS Brooklyn Marathon & Half Marathon. The race will be held in Brooklyn on April 24 and is expected to see the participation of more than 20,000 runners, making it one of the largest running events in the U.S. this year. Adidas will develop footwear and apparel available to all race participants, volunteers and NYCRUNS staff members. The German brand will also be the presenting sponsor of the race expo. NYCRUNS will produce around two dozen running events in 2022. In addition to the Brooklyn event, these include the Newport-Liberty Half Marathon and the Empire State Building Run-Up.