Open for Entries Enter Now Open for Entry 19 October 2014 Birmingham City Centre 13.1 miles
Open for Entries Enter Now Open for Entry 19 October 2014 Birmingham City Centre 13.1 miles
2014,10,19,9,00,00,00

Elite Athletes



Entry Criteria

Any athlete wishing to compete via an elite entry for the Bupa Great Birmingham Run must meet the following criteria:
DistanceMenWomen
10km31.0036.00
10 mile51.0060.00
Half M69.0080.00
Marathon2.24.002.45.00

Other standards considered:
  • Top 20 placing at National Senior XC Championships
  • Any athletes (Junior/ U23 / Senior) that have represented Great Britain at XC, road or track (at 1500 and above) over the last 3 years will also be offered elite free entry.
We offer overall prize money and British only prize money. Prize money will only be awarded to elite athletes, not athletes who run fast times from the mass start.
*British athletes can collect both prize structures.

OVERALLBRITISH ONLY
 MenWomen MenWomen
1£500.00£500.001£500.00£500.00
2£300.00£300.002 £300.00 £300.00
3£200.00£200.003 £250.00 £250.00
   4£200.00£200.00
WHEELCHAIRS5£150.00£150.00
1£300.00£300.006£100.00£100.00
2£200.00£200.00   
3£100.00£100.00   


Both Elite fields are restricted to numbers so apply early to avoid disappointment. Email andrew.nixon@nova-international.com with details of qualifying performances, name, DOB and club.

The Elite Management reserve the right to refuse any entry whether an athlete meets criteria or not. This is a guide and does not guarantee elite entry into any Great Run Event.

Fast pace club entries are available to those who fall outside of the elite requirements but instead meet the following criteria:

DistanceMenWomen
10km38.0040.00
Half M80.0090.00


Fast pace entries are only available to runners who are members of a recognised running/athletic club and standard event entry fees apply.

To request a fast pace entry please contact andrew.nixon@nova-international.com.