Prizes

2016 Prizes:

TBD…

We did give prizes, we just forgot to list them here!

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2014/2015 Prizes:

Confirmed so far:

Everyone that checks-in:

  • will receive a pair of Fitsok ISW socks, customized for the Tuscobia Winter Ultra.  A wool blend sock perfect for winter.

Fitsok ISW

All finishers:

  • will receive a SweatVac 60/40 beanie, customized with the Tuscobia Winter Ultra Logo and the race distance.  Below are pictures of past year’s beanies.  White (2011) and Blue (2012). Orange (2013) and 2014/15 will be ………

2011 Finisher Hat

Finisher Hats - 2012

2013 Orange Beanie - SL

Podium Finishers: 

  •  First, Second or Third in their race distance (150, 75 or 35), mode of transport (Run, Bike or Ski) and gender (Male or Female only) will receive a laser engraved, locally harvested, wood “round” trophy from Signature Signs in Butternut, WI.  Potentially 54 awards for a field of 160.  Still borderline “everyone should get a prize” philosophy.  Still, almost as bad as a 10k road race….  I am going to have to rethink this for next year…..again.

Award Round 2013

  • First place winners in each distance, mode of transport and gender will receive either local maple syrup from  Northern Wisconsin Maid, with special thanks to John Slack, or local honey, with special thanks to Mark Scotch.
  • RUN:
    In all three RUN races, First ($30), Second ($20) and Third($10) place male and female will receive a gift certificate to TC Running C0 , with two locations in the Twin Cities.  Phone sales are taken for out-of-towners.
  • SKI:
    In all three SKI races, First ($30), Second ($20) and Third($10) place male and female will receive a gift certificate to Out There Nordic Sports , located in Rice Lake on the Western end of the Tuscobia Trail.  Online and Phone sales are taken.

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2013 Prizes:

Confirmed so far:

Everyone that checks-in:

  • will receive a pair of Fitsok ISW socks, customized for the Tuscobia Winter Ultra.  A wool blend sock perfect for winter.

Fitsok ISW

All finishers:

  • will receive a SweatVac 60/40 beanie, customized with the Tuscobia Winter Ultra Logo and the race distance.  Below are pictures of past year’s beanies.  White (2011) and Blue (2012).

2011 Finisher Hat

Finisher Hats - 2012

Podium Finishers: 

  •  First, Second or Third in their race distance (150, 75 or 35), mode of transport (Run, Bike or Ski) and gender (Male or Female only) will receive a laser engraved, locally harvested, wood “round” trophy from Signature Signs in Butternut, WI.  Potentially 54 awards for a field of 160.  Still borderline “everyone should get a prize” philosophy.  Still, almost as bad as a 10k road race….  I am going to have to rethink this for next year…..again.

Award Trophy

  • First place winners in each distance, mode of transport and gender will again receive local maple syrup from  Northern Wisconsin Maid, with special thanks to John Slack.
  • RUN:
    In all three RUN races, First ($30), Second ($20) and Third($10) place male and female will receive a gift certificate to TC Running C0 , with two locations in the Twin Cities.  Phone sales are taken for out of towners.
  • SKI:
    In all three SKI races, First ($30), Second ($20) and Third($10) place male and female will receive a gift certificate to Out There Nordic Sports , located in Rice Lake on the Western end of the Tuscobia Trail.  Online and Phone sales are taken.

For the Ladies:
Chicked is providing some special awards for the First place women:

  • First place Female winner in the 150 Run, Bike and Ski will each receive a Minne-Skirt.  These things are pretty sweet, and I (Chris) have trying to convince them to make one for me.

Chicked Minneskirt

  • First place Female winner in the 75 mile Run, Bike and Ski will receive a Chicked T-shirt.
  • First place Female winner in the 35 mile Run, Bike and Ski will receive a Chicked T-shirt.

Raffle:  Additional items will be randomly raffled on Sunday afternoon.  Eligible to racers that toe the start line.

– 9:Zero:7: 1 Framset (frame and fork)
– Black Rock Gear: TBD
– Bar Mitts: 6 Mitts (3 Bike and 3 Ski Pole Mitts)
– Gemini Lights: 2 Xera Light systems
– Spot: 1 Spot Tracker, Gen 2
– Stormy Kromer: Tuscobia (custom) Stormy Hat, size 7 3/8
– St. Croix Rods: 5 Rio Santo rods
– Actif Epica Race: 2 Entries for February 15, 2014

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2012 Prizes will include:

– Finishers that place First, Second or Third in their race distance (150, 75 or 35), mode of transport (Run, Bike or Ski) and gender (Male or Female only) will receive a laser engraved wood “round” trophy from Signature Sign in Butternut, WI.  Potentially 54 awards for a field of 120.  Borderline “everyone should get a prize” philosophy.  Almost as bad as a road race….  I am going to have to rethink this for next year…..See the picture below – it will be updated with 2012 replacing 2011.  Pumpkin not included.

– First place winners in each distance, mode of transport and gender will also receive local maple syrup from  Northern Wisconsin Maid.  Considering the sap drought this past winter, this prize is worth its weight in gold.

– In the 150 mile race, the first place Female in the Run, Bike and Ski will receive a $150 gift certificate from Vi Endurance.

– In all three RUN races, the Male and Female First place winners will receive vouchers for free shoes from TrekSta.  Choices of shoes are:  Edict, Edict GTX, Evolution II, or Evolution GTX.   Prize is valued at roughly $150 each depending on which model the winner chooses.

– In all three RUN races, First, Second and Third place male and female will receive a gift certificate to TC Running C0

– Door Prizes – more information on Door Prizes to come.  Will be random drawings and all entrants will be eligible to win.

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