Sleeping Giant Loppet: Awards

Awards for the top finishers in each category, as well as age group awards will be presented at the Saturday evening Awards Social to be held at Sleeping Giant Brewery. 

Grand Prize Draw
Skiers must complete an entry form at Kit Pick-Up to be eligible for a draw to win a one-year lease of a Nissan ROGUE courtesy of Half-Way Motors Nissan.  Restrictions apply and will be noted on the entry form.

50 km Free Technique Event
Fastest male: $1000 + Unique locally crafted pottery keepsake from Island Pottery.
Fastest female:$1000 + Unique locally crafted pottery keepsake from Island Pottery.
Second place male and female finishers will receive $500 + Unique locally crafted pottery keepsake from Island Pottery
Third place male and female finishers will receive $250 + Unique locally crafted pottery keepsake from Island Pottery
Top finishers in this category are determined based on gun start.

50km Classic Technique Event
Fastest male: $300.00 cash and a unique locally crafted pottery keepsake from Island Pottery
Fastest female: $300.00 cash and a unique locally crafted pottery keepsake from Island Pottery
Second male and female finishers will receive $200.00 cash and an Island Pottery keepsake.
Third place male and female finishers will receive $100.00 cash and an Island Pottery keepsake.

20km Event
Top three male and female finishers will receive a unique locally crafted pottery keepsake from Island Pottery.

8km Event - Top three male and female skiers age 13 and under will receive a unique locally crafted pottery keepsake from Island Pottery and a Loppet toque

Skiathlon Event - Top three male and female skiers will receive a unique locally crafted pottery keepsake from Island Pottery.

Four Event Challenge - Sign up at Kit Pick-Up.
Fastest combined time for 4 skiers with one completing each event. 8km, 20km, 35km, 50km
Team categories include: Female, Male, Mixed (any combination), Family (3 or 4 "relatives" or plus one friend if necessary).
One random team will also be chosen. Everybody has a chance to win. Create a team and have fun. Sign up at Kit Pick-Up
Winning teams will receive commemorative Loppet toques.
 
Flashback Award
The skier(s) with the best "Retro" ski outfit will be awarded some Walleye swag and a Rollin' Thunder gift certificate. No need to sign up. Mystery judges will determine the winners.
 
Woody 50 Club
The Woodymakeit Award has been retired. Any skier completing a 50km event on wood skis will become a member of the Woody 50 Club. Please identify yourself to volunteers at the finish line.
 
Age Group Recognition
The first female and male in 5 year age groups in the 50km Free, 50km Classic and 20km events will receive a commemorative Loppet toque.

Fresh Air High School Award - A unique pottery platter from Island Pottery.
Presented to the high school with the highest number of kilometers skied by participating students and teachers. All distances can be included.

Resolute Forest Products Elementary School Award - A unique pottery platter from Island Pottery. 
Presented to the elementary school with the most number of skiers. Students and teachers eligible.