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Elite Athlete Program

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The Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series attracts world renowned athletes and local rising stars to compete in the series of events spanning the globe. We invite you to come participate in our fun, competitive and well operated events.

ELITE BEAT RANKING

(MAY 16, 2022)

 


RNR Atlantic City M-Elite podium

Elite Time Entry Standards (US Events Only)

Male Elite (Marathon) Female Elite (Marathon) Male Elite (Half) Female Elite (Half)
Sub 2:27:00 Sub 2:59:00 Sub 1:11:00 Sub 1:25:00

Masters Time Entry Standards (US Events Only)

Age Male Masters (Marathon) Female Masters (Marathon) Male Masters (Half) Female Masters (Half)
40 - 44 Sub 2:40:00 Sub 3:00:00 Sub 1:30:00 Sub 1:44:00
45 - 49 Sub 2:48:00 Sub 3:12:00 Sub 1:30:00 Sub 1:44:00
50 - 54 Sub 2:55:00 Sub 3:22:00 Sub 1:30:00 Sub 1:44:00
55 - 59 Sub 3:05:00 Sub 3:40:00 Sub 1:40:00 Sub 1:50:00
60 - 64 Sub 3:15:00 Sub 3:58:00 Sub 1:40:00 Sub 1:50:00
65 - 59 Sub 3:25:00 Sub 4:15:00 Sub 1:40:00 Sub 1:50:00
70 - 74 Sub 3:37:00 Sub 5:00:00 Sub 1:40:00 Sub 1:50:00
75 - 79 Sub 3:55:00 Sub 5:00:00 Sub 1:55:00 Sub 2:10:00

● Half Marathon standards must be run in the last 18 months from the event date you are entering.

● Marathon standards must be run in the last 24 months from the event date you are entering.

 

Important Information

First Step to Entry

All athletes must complete and submit the Athlete Biography. Our team will be in touch within ten days following the submission.

General Information

Applications must be submitted no later than 10-days prior to the event. Late entries or race week transfers will not be accommodated.

●The Elite Complimentary Entry is non-transferable and only applies to Half Marathon and Marathon distances. Other distances including 5K, 10K, etc do not qualify.

●Athletes applying for Elite Complimentary Entry will not be included in the Age Group results or Awards. They will be categorized in the Overall results only. Overall Awards are awarded on gun time.

  • Elite prize money is paid out to the final results of the ELITE wave only.  General AG athletes are not eligible. Additional Information

●All marathon finishers from all divisions (Age Group and Elite) will be included in the submission of results for the official Abbott World Marathon Majors Wanda Age Group Ranking qualifying events to earn points in the AWMM Age Group rankings.

Event Schedule

DATE EVENT DISTANCE/S REG DEADLINE TOTAL Purse Half Marathon Marathon
6/5/2022 RNR San Diego* Marathon/ Half Marathon

CLOSED

$12,000.00 2,500/ 1,500/ 1,000 1,000
9/4/2022 RNR Bellevue, Washington Half Marathon 8/25/2022 N/A    
10/2/2022 RNR Clearwater Half Marathon 9/22/2022 N/A    
10/9/2022 RNR San Jose* Half Marathon 9/29/2022 $10,000.00 2,500/ 1,500/ 1,000  
12/4/2022 RNR San Antonio Marathon/ Half Marathon 11/24/2022 N/A    
1/15/2023 RNR Arizona* Marathon/ Half Marathon TBD TBD TBD  
2/26/2023 RNR Las Vegas* - Series Final Half Marathon TBD TBD TBD  
             

*  2022/2023 Half Marathon Series Events

2022/ 2023 Half Marathon Series Information:

1. Up to top 5 scores at series events can count toward final a rank, in the Elite Beat Ranking – EBR

2. Top 10 placing elite athletes score points at each series event.

3. Only athletes competing in the ELITE wave of the series events are eligible to score points in series.

5. Points are assigned/ updated directly from ELITE category results – not the overall.

6. Bonus Pool– Awarded to Top 5 ranked athletes at conclusion of the 2023 RNR LAS Vegas.

SERIES BONUS POOL: $30,000:

$5,000/ 4,000 / $3,000/ $2,000/ $1,000

RANKING POINTS ALLOCATION:

1st

50

2nd

44

3rd

39

4th

35

5th

30

6th

26

7th

22

8th

19

9th

17

10th

15

Elite Athlete Race Day Perks (US Only)

  • Complimentary Elite Entry
  • Start Line Gear Check
  • Elite Athlete Coral
  • Elite Fluid Drops (Marathon Only)

PLEASE NOTE - DUE TO the differing mandates at our venues - We encourage athletes to plan and prepare for self sufficiency .  Please review the Safe Return to Racing Overview.

Rock 'n' Roll Events Outside the USA

Please visit the event website directly for more information. We will be making constant updates as information is available:

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