Name: Scotiabank Calgary Marathon (postponed from May 31). ELITE PROGRAM SUSPENDED
Date: Sep 19, 2021
Size: 5,600 in 2016: 800 in marathon in 2016; 2,800 in half marathon; 3,000 in 5K.
Web site: https://calgarymarathon.com/info/
Prize money: TBA in 2021. Previously $18,600 total. $12,000 marathon open; $3,600 Canadians only; $3,000 in half marathon. Plus bonuses.
First place male: TBA in 2021. Previously: Marathon: $3,000 (3 deep); awards halved if fail to break 2:25; $1,000 Canadian only. Half marathon: $750; awards halved if fail to break 1:08.
First place female: TBA in 2021. Previously: Marathon: $3,000 (3 deep); awards halved if fail to break 2:45. $1,000 Canadian only. Half marathon: $750; awards halved if fail to break 1:20.
Bonuses: CR (M/F): $1,000 (2:16:37 / 2:42:13) See prize web page for substantial time bonuses.
Prize website: https://calgarymarathon.com/info/post-race/#awards
Last year male winning time: 2:19:14 in 2019 (Marathon; Jonathan Kipchirchir Chesoo); 1:10:55 (half marathon; Gareth Hadfield)
Last year female winning time: 2:51:04 in 2019 (Leanne Classon); 1:23:43 (half marathon; Lynsey Romano)
Last year results website: https://calgarymarathon.com/results/
Notes: Elite program has been suspended in 2021 because of border closures and capacity limits. Suspension may last until race date. Check back at website.