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 to the right to be eligible.
|NYRR Member Prize Money (men and women)|
|Must be NYRR member for three months prior to race day|
|Top 3 Men Under 47:45||$100|
|Male winner who breaks the event record (47:19, Degefa Yigezu Diriba, 2013)||$100|
|Top 3 Women Under 53:30||$100|
|Female winner who breaks the event record (50:50, Delilah DiCrescenzo, 2012)||$100|
|Open prize money for men and women (NYRR membership not required):|
|Top 3 Men Under 19:00||$100|
|Male winner who breaks course record (18:11, Stephen Furst, 2010)||$100|
|Top 3 Women Under 23:00||$100|
|Female winner who breaks course record (20:51, Desiree Davila, 2010)||$100|
Athletes must meet the criteria listed below to be eligible for any 2014 NYRR Prize Money.
The following races include time and course record bonuses. NYRR Membership is not required. Time Bonus limited to the top three finishers and Course Record Bonus limited to the top finisher to break the existing record
|Event||*Men's Time Bonus||#Men's Event Record||*Women's Time Bonus||#Women's Event Record|
|Joe Kleinerman 10K||31:00||29:17||35:00||32.56|
|Washington Heights 5K||15:00||14:29||17:00||16:25|
|Scotland 10K Run||31:00||29:33||35:00||33:22|
Portugal Day 5-Mile
|Grete's Great Gallop||1:08:45||1:02:56||1:16:30||1:12:33|
|Ted Corbitt 15K||47:45||47:19||53:30||50:50|
|*$100 to top three men and women to run under these times|
|#$100 to top male or female winner to break event record|
The following races include team prize money: Brooklyn Half, Dash to the Finish 5k, Harlem 5k, and Grete’s Great Gallop.