Elite Athletes

Seeded Athletes

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Runners expecting to be seeded in the fastest group are required to provide proof of their qualifying race result for a certified distance with a time that meets the minimum time requirements.

    38:00 minutes or less Men
    41:00 minutes or less Women

Qualifying athletes can include their proof of time during the online registration process. When registering for the 2015 race have the following information ready: link to qualifying time race results, race name, month and year of race, and race distance.

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If the qualifying standard is met after registering for the race, please send request to be included in the elite group to Cap10K Race Office with the following information: confirmation Registration ID, link to qualifying time race results, race name, month and year of race, and race distance. The qualifying time must occur between 1/1/2014 – 4/11/2015. If no official verification is attached, participant will be placed in sub-seeded starting corral.

Equivalent Qualifying Standards

Statesman Capitol 10,000 (10 kilometers)
USA Track & Field Certification: TX10182ETM

Certified Course Records
Men’s Record: Eric ChirChir, 29:24, 2013
Women’s Record: Natalie Nalepa, 33:43, 1997

Race Results Resources

Visit one of the following race results resources to research your personal race results. Search results to find a qualifying time that meets the elite standards listed above to verify elite eligibility. Resources may also be used to complete registration information about participant’s 2015 estimated finish time.

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