Age group awards will also be presented to the top 3 male and female in each age group, starting at 19 & Under and going to 85+ in 5 year increments. 19 & Under, 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+. Age group awards are presented for the Austin Marathon presented by NXP and the Austin Half Marathon.
- Athlete pays the normal registration fee.
- Guides will not be charged a registration fee, but they are required to register for the event. Guides will not receive a timing chip, bib number, t-shirt or goody bag.
- Athlete must show a physician’s or optometrist’s verification of status as visually impaired according to the above classifications when they pick up their packet at the expo. Dr. Laura Miller will provide official review of the verification of status.
All awards are based on chip time for overall top 3 Male and top 3 Female in each division.
- Half Marathon
Upon successful registration, runners need to send their classification certification to Greer, email@example.com. The certification can come from a doctor or low vision specialist. Athletes that have questions or are looking for more information can contact Greer.
Elite athletes will compete in the marathon for a prize purse totaling $10,000. The program will be capped at 20 total marathoners: 10 male and 10 female.
Prize Purse: $10,000 total – Five deep for male and female
$5000 each division
- 1st – $2000
- 2nd – $1500
- 3rd – $800
- 4th – $450
- 5th – $250
Visit the Elite Athlete Page for more details