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$245,000 Prize Money at stake in Rio - World Half Marathon

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MonteCarloA total prize purse of US$245,000 will be paid by the IAAF at the IAAF / CAIXA World Half Marathon Championships in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday 12 October.

There are two competitions, a men’s race and a women’s race, to be contested, with the following awards applicable for the top six finishers in the individual and team standings of both:

(all amounts are in US$)

Place / Prize

Individual
1st - 30,000
2nd - 15,000
3rd - 10,000
4th - 7000
5th - 5000
6th - 3000

Teams
1st - 15,000
2nd - 12,000
3rd - 9000
4th - 7500
5th - 6000
6th - 3000


IAAF

NOTE: The payment of all individual and team prize money is dependant upon athletes undergoing and clearing the usual anti-doping procedures.