2020 Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend Prize Purse

All values are in CDN $.

All prize money is restricted to the athletes in the elite field unless indicated otherwise.

All prize money will be awarded based on gun time.

2020 Ottawa 10K

Elite Athlete Overall Prize Money

The following prize purse is available for both the men and women’s elite field regardless of nationality.

Position Amount
1 $1,000.00
2 $   500.00
3 $   250.00

Gender Challenge

The Ottawa 10k starts the women ahead of the men and the first runner across the finish line, regardless of gender will win $2,000.

2020 Canadian 10K Championship

The 2020 Ottawa 10K serves as the Canadian 10K Championships. To qualify for Canadian 10K Championship prize money, the athletes must be Canadian citizens, members of Athletics Canada and registered as elite runners.

The following prize purse is available for both the men and women’s field.

Position Amount
1 $6,000.00
2 $4,000.00
3 $3,000.00
4 $2,000.00
5 $1,500.00
6 $1,000.00
7 $   750.00
8 500.00
9 250.00
10 125.00

2020 Ottawa 10k Masters Prize Money

Masters prize money is open to any runners in the elite field that are 40 yrs and older. The top 3 men and women will get:

Position Amount
1 $300.00
2 $200.00
3 $100.00

2020 Ottawa 10k Event Record Bonus

If any runner in the elite field breaks the existing event record, they will win a bonus of $3,000.

  Athlete Year Time
Men’s Record Deriba Merga 2009 27:24
Women’s Record Gladys Cherono 2015 30:56

2020 Ottawa 10k Canadian Record Bonus

If Canadian citizen in the elite field breaks the Canadian National record, they will win a bonus of $1,500.

  Athlete Year Time
Men’s Record Paul McCloy 1987 28:17
Women’s Record Lynn Williams 1989 31:44

2020 Canuck 10K Team Competition

Four Canadians elites will be invited to select three of their compatriots to form a co-ed team of four who will compete for prizing to be split evenly among the team. The top team will also win an additional $1,000 to donate to the participating Scotiabank Charity Challenge charity of their choice.

Position Amount
1 $6,000.00
2 $3,000.00
3 $1,600.00
4 $1,000.00

The Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend has been the host of Athletics Canada’s Canadian 10K Championships from 2015 to 2018, and Canadian Masters Athletics’ 10K Championships in 2017 and 2018!

 

2020 Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon

2020 Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon Open Prize money

The top male and female runners in the elite field will win:

Position Amount
1 $30,000
2 $15,000
3 $10,000
4 $5,000
5 $4,000
6 $3,000
7 $2,000
8 $1,500
9 $1,000
10 $   500

2020 Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon Canadian Prize money

Canadian prize money is open to any Canadian citizens in the elite field that run under 2:25 (men) and 2:50 (women). The top 3 men and women will get:

Position Amount
1 $5,000
2 $2,000
3 $1,000

2020 Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon Masters Prize money

Masters prize money is open to any runners in the marathon that are 40 years and older. The top 3 men and women will get:

Position Amount
1 $500
2 $ 250
3 $ 100

2020 Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon Event Record Bonus

If any athlete in the elite field breaks the existing event record, they will win a bonus of $10,000.

  Athlete Year Time
Men’s Record Yemane Tsegay 2014 2:06:54
Women’s Record Gelete Burka 2018 2:22:17

2020 Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon Canadian Record Bonus

If the first place Canadian citizen finisher in the elite men or women’s field breaks the Canadian national record, they will win a bonus of $15,000.

  Athlete Year Time
Men’s Record Cam Levins 2018 2:09:25
Women’s Record Malindi Elmore 2020 2:24:50

2020 Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon Canadian Time Bonus

The following time bonuses (non-cumulative) are available to Canadian citizens in the elite field.

Men’s time Women’s time Time Bonus
Sub 2:11:30 Sub 2:30:00 $5,000
2:11:30-2:12:59 2:30:00-2:32:59 $3,000
2:13:00-2:14:59 2:33:00-2:35:59 $1,500
2:15:00-2:19:59 2:36:00-2:41:59 $   750