Seeded & Elite Athletes

elites

Qualifying Times

Athletes interested in being considered for a complimentary entry must fill out an application and have run the following time or under in the past two years:


Male Female
Full Marathon
2:30:00 2:55:00
Half Marathon
1:08:00 1:18:00


The elite application form to compete in the 2018 event will be available summer 2017.

Prize Money

FULL MARATHON
 Male Female
1st Place
$1,500 $1,500
2nd Place
$1,000 $1,000
3rd Place
$500 $500

 

HALF MARATHON
 Male Female
1st Place
$1,500 $1,500
2nd Place
$1,000 $1,000
3rd Place
$500 $500

Bonus of $1,000 for athletes that break the course record in the full or half marathon (must place 1st-3rd).

COURSE RECORDS
Male
Female
Full Marathon
2:17:39 (Andrey Kuznetsov, 2001)
2:29:20 (Alena Vinitskaya, 2001)
Half Marathon
1:02:06 (Eric Polonski, 1997)
 1:11:23 (Anne Marie Lauck, 1996)

Eligibility:

To be eligible for elite entry or prize money, an athlete must:

  • Not be currently serving a suspension for use of a banned substance
  • Have never served a ban for use of performance enhancing drugs
  • Not be represented by coaches and/or agents who ever served a ban for use of performance enhancing drugs during their own athletic career
  • Provide proper documentation proving they are eligible for prize money (form W-9, W-8ECI or W-8BEN)
  • Consent to random drug testing according to the standards and procedures of USATF, USADA and WADA

Drug Testing:

Athletes who participate in this competition are subject to formal drug testing in accordance with USA Track and Field and IAAF Rule 55. Athletes found positive for banned substances, or who refuse the test will be disqualified from this event and will be ineligible for future competitions. Some prescription and over-the-counter medications contain banned substances. Call the USO Drug Hotline at 800/233-0393 for information regarding drugs and for testing.

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