Ed Murphey Classic

Athlete Info

 WHEN?
Saturday August 10th, 2019

WHERE?
Christian Brothers High School (CBHS), 5900 Walnut Grove Rd, Memphis, TN 38120

In honor of Ed Murphey, elite middle-distance runners will compete in 800m, and 1500m/Mile races and at the CBHS track.

ENTRY STANDARDS:

Women
800m - 2:11.00
1500m - 4:30.00
Mile - 4:52.00

Men
800m - 1:53.00
1500m - 3:52.00
Mile - 4:10.00

To enter any of the events, please email Max Paquette (max@elitesp.org) with subject line “Ed Murphey Entry”.

Some travel assistant is available but limited. We will have host families to house athletes and there is also a hotel near the track:

Hampton Inn Memphis-Walnut Grove/Baptist Hospital East
33 Humphreys Center, Memphis, TN 38120

Prize Money (all Pro events):

1st - $1000
2nd - $750
3rd - $600
4th - $400
5th - $300
6th - $200

Olympic Standard Time Bonuses: $TBA (must finish top 3)

Women’s 800m - 1:59.50
Men’s 800m - 1:45.20
Women’s 1500m - 4:04.20

TN-Soil Men’s Mile Record: $TBA (must finish top 3)

Men’s Mile - 3:55.43 (Eric Avila, 2018)