“Spirit of the Cascades” awards
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!
- “Cycle Pub” 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 SOB Beer Garden & said picture on CLR website (if appropriate) PLUS a free tour for 10-14 people with Cycle Pub at 10am Sunday morning!
- Best Decorated Team Van (by participant vote) – Free team photo donated by Get the Picture Photography and a SOB drink ticket for each member of the team.
- Team Spirit Award (by participant vote) – Drink ticket for the SOB Beer Garden & CLR Visor for each participant of the team, plus some cool gear from Lululemon!
- 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 check in with Foot Zone at the start line 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 check in with volunteers at Ex Pt #31 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 SOB 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 Beer Stein & a drink ticket for each team member!
Overall 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Run Team Winners – 30%, 20%, 10% off 2013 registration fee, respectively – plus guaranteed entry into the 2013 CLR
Overall 1st Place Walk Team Winner – 30% off 2013 registration fee and guaranteed entry
You-Tube Video Awards
All teams have until Sept 30th 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 2013 team registration plus guaranteed entry for 2013
2nd Place – 20% off 2013 team registration plus guaranteed entry for 2013
3rd Place – 10% off 2013 team registration plus guaranteed entry for 2013
All videos will be posted on the official CLR website.
Check out last year’s winning videos!