Awards and Honours


Listed below are awards that Snowcarver Team Canada-Yukon has received over the past fifteen years:

2016

The tour in 2016 was a non-competitive journey taking Michael Lane on one final snow carving experience. Michael was suffering with rapid onset dementia at the time and we were trying to give him some happy memories.

2015

  • 3rd Place – Nayoro, Japan
  • 2nd Place – Yellowknife, NWT, Canada (Inaugural Competition)

2014

  • 1st Place – Quebec Winter Carnival, Quebec City, Quebec
  • Artist’s Choice – Quebec Winter Carnival, Quebec City, Quebec
  • Public’s Choice – Quebec Winter Carnival, Quebec City, Quebe
  • 2nd Place – Lake Tahoe, California, United States

2013

  • 2nd Place – San Candido – Innichen, Italy
  • 1st Place – San Vigilio – St. Vigil, Italy
  • Kids Choice – Breckenridge, Colorado, United States
  • 1st Place – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec
  • Artist’s Choice – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec
  • Public’s Choice – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec

2012

  • 2nd Place – San Candido – Innichen, Italy
  • 1st Place – San Vigilio – St. Vigil, Italy
  • 1st Place – Nayoro, Japan
  • Artist’s Choice – Nayoro, Japan

2011

  • 3rd Place – 16th Harbin International Snow Sculpture Competition, China
  • 2nd Place – 29th World Snow Festival, Grindelwald, Switzerland
  • 2nd Place Artist Choice – 29th World Snow Festival, Grindelwald,
  • Switzerland
  • 1st Place Public – 29th World Snow Festival, Grindelwald, Switzerland
  • 2nd Place – Breckenridge, Colorado, United States
  • 1st Place Artist Choice – Breckenridge, Colorado, United States
  • 1st Place Public – Breckenridge, Colorado, United States

2010

  • 1st Place – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Public’s Choice – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Volunteers Choice – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • 2nd Place, Public – 28th World Snow Festival, Grindelwald, Switzerland
  • two sculptures for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, B.C., Canada

2009

  • 3rd Place – Harbin, China
  • 1st Place – Breckenridge, Colorado, United States
  • 1st Place – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec
  • Public’s Choice – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec
  • 2nd Place – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec
  • Public’s Choice – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Artist’s Choice – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

2008

  • 2nd Place – San Candido – Innichen, Italy
  • 1st Place – San Vigilio – St. Vigil, Italy
  • 2nd Place – Breckenridge, Colorado, United States
  • 1st Place – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Public Choice – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • 1st Place – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Public Choice – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

2007

  • 1st Place – San Candido – Innichen, Italy
  • 1st Place – San Vigilio – St. Vigil, Italy
  • Artist Choice – San Vigilio – St. Vigil, Italy
  • 1st Place – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Public Choice – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • 4th Place – Sapporo, Japan

2006

  • 2nd Place – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Public Choice – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • 1st Place – Sapporo, Japan

2005

  • 2nd Place – San Candido – Innichen, Italy
  • 2nd Place – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Artist Choice – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • 1st Place – Sapporo, Japan

2004

  • 1st Place – Murmansk, Russia

2003

  • 1st Place – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Public Choice – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

2002

  • 3rd Place – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Public Choice – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Volunteers Choice – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • 1st Place – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Artist Choice – Canadian Internationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

2001

  • 1st Place – Canadian Nationals, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada