Elite runners in the MK Marathon

Elite Entries & Awards

Mk Marathon elite entry places

The Milton Keynes Marathon would like to invite elite runners to take part in our event free of charge.

The Milton Keynes Marathon course is fully compliant with IAAF measurement regulations and times run in the Milton Keynes Marathon qualify for good for age times for all major marathon events.

We are a proud member of the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS). The Milton Keynes Marathon can be viewed along with all other AIMS associated races on the AIMS event calendar at the following link: http://aimsworldrunning.com/Calendar.htm

We would like to hear from runners who have achieved the following times in 2017/18, evidence will be required to gain free entry:

  • Half Marathon under 1:11:00 for men & 1:21:00 for women
  • Marathon time under 2:36:00 for men & under 3:00:00 for women

Please EMAIL US with a link to your qualifying results to progress your free elite entry place.

Please note all competition times will be based on your Gun time and not your Chip time.



  • Rocket 5k @ 10:00
  • Awards will be presented at the Rocket 5k finish area


  • Superhero Fun Run @ 11:00
  • Half Marathon @ 12:00
  • Marathon @ 14:00
  • Marathon Relay @14:15
  • Awards will be presented on the main stage in the Race Village.


4 x £100 prize fund for the fastest Marathon Relay team who can beat the current course record.

MKM Prizes 2019
1st Place Marathon £200.00 £200.00
2nd Place Marathon £125.00 £125.00
3rd Place Marathon £100.00 £100.00
Male Vet 40 (MV40) * £50.00
Female Vet 35 (FV35) * £50.00
Male Vet 50 (MV50) * £50.00
Female Vet 45 (FV45) * £50.00
Male Vet 60 (MV60) * £50.00
Female Vet 55 (FV55) * £50.00
Male Vet 70 (MV70) * £50.00
Female Vet 65 (FV65) * £50.00
Course Record Marathon  £300.00 £300.00
1st Place Half Marathon £150.00 £150.00
2nd Place Half Marathon £100.00 £100.00
3rd Place Half Marathon £75.00 £75.00
Male Vet 40 (MV40) * £50.00
Female Vet 35 (FV35) * £50.00
Male Vet 50 (MV50) * £50.00
Female Vet 45 (FV45) * £50.00
Male Vet 60 (MV60) * £50.00
Female Vet 55 (FV55) * £50.00
Male Vet 70 (MV70) * £50.00
Female Vet 65 (FV65) * £50.00
Course Record Half Marathon  £250.00 £250.00
  1. All cash prizes will be in the form of Up & Running or sports brand vouchers
  2. * Age Catagory prizes will be posted to you after the event
  3. A complimentary place in the following years event will be offered to all prize winners
  4. Overall winners will not qualify for their age group category awards
  5. Any Course Record Prizes will be posted to the winners after the event

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More Information

If you have any questions or queries regarding the MK Marathon and Supporting Events please refer to our comprehensive Common Questions section of our website or click here

Email: run@miltonkeynesmarathon.co.uk