Elite Athletes - wilmingtonncmarathon.com

Elite Athletes

We are proud to host elite athletes and runners looking to compete for a fast time! Our race is a qualifier for the Boston Marathon, making it ours a competition that’s worth the trip. Our course is wicked fast and the perfect event for you to PR. While we do not offer complimentary lodging, we do have an elite shuttle service for you!

Marathon & Half Marathon

Top 3 overall

  • 1st (M & F): $300
  • 2nd (M & F): $150
  • 3rd (M & F): $100


(Over 40 years of age)

  • 1st (M & F): $100
  • 2nd (M & F): $75
  • 3rd: (M & F): $50

Comp Entry Requirements

Male Athletes to receive a comp Entry would need to have run:
2:30:00 (26.2) |1:12:00 (13.1) 33:00 (10K) 15:30 (5K) or under in the last 12 months.

Female Athletes to receive a comp Entry would need to have run:
2:59:00 (26.2) |1:22:00 (13.1) 38:00 (10K) 18:00 (5K) or under in the last 12 months.

Email the Race director the following information

  • First and Last Name
  • USATF# if you have one
  • Race you would like to run (half or full)
  • Links to two previous times you have run in the last year with valid results
  • Social Media handles

Training Programs

Without Limits

Without Limits, the official training partner of the Wilmington Marathon, offers unique training and nutrition plans to help you reach your goals in your next race.

Swag Photo Gallery

Our event always features some unique swag for all finishers, as well as other merch for purchase Stay tuned to see what we come up with for our runners this year.
2024 T-shirt design
2024 Medals

Race Results

These races matter to us as much as they matter to you, which is why we have race records dating back to 2010.