USA Masters 15k Championship
In Jan. 2013, the Tulsa Sports Commission, management of the Tulsa Run, announced a five-year agreement with United States Track and Field (USATF) that will bring the Masters 15km Championships to Tulsa each year during this iconic event.
USATF is the national governing body for track & field, long-distance running and race walking in the United States. USATF encompasses the world's oldest organized sports, the World's #1 Track & Field Team, the most-watched events at the Olympics, the #1 high school and junior high school participatory sport, and more than 30 million adult runners in the United States. For more information, visit: www.USATF.org.
Participants in USATF’s Masters 15km Championships must be a member of USATF and register separately through their site. Click here to register for the Masters 15km Championships.
USA Masters 15 km Championship Awards and Prize Money
Prize money, medals and plaques will be presented at the awards ceremony at the Finish Line Fest tailgate area immediately following the race.
USATF Championship medals will be awarded to the top 3 places in each 5-year individual age division for both Master Men and Women beginning at 40-44 and continuing to the age group of the oldest finisher. USATF Championship Medals will also be awarded to the top 3 Age Graded Master Men and Master Women and the top 3 Overall Master Men and Master Women. In addition, USATF Championship medals will be awarded to the declared members of the top 3 teams in each team division (40+, 50+, 60+, 70+ and 80+) for both Master Men and Master Women. Team plaques will also be awarded to the top 3 teams in each team division. A minimum of $17,000 in prize money will be awarded as indicated above to USATF Master Runners appropriately entered in the USATF Masters Championship competition. Awards and Prize Money are available for U.S. citizens only, per USATF Championship rules. Masters shall be allowed to win awards in all categories (e.g., overall, age group, age graded and team) if they so qualify.
Top 10 USATF Master Age-Graded Finishers ($7,000)
Place Male Female 1st $1000 $1000 2nd $700 $700 3rd $500 $500 4th $400 $400 5th $300 $300 6th $200 $200 7th $100 $100 8th $100 $100 9th $100 $100 10th $100 $100
Top 3 Overall Masters Finishers ($2,000)
Place Male Female 1st $500 $500 2nd $300 $300 3rd $200 $200
Individual USATF Master 5 Year Age Group Champions ($4,000)
Place Male Female 1st $200 $200
USATF Club Team Champions Year Age Division ($4,500)
Place Male Female 1st $300 $300 2nd $150 $150