Anyone who participates in any official way in all four Loppet events (Festival, City Trails, Tri-Loppet, Trail Loppet) receives an invitation to the Hoigaard’s Challenge banquet, a commemorative pin, and a chance to win a trip to Bearskin Lodge.
Age Class Recognition
The top three competitors in each age category (see Rules page for details) receive:
- Invitation to Hoigaard’s Challenge banquet,
- Personalized prizes for top three (male and female) in each age category,
- Names engraved on antique paddles displayed in the Loppet office,
- Chance to win a trip to Bearskin Lodge.
In addition to an invitation to the Banquet, and a recognition pin, the Overall male and female champions receive a free trip to Bearskin Lodge.
Participants are eligible to win the Bearskin Lodge trip only once every four years. The trip will be awarded to the first eligible competitor.