Road Runners Club of America has set the following guidelines for the awarding of Southern Region Championship medals for both male and female recipients:
Open Division: Overall winner, regardless of age.
Masters Division: First finisher age 40 and older.
Grand Masters: First finisher age 50 and older.
Sr. Grand Masters: First finisher age 60 and older.
Note: IF the overall winner is age 40 or older, then the second place finisher in the overall winner’s respective age category will be awarded the medal.