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Interested in running a PRRO event? For entry and detailed prize money information, please contact the Elite Athlete Coordinator listed below for each event.

2018 PRRO Circuit Events

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

Gasparilla Distance Classic Half Marathon
(U.S. runners only eligible for prize money and qualification for PRRO Circuit Championship)


One of four PGDC Race Weekend Events, the Half Marathon is run on a fast, flat and beautiful USATF-certified course that includes quaint waterfront neighborhoods and the iconic Bayshore Boulevard that borders Tampa Bay.

February 25, 2018

Tampa, FL

Race Director: Susan Harmeling (813) 254-7866

Elite Athlete Coordinator: Bill Orr (863) 533-0654


2018 Winner Open Men
Elkanah Kibet (USA) 1:03:39
2018 Winner Open Women
Sara Hall (USA) 1:12:01, course record


Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10M
2017-18 PRRO Circuit Championship


Run through the fabled Japanese cherry trees in the Nation's Capital on a flat, fast course that passes by all the major monuments.


April 8, 2018

Washington, DC

Race Director:
Phil Stewart (301) 320-6865
Elite Athlete Coordinator:
Bill Orr (863) 533-0654 

2018 Winner Open Men
Jemal Yimer (ETH) 46:17

2018 Winner Open Women
Buze Diriba (ETH) 53:45



Lilac Bloomsday Run 12K 

Lilac Bloomsday Run 12K


A classic Northwest road race. Nearly 45,000 participants enjoy close to 30 performers along the route, which weaves across the Spokane River gorge before finishing above awe-inspiring falls.


May 6, 2018

Spokane, Washington

Race Director: Don Kardong 509-838-1579
Elite Athlete Coordinator:
Jon Neill

2017 Winner Open Men
Gabriel Geay (TAN) 34:31

2017 Winner Open Women
Buze Diriba (ETH) 40:19




Boilermaker 15K


Designed around the crown jewel, the Boilermaker 15K, Boilermaker Weekend promotes a healthy lifestyle with a focus on fun, family & community spirit!

July 8, 2018
Utica, New York 

Race Director: Jim Stasaitis (315) 797-5838
Elite Athlete Coordinator:
Dick Mattia (315) 732-1949

2017 Winner Open Men 
Silas Kipruto (KEN) 43:55

2017 Winner Open Women
Mary Wacera (KEN) 49:18



Pittsburgh 10 Mile

EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler


The annual fall classic road race features top racing and showcases some of the Steel City’s unique neighborhoods.

Late October or Early November
(depends on NFL schedule)  

Pittsburgh, PA

Race Director: Patrice Matamoros (412) 586-7785

Elite Athlete Coordinator: Ryan Hogan (412) 586-7785


2017 Winner Open Men
Panuel Mkungo (KEN) 47:03
2017 Winner Open Women
Buze Diriba (ETH) 52:11



Lilac Bloomsday 12k Lilac Bloomsday Run 12K Credit Union cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run

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