Plowing Prizes and Awards- IPM 2016

DAILY
PRIZE MONEY
1st Prize $100
2nd Prize $ 90
3rd Prize $ 80
4th Prize $ 75
5th Prize $ 70
6th Prize $ 65
7th Prize $ 60
8th Prize $ 55
9th Prize $ 50
10th Prize $ 45
Remaining Contestants $30

* To qualify for any prize money, Competitors must plow in their assigned classes on each day of competition (4 days).

Group 7
PRIZE MONEY
1st Prize $ 75
2nd Prize $ 70
3rd Prize $ 65
4th Prize $ 60
5th Prize $ 55
Remaining Contestants $50

Sponsoring Class 7
 - Winston Roberts

- Wellington Plowmen's Association

- John MacDonald

- The Gorrill Family

* The OPA will not be responsible for any prize money unclaimed by Jan. 1, 2016.

Classes 1 to 6
Cash Prizes are awarded to Winners and Reserve Winners as follows:

  • Winners and Reserve Winners will be awarded $300.00 and $200.00, respectively for groups in classes 1 to 6.

  • Additional money to assist with travel expenses will be awarded to all junior and senior contestants who enter the Canadian Championships in 2015 prior to their departure for that competition.

Class 2 Group 1
The Champion of Class 2 Group 1 will receive $300.00
The Reserve Champion of Class 2 Group 1 will receive $200.00

Class 2 Group 2 - sponsored by The Bradfield Family
 
The Bradfield Family is sponsoring this Class 2 Group 2, in memory of her Gordon Bradfield.
The Champion will receive $300.00 and the Reserve Champion will receive $200.00.

Class 5 Groups 1 and 2 - sponsored by Kubota Canada Ltd.
As well as providing four (4)) reversible plow for use at 2014 IPM, the Champion will receive $300.00 and the Reserve Champion will receive $200.00.

Class 6 Group 3 - Sponsored by Craig Insurance - Shannon Craig
Champion will receive $300.00 and Reserve Champion will receive $200.00

Junior Champion Tractor Plowperson
The Winner and Reserve Winner competing in Class 2, Group 2 will be eligible to compete at the 2015 Canadian Junior Championship Plowing Competition. Registration fees will be provided for the champion and reserve who enter the Canadian Championship

Ontario Championship Tractor Plowperson
The winner and runner-up in Class 5 Group 1 will be eligible to represent Ontario at the 2015 Canadian Championship Plowing Competition. The winner and runner-up in Class 5 Group 2 will be eligible to represent Ontario in the 2015 Canadian Championship Plowing Competition.

Ontario Champion Horse Plowperson Award
(Highest total points scored by a plowperson at the IPM in Class 1)
Ontario Champion Horse Plowerperson - $300.00
Ontario Reserve Champion Horse Plowerperson - $200.00

IPM Champion Antique Award
(Highest total points scored by a plowperson at the IPM in Class 6
IPM Champion Antique Plowerperson - $300.00
IPM Reserve Champion Antique Plowerperson - $200.00

IPM Champion Tractor Award
(Highest total points scored by a plowperson at the IPM in Classes 2, 3, 4, and 5)
IPM Champion Tractor Plowerperson - $300.00
IPM Reserve Champion Plowerperson - $200.00

SPECIALS

Lloyd Van Dusen Award

This award is given in memory of Lloyd Van Dusen by his children. Lloyd Van Dusen competed in the Draft Horse Walking Plow Competition for years.  The award will be presented to the Best Overall Walking Plow Team in Class 1 Groups 1 and 2.

Harold Nie Memorial Special
A fifty-dollar, ($50.00) cash award will be presented to the first time competitor with the highest aggregate score in Class 1. Marion Nie donates this award in memory of her late husband, who was a long time horse plow person.

Fred and Helen Davenport Memorial
A pocket watch will be presented to the tractor-plowing competitor with the highest aggregate score in four days of plowing, including Class 2, 3, 4 under the age of 16 years. Previous winners are not eligible. Fred Davenport was an OPA Director for 15 years.

Elliot Moses Memorial Special
A piece of Native pottery will be presented to the contestant with the greatest number of points in Class 2, 3, or 4 – Group 1 and Group 2 who were born after 1994. Contestant must compete each day that plowing competition is held during the match. This award, donated by the Moses family, is in memory of Elliot Moses, from Oshweken, who was OPA President in 1933 and was a Director for 38 years, until 1960.
Previous winners are not eligible.

Sidney Sisler Memorial Trophy Special
Sidney Sisler Memorial Trophy is presented to the Junior Champion Tractor Competitor.

John S. Moffatt Memorial Trophy
A Trophy and $100.00 be awarded to the Top Drag Plow winner. This trophy is in loving memory of John S. Moffatt and is donated by his family.

Gordon Bradfield Memorial Special
The Bradfield Family, in memory of Gordon Bradfield will present an award to the Contestant with the highest aggregate scores in Classes 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.
Gordon Bradfield was a veteran Plowmen and an IPM Judge.

Graeme, Helen and Michael Craig Special
A Coat and Hat to be awarded per competitor qualifying to compete in the Canadian Championships, Junior and Senior Class.

CLASS 7 - Junior Class
Winston Roberts Special
In addition to the previously noted prize money, the contestant with:
a) The highest score in Class 7 will receive $300
b) The second highest score in Class 7 will receive $200
c) The third highest score in Class 7 will receive $100.
A Perpetual Plaque and keeper Trophy will also be presented to the winner of the Class 7

Wellington County Plowmen's Association

John MacDonald

The Gorrill Family