Name: Deseret News Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, & 5K
Distance: Marathon, half marathon, 10K
Date: Jul 24, 2023
City: Salt Lake City
Size: 2,600 in 3 events combined.
Web site: https://run.deseret.com/races/marathon
Prize money: $10,500 total. Utah residents only. $3,500 each in marathon, half marathon, and 10K.
First place male: $1,000 (Utah residents only; three deep) in marathon, half marathon, and 10K
First place female: $1,000 (Utah residents only; three deep) in marathon, half marathon, and 10K
Prize website: https://run.deseret.com/races/marathon
Last year male winning time: 2:28:10 in 2022 (marathon; Jonathan Kotter); 1:04:54 (half marathon; Eric Nelson); 27:54 (10K; Jared Ward)
Last year female winning time: 2:57:29 in 2022 (marathon; Ashley Paulson); 1:14:06 (half marathon; Tori Parkinson); 32:20 (10K; Jessica Watychowicz)
Last year results website: http://www.theracetime.com/desertnewsclassic/
Notes: Large elevation drops in each race.