The Laugh-and-a-half-marathon was created to promote wellness and to honor a comedy legend from Norfolk, Nebraska, Johnny Carson. All proceeds benefit pediatric needs in northeast Nebraska. Awards: Half-Marathon: Overall male and female race winners receive the following: 1st place: $200 and winner's trophy, 2nd place: $100, 3rd place: $50 All age division winners receive a special winner's medal. All half-marathon finishers receive a special finisher medal. 10K and 5K: Overall male and female race winners receive a winner's trophy. Overall 2nd and 3rd place male and female race winners receive a special winner's medal. All age division winners receive a special winner's medal. Age Divisions: 14 and under; 15-18; 19-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60+ Half-Marathon Relay: Each member on the overall winning relay team receives a special winner's medal. 1 Mile Kids Fun Run: Race time as well as a participant ribbon is given to all runners. Participants must complete the entire distance (1 mile) to be eligible for special awards. Awards will be given to the top 3 in each age division. Age divisions: 7 and under, 8-12.