Sunday, February 20, 2011

100k for half marathon world record at any 13.1 half

Runners World reports that US Road Sports & Entertainment Group (USRS) announced the largest single half marathon prize in U.S. history. USRS will award $100,000 to the winner of any 13.1 Marathon® Series race whose time breaks the world half marathon record. Additionally, USRS will award $50,000 to any U.S. citizen who wins any 13.1 Marathon® Series race and whose time breaks the U.S. half marathon record.