Race Swag

The National Capital 20 Miler is known for offering participants highly fashionable hoodies (and sometimes hats) as well as a wide array of awards.

Note: Neither the Janet Braunstein 5 Miler nor the National Capital 20 Miler award participant medals.

Race Awards

Runners must be present during the awards ceremonies to receive their awards. Individual runners are only eligible for one award. The race directors reserve the right to alter the awards policy and the award amounts prior to race day.

Janet Braunstein 5 Miler Awards

Overall Male and Female

  • 1st Place: $15
  • 2nd Place: $10
  • 3rd Place: $5

National Capital 20 Miler Awards

Overall Male and Female

  • 1st Place: $150
  • 2nd Place: $75
  • 3rd Place: $50

Masters—Overall Male and Overall Female

  • $50

20 Miler Age Group Awards
Awards are given for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in each of the following categories:

  • 19 and under
  • 20–29
  • 30–39
  • 40–49
  • 50–59
  • 60–69
  • 70 and over

Hoodies of Years Past