Elite Athletes

Be a part of one of the fastest and most scenic events in the country! Inquiries will be accepted between January 1 and April 1, 2022. Considerations for entry, travel or lodging assistance will be based upon the depth of the field and the availability of budgeted funds at the time of inquiry.


How to Enter

To be considered for an elite entry into the 2022 Grandma’s Marathon or Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon, please submit your updated running resume highlighting your best performances during the past two years in distances of a half marathon or longer.

Please send your resume any time after January 1, 2022 to our Elite Athlete & Administration Director Sarah Culver via email at sarah@grandmasmarathon.com.


Prize Money


Future Grandma’s Marathon Dates

June 17, 2023
June 22, 2024
June 21, 2025
June 20, 2026
June 19, 2027
June 17, 2028
June 16, 2029
June 22, 2030