“Spirit of the Cascades” Contests
See the Official Race Guide for detailed descriptions of each contest. Almost everyone who runs these legs participates in the contests, so don’t be left out! Contest prizes may change.
You are only eligible to win a contest if your bib# is showing somewhere on your front (for pictures) AND if you submit your name via the Race Day Mobile Website!
- Best Inactive Van Adventure! (by CLRG vote) as documented with a picture emailed to email@example.com or texted to 541-550-0800 by 4:30pm on Sat. with the subject line “Inactive Van Contest” – 12 drink tickets for the Beer Garden & said picture on CLR website (if appropriate)
- Best Decorated Team Van (by participant vote) – 12 CLR decals for your cars and a drink ticket for each member of the team.
- Team Spirit Award (by participant vote) – Drink ticket for the Beer Garden & CLR Visor for each participant of the team.
- Foot Zone Time Trial (Male/Female; Leg #1) – Free pair of wo/men’s running shoes from Foot Zone, and the leg will be named after you until your record is broken. It is YOUR responsibility to use the Race Day Website to provide your runner/walker name, team name and bib number.
- Fit Right NW Time Trial (Male/Female; Leg # 32) – Free pair of wo/men’s running shoes from Fit Right NW, and the leg will be named after you until your record is broken. It is YOUR responsibility to use the Race Day Website to provide your runner/walker name, team name and bib number.
- “Road Noise” Best Costume Leg (by CLRG vote; Male/Female; Leg # 29) – Your choice of any one CLR apparel item from the Merchandise Tent & a drink ticket for the Beer Garden! Plus, the top 3 costumes will receive a Road Noise Safety Vest!
- Best exchange point spirit by volunteers (by participant vote) – CLR Double-Insulated Canteen & drink ticket for each volunteer at the exchange point
Division Winners – CLR Division Winner Klean Kanteen stainless steel pint cup & a drink ticket for each team member! Plus guaranteed entry into the 2015 CLR!
Overall 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Run Team Winners – 30%, 20%, 10% off 2015 registration fee, respectively – plus guaranteed entry into the 2015 CLR!
Overall 1st and 2nd Place Walk Team Winner – 30% & 20% off 2015 registration fee, respectively, and guaranteed entry for 2015!
You-Tube Video Awards
All teams have until Sept 15th to post a CLR video on You-Tube. All submissions must be received prior to the deadline via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Don’t forget to include the link to the video in your email. A team of race officials will select the Best CLR video based on the following criteria: originality, quality of production, humor or creativity and CLR Spirit!
Videos cannot exceed (4) minutes in length and use of music is highly encouraged, although You-Tube will not allow any songs to be played for longer than 30 seconds due to proprietary reasons. If you use You-Tube we highly encourage you to continually switch songs every 30 seconds in order to have audio in your video. Any videos that contain nudity or vulgar language will not be considered.
1st Place – 30% off 2015 team registration plus guaranteed entry for 2015
2nd Place – 20% off 2015 team registration plus guaranteed entry for 2015
3rd Place – 10% off 2015 team registration plus guaranteed entry for 2015
All videos will be posted on the official CLR website.
Check out this year’s winning videos!
First place: The Hula-gans