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Invited Athletes

The Governor’s Cup Road Race encourages participation by elite runners of all ages and both genders.  We seek to assemble highly competitive fields for the Half-Marathon, 5 Kilometer, and the Main Street Mile events.

Travel Expenses

Funding for lodging, meal and travel expenses will be made available to selected athletes. 

Invited Athlete Coordinator

Athletes who are interested in receiving invitations to compete in the 2018 Governor’s Cup Road Race should contact Kathryn Cavanaugh, the Invited Athlete Coordinator.

NEW FOR GOVERNOR'S CUP 2018. In order to collect prize money you must meet RRCA eligibility requirements. Click on link to see if you meet these requirements.

2018 Governor’s Cup Road Race; Price Money Payout $12,800

Half-Marathon $9,200


First $1,250, second $800, third $600, fourth $400, fifth $200


First $350, second $200, third $100


First $100

SC bonuses:

First $300, second $200, third $100

Elite Main Street Mile $3,600


First $500, second $400, third $300, fourth $200, fifth $100

Elite Masters:

First $200, second $100