Prize Purse & Age Group Awards
The top three overall finishers in all four competitive amateur races will now receive cash awards AND an Elemnt Rival GPS Watch from our partner Wahoo Fitness! We are committed to supporting runners at all levels and are proud to announce a total prize purse of $35,000 for the 36th Annual Carlsbad 5000 and Elite Invitational! Full details of amateur prize purse and eligibility below.
Prize Purse – Masters (40 & over) and Open (39 & under)
Awards are equal for men’s and women’s races
$400 + Wahoo Elemnt Rival GPS Watch
$250 + Wahoo Elemnt Rival GPS Watch
$150 + Wahoo Elemnt Rival GPS Watch
Age Group Awards: 5k
In addition to cash and prizes for overall race winners, the top three men and women in each of the age groups listed below will receive age group award medals.
14 & Under | 15-19 | 20-24 | 25-29 | 30-34 | 35-39 | 40-44 | 45-49 | 50-54 | 55-59 | 60-64 | 65-69 | 70-74 | 75-79 | 80-85 | 85-90 | 90+
Age Group Awards: Junior Carlsbad
The top three boys and girls in each of the age groups listed below will receive age group award medals. Runners ages 4-6 qualify for awards in the 1/2 Mile distance. Runners ages 7-12 qualify for awards in the 1 Mile distance.
4 year olds | 5-6 | 7-8 | 9-10 | 11-12
About the Prize Purse
- Awards for overall race winners based on gun time results
- Age-group awards based on chip time results
- Participants are only eligible for awards in their appropriate age & gender division race
- A review of the results will occur prior to prize distribution
- Decisions of the race director are final and cannot be contested
Collecting Your Award
All cash and prizes must be collected in person on race day from our official results and awards tent located in the Health & Fitness Expo. Awards will not be given after the conclusion of the event and prizes will not be mailed.