The OC Marathon Schedule of Prizes and Age Division Awards

The US BANK OC Marathon Schedule of Prizes and Age Division Awards

  • All Full Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5K Finishers will receive a Finisher's Medal.
  • Age Division awards are given in the Full Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K.
  • The top 3 Male and Female finishers in the Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K age divisions (unless otherwise noted) will receive a commemorative OC Marathon Medal in the following age categories: 15&U (5K only), 14-15 (Half Marathon only), 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+ 

Prize money is awarded for the Full Marathon and Half Marathon for overall winners as described below in the categories of Elite, Cal-Edge qualifying Athletes, Wheelchair Athletes and Masters participants. 

 

PRIZE PURSE

The US BANK OC Marathon prize purse increases to $27,000 with more than $10,000 designated for California athletes.

The U.S. Bank OC Marathon has launched the Cal-Edge Athlete Development Program, increasing the total prize purse to $27,000 with more than $10,000 designated for California athletes. The $27,000 prize money will be split among top finishing athletes in several categories, including more than $10,000 in the Cal-Edge Athlete Development prize purse. Qualifying Half marathon and Marathon prize purse winners will be awarded prize money, as outlined below.

All prize purse winners must abide by the rules and regulations described below.


OC Marathon Prizes

 

FULL MARATHON PRIZES
 
TIME BONUS (Full Marathon)

 

Male Sub 2:15:00 *

$500

Female Sub 2:37:00 *

$500

Male Sub 2:18:00 *

$250

Female Sub 2:43:00 *

$250

*Official times based on gun time, not chip time.

 

 

 

OVERALL PLACEMENT

Male

Female

First Place

$2,000

$2,000

Second Place

$750

$750

Third Place

$500

$500


 

 

 

CAL EDGE PLACEMENT

Male

Female

First Place

$2,000

$2,000

Second Place

$1,000

$1,000

Third Place

$500

$500

* Current California government issued proof of residency will be required to claim cash award.


 

 

 

MASTERS PLACEMENT

Male

Female

First Place

$500

$500

Second Place

$250

$250

Third Place

$100

$100


 

 

 

WHEELCHAIR (FULL MARATHON)

Male

Female

First Place

$250

$250

Second Place

$150

$150

Third Place

$100

$100

 

HALF MARATHON PRIZES
 
TIME BONUS (Half Marathon)

 

Male Sub 1:05:00 *

$250

 

 

Female Sub 1:15:00 *

$250

 

 

*Official times based on gun time, not chip time.

 

 

 

OVERALL PLACEMENT

Male

Female

First Place

$1,000

$1,000

Second Place

$500

$500

Third Place

$250

$250


 

 

 

CAL EDGE PLACEMENT

Male

Female

First Place

$700

$700

Second Place

$500

$500

Third Place

$200

$200

* Current California government issued proof of residency will be required to claim cash award.


 

 

 

MASTERS PLACEMENT

Male

Female

First Place

$250

$250

Second Place

$150

$150

Third Place

$100

$100


Rules and Regulations

PRIZE PURSE AND AWARDS REGULATIONS:

  • All prize purse awards are based only on gun time, not chip time.

  • Prize Purse and all age division winners must be officially registered in the race they are claiming the prize or award in.

  • The OC Marathon promotes a drug free environment to inspire true sport and encourage clean competition. All athletes who compete and participate in the OC Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K are subject to formal drug testing, in compliance with IAAF Rule 55 and USA Track and Field. Any athlete that tests positive for banned substances, or who refuses to take the drug test will be disqualified from the OC Marathon events and will be ineligible for any future events and loses their right to cash prizes and awards.

  • All Cal-Edge Athletes in the Marathon and Half Marathon prize purse winners must have CURRENT California resident government issued identification to be awarded cash award. Proof of residency will be required to claim cash award. Participant’s race registration must reflect California address.

  • Collegiate athletes are subject to the rules and regulations set forth by the governing agency for which they participate. Acceptance of prize money may affect the participant’s eligibility as an amateur athlete for intercollegiate athletics.

  • Winners can qualify for more than one category, for example if you are a California resident who placed 1st overall you will also receive the cash award for both the California resident marathon winner and overall winner. 

  • Master finishers, marathon finishers and half marathon finishers who receive cash prizes are not eligible for age group awards.