Awards

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Runner’s Manual:
Event Awards

March 21-22, 2020

Awards

There are some REALLY cool finisher’s awards. They will be awarded upon completion. Awards are not doubled (except for course records, Slowest Draw, and Marksmanship).

All Finishers’ Award

All official finishers (including the Pistol Creek Run half and full marathon) will receive an embroidered hat or visor. (January 2016 ultra finisher hat shown. Color/style varies each year.)

Age Group Awards

All solo ultra distances receive award plates and prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in the 0-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+ age groups.

Pistol Creek Half Marathon Medal

This is a new non-ultra distance starting in 2020. It is not part of The Pistol Ultra Run distances or the Arsenal Collection. The top 3 male/females will receive awards. We will also be recognizing the first place finishers in the 0-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+ age groups. All finishers will receive a finishers medal on a dated neck ribbon. However since this is a new event, there are no previous year’s medals to show.

Pistol Creek Full Marathon Medal

This is a new non-ultra distance starting in 2020. It is not part of The Pistol Ultra Run distances or the Arsenal Collection. The top 3 male/females will receive awards. We will also be recognizing the first place finishers in the 0-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+ age groups. All finishers will receive a finishers medal on a dated neck ribbon. However since this is a new event, there are no previous year’s medals to show.

50K Relay Finisher’s Medal

All 50K relay finishers will receive a large pendant on a dated neck ribbon. The medal changes each year. A series set of medals is being planned starting in 2020. (2018 finishers medal shown)

50K Solo Finishers Medal

All 50K solo finishers will receive a large pendant on a dated neck ribbon. The medal changes each year. A series set of medals is being planned starting in 2020. (2018 finishers medal shown)

50 Mile Medal

All 50 mile finishers will receive a large pendant on a dated neck ribbon. The medal changes each year. A series set of medals is being planned starting in 2020. (2018 finishers medal shown)

100K Award

All 100K finishers will receive a custom engraved miniature pistol replica that houses a concealed 8GB USB drive, mounted on a wood stand. Please note, this award is not TSA- compliant! A personalized plate for the stand will be mailed 3-4 weeks after the event.

100 Mile Award

All hundo finishers will get the highly coveted, custom engraved pistol buckle, which can be mounted on the accompanying wood stand. Please note, this award is not TSA- compliant! A personalized plate for the stand will be mailed 3-4 weeks after the event.

Double Barrel Pistol Award

All official finishers for BOTH the solo 50K (or 100K or 100 mile) and then the 50 miler at the same event will receive the Double Barrel Pistol Award: a double- barrel pistol lighter. Please note, this award is a functioning lighter. It is NOT TSA-compliant! A personalized plate for the stand will be mailed 3-4 weeks after the event. You will also receive the award for each distance completed: the daytime 50K medal (or 100K pistol/stand or 100 mile buckle/stand) and the nighttime 50 mile medal.

Arsenal Collection Award

This is awarded to those who have officially completed all of The Pistol Ultra Run distances . (The Pistol Creek Run half and full marathons are not included.) There are two versions: One is for those who have completed each race separately; the other is for those who have also completed the double barrel.

Athena/Clydesdale

The fastest Athena (165+lb. female) and Clydesdale (220+ lb. male) in each solo distance (except the Pistol Creek Run half and full marathons) are eligible to win the Athena/Clydesdale award for that distance. To be eligible, you must notify the staff and weigh in just prior to your race. See the Runner’s Manual Overview/Rules Athena/Clydesdale section.

Course Record Awards (50K, 50 Mile, 100K, 100 Mile only)

This unique, custom-engraved Pistol Ultra mug will be awarded to any solo male and/or female who sets a new course record that year. (The Pistol Creek Run half and full marathons are not included.) It will be personalized and mailed 3-4 weeks after the event.

50K Relay Course Record Award

A custom engraved Pistol plaque will be awarded to all members of a relay team who set a new course record that year. (The Pistol Creek Run half and full marathons are not included.) It will be personalized and mailed 3-4 weeks after event.

Marksmanship Award

During the pre-race check-in, each competitor in any of the solo ultra distances can predict their finishing time. (The Pistol Creek Run half and full marathons are not included.) The runner finishing the closest to their predicted time will receive the Marksmanship Award. It will be personalized and mailed 3-4 weeks after event.

Slowest Draw Award

The last official runner to successfully finish the 100 mile course before the 32-hour time limit will be awarded the Slowest Draw Award. It is a fleece blanket embroidered with the Pistol logo, “Slowest Draw Award”, and date. The blanket color may change each year.