2016 Elite Runners - Confirmed Entries, as of Sept. 23, 2016:

* As of 8/23/16, the race committee has closed the international elite field for new inquiries. The elite field remains open for local/regional athletes.

(Bib numbers listed below)

FULL MARATHON, MEN (18)
40. Abednego Kiprop Bett, Kenya
10. Stanley Boen, Kenya
14. Wilson Chepkwony, Kenya
34. Mitch Dietrich, Bettendorf, IA
16. Robert Gititu, Kenya
30. Patrick Jenkins, LaCrosse, WI
24. Peter Kariuki, Kenya
8. Abu Kebede Diriba, Ethiopia
36. Richard Kessio*, Kenya
2. Sammy Malakwen, Kenya
26. Polycarp Nyansikera, Kenya
32. Luke Padesky, Moline, IL
12. Abraham Kiprop Rutto, Kenya
4. Werkuneh Seyoum Aboye, Ethiopia
18. Edward Tabut, Kenya
28. Fikadu Teferi, Ethiopia
6. Hillary Too, Kenya
20. David Tuwei, Kenya
22. Tewodros Zewdu, Ethiopia

FULL MARATHON, WOMEN (6)
3. Meseret Ali Basa, Ethiopia
9. Jenna Fiorillo, West Chester, PA
7. Bose Gemeda Assefa, Ethiopia
5. Bizuwork Getahun Kasaye, Ethiopia
1. Hirut Guangul, Ethiopia
11. Therese Howe, Madison, WI

HALF MARATHON, MEN (14)
7021. Arturs Bareikis, Midlothian, IL
7024. Logan Beausoleil, Bettendorf, IA
7014. Zakayo Biwot, Kenya
7002. Evans Chelanga, Kenya
7000. Benson Cheruiyot, Kenya
7018. Bryan Glass*, Springfield, IL
7008. Richard Kandie, Kenya
7019. Aron Kehoe, Burlington, IA
7012. Phil McNeal, Romeoville, IL
7004. Brandon Mull, Chicago, IL
7016. Jeff Paul, LeClaire, IA
7020. Julius Rotich*, Des Moines, IA
7006. Johnny Rutford, Omaha, NE
7010. Elly Sang, Kenya
7022. Neil Weerakoon*, Downers Grove, IL

HALF MARATHON, WOMEN (3)
7005. Angi Mook, Terre Haute, IN
7003. Andrea Rediger, Minneapolis, MN 
7007. Rebecca Wilder, Davenport, IA
7001. Jebichi Yator, Kenya
 

*Masters

Scratch from field