Minnesota’s Annual Rite of Spring

April 24 – 25, 2020

Get in Gear Events

Prize Money and Awards

Get in Gear is committed to recognizing finishers for their achievements at our events.

Awards not presented on race day will be sent via US Post from the Get in Gear office by the last week of May. If you do not receive your package by the middle of June, please contact the office.

Race Day Awards

The following awards will be given on race day at the podium near the start/finish line:

Individual Awards

  • 5K: 1st place male and female
  • 10K: 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female
  • 10 Mile: 1st place male and female
  • Half Marathon: 1st place male and female

RRCA 10K State Championship Male and Female

  • Open (under 40)
  • Master (40-49)
  • Grand Master (50-59)
  • Senior Grand Master (60+)

10K Open, Master’s and Bonus Prize Money

Over $6,000 in prize monies and performance incentives are paid out to athletes in the Get in Gear 10K. Prize money is cumulative; if an athlete breaks the course record they will receive bonus incentives in addition to open prize money.

Open Prize Money

PlaceMaleFemaleTotal
1$1000$1000$2000
2$500$500$1000
3$250$250$500
Total$1750$1750$3500

Masters Prize Money

PlaceMaleFemaleTotal
1$500$500$1000
2$250$250$500
3$100$100$200
Total$850$850$1700

Bonus Money

BonusAmount
Male Sub 30:00$200
Female Sub 34:00$200
Male Course Record
28:45 (1994)
$500
Female Course Record
32:15 (2019)
$500
Male First Minnesota Finisher
* Must have valid MN driver’s license to confirm residency ON RACE DAY to receive award
$250
Female First Minnesota Finisher
* Must have valid MN driver’s license to confirm residency ON RACE DAY to receive award
$250
Total$1900

Previous year’s awards are available in results and our 10K course records detail past winning performances.

All 10K male and female age group winners, together with the overall and master’s winners, will receive a complimentary entry into the following year’s 10K. Details are available in our 10K race information.

If you have any questions regarding 10K prize money, contact us at giginfo@getingearevents.com.


10K Age Group Record Breaker Prize Money

Any runner who breaks their respective Age Group Record in one of 15 age groups will receive an award.

Record Breaker Male and Record Breaker Female
14 and under
15 to 19
20 to 24
25 to 29
30 to 34
35 to 39
40 to 44
45 to 49
50 to 54
55 to 59
60 to 64
65 to 69
70 to 74
75 to 79
80 and over

Individual Age Group Awards

5K
Top 2 Males and Top 2 Females in 12 age groups
10K
Top 3 Males and Top 3 Females in 12 age groups
Half Marathon
Top 2 Males and Top 2 Females in 12 age groups
14 and under14 and under14 and under
15 to 1915 to 1915 to 19
20 to 2420 to 2420 to 24
25 to 2925 to 2925 to 29
30 to 3430 to 3430 to 34
35 to 3935 to 3935 to 39
40 to 4440 to 4440 to 44
45 to 4945 to 4945 to 49
50 to 5450 to 5450 to 54
55 to 5955 to 5955 to 59
60 to 6460 to 6460 to 64
65 to 6965 to 6965 to 69
5K
Top Male and Top Female in 3 age groups
10K
Top 2 Males and Top 2 Females in 3 age groups
Half Marathon
Top Male and Top Female in 3 age groups
70 to 7470 to 7470 to 74
75 to 7975 to 7975 to 79
80 and over80 and over80 and over

Corporate Competition Age Group Awards

5K
Top Male and Top Female in 5 age groups
10K
Top 2 Males and Top 2 Females in 5 age groups
Half Marathon
Top Male and Top Female in 5 age groups
18 to 2918 to 2918 to 29
30 to 3930 to 3930 to 39
40 to 4940 to 4940 to 49
50 to 5950 to 5950 to 59
60 and over60 and over60 and over