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We would like to offer athletes looking to run a fast time at Brighton Marathon free entry into the 2020 event.

Category A runners will receive free entry plus accommodation and reasonable travel expenses. Category B runners will receive free entry only.

All prize funds will be for British* athletes only. We will not be having an invited International Athletes field at the 2020 Brighton Marathon.

If you meet the standards set out below you can apply for an elite runner entry in the Brighton Marathon 2020. If your application is successful you will receive complimentary entry and will have the opportunity to start at Withdean Park, which is the start reserved for elite / club runners.

Your qualifying time must have been achieved after 1 January 2018.

*Be eligible to compete for GB&NI

Category A:

Free entry, accommodation* and reasonable travel expenses

*There will be limited accommodation in the event hotel – all accommodation enquiries and requests can go to [email protected].

Men

Full marathon: sub 2hrs 25mins  // Half marathon sub 1hr 10

Women

Full marathon: sub 2hrs 55mins // Half marathon sub 1hr 22

Category B:

Free entry only

We would also like to make free entries available (but we cannot offer travel and accommodation expenses) to those who have completed a marathon or half marathon in the same time, or faster than, the times listed below:

Men

Full marathon: sub 2hrs 45  //  Half marathon sub 1hr 15

Women

Full marathon: sub 3hrs 15 //  Half marathon sub 1hr 30

2020 Brighton Marathon Prize Fund

British Athletes only – Men and Women prize fund

1st Place – £2,000

2nd Place – £1,000

3rd Place – £750

4th Place – £400

5th Place – £300

6th Place – £200

7th Place – £100

8th Place – £50

Male / Female Time Bonuses

Course record (2:09:25 / 2:28:50) – £5,000

British Course Record (2:16:22 / 2:31:08) – £1,500

Finish in Top 3 and Sub 2:20 / 2:36 – £750

Finish in Top 3 and Sub 2:22 / 2:38 – £500

Finish in Top 3 and Sub 2:24 / 2:40 – £250

2019 RESULTS

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RESULTS ARCHIVE

Women’s

20182017 / 2016 / 2015 / 2014 / 2013 / 2012 / 2011 / 2010

Men’s

20182017 / 2016 / 2015 / 2014 / 2013 / 2012 / 2011 / 2010

How to Apply

Applications open on November 1st 2019. To apply for an elite runner entry, please contact [email protected] with a link to your Power of 10 page, or provide a link to the results of the race where you achieved your qualifying performance.

Your qualifying time must have been achieved after 1 January 2018.

Applications must be received by March 1st 2020.

Opportunity for Masters Athletes to Qualify to Represent England

England Athletics registered athletes who are competing in the Brighton Marathon can earn the right to represent England in a target marathon in autumn 2020. (For full details please see https://www.englandathletics.org/athletics-and-running/england-competitions/england-teams-and-selection/england-age-group-masters/marathon-masters-team-opportunities/).

Prizes will be awarded to the fastest V35, V40, V45, V50, V55, V60, V65 and V70 Men and Women finishers at the 2020 Brighton Marathon. Prizes will be awarded based upon the finisher Chip Time, and not the Gun Time.