Awards & Categories

How It All Works

Racers will be categorized, scored and identified by their age and relationship status. During registration, you will identify as one of the following:

  • Overall- Top 3 Men and Women will win Special Bissingers Chocolate Prizes (regardless of division). Note that you will NOT be scored in your age division if you win an Overall Prize.
  • On the Market :  Top 3 Men and Women (Bachelors, Bachelorettes) Top Cougar 40+, Manther 40+
  • Off the Market (Taken) – Top 3 Men and Women
  • Happy Couples (2 Person Team)- Top Team
  • It’s Complicated (3 Person Team)- Top Team

On the Market (Bachelors, Bachelorettes, Cougars and Manthers)

Scoring and Age Groups are as follows:

  • bacheloretteshirt2013artDessert dates will be awarded to Age Group winners: 18-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
  • Age Group Winners under 18 will be given gift cards to Bissingers.
  • The Top 3 Bachelors and Bachelorettes will win dessert dates and custom Bissingers Chocolate boxes. The Grand Prize to the fastest Bachelor and Bachelorette will be a special VIP tour of Bissinger’s historic Chocolate Factory, personally led by Chief Chocolatier Dave Owens. Guests will receive a behind-the-scenes look at the art and craft of creating award-winning chocolate. Not bad for a first date!

Off the Market (Taken)

Scoring and Age Groups are as follows:

  • Dessert dates will be awarded to Age Group winners: 19 & under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
  • All Happy Couples will be scored individually in the Off the Market category as well

Happy Couples (2 Person Team) Division

Scoring and Age Groups are as follows:

  • We encourage all of you lovebirds out there to enter our Happy Couples division, which Happy-Couple-Shirtis open to couples of any age (whether you are happy or not)
  • You must register using the Happy Couples option and select the same team name
  • The individual times of the two team members will be added together for the couple’s sum time
  • No cheating…you must be a real couple!!
  • All Happy Couples will be scored individually in the Off the Market category as well
  • The winner of the Happy Couples category will receive the Grand Prize. This includes a special VIP tour of Bissinger’s historic Chocolate Factory, personally led by Chief Chocolatier Dave Owens. Guests will receive a behind-the-scenes look at the art and craft of creating award-winning chocolate.
  • sant_logo_blackThe winner of the Happy Couples category will also win a couples Gold Membership at Sante Fitness Club at the Chase Park Plaza. This is a $534 value. ($89/month) for the Happy Couple and includes full club access, unlimited classes, validated parking within the Chase Garage, and discounts on services at the Aveda Salon and Spa at the Chase.

It’s Complicated (3 Person Team) Division

Scoring and Age Groups are as follows:

  • If you can’t quite define what you are, have that special relationship with another, or are just three friends that want to be on a team together, this is the category for you!
  • You must register using the It’s Complicated option and select the same team name
  • The individual times of the three team members will be added together for the team’s sum time
  • No cheating…you must be a real, complicated situation!!
  • The top It’s Complicated team will win an awkward amount of Bissingers chocolate.
  • All It’s Complicated members will be scored individually in the On the Market category (or their relationship status) as well

If you are not present to receive your award please make sure that you contact us with your mailing address. We will make sure that you get your proper amount of chocolate. Email to timc@bigshark.com