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Welcome to World Class Running


The Professional Road Running Organization (PRRO) is an alliance of race directors who together organize and promote the PRRO Circuit, a nationwide series of premier non-marathon road racing events. The Circuit features highly competitive elite fields at each event as top athletes seek to qualify for the PRRO Super Bonus paid out at the annual PRRO Championship, which rotates among all of the events. The current Circuit features more than $330,000 in prize money overall, with $109,500 available for U.S. athletes.


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Geay, Wanjiru Win PRRO Championship at Bloomsday


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Bloomsday 2019: Gabriel Geay, Rosemary Wanjiru win elite races

Misplaced Turn-around Nullifies Record Times at 2019 Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile

Ideal Conditions Yield Record Times In 2019 Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile (Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run)

2018 Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Champions Jemal Yimer And Buze Diriba Will Defend Titles On April 7 (Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run)




  Over $330,000 total prize money and bonuses among the four events
Commitment to a Clean Sport in partnership with the US Anti-Doping Agency
Circuit Purse
"Circuit Event Winner Bonuses" of up to $6,000
Alliance of some of the most prestigious non-marathon races



2018-19 PRRO Series of Races


IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING THE 2018-19 CIRCUIT CHAMPIONSHIP TO BE HELD AT THE LILAC BLOOMSDAY RUN 12K ON MAY 5, 2019: The male and female winners of the 2018 Lilac Bloomsday 12K, 2018 Boilermaker 15K, 2019 Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon and 2019 Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile will qualify for the 2018-19 PRRO Super Bonus ($10,000 for winning the PRRO Championship - split if an eligible male and female win the PRRO Championship) or the individual Event Champion's bonuses ($1,500 for finishing in 2nd through 10th places at the PRRO Championship) to be offered at the 2019 PRRO Championship at the Lilac Bloomsday Run 12K on May 5, 2019.


Lilac Bloomsday Run 12K - $81,000 in prize money


» Gasparilla Distance Classic Half Marathon - $40,000 in prize money

Boilermaker 15K - $66,000 in prize money

Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10M - $65,000 in prize money and bonuses



Contact PRRO


Don Kardong, PRRO President
Phone: 509-838-1579

Ryan Lamppa, Media Contact
E-mail: media@prro.org



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