Name: Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run
Distance: 10 Mile
Date: Apr 11, 2021
Size: 16,000; 3,000 in accompanying 5K
Web site: www.cherryblossom.org
Prize money: TBD. In (cancelled) 2020 race: $65,000 total in 10 Mile only, plus bonuses: $40,000 international, $25,000 for U.S. runners. Also $2,000 for local teams.
First place male: TBD. In 2020: $8,000 open (10 deep); $5,000 U.S. winner (U.S. runners may double-dip) 10 deep. Eligible for $10,000 PRRO Super Bonus at annual PRRO Championship (see notes).
First place female: TBD. In 2020: $8,000 open (10 deep); $5,000 U.,S. winner (U.S. runners may double-dip); 10 deep. Eligible for $10,000 PRRO Super Bonus at annual PRRO Championship (see notes).
Bonuses: TBD. WR (M/F; 44:23 / 51:44): $10,000. AR (M/F; 46:13 / 52:12): $10,000. Time bonuses: $1,000 for first sub-46:00 man, first sub-52:00 woman; $750 for second sub-46:00 man, second sub-52:00 woman. Male and female winners eligible for $10,000 PRRO Circuit Super Bonus or $1,500 PRRO Individual Event Champion's bonus at annual PRRO Championship. See https://www.prro.org/races.html
Prize website: http://www.cherryblossom.org/theraces/10mawards.php
History website: https://www.arrs.run/HP_ChB10.htm
Last year male winning time: 45:36 in 2019 (Jemal Yimer)
Last year female winning time: 50:42 in 2019 (Rosemary Wanjiru)
Last year results website: http://www.cherryblossom.org/aboutus/results.php
Notes: 2020 race was cancelled. WR bonus ($10,000) for women is ARRS single-sex race. Double-dipping OK for U.S. runners. Part of 2018-2019 PRRO circuit See PRRO prize site for details: https://www.prro.org/index.htm