Categories and Awards

Winners of The Great Fogo Island Punt Race to There and Back are awarded:

Mens/Mixed Category

  • Gold Oars - $2,000

  • Silver Oars - $1,500

  • Bronze Oars - $1,000

Womens Category

  • Gold Oars - $2,000

  • Silver Oars - $1,500

  • Bronze Oars - $1,000

Five additional prizes consisting of four $250.00 prizes will be drawn randomly from the remaining rowers (this does not include placed winners).


The Oars were generously donated by:

  • Gold Oars: Donated by Leslie Gordan Edwards. Hand made by James Edwards of Change Islands.
  • Silver Oars: Donated by Valda and Lee Budgell. Hand made by James (Jim) Wells of Joe Batt's Arm.
  • Bronze Oars: Donated by the late George Waterman Jr of Fogo. Hand made by unknown.

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