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Invited Runner Program

Marathon and Half Marathon

To apply for the 2014 Invited Runner program, please complete the 2015 Invited Runner Application available in February.  All applications will be reviewed equally.  Athletes will be notified by July 1st. For additional questions please contact Carrie Gobrogge.


Qualifying Standards

Marathon

  • Men Open Division: 2:42:00
  • Men Masters Division: 2:50:00
  • Women Open Division: 3:05:00
  • Women Masters Division: 3:20:00

Half Marathon

  • Men Open Division: 1:10:00
  • Men Masters Division: 1:18:00
  • Women Open Division: 1:24:00
  • Women Masters Division: 1:32:00

Invited Runner Premiums

  • Free entry into the Akron Marathon / Half Marathon
  • VIP Packet Pickup
  • Marathon – Official Marathon jacket complete with Akron Marathon logo
  • Half Marathon – Official Asics Half Marathon shirt
  • One year subscription to Runner’s World magazine
  • Special “IR” bib number and a front position at the starting line
  • Personal gear bag handling from the start to the finish
  • Special and private “IR” area at the finish line equipped with fluids, food, gear bag delivery, and massage therapists

 

Marathon Awards

Marathon Open Division

Marathon Masters Division


 

Additional Incentives FOR THE MARATHON

In addition to our prize money the following cumulative, cash incentives will be given to all runners who reach threshold levels in these marathon categories:

Open Men

Open Women

Masters Men

Masters Women

Wheelchair Division

Age Group Awards


 

Marathon Event Records

 


 

Half Marathon AWARDS

Half Marathon Open Division

 

Half Marathon Masters Division

 

Additional Incentives for the Half Marathon

In addition to our prize money the following cumulative, cash incentives will be given to all runners who reach threshold levels in these marathon categories:

Open Men

Open Women

Masters Men

Masters Women

Age Group Awards


 

Half Marathon Event Records


 

Team Relay Event Records