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Awards and Prize Money

Open and Junior Divisions

Awards

USATF Championship Medals will be awarded to the top 10 individual finishers in the men's and women's open and junior races. The individual awards ceremony will take place immediately following the conclusion of each race.

Prize Money

Place Open Men's Prize Money Open Women's Prize Money
1st $2,000 $2,000
2nd $1,000 $1,000
3rd $800 $800
4th $600 $600
5th $500 $500
6th $400 $400
7th $250 $250
8th $200 $200
9th $150 $150
10th $100 $100

World Cross Country Team Stipends

A total of $18,000 in stipends for Team USA members will be awarded based on the rank order of finish among Team USA members at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships as follows:

Place Open Men's Team Stipend Open Women's Team Stipend
1st $2,500 $2,500
2nd $2,000 $2,000
3rd $1,500 $1,500
4th $1,200 $1,200
5th $900 $900
6th $900 $900

Collegiate athletes with eligibility remaining as well as all high school students are ineligible to receive prize money, in which case prize money will revert to the next lower finisher.

Masters Division

Awards
USATF Championships Medals will be awarded to the top 3 Master men and Master women individual finishers in all 5-year age divisions, from 40-44 to 90+. Team medals will be given to the declared members of the first-, second-, and third-place teams in each 10-year age division, starting with 40+. The Master awards ceremony will take place immediately following the conclusion of each Master race.

Prize Money
$5,000 in Masters Prize Money will be awarded as follows:

Masters Age Graded ($2500)
Place     Men     Women
 
1st         $500       $500
2nd        $300       $300
3rd         $200       $200
4th         $150       $150
5th         $100     $100

All 5-year Age Divisions ($2500)

Place     Men     Women
 
1st          $100       $100

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