The GMS Queen City Marathon does not offer prize money or cash awards in any event.
All participants who successfully complete their registered event in accordance with the course rules will receive a custom-designed finisher's medal at the finish line.
All the medals for each Relay team are presented to the final team member as he/she crosses the finish line. The final team member can then distribute the medals to the rest of his/her team.
AGE CATEGORY AWARDS SPONSORED BY:
Age Category Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers in the 42.2K Run, 21.1K Run, and 10K events.
Age category awards are NOT presented in the 42.2K Walk, 21.1K Walk, 42.2K Wheelchair, 42.2K Team Relay, Mini Marathon, or 5K events.
The age categories are: 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-plus.
NOTE: All age category awards will be calculated using Net/Chip time and NOT official "Gun" time.
AGE GROUP AWARDS MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE AWARDS TENT ON RACE DAY.
Awards will NOT be mailed out after the race.
OVERALL RECOGNITION will be given to the top 3 overall finishers in the following events and categories based on gun time:
- 42.2K Run and 42.2K Wheelchair events – Male and Female top 3 overall finishers
- 21.1K Run – Male and Female top 3 overall finishers
- 10K - Male and Female top 3 overall finishers
- 42.2K Team Relay – top 3 overall finishing teams
COMPLIMENTARY ENTRY: Male and Female winners of the 42.2K Run, 21.1K Run and 10K events each receive complimentary entry into next year’s event, should they wish to defend their titles.