Athletes must meet the following requirements to be given Elite status:
|Open Male||Masters Male||Open Female||Masters Female|
|Marathon||Under 2:20:00||Under 2:35:00||Under 2:40:00||Under 2:55:00|
|Half-Marathon||Under 1:10:00||Under 1:20:00||Under 1:20:00||Under 1:30:00|
Elite athletes who meet the requirements will be granted complimentary entry into the race and be issued a low start number. All applications must be submitted prior to April 30, 2013.