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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 $340,000 in prize money overall, with $124,700 available for U.S. athletes.

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Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile to Present the 2018 PRRO Championship


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Diriba Defends Title with Three-Peat and Mkungo Comes Up Big in Debut at 2017 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler
(EQT Pittsburgh Ten Miler)

2017 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler Draws Course Record Holders, Race Champions
(EQT Pittsburgh Ten Miler)

Course Record Holders Buze Diriba and Tyler Pennel Return for the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler
(EQT Pittsburgh Ten Miler)




  Over 340,000 total prize money and bonuses among the five events
Commitment to a Clean Sport in partnership with the US Anti-Doping Agency
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"Circuit Event Winner Bonuses" of up to $6,000
Alliance of some of the most prestigious non-marathon races



2017-18 PRRO Series of Races


IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING THE 2017-18 CIRCUIT CHAMPIONSHIP TO BE HELD AT THE CREDIT UNION CHERRY BLOSSOM TEN MILE ON APRIL 8, 2018: The male and female winners of the 2017 Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10 Mile, the 2017 Lilac Bloomsday 12K, the 2017 Boilermaker 15K and the 2017 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler are already qualified for the 2017-18 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 2018 PRRO Championship at the Credit Union Cherry Blossom on April 8, 2018. The winners of the 2018 Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon will be the final qualifiers for the 2018 PRRO Championship. (The 2018-19 PRRO Championship will be held at the Lilac Bloomsday Run on May 5, 2019.)


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

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


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

Boilermaker 15K - $66,000 in prize money


» EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler - $26,200 in prize money



Contact PRRO


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

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



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