The Coloured Bibs

Wondering why some skiers are wearing a red, blue or purple cloth bib?
The Red Bibs are participants who have skied every year in the 55 km distance. There are only five of the prestigious red bibs skiers:

Phil Dunn
Klaus Huckfeldt
Andy Lamb
Gerald Streefkerk
Paul Zimmerman

Blue Bibs are participants who have skied at least 20 years in the 55 km distance.

Purple Bibs are participants who have skied at least 10 years in the 55 km distance.