GCM TOLEDO Prize Money • Awards • Medals

Participants in each event will receive a medal and commemorative glass mug after crossing the finish line in the University of Toledo Glass Bowl Stadium.

Participants are not eligible for multiple overall and/or age group awards.

Prize Money & Awards

Up to $6,150 will be distributed to the top 5 runners overall and the overall runner in the masters division.

Prize money awards are equal for men and women. Prize money distribution is based upon gun time results for overall and masters division.

A review of the results will occur prior to prize money disbursements. Decisions of the race referee and jury of appeal are final and cannot be contested. Allow 4-6 weeks for cash prizes.

Overall Cash Prizes

Place Amount
First $1,500
Second $1,000
Third $800
Fourth $600
Fifth $400

Master Division Cash Prizes

Place Amount
First $400
Second $300
Third $200

Masters division competitors are defined as being 40 years old and older.

Masters division runners are NOT eligible for both overall prize money awards and masters division prize money awards. If a masters division runner qualifies for both, he or she will receive the greater of the two amounts.

Handcycle participants are not eligible to receive awards in the push rim wheelchair division.

Additional Marathon Prize Incentives

First male and female to break the current marathon course record wins an additional $500
First male and female to break the current marathon Masters course record wins an additional $200

Age Group Awards — Individuals

The first, second and third place finishers in the following age groups for both men and women will receive awards:

16-19 • 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+

There are no cash awards for relay teams. Decisions of the race referee and jury of appeal are final and cannot be contested.

Group Awards

The first, second and third place teams in the following groups will receive awards:

ALL MALE — (Open, Masters*)
ALL FEMALE — (Open, Masters*)
MIXED — Minimum of 2 females (Open, Masters*)
*All team members must meet the age criteria to be entered in the Masters Division.

FAMILY — Any combination from one family (Family or Relations)
CORPORATION — Any combination from one corporation
SCHOOL — Any combination from one school, faculty or students

Prize Money & Awards

Up to $3,850 will be distributed to the top 5 runners overall and the overall runner in the masters division. Prize money awards are equal for men and women.

Prize money distribution is based upon gun time results for overall and masters division.

A review of the results will occur prior to prize money disbursements. Decisions of the race referee and jury of appeal are final and cannot be contested. Allow 4-6 weeks for cash prizes.

Overall Cash Prizes

Place Amount
First $1,000
Second $800
Third $600
Fourth $400
Fifth $300

Master Division Cash Prizes

Place Amount
First $300
Second $200
Third $100

Masters division competitors are defined as being 40 years old and older.

Masters division runners are NOT eligible for both overall prize money awards and masters division prize money awards. If a masters division runner qualifies for both, he or she will receive the greater of the two amounts.

Additional Half Marathon Prize Incentives

First male and female to break the current half marathon course record wins an additional $500
First male and female to break the current half marathon Masters course record wins an additional $150

Age Group Awards — Individuals

The first, second and third place finishers in the following age groups for both men and women will receive awards:

13-15 • 16-19 • 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+

Awards

Awards are equal for men and women.

Awards distribution is based upon gun time results for overall and masters division.

Decisions of the race referee and jury of appeal are final and cannot be contested.

Overall Awards

Overall Winner $300
Second Place $200
Third Place $100

Masters Division Awards

Overall Masters Winner $150

Masters division competitors are defined as being 40 years old and older.

Masters division runners are NOT eligible for both overall awards and masters division awards. If a masters division runner qualifies for both, he or she will receive the greater of the two amounts.

Age Group Awards — Individuals

The first, second and third place finishers in the following age groups for both men and women will receive awards:

9 & under • 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 • 75-79 • 80+

ELITE RUNNERS

The Mercy Health Glass City Marathon and Owens Corning Half Marathon invite athletes to inquire about participation in our event. The race will distribute complimentary entries based on demonstrated past performance. Elite BIB placement is limited and these participants will receive placement in the front of the pack at the beginning of the race.

Each request must provide the web address for the race results that document a comparable performance recorded within the last two years. Please note that the Mercy Health Glass City Marathon does not provide appearance fees, hotel accommodations or travel reimbursement.

Category

Marathon

Half

5k

Elite Male 2:27 1:08
Elite Male Masters 2:40 1:15
Elite Female 3:00 1:25
Elite Female Masters 3:12 1:25

COURSE RECORDS

MARATHON OVERALL

Aaron Cooper 2:20:58 (2018)
Maura Lemon 2:45:37 (2018)

MARATHON MASTERS

Matt Folk 2:36:37 (2017)
Laura Wetz 2:52:33 (2018)

HALF MARATHON OVERALL

John Gathaiya 01:03:47 (2017)
Susan Jerotich 1:13:25 (2017)

HALF MARATHON MASTERS

Richard Kessio 1:06:27 (2016)
Tammy Nowik 1:25:00 (2015)

5K OVERALL

Elijah Rugut 14:55 (2019)
Rachel Dickman 18:01 (2018)

5K MASTERS

Julius Kiptoo 16:16 (2019)
Bonnie Handfield-Jones 21:57 (2018)

Zero-Tolerance Policy

The Toledo RoadRunners Club has a zero-tolerance policy regarding the use of performance enhancing drugs (PEDS). Any athlete who has been determined to have violated anti-doping rules or policies and is currently serving suspension, whether enforced by the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF), the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), or any other national sports federation is ineligible to compete for any prizes associated with events sponsored by the Toledo RoadRunners Club. The Toledo RoadRunners Club reserves the right to conduct pre and post-competition testing for any and all performance enhancing drugs (PEDS) listed on the current WADA Prohibited List. Any athlete who refuses to submit to anti-doping controls, if selected for testing, shall be disqualified and subject to a lifetime ban from any Toledo RoadRunners event.

APPLY FOR ENTRY

Please submit your request here. The deadline for applications is March 31st of the event year. No applications will be considered if received after the deadline.


Your Gender? MaleFemale



Provide the web address for race results that document a comparable performance recorded within the last two years.

Are you a Toledo Roadrunners Club member? YesNo

In which event do you wish to participate? (* required)
Mercy Health Glass City MarathonOwens Corning Half MarathonSavage 5k

How many times have you run Glass City in the past?

Have you previously won the Glass City Marathon? YesNo

If so, what year/s did you win the Glass City Marathon?

Have you previously won the Owens Corning Half Marathon? YesNo

If so, what year/s did you win Half Marathon?

How long have you been competitively running?

Are you represented by a coach or agent? YesNo

How did you hear about the Mercy Health Glass City Marathon?

Will you make yourself available to support runner questions at the Expo? YesNo