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Prize Money

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New York Road Runners is committed to supporting professional, elite and local elite athletes by offering more than $900,000 in prize money annually. Below is the prize money structure for the 2014 race calendar. Athletes must meet the criteria listed below to be eligible.

Athletes who have served a doping suspension of two months or longer are not eligible to receive prize or bonus money in NYRR races.

To qualify for NYRR member prize money and time bonuses, an individual must be a member of NYRR for at least three months prior to the race date, unless otherwise noted.

There is no membership requirement for open prize money and bonuses.

Unless otherwise noted, runners with multiple eligibility for open, masters, and 50+ age-graded categories will be awarded the highest prize money amount only.

Washington Heights Salsa, Blues, and Shamrocks 5K

March 2, 2014

  NYRR Member Prize Money (men and women)
Open
1st $400
2nd $300
3rd $200
4th $100
40+
1st 40+ $150
2nd 40+ $100
3rd 40+ $50
50+
1st 50+ $75
2nd 50+ $50
3rd 50+ $25
  Open Bonus Money
First three men who run under 15:00 $100
First three women who run under 17:00 $100
Race winner who breaks existing course record $100
Men: 14:29, Benson Barus, 2001. Women: 16:25, Aziza Aliyu, 2009.

NYC Half Marathon

March 16, 2014

  Open Prize Money for Men and Women
1st $20,000
2nd $10,000
3rd $5,500
4th $3,500
5th $2,000
6th $1,500
7th $1,000
8th $500
9th $350
10th $300
11th $200
12th $150

  NYRR Member Prize Money for Men and Women
1st $1,500
2nd $1,000
3rd $750
4th $600
5th $500
6th $400
7th $150
8th $100

Scotland Run (10K)

April 5, 2014

  NYRR Member Prize Money for Men and Women
1st $400
2nd $300
3rd $200
4th $100
1st 40+ $150
2nd 40+ $100
3rd 40+ $50
1st 50+ AG $75
2nd 50+ AG $50
3rd 50+ AG $25
  Bonus
$100 bonus to the race winners who breaks existing event record (29:33, Kumsa Adugna Mergersa, 2011 ; 33:22; Liz Costello, 2013)
$100 bonus to first three men under 31:00 and to first three women under 35:00

More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon

April 13, 2014

  Open Prize Money for Women Only
1st $1000
2nd $750
3rd $500
4th $250

Run as One

April 27, 2014

Open Prize Money (Men and Women)
1st $750
2nd $500
3rd $250

*Top NYRR Member from each Borough (men and women) $200

NYRR Team Prize Money (men and women)
1st $500
2nd $250

*Top 3 Open Finishers not eligible for Top Borough Prize Money

UAE Healthy Kidney 10K

May 10

  Open prize money for Men and Women
1st $25,000
2nd $10,000
3rd $5000
4th $3000
5th $2000
6th $1000
7th $800
8th $600

  NYRR Member Prize Money for Men and Women
1st $1000
2nd $750
3rd $500
4th $250
5th $100
  
Zayed Bonus (men and women) - $30,000 for Central Park record (27:35, Leonard Patrick Komon, 2011 / 30:44, Lornah Kiplagat, 2002)

Brooklyn Half

May 17, 2014

Open Prize Money (Men and Women)
1st $1,000
2nd $700
3rd $500
4th $200
5th $100

Oakley New York Mini 10K

June 14, 2014

  Open Prize Money for Women Only
1st $10,000
2nd $5000
3rd $3500
4th $2500
5th $1500

  USA Citizen Prize Money for Women Only
1st $5000
2nd $2500
3rd $1250
4th $750
5th $500

  NYRR Member Prize Money for Women Only
1st $1000
2nd $750
3rd $350
1st 40+ $200
2nd 40+ $100
3rd 40+ $100

Portugal Day

June 16

  NYRR Member Prize Money for Men Only
1st $400
2nd $300
3rd $200
4th $100
1st 40+ $150
2nd 40+ $100
3rd 40+ $50
1st 50+ AG $75
2nd 50+ AG $50
3rd 50+ AG $25

  Bonus
$100 Bonus to men's race winner who breaks existing event record (23:08, Worku Beyi, 2007)
$100 Bonus to first three men under 24:45

FRNY Pride Run

June 28, 2014

NYRR Team Prize Money (men and women)
1st $300
2nd $200
3rd $150
4th $100
5th $50

NYRR Team Prize Money (Highest Number of Participants)
1st $200
2nd $200
3rd $200
4th $200
5th $200

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