The Need to Know
Learn everything there is to know about the adventure of the Oyster in the Official Race Info Packet. Also check out which Oyster course is best for you.
What do I get as an Oyster_Racer?
- 2 FREE beers
- Post-race refueling food
- Oyster finisher cowbell
- Oyster Swag
- A few hours of AWESOME!
The Minnesota Oyster is proud to have Make-A-Wish® Minnesota as its beneficiary. Make-A-Wish® Minnesota grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Founded in 1982, the Minnesota chapter has granted more than 3,900 wishes to children across the state. Make-A-Wish Minnesota grants a wish for a Minnesota child every 27 hours. Learn more about Make-A-Wish Minnesota here.
Thanks helping us grant wishes for the kids of Make-A-Wish Minnesota! Not only are you helping to make a difference, but teams get extra incentives for raising funds too. Check 'em out:
*Please note - fundraising incentives are achieved as a team not individually.
$30 - Make a Wish Happen (Required $30 per team)
This year, we are asking teams to donate a minimum of $30 in an effort to raise more funds for our local non-profit partners. Thank you for helping grant wishes for the Make-A-Wish!
$50 - Sneak Peek
Get ahead of the competition! Teams get the chance to have a mystery leg of the course revealed before the race even starts. (No brainer)
$100 - Course Clue
Teams will receive a clue before race day that will give them an extra edge while out on the course. (For example: address to a mystery location, tasks to complete ahead of time, etc.)
$250 - Puzzle Master
Get a brain break! teams will receive the hardest puzzle on the course before the race so they have plenty of time to get it right! FYI, this could save teams up to 20 minutes in crunch time.
$500 - Charity Bomb & Beer VIP
*As a Thank You for raising the highest level of funds for a great cause, teams have the opportunity to drop a charity bomb on the competition & explode to the front of a line anywhere on the course! (You can only detonate a bomb once)
Also at the $500.00 level teams will get Beer VIP!
Beer VIP will get you a special bracelet post-race that allows unlimited cold beers. SCORE!
*The Top Donor will recieve a super awesome top secret prize package!