U.S. BANK OC MARATHON ELITE ATHLETE PROGRAM
The U.S. Bank OC Marathon Elite Athlete Program supports nationally placed athletes, while highlighting their skills on one of the most scenic Southern California race courses. Elite athletes are invited based on previous personal records (which must be verified) or national rankings. There is a minimum standard that MUST be met to be considered as an elite. Qualifying athletes are eligible to receive complimentary race entry, hotel accommodations, an elite bib number, and prize money if top finisher. Eligibility is at the discretion of the OC Marathon staff. To qualify as an U.S. Bank OC Marathon or Half Marathon Elite athlete, a runner must have proof of race results at or below the following times in the last 2 years:
Elite Female - 2:46:00 (or faster)
Elite Male - 2:19:00 (or faster)
Elite Female - 1:15:00 (or faster)
Elite Male - 1:05:00 (or faster)
Please contact email@example.com if you have met these requirements and are interested in the U.S. Bank OC Marathon Elite Program. A full running resume will need to be submitted.
USATF Rules of Competition - As an event sanctioned by USA Track and Field (USATF), the marathon, half marathon and 5k events will be conducted according to USATF Rules of Competion.