Vermont's Premier Running Challenge Series - Hit all the classic distances in one year!
- Half Marathon Unplugged - Presented by Switchback Brewing Co. 13.1 miles of scenic bike path running on a flat, fast course and for 2020 we’re featuring a new out and back plus loop course, start and finish in Burlington’s Waterfront Park, same great post-race party at Switchback Brewing Co. – and we’ll even give you a ride from the finish line to the party – and back! Be totally car free when you hear the gun go off. Date: Saturday, 4/11/20, Time: @ 9am.
- People’s United Bank Vermont City Marathon - Experience the majesty of Vermont’s best race. Great spectators, great course, great swag and no better way to feel like a rock star for a day, Date: Sunday, 5/24/20.
- Vermont 5K State Championship *ALL NEW RACE - Start and finish in Burlington’s Waterfront Park and claim bragging rights for the fastest 5K in Vermont! This one will test your mettle. Date: Saturday, 9/19/20, Time: tba. Registration will open on 3/1/20.
- Island Vines 10K - Hosted by Snow Farm Vineyard – Experience the largest and most beautiful 10K field in Vermont, and then stay for the post-race party and the RunVermont Grand Prix prize ceremony at Snow Farm Vineyard! Date: Sunday, 9/20/20, Time: 10am. Registration will open on 3/1/20.
Also NEW for 2020: Grand Prix Prize Packages!
Individual Awards and Series Awards will be given in three age groups including; Open (39 and Under), Masters (40-54) and Grand Mountaineers (55+). Each individual race will have a cash prize pool, beverage prize pool (random drawing - you just need to cross the finish line!) and a swag prize pool. We’ll go three deep in each category for the awards and we’ll top it all off with a Series Prize Pool that will recognize the top performers in the entire Grand Prix Series.
2020 Grand Prix Prize Structure
|Half Marathon Unplugged||5K VT State Championship||Island Vines 10K||Series|
|1||Brew Selection - Random Winner!||$250||Merchandise||*Hotel Stay*|
|2||Brew Selection - Random Winner!||$125||Merchandise||$250|
|3||Brew Selection - Random Winner!||$50||Merchandise||$100|
|1||$250||Merchandise||Wine Selection - Random Winner!||*Merchandise Package*|
|2||$125||Merchandise||Wine Selection - Random Winner!||$250|
|3||$50||Merchandise||Wine Selection - Random Winner!||$100|
|1||Merchandise||Brew Selection - Random Winner!||$250||*Spa Package*|
|2||Merchandise||Brew Selection - Random Winner!||$125||$250|
|3||Merchandise||Brew Selection - Random Winner!||$50||$100|
Don’t Forget – if you can’t make a race, you can always GO VIRTUAL – the Grand Prix will accept virtual race results for proof of completion to receive the Grand Prix jacket for any of the above races. Or substitute volunteer service at one of the races if you like!
Only racers physically present at each race are eligible for the race awards shown above.