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Awards & Prize Money

$30,000 total purse

  • $25,000 for Open Menís and Womenís
  • $5,000 for Masters

Awards - Open Division
USATF Championships Medals will be awarded to the top 10 individual finishers in the men's and women's open races and to the declared members of the men's and women's first-, second-, and third-place teams.

A total of $25,000 in team prize money will be awarded to the top Open men's and women's teams as follows:

Prize money:

Team Place Men Women
1st $5,000 $5,000
2nd $3,000 $3,000
3rd $2,000 $2,000
4th $1,500 $1,500
5th $1,000 $1,000

Awards - Masters Divisions
USATF Championships Medals will be awarded to the top 3 men's and women's individual finishers in all age divisions from 40-44 to 90+ and to the declared members of first-, second-, and third-place teams in each division.

Championship patches will be awarded to the winners of each age division and to the declared members of the winning team in each division.

Prize money:
A total of $5,000 in team prize money will be awarded to the top masters teams as follows:

Team Place Masters Men Masters Women
40+ 50+ 60+ 70+ 40+ 50+ 60+
1st $625 $625 $375 $375 $375 $375 $375
2nd $325 $325 $195 $195 $195
3rd $175 $175 $105 $105 $105

Awards Ceremony & Post Race Celebration
The Official Awards Ceremony will be held at Dale Earnhardt Jrís Whiskey River within the EpiCentre of Uptown Charlotte from 5pm until 7pm. Complimentary appetizers and hors d'oeuvres will be served with non-alcoholic and alcoholic drinks available for purchase at special prices. An Post Race Celebration will be at Strike City, also within the EpiCentre, but this will be an informal gathering with beverage specials offered for any interested participants associated with the Championships after the Awards Ceremony.
 
All competing athletes will be given complimentary wristbands for free access into the Awards Ceremony, plus free cover before 11 pm at Whiskey River, Suite & BlackFinn within the EpiCentre in Uptown Charlotte. All non-competing attendees will have to purchase a wristband for $5 at packet pick-up to gain the same access of the competing athlete.  No wristbands will be sold at the door.

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