Your qualifying time must have been achieved after 1 January 2016.

To apply, please send an email to elites@brightonmarathon.co.uk with a link to your Power of Ten page, or provide a link to the results of the race where you achieved your qualifying performance. Applications must be received by February 23rd 2018.

If you meet the standards set out below you can apply for an elite club runner entry in the BM10k 2018.

All prize funds will be for British athletes only. We will not be having an invited International Athletes field at the 2018 Brighton Marathon.

Qualifying times are as below:

Category A:

If you meet the below standards, you will receive a complimentary entry, a hotel room for the night before (if you require the room) and we will cover reasonable travel expenses.


10k: sub 30: 30  //  Half marathon sub 1hr 08


10k sub 35:00 //  Half marathon sub 1hr 20

Category B:

We would also like to make free entries available (but we cannot offer travel and accommodation expenses) to those who haven’t achieved performances that fit into Category A but have completed a 10k or half marathon in the same time, or faster than, the times listed below.


10k: sub 32:00  //  Half marathon sub 1hr 12


10k: sub 37:30//  Half marathon sub 1hr 25

2018 BM10k Prize Fund

British Athletes only – Men and Women prize fund

1st Place – £1,000
2nd Place – £750
3rd Place – £500
4th Place – £300
5th Place – £200
6th Place – £100
7th Place – £75
8th Place – £50

Male / Female Time Bonuses

First place and Sub 28:45 / 32:00 – £1,000
Course record 29:02 / 32:35 – £500
Any positions and Sub 29:30 / 34:00 – £100