Name: Mercedes-Benz Marathon & Half Marathon

Distance: Marathon, Half Marathon

Date: Feb 16, 2020

City: Birmingham

State: AL

Country: USA

Size: 3,000 when combined with half marathon on same day

Web site: www.mercedesmarathon.com

Prize money: $19,650 in two events combined, plus bonuses, in 2019. Expected to be similar in 2020.

First place male: Marathon (2019): $2,500 (5 deep); $300 masters; $100 grand masters $500 U.S. citizen; $200 wheelchair (3 deep); $250 Birmingham area. Half marathon: $1,000 (3 deep); $150 masters; $50 grand masters; $500 U.S. citizen; $200 wheelchair (3 deep).

First place female: Marathon (2019): $2,500; $300 masters; $100 grand masters $500 U.S. citizen. Half marathon: $1,000; $150 masters; $100 grand masters; $500 U.S. citizen; $250 local; $200 wheelchair.

Bonuses: ER (either marathon or half): $1,000. Male 2:18:48, Female 2:35:33 in marathon. Male 1:03:38, Female 1:12:00 in half marathon.

Prize website: http://www.mercedesmarathon.com/tyfoon/site/fckeditor/2018%20Prize%20Purse.pdf

History website: www.mercedesmarathon.com/about.php

Last year male winning time: 2:18:36 in 2018 (Tidrek Nurme)

Last year female winning time: 2:46:10 in 2018 (Gladys Cheboi)

Last year results website: https://www.mercedesmarathon.com/race-results.php

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Large race: Yes

Prize money: Yes

Expo: Yes

Expo website: http://mercedesmarathon.com/vendors.php

Notes: Double dipping OK.

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