Prize Money is applicable only for the World 10K category as per the rules given hereunder. Click here to view the Prize Money Structure.
Only confirmed elite athletes confirmed in the World 10K will be entitled to be considered for prize money given in the prize money structure, if falling within the prize money winning positions.
Any runner, Indian or international, who is one of the top overall World 10K finishers, will be entitled to prize money stated in Chart A. The first 10 Indian World 10K finishers, who do not finish in the top overall World 10K finishers, will be entitled to prize money in Chart B. However, where an Indian runner finishes as one of the top overall World 10K finishers, he/she will receive prize money stated either in Chart A or Chart B, whichever is HIGHER. In the instance of an Indian runner availing of the higher prize money amount from Chart B, there will be NO CHANGE in the overall finishing positions in Chart A, the overall finishing positions remain the same.
World 10K Course Record Jackpot [Chart C]:
Performance Bonus for Indian World 10K Finishers [Chart D]:
Post verification of results and dope test results, prize money cheques of winners falling within the finish positions as given in the prize money structure shall be drawn in the individual name of the athlete.
Entitlement to finish positions and Prize Money winnings are subject to–
Runners found to have interchanged their bib tag and/or their running number bib with others, will be disqualified from the competition. Such runners shall not be entitled to any timing or prize money (where applicable).
Prize winners declared may be required, at the sole discretion of the organizers, to submit a certified true copy of their passport/election card, and PAN Card for disbursement of prize money.
Prize Money and Jackpot winnings are subject to Indian Income Tax Rules and the same will be borne by the winner.
Protests and Appeals:
(i) of the official announcement of the amended result which has been arrived at from the decision by the Referee, or (ii) of informing the person lodging the protest that the results will not be amended.
The Jury of Appeal shall deliver its decision within 7 working days of filing the appeal. The decision of the Jury of Appeal shall be final and there shall be no further right of appeal.
Where the protest is decided in the favour of the complainant, the Protest Fee will be refunded in full to such complainant within one-week of the decision. Where the protest is decided against the complainant, such Protest Fee will be forfeited in full.
The Protests and Appeals for the elite races will be guided by rules given in this document, and the IAAF Competition Rules in force on race day (18th May 2014).
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