Prize Money and Awards Including Course Record Bonuses!

The Carmel Marathon, Carmel Half Marathon, and 8K events will offer a combined prize purse of $6,300, plus $3,000 in bonuses. Purse money will be given to the top three male and female participants for the marathon, half marathon, and 8K. The Carmel 5K will be awards only with no cash purse.

Age group awards will be given to the top three finishers in each age group for all events.

The cash awards for the 8K will be presented at 9:00 a.m. on the west entrance of the Palladium by the Tom Wood car display. The awards presentation for the Carmel Half Marathon will take place at 11:00 a.m., with the Carmel Marathon awards to follow at 11:45 a.m.

All age group awards should be picked up at the RESULTS TENT located next to the finish line.

Age Group Awards

Awards are top-3 Male and Female for the following age groups:

  • Marathon: 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

  • Half Marathon: 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+

  • Carmel 8K: under 10, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+

  • Carmel 5K: under 10, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+

Event Cash Purse Payout

Marathon Purse:
1st place Male and Female = $750
2nd place Male and Female = $500
3rd place Male and Female = $250

Half Marathon Purse:
1st place Male and Female = $500
2nd place Male and Female = $300
3rd place Male and Female = $200

Carmel 8K Purse:
1st place Male and Female = $300
2nd place Male and Female = $200
3rd place Male and Female = $100

Bonuses Announced

The Carmel Road Racing Group will pay $500 bonus if a new course record is set for the marathon, half marathon or 8K. A bonus is not available for the Carmel 5K.

Course Records

Marathon
Male = 2:21:46 (2014, Jesse Davis)
Female = 2:42:13 (2012, Leah Thorvilson)

Half Marathon
Male = 1:04:51 (2014, George Towett)
Female = 1:16:50 (2012, Mariska Kramer)

Carmel 8K
Male = 23:05 (2011, Bobby Mack)
Female = 27:38 (2013, Ogla Kimayio)

Carmel 5K
Male = 16:23 (2015, Chase McQueen)
Female = 19:35 (2015, Eva Brungard)