I came into this world naked and without any trophies. I shoot for fresh air and fellowship knowing I can't beat some of the cowboys that work extra hard on their speed and accuracy and I don’t. But I still try and have fun. I know all about keeping score, trying to win, working hard and all that jazz, I coached high school football in Texas for many years.
I too don't believe in giving everyone a prize just to equalize things. My only concern is that we spend way too much time trying to figure out how to game the system and win another award, than just letting nature take its course and enjoy the freedoms we have to get together and shoot. As a professional mathematician, life is a natural bell curve and no matter what your population sample, there will always be a top 3%.
I'm just say'n