Robert Mbithi 2016 Vitality Reading Half Marathon Male Winner: Robert Mbithi

Jenny Nesbitt 2016 Vitality Reading Half Marathon Female Winner: Jenny Nesbitt


At least £30,000 will go to British athletes with further, achievable monetary rewards for fast times.

Prize money has been set for the top three men and women as well as the top 10 British men and women and an athlete can take both prizes if they qualify. In addition, prize money will go to the top British Under 23s, veterans and wheelchair athletes. Financial bonuses will be rewarded to men who run the course in under 65 minutes and women who run faster than 73 minutes.

Male runners with recent sub 70 minute performances and female runners with recent sub 80 minute performances should contact elite@sweatshop.co.uk including a link to their powerof10 profile for more details.

Prizes

UK Athletes are eligible in 2 individual categories
 
   
Men
 
Women
Open Race
1st   £1,000   £1,000
2nd   £500   £500
3rd   £300   £300
         
British & Irish Prize Money
1st   £3,000   £3,000
2nd   £2,000   £2,000
3rd   £1,500   £1,500
4th   £1,000   £1,000
5th   £350   £350
6th   £250   £250
7th   £200   £200
8th   £175   £175
9th   £150   £150
10th   £100   £100
11th   £80   £80
12th   £70   £70
13th   £60   £60
14th   £50   £50
15th   £45   £45
         
Under 23 Prizemoney (UK Eligibility only)
1st   £750   £750
2nd   £300   £300
3rd   £200   £200
         
Veterans (UK Eligibility Only)
1st (V40) £500 (V35) £500
2nd   £300   £300
3rd   £200   £200
         
1st     (V40) £200
1st (V45) £200 (V45) £200
1st (V50) £150 (V50) £150
1st (V55) £150 (V55) £150
1st (V60) £150 (V60) £150
         
British athlete Time Bonuses
Sub 61 mins   £5,000 (69) £5,000
(62)   £2,500 (70) £2,500
(63)   £1,500 (71) £1,500
(64)   £1,000 (72) £1,000
(65)   £500 (73) £500
         
First athlete under each time eligible for each time bonus. One time bonus only per athlete, maximum of 5 time bonuses awarded in each race
         
Athletic Team – 4 club members to qualify
1st £400 Sweatshop Gift vouchers
2nd £200 Sweatshop Gift vouchers
3rd £100 Sweatshop Gift vouchers


Winners will be notified within 4 weeks of the event. Prizes will be posted to the winner’s registered address.

Please note all competition results are by gun time, not chip time.



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