Awards: Virtual Edition

2020 Award Categories


One winner will be selected in each of the following categories and will receive a $20 gift card to the Harpoon Brewery.


*Winners for these first three categories will be announced on Instagram @harpoonbrewery after the LIVE Toast at 5:00 pm EST

  • Farthest participant from the Harpoon Brewery in Boston
  • Youngest Participant
  • Most Mature Participant


Winners in these next 4 categories will be decided by you!

Sunday morning, we will start 4 threads on the Harpoon 5-Miler Facebook page: One for each of the below contests:

  • Highest Elevation Gain
  • Wackiest Route
  • Best Photo
  • Best Costume

To enter, post your photo on the appropriate contest thread. You have until 4:00 pm EST that day to enter! We will narrow it down to our favorites and then the public will vote on Instagram! Voting will go live around 5:30 pm EST, just after the Live Toast, and will be up for 24 hours.

*All Submissions must tag @harpoonbrewery and use #harpoon5miler    



Fundraising Awards 

The fundraising award winners will be announced during the Live Toast at 5:00 pm EST on Race day.

The Richard Hackel Award
Awarded to the Harpoon 5-Miler Runner who goes above and beyond, raising the most funds for The Angel Fund.

  • Winner will receive a voucher for themselves and 3 friends to visit the Harpoon Beer Hall for a tour, pretzels and beers!

The Scott Carlson Award
Awarded to the Fundraising team that goes above and beyond, raising the most funds for The Angel Fund.

  • Winner will receive a certificate to use the Harpoon Brewery Tasting Room for an event in 2021.



Note: Fundraising Awards are awarded to runners based upon donations made online or received via mail by Sunday, May 17th at 4:00 PM. If you don't live in New England in order to claim these prizes, we will reach out and discuss an alternative.




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