Your amazing efforts deserve recognition and prizes will be awarded in a number of categories!
MAJOR FUNDRAISING PRIZE
2 x return Business Class Flights to Beijing flying Air China*
All participants raising over $500 will enter the draw to win the Air China prize.
For each additional $100 raised over $500, entrants receive one additional entry.
Congratulations to our winner - Emily Shields
ADDITIONAL FUNDRAISING PRIZES
To be drawn after Tally Day, Sunday 24th Nov and announced Monday 25th Nov:
Highest Individual Fundraiser - Stevens Road Bike (valued at over $2,000)
2nd Highest Individual Fundraiser - 2 nights Bed and Breakfast for 2 at Travelodge Southbank
3rd Highest Individual Fundraiser - SpecSavers Voucher valued at $200
FASTEST CLIMBER PRIZES
Fastest Elite Climber - Mark Bourne, 7:45 & Brooke Logan, 10:41
Trophy + La Sportiva Running Shoes
proudly donated by Bogong Equipment
Fastest Individual Climber - Peter Macknamara, 9:47 & Kim Hamilton, 11:55: Trophy + SpecSavers voucher
Emergency Services - Cullen Hamilton, 12:25 & Kim Hamilton, 11:36: Trophy + SpecSavers voucher
Full Kit Challenge - Nicholas Hoare, 13:48 & Masha Prokudina, 19:58: Trophy + SpecSavers voucher
All fastest age category winners (male and female) will receive a certificate and limited edition Fred Hollows Commemorative Medallion and Stamp
Both, top corporate fundraiser team 'Iress Ascenders' and fastest Corporate Team 'Cedar Woods', will each receive a 2019 Challenge Cup Trophy plus other prizes to be announced
The Corporate Challenge Highest Fundraising team prize will be awarded to the team with the highest average amount raised per team member.
i.e. Team A, with 7 participants raises $5,000, so their average fundraising amount is $714.30. Team B has 10 climbers and raises $6,000, so their average fundraising is $600. Hence the team A will be the winning team.
The fastest Corporate Challenge Team prizes will be determined by comparing the times of the FOURTH-finishing climber from each team
Come dressed as a superhero or cartoon character or anything outrageous and you'll be
in the running for the Best Dress Prize of a $100 Voucher from Bluetrain Restaurant on Southbank.
Congratulations to Tom Shael, 13:12
SIGHT SUPERSTAR REWARDS
Become A Fred Hollows Foundation 'Sight Superstar'
Climbers/walkers who raise at least $1000 qualify as a Sight Superstars and will be rewarded with:
- A 2019 limited edition Sight Superstar t-shirt (see below) when you collect your race bib. The bib will have a Sight Superstar sticker on it to identify you as a superstar fundraiser.
- After your climb, you're invited to join us for brunch with the other Superstars and VIPs in the VIP Marquee. This marquee is located on the Concourse opposite the climber start line. Note the brunch will include fruit, pasties and tea/coffee/juices so you can splurge a little on those carbs you burned during the climb!
- Your Sight Superstar status will give you 'Express Access' to a post-event massage. Simply head to the front of the queue at the massage tent in the concourse and you'll be moved to the next in line!
- Your name will be up in lights (or at least on our scrolling leaderboard!)
All rewards and prizes are subject to change until event day