Race Info > Awards

Finisher Awards and Apparel

Everyone who beats the race cut-off times (Ascent: 6h30m00s, Marathon 10h00m00s) will receive a finisher medal and a Jacket (Marathon) or long sleeve 1/4 Zip pullover (Ascent).


2018 Pikes Peak Marathon Women's Finisher Apparel

2018 Marathon Women's Jacket

2018 Pikes Peak Marathon Men's Finisher Apparel

2018 Marathon Men's Jacket

2018 Pikes Peak Ascent Men and Women's Finisher Apparel

2018 Ascent Men and Women's Quarter Zip

2018 Pikes Peak Doubler Men's Finisher Apparel

2018 Doubler Vest


Prize Money and Awards

Overall:

  • 1st - 4th win prize money (see table).
  • 1st - 10th receive a trophy.
  • 1st receives a lifetime comp entry into either the Ascent or Marathon
  • 2nd - 10th receive a comp entry into either race the following year.

Masters (40+):

  • 1st - 5th win a trophy and a comp entry into either the Ascent or Marathon the following year.

Age-Groups:

  • 1st receives a half-priced entry into either the Ascent or Marathon the following year.
  • 1st - award depth (see below) receive a trophy.

Age-groups are 16-19 and then 5-year increments (20-24, 25-29, etc) with the following depths:

  • <35 registered: 3 deep
  • 35-49 registered: 4 deep
  • 50+ registered: 5 deep

Bonuses and Bounties:

In addition to the awards listed above, various bonuses and bounties have been established for runners who set a new course record. (See table)

Triple Crown of Running Series Awards:

  • The overall male and female and the masters overall male and female receive a comp entry into the TCR Series the following year.
  • The top 5 overall male and female and the top 5 five masters male and female receive a half-priced entry into the TCR Series the following year.

Precedence of Awards:

Precedence of awards will be Overall, Masters and then Age-group. Masters awards will be adjusted for Overall award winners. Age-group awards will be adjusted for Overall & Masters award winners.

Prize Money / Time Bonus
Record and Time Bounty

  Ascent
Male/Female
Marathon
 Male/Female 
1st $2,000 $2,000
2nd $1,200 $1,200
3rd $600 $600
4th $200 $200
Time Bonus $1,000 to the M/F runner with the weekend’s fastest ascent
Course Record Bounty M < 2:01:06
F < 2:24:58
$2,000*
M < 3:16:39
F < 4:15:04
$4,000
Ascent Time Bounty M < 2:00:00
$10,000**
F < 2:21:00
$10,000**

* Course record bounty can be won in the Ascent or the ascent portion of the Marathon. However, if the runner wins the Ascent Time Bounty, the Record Bounty does not apply.

** Time bounty can be won in the Ascent or the ascent portion of the Marathon. $5,000 bounty started in 2012 and increases $1,000 a year until rewarded capping at $10,000. Woman's bounty won and reset in 2012.

Awards Presentations

Times and Location

Times and locations for the award presentations will be as follows:

  • Ascent: Saturday at 5pm, or as close as we can get to that time, in Memorial Park. Please be patient; it takes a long time to get all the results from the summit. Relax, hang out. Enjoy the Post-Race Party or a massage.
  • Marathon: Sunday at 1:00pm for Overall/Masters and 3:30 for AG Awards. Awards are presented on the main stage on Manitou Ave.

Awards No Shows:

Top 10 Overall and top 5 Masters must be present at the awards presentation to receive their awards. Age-group award winners can pick them up in the office or have it mailed to them for $20.