- All runners who finish under 13 hours receive a Patagonia shirt with race logo, a Patagonia jacket, goodie swag bag and a commemorative 31st edition wine glass.
Thanks again to Karen Hanke of PinkLime Design for the great logo designs.
- First overall male and female will receive unique awards.
- Awards to the top three in each male and female ten year age group: Open (under 30), Senior Open (30-39), Masters (40-49), Seniors (50-59), Super Seniors (60-69) and Veterans (70+).
Dick Collins Award
Are you a rookie to the 50-mile distance? Will Firetrails 50 be your first 50-mile race? If so, you have a chance to win a free entry into the 2014 American River 50 Mile Endurance Run! That's right -- free entries will be awarded to the first male and female runners who complete their first 50-mile run at Firetrails. And if you ask any veteran ultra runner, they'll tell you that you'll be HOOKED after your first 50. You won't want to wait to sign up for your next one.
Golden Hills Trail Marathon to the Cool Mountains Award
Leapfrog Your Way Into the 2014 Way Too Cool 50K! The 31st place male and female finishers at the Golden Hills Trail Marathon will receive a golden ticket to the nation's premiere 50K (31-mile) race in March 2014. Not only will you leapfrog over hundreds of runners who must enter through a competitive lottery, your race entry fee will also be fully comped. 31st place never sounded so good!
TEASER: Be the next Dick Collins Rookie Award winner! Now that you’ve done your trail marathon, make the 2014 Firetrails 50 your first 50-mile race and vie for the coveted Dick Collins Rookie Award.
Firetrails “Spirit Surprize”
Show your fiery spirit as you cross the finish line at Lake Chabot. The two most dynamite finishers will receive a Firetrails “Spirit Surprize.” (All distances eligible.)
Firetrails "Fireflies" Raffle
Light up your running trails like a firefly this winter with a new Black Diamond Spot headlamp from your friends at Rock/Creek. One lucky runner from each race (50 mile and marathon) will win a brand new headlamp in our Rock/Creek Raffle. No entry required - your bib # will be automatically entered into the raffle drawing! We’ll announce the lucky winners at the finish line.
The 50 mile event is a qualifier for Western States 100. For information on the qualifying period and other guidelines, please visit: http://ws100.com/qualifying.htm
The 50 mile event is part of the 2013 PAUSATF Ultra Grand Prix Series.
For more information on the Grand Prix, visit: http://www.pausatf.org/
Ultra Signup is the official registration and timing company of Dick Collins Firetrails 50 and Golden Hills Trail Marathon.
Capital Road Race Management is the official timing company of Dick Collins Firetrails 50 and Golden Hills Trail Marathon. We will be using the ChronoTrack D-tag (disposal tag) timing system. You must wear your D-tag on your shoe. If you do not wear your D-tag on your shoe, you will not receive an official time nor be eligible for an award.
***DO NOT FLATTEN YOUR D-TAG
Results will be posted at the finish line (awards tent) and online at: http://ultrasignup.com/ and http://firetrails50.com/Default.aspx