First cats, and now this.

Uber is pairing runners with two pacers of their very own onSaturday for a "free, personalized running session tailored to your ability level," according to the company.

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The rideshare company has teamed up with Nike+Run Club for the promotion a day ahead of the New York City Marathon.


Riders can summon the two pacers instead of a car on Saturday, Oct. 31 by opening the Uber app, selecting "promotions" and entering code "RUNNYC."

The pacers will accompany runners for 2 to 3 miles and deliver them back at their starting point.

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Participants can expect some Nike swag and bring a buddy.

The runs are available between 14th Street and 72nd Street in Manhattan.

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