11 Best Race-Day Medals
Surf City 10 mile, 10KHuntington Beach, Calif. 1 of 8
It's a race medal and a beer opener shaped as a surfboard. What's better than that? This Huntington Beach race is either a 10-mile run or a 10K and starts and finishes on the beautiful Pacific Coast Highway.
Ragnar Relay SeriesMultiple Locations 2 of 8
Probably the most innovative on the list, this medal not only features a beer opener but can combine with other medals via connection pieces. So double your fun and undertake more than one of these races for twice the bling.
Windsor Green Half Marathon, 10K, 5KWindsor, Calif. 3 of 8
Run through wine country, then take home a medal with a built-in beer opener (seems like a trend). Other races hosted by Run Wine Country feature medals with wine bottle stoppers. Sounds like a good excuse to run.
Hershey Half MarathonHershey, Pa. 4 of 8
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For a town famous for chocolate, you wouldn't expect anything less than a Hershey's Kiss on the medal. Enjoy the smell of chocolate in the air as you begin and end at Hersheypark Stadium.
The Biggest Loser RunWalk Chicago Half Marathon, 5KChicago 5 of 8
Run with celebrities who appeared on The Biggest Loser and take home a shiny, Chicago-themed medal. The race also includes free race photos, a commemorative T-shirt and drawstring backpack.
Star Wars Half Marathon, 10K, 5KDisneyland Resort, Calif. 6 of 8
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With different medals for each event, the race will award you for heroic actions against the galactic empire. Enjoy the run through the Disneyland Resort, and may the Force be with you.
DIVAS Half Marathon & 5K SeriesMultiple Locations 7 of 8
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Your medal has a pink ribbon, a pink crown and pink jewels that will match your pink nails and pink running shoes perfectly. If that's not enough pink for you, all participants receive a pink tutu with registration.