For many, participating in the annual Jack Frost Challenge | Bougeons en Hiver is about getting outdoors, getting active, and having fun! For others, it’s about the prizes.

Whatever your motivation is, you’re in luck this year, because we have some AMAZING prizes to give away! Thank you to the generous Manitoba businesses who have gotten involved in this years exciting event.

*Prizes are subject to change before the challenge begins*


GRAND PRIZE

This year we have TWO grand prizes available, two participants that complete their fair share of at least 26km’s during the week of February 7-13 will be entered to win one of two STAYCATIONS!

In a team of 5, each person must log a minimum of 26 kilometres for the team to reach the 130km threshold. Any individual who completes their fair share of 26 kilometres of outdoor activity during February 7-13, 2021 will have a chance.

Passport Prize

This is our new special prize pack for this years travel theme!

This prize will be awarded to those that participate in one(or all!) of the Passports. To qualify simply share your achievements via social media with the hashtag listed on the exclusive passports and tagging @GreenActionCentre (Instagram or Facebook) or @GreenActionCtr (Twitter). Winner will be picked at random, you’ll receive one entry per post, so the more achievements you complete the more entries you will get!

We also hope you all take part and visit the awesome local businesses that have gotten involved! Passports will be distributed to registered participants.

Remember to make your posts public so we can see them or send us a screenshot of your post/story! If you don’t want to share publicly you can also direct message on your preferred platform or email your entries to kris@greenactioncentre.ca with the subject line SayFreezeMB.

Most Kilometres Individual

Awarded to the individual with the highest number of logged kilometres during the challenge week of February 7-13, 2021.

Only those who registered as solo/unaffiliated participants are eligible.

Most Kilometres Team

Awarded to the team with the highest number of logged kilometres during the challenge week of February 7-13, 2021.

Only those teams with 1-5 persons are eligible.

All teams of 1-5 participants who reach the 130 kilometre goal will receive a certificate of achievement!

Most Kilometres Workplace

Awarded to the workplace team with the highest average of logged kilometres during the challenge week of February 7-13, 2021.

This will be determined by the total number of kilometres divided by the total number of workplace participants. Teams with 1-5+ persons are eligible.

  • 8 Gift Certificates for 6 Doughnuts (48 Doughnuts) from Oh Doughnuts
  • Complimentary Sustainable Transportation Presentation/Cycling Workshop OR complimentary Bike Blender Rental from Green Action Centre (as public health restrictions allow)

Most Kilometres Families

Awarded to the family team with the highest average of logged kilometres during the challenge week of February 7-13, 2021.

This will be determined by the total number of kilometres divided by the total number of team members. Teams with 1-5+ persons are eligible.

Most Kilometres Kid (Under 14 Years of Age)

Awarded to the kid with the highest number of logged kilometres during the challenge week of February 7-13, 2021.

Only those who registered as under 14 years of age are eligible. Child must be registered for both the Jack Frost Challenge for Kids and 130km challenge (please enter your birth year when registering). Kids may participate as part of a team or individual/unaffiliated.

Silver & Bronze Teams

Awarded to the second and third highest kilometre teams during the challenge week of February 7-13, 2021.

Only those teams with 1-5 persons are eligible.

Silver

Bronze

Participating Schools & Classrooms

Register your school or classroom for Jack Frost Challenge for Kids to pledge your commitment to celebrating winter!
We will randomly select a classroom to receive the following participation prize:
  • A pizza or ice cream party for one class! 

Participating Families

Register your family for Jack Frost Challenge for Kids to join in the winter fun!
We will randomly select 10 families to receive the following participation prize:

GoManitoba Users

Use the sustainable transportation app GoManitoba during the Jack Frost Challenge for an additional chance to win! By completing actions on the app you will get entered to win a prize. Learn more here.

For every active mode you log in the Commuter Calendar you’ll be automatically entered to WIN. 

Best Team Name

This winning name is determined by popular vote after the challenge is over! Funny and creative names are encouraged.

  • Up to 5 Gift Cards available to various local businesses

Early Bird Prizes

Register your team or yourself as an Individual/Unaffiliated before January 22nd to be entered to win! It’s that easy.

  •  Up to 5 Gift Cards available to various local businesses

Participation Prizes

We will be randomly selecting participants to win prizes! All you have to do is register, move, and log your kilometres – it’s that easy.

  • Up to 5 Gift Cards available to various local businesses

Bonus Prizes (for participants outside of Winnipeg)


We will do our best to make prize adjustments for persons across the province. If something doesn’t work for a winner, we will simply find them something that does.

We hope you are just as excited about these prize packs as we are!

If you haven’t registered for this year’s Jack Frost Challenge, be sure to sign up – registration will be open soon!

 

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