Awards 2018-12-10T16:44:43-06:00


Overall 50K: Handmade Oak Plaques designed by top Golden Gate Dirty 30 finisher Dan Gorman and made by John Hall for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place Male and Female finishers in 50K

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50K Lowlander: (live and at least 80% of your time below 2,000 feet elevation)

  • 1st Place Overall Male and Female – TBD

Overall 12 M:  Handmade Oak Plaques will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female of the 12 mile race.

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Age Groups: 1st, 2nd, & 3rd, male and female prizes will be awarded in both races for the following age categories:

  • 19 and Under
  • 20 – 29
  • 30 – 39
  • 40 – 49
  • 50 – 59
  • 60 and up

Awards Ceremony: You MUST be at the ceremony to receive your award! Awards will not be mailed or given out early. Please support your fellow runners and our sponsors by attending the awards ceremony.

  • Awards Ceremony – Begins at 3:30 p.m.

Plan to stick around for the post-race party. Mingle with the runners and your friends, dance, hula hoop, soak in the mountain stream, get a massage, listen to the music.  This is a party not to miss!!!

360 Club: 50km racers finishing under 360 minutes (6 hours) will be inducted into this special society and awarded the much coveted 360 Club hat! Click here to see 360 Club inductees!   Hats will be given out at the awards ceremony, not the finish line.

SISU Award: 50km racers who have never run any other ultra marathon races before and finish in 11.5 hours or less will be inducted into the  SISU Club.  Click here to learn more about the SISU Award.  Sisu hats are available to purchase from the store or at the post-race EXPO.

Lowlander: 50km racers who live and spend more than 80% of their time below 2,000 feet will be entered into the Lowlander category.  Lowlander hats will be available to purchase at the post-race EXPO.

Bloodiest Finisher:  Keep your eyes ahead and pick up your feet.  Stay alert!  We want you all to finish injury free!  In the event you take a digger bring your bloody self and your dramatic story to the awards ceremony to share.  The one with most blood . . . or the best story will win an red Orange Mud Transition Towel with the Dirty 30 Logo on it.   The crowd picks the winner.

Traveled the Furthest:  If you think you traveled the furthest specifically to race in the  Golden Gate Dirty 30, come to the awards ceremony and tell us where you are from.  The Dirty 30 who traveled the furthest will win a prize.

Award Winners

Dirty 30 Runner Award
Fastest Combined Times of Ultimate Direction Golden Gate Dirty 30 and Silverton Ultra Marathon

First Last GGD30 SDD30 Combined Year From
Shaun Higgins 6:36:43 14:44:51 21:21:34 2016 Denver, CO
Vincent Dorzweiller 6:17:04 15:10:42 21:27:46 2016 Boulder, CO
Andrew Reed 6:58:45 15:48:48 22:47:33 2016 Longmont, CO
Jonathan Rea 5:24:30 18:20:14 23:44:44 2016 Golden, CO
Keesha Erickson 8:04:38 18:36:05 26:40:43 2016 Boulder, CO