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Prizes

Registered participants in the 2013 Python Challenge™, which begins at 1 p.m. on Jan. 12, 2013 and ends at midnight on Feb. 10, 2013, will be eligible for prizes.

The prize categories are as follows:

For the general public participating in the 2013 Python Challenge™ General Competition, there will be five prizes:

  • A $1,500 Grand Prize for most Burmese pythons captured.
  • A $750 Second Place prize for the second most Burmese pythons captured.
  • A $1,000 First Place prize for longest Burmese python captured.
  • A $750 Second Place prize for second longest Burmese python captured.
  • An additional prize, picked through a random drawing, for which all persons participating in this competition are eligible.

For python permit holders (people holding permits from FWC or other agencies to harvest pythons) who are participating in the 2013 Python Challenge™ Python Permit Holder Competition, there also will be five prizes:

  • A $1,500 Grand Prize for most Burmese pythons captured.
  • A $750 Second Place prize  for the second most Burmese pythons captured.
  • A $1,000 First Place prize for longest Burmese python captured.
  • A $750 Second Place prize for second longest Burmese python captured.
  • An additional prize, picked through a random drawing, for which all python permit holders participating in this competition are eligible.

As our sponsorships grow, other prizes may be offered as part of the 2013 Python Challenge™.

See our information on keeping and/or selling python skins.