Our elite program is designed to attract top of class runners to The Whistler Half Marathon, presented by Smartwool. Elite runners must qualify using the criteria below and submit this form no later than May 1 to be considered. Elite entries are available in all distances
A limited number of elite entries are available on a complimentary basis. Please note that our elite program offers complimentary registration only, and does not cover travel and other expenses except in the case of current half marathon course record holders and runners who have 1st place finishes overall (per category) in Whistler Half Marathon events. Each application for our elite program is considered on an individual basis. Travel expenses costs have limited availability so please apply early if you intend to request travel cost reimbursement. One the budget for travel is committed, we are not able to offer this.
Registered elite athletes agree to allow The Whistler Half Marathon, presented by Smartwool to announce their participation at the event’s discretion using all media outlets in print, radio, online, social media etc. Registered elite athletes also agree to conduct media interviews regarding their participation in The Whistler Half Marathon, presented by Smartwool as requested.
All Athletes Sub 1:20 half marathon Sub 2:05 for 30KM Sub 37:00 min for the 10KM Sub 18:00 min for the 5KM