After the Race

MEDALS & AWARDS

All finishers in the Marathon, Half Marathon, 8K Road Race and Kids Run will receive a finisher's medal in the finishing chute.

CERTIFICATES

Marathon, Half Marathon and 8K Road Race finisher certificates will be able available in PDF format from the race results page on the website.

AWARDS PRESENTATIONS

The top 5 male and female places in each 5-year age category in the Marathon, Half Marathon and 8K receive awards. In addition, awards are given to the overall male and female, top male and female masters (40+) of all three events and top wheelchair winners. For participants aged under 19, awards for the 8K Road Race will be given as Under-12, 13-15, and 16-19. For the Marathon and Half Marathon, they will be awarded as Under-19 ONLY. Awards will be presented at the Victoria Conference Centre, the site of the Victoria Marathon Race Expo.

  • 8K Road Race 10:00 a.m.
  • Half Marathon 12:00 noon
  • Marathon 2:30 p.m.

Awards supplied by: Elite Sportswear, Awards & Promotional Products

MARATHON, HALF MARATHON AND 8K TEAM - AWARDS

  • Marathon - Open, Masters (40+), and Married.
  • Half Marathon - Open, Masters (40+), and Married.
  • 8K Road Race - Open, Masters (40+), Married, Juniors (19 and Under) and Parent/Child (15 and under).

All runners on Masters teams must be at least 40 years of age. Master runners may join an Open team, but cannot be a part of both an Open team and a Masters team. Runners can be part of a Married team and a Master or an Open team. Runners on Junior teams must all be 19 years old or younger. Runners on a Parent/Child team must have one adult and one child under 15.

RESULTS

The finish times of the top four finishers (two for Married, two for Parent/Child) on each team count towards a cumulative score. The top 3 teams in each category receive an award at the awards ceremony.

AGE CATEGORIES

Marathon and Half Marathon

19 & Under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89 and 90+

8K Road Race

12 & Under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89 and 90+

PRIZE MONEY

The following prize money is available in the Marathon and Half Marathon, with identical awards for men and women. Open and master prize money is available to all runners of any nationality. Course record bonus is only available to Canadian citizens.

MEN AND WOMEN - 2014 MARATHON HALF MARATHON
1st $ 4,000.00 $ 1,500.00
2nd $ 1,500.00 $ 600.00
3rd $ 600.00 $ 300.00
4th $ 300.00 $ 150.00
5th $ 150.00 $ 75.00
Top Canadian $ 1,000.00
Top Master $ 500.00 $ 250.00
2nd Master $ 250.00 $ 150.00
3rd Master $ 150.00 $ 100.00
Course Record $ 5,000.00 $ 1,000.00
Masters Course Record $ 500.00 $ 250.00
Subtotal - Men $ 13,950.00 $ 4,375.00
Subtotal - Women $ 13,950.00 $ 4,375.00
Purse Available $27,900.00 $ 8,750.00
Total Purse Available $36,650.00

MARATHON TIME INCENTIVE BONUSES FOR ALL ATHLETES
MEN BONUS
2:11:00 or better $5,000
2:12:00 or better $4,000
2:13:00 or better $3,000
2:14:00 or better $2,000
2:15:00 or better $1,000
   
WOMEN BONUS
2:35:00 or better $5,000
2:36:00 or better $4,000
2:37:00 or better $3,000
2:38:00 or better $2,000
2:39:00 or better $1,000
Total Purse Available with
Incentive Bonus
$38,800.00

Incentive bonuses will only be paid to the overall race winner, male and female, who can be of any nationality.

Only one purse will be paid to the race winner.

COURSE RECORDS

  Men Women
Marathon Lamech Mokono, Grand Prairie, Texas Lucy Njeri, Toronto, ON
  2:13:42 (2013) 2:27:56 (2011)
Half-Marathon Jon Brown, Victoria, BC Natasha Fraser (nee Wodak), Port Moody, BC
  1:02:32 (2002) 1:14:06 (2012)
8K Road Race Gary Barber, Victoria, BC Ulla Marquette, Victoria, BC
  23:23 (1989) 26:24 (1991)

MASTER COURSE RECORDS

  Men Women
Marathon Tom Howard, Surrey, BC Cheryl Murphy, Victoria, BC
  2:27:36 (1988) 2:44:01 (2009)
Half-Marathon Bruce Deacon, Coquitlam, BC Marilyn Arsenault, Victoria, BC
  1:08:02 (2007) 1:15:39 (2009)
8K Road Race Mike Creery, Victoria, BC Ulla Marquette, Victoria, BC
  24:48 (1987) 28:27 (1999)
Boston Certified