Elite Runner Program


You must have run a qualifying time (or faster) in the current or previous calendar year to qualify for elite status at the Oak Tree. The time must be from an officially timed race in a half marathon or 10k.

Half Marathon Standard
Male 1:25:00 (half) or 39:00.0 (10k)
Female 1:35:00 (half) or 44:00.0 (10k)


Free race entry, personalized bib, and all other runner benefits

To Register

Step One
E-mail oaktree@geneseevalleyconservancy.org with your First and Last Name, which race you wish to run, your qualifying time, and a link to those race results for confirmation.

Step Two
Once your time is confirmed, you will be emailed a registration code to use for online registration.


To register as an elite you must send information in and be registered before August 1.

Course Records

Half Marathon
Male 1:08.27 (Kip Tisia 2014 – Stotan Racing)
Female 1:23.39 (Katherine Aldridge 2008)
If a new course record is set, the individual will receive $100.