Prize Money & Awards

HALF MARATHON PRIZE MONEY:

Overall Finishers (M & W) – $500, $400, $300, $200, $100
Connecticut Runners (M & W) – $150, $100, $50
Course Record BONUS (M & W) – $1,000

Course Records
Men: John Yuda (2001) – 1:02:39
Women: Elaine Van Blunk (1993) – 1:12:06

5K PRIZE MONEY:

Overall Finishers (M & W) – $200, $100, $50

Course Records
Men: Jacob Gurzler (2012) – 15:36
Women: Sharon Lemberger (2012) – 17:46

LUCAS CHALLENGE PRIZE MONEY:

Overall Finishers – Combined Times (M & W) – $200, $100, $50

AWARDS:

Top 3 M & W finishers plus top 3 age category finishers in the half marathon & 5K receive awards. Age categories are as follows:

  • 12 & under (5K only)
  • 13-19 (5K only)
  • 19 & under (half marathon only)
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70-74
  • 75-79
  • 80+

Top 3 M&F Lucas Challenge (combined times) finishers receive awards.

All Lil’ Stags Kids Fun Run finishers receive ribbons.

ELITE ATHLETE POLICY:

The Fairfield Road Races is focusing on attracting top local area runners. Please note updated prize money above. NO TRAVEL OR LODGING STIPENDS PROVIDED! We offer complimentary entry to runners who meet the below standards. Please contact maggie@jbsports.com for details.

5K HALF MARATHON
MEN 15:30 1:10
WOMEN 18:00 1:20

*Qualifying times must be run no sooner than 18 months prior to event (November 2015).