Elite runners from outside New England or New York that have reached the standards above, can still receive complimentary entry into the event. Athletes must submit a completed Elite Runner Questionnaire and a running resume/biography to the HMF Elite Coordinator by August 1, 2017 to be considered for elite athlete status and to receive elite athlete benefits. Please be advised, the event only has a limited number of elite entries available.
Athletes will be notified in mid-August if they have been accepted into the Elite Program. Elite athletes in the marathon or half marathon are provided with complimentary entry. No travel assistance or accommodations are provided.
Federal Income Tax Withholding on Prize Money:
- To avoid a 30% tax on your prize money, US and Resident Foreign Athletes must possess a Social Security # and submit a copy of his/her Social Security Card.
- Non-Resident Athletes are subject to a 30% Federal Income Tax withholding
- For more information on USA Track & Field and on Non-Resident Tax Withholding, please contact the national USATF office at 317.261.0500
The Eversource Hartford Marathon also has a Seeded Entrant option for qualified runners. More…