Elite Athlete Information

Thank you for your interest in competing in the elite field at the 2021 Indy Half Marathon at Fort Ben. Below are the qualifying standards and the application link for our event.

All applications must be submitted via the provided link. All athletes must have run on a certified course since January 1, 2019. An Elite Athlete application does not guarantee entry. All applications must be approved by the Elite Athlete Coordinator, Matt Ebersole. You will receive an email indicating if your application has been accepted or declined.

2021 Elite Athlete applications for the Indy Half Marathon Marathon at Fort Ben are available HERE.

Entry Standards

*Meeting these standards does not guarantee Elite Athlete Program entry. All applications are subject to the discretion of the Elite Athlete Coordinator.

Our elite athlete coordinator will review all applications and approve you as a Waived Entry Elite or decline your application.

Waived Entry Elite runners will receive a complimentary race registration.

Those declined for the elite field are welcome to register for the event at the prevailing registration and processing fees.

Please note, you are not officially registered until you receive an email indicating your application has been approved.

2021 Elite Standards

Waived Entry Elite

Qualifying Distance Open Men Open Women Masters Men Masters Women
1/2 Marathon 1:15:00 1:25:00 1:20:00 1:30:00