Have fun and raise money for a worthy cause in this speed-knitting competition based on the famous bike race with a similar name! Competitors will race to finish a pair of socks in each of six stages earning points for finishing the fastest. Registration fees (less paypal and shipping expenses for prizes) will go to Doctors Without Borders to help continue their excellent work of providing medical care to those in need around the globe
Tour-de-Sock 2013 will kick off on June 1, 2013. Registration will open by May 1, 2013. The Race Director reserves the right to open Registration early based on her excitement levels!
The Race Director is clearly excited, because registration is now OPEN!!! It will remain open until May 29, 2013.
Tour Winner - 20 skeins of sock yarn, 1 set of stitch markers
Runner Up - 10 skeins of sock yarn, 1 set of stitch markers
Third Place - 5 skeins of sock yarn, 1 set of stitch markers
Winning Team - 1 skein of Sock Yarn & 1 set of stitch markers for each member
Stage Prizes (for each Stage)
Stage Winner - 1 set of stitch markers
Random Drawing - 1 skein of sock yarn
*all of the prizes, including those for individual stages, will be mailed out after the final stage.