Name: Amway River Bank Run 25K (U.S. Championships), 10K, & 5K (VIRTUAL IN 2020)
Distance: 25K, 10K, 5K
Date: Oct 24, 2020
City: Grand Rapids
Size: 15,000 (3 events combined)
Web site: https://amwayriverbankrun.com/
Prize money: NONE IN 2020 VIRTUAL RACE $116,400 including all races: $117,300 guaranteed in 25K and $4,000 in 10K plus 5K. Also $20,000 available in record bonuses (see below).
First place male: 25K: $10,000 (10 deep); $1,500 masters (5 deep). Extra $2,500 for man winning the gender challenge (women given head start). 10K & 5K: $500 (3 deep); wheelchair $1,300 (Open Quad), $800 (handcycle)
First place female: 25K: $10,000 (10 deep); $1,500 masters (5 deep). Extra $2,500 for woman winning the gender challenge (women given head start). 10K & 5K: $500 (3 deep); wheelchair $1,300 (Open Quad), $800 (handcycle)
Bonuses: World Record (25K, M/F) $10,000; American Record (25K, M/F): $10,000. American who sets WR receives bonus for both WR and AR, i.e. $20,000
Prize website: https://amwayriverbankrun.com/prize-purse/
Last year male winning time: 1:13:46 in 2019 25K (Parker Stinson)
Last year female winning time: 1:23:50 in 2019 25k (Emma Bates)
Last year results website: https://amwayriverbankrun.com/race-results/
Notes: U.S. 25K: Double dipping allowed. More info for elites: https://amwayriverbankrun.com/elite-athletes/.