Challenge

How it works

Register

Register to receive your Whitetail Challenge Camera Entry (Camera, SD Card, and Antler Measuring Tape) officially confirming your eligibility. Challenge is limited to 1,500 entries. Entry fee cost is $275.

Record

Using the Apex Camera or camera of your choice, record your hunting adventure capturing the shooter, hunting area, harvest scene, harvest recovery and the process of measuring the antlers.

Measure

Utilize the provided Apex Antler Measuring Tape to calculate your antler Gross Score. Each measurement will be calculated as you go on your Apex Digital Score Form provided with official Challenge Entry.

Win

Upload your recorded footage and submit your Antler Gross Score. All qualifying Gross Scores for each State Whitetail Challenge are officially reviewed and finalized for Prize Purse Payout at the end of the season.

Payout
CalCulator

Payout Based ON

BASED ON HUNTER ENTRIES

  • 1500
  • 50
  • 100
  • 150
  • 200
  • 250
  • 500
  • 750
  • 1000
  • 1500

HUNTER ENTRIES

PAYOUT
Top Ten ScoreS
PAYOUTTOP TEN
1st
20,000
2nd
16,000
3rd
12,000
4th
8,000
5th
4,000
6th
3,750
7th
3,500
8th
3,375
9th
3,250
10th
3,000

The Top Ten Gross Green Scores are Measured by Boone & Crockett Marshalls to Calculate an Official Gross Score at Apex Banquet.

Payout based on 1,500 Hunters

PAYOUT11th - 70th
PAYOUT
Scores 11th - 70th
11th - 15th
1,500
16th - 20th
1,375
21st - 25th
1,250
26th - 30th
1,125
31st - 35th
1,000
36th - 40th
875
41st - 45th
750
46th - 50th
700
51st - 55th
500
56st - 60th
450
61st - 65th
400
66th - 70th
350
PAYOUT Special Harvest
Special Harvest Winners
10 Point Harvest
$8,000
9 Point
$8,000
8 Point
$6,000
7 Point
$6,000

Point Harvest Categories Qualify
for Random Prize Giveaways

100th Place
$3,000
200th Place
$3,000
300th
$1,500
400th
$1,500
All Submitted Scores are Eligible
for landing on the Leaderboard
500th Place
$1,500
750th Place
$1,500
1,000 Place
$1,500
1,250th Place
$1,500
All Submitted Scores are Eligible
for landing on the Leaderboard

CHallenge ENTRY

First Time Hunters receive an Apex Camera Package providing everything you need to start filming Your Hunts

The Camera

Participants utilize the official Apex Camera or camera of choice to record their whitetail harvest and Win Big Bucks!

Camera Mount

Provided for the best camera operating performance is a camera mounting bracket that attaches to your Bow Stabilizer or Gun Scope!

Memory Card

Provided for your adventure is a 32GB SD Memory Card to begin hunting from the moment you receive your Challenge Entry!

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Antler Tape

Apex provides hunters the easiest and fastest method to Green Score their harvest with our provided Antler Measuring Tape.

tape

Scoring

Antler Scoring follows the Boone and Crockett Scoring Methods.

LeaderBoard

Archery Standings

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Firearm Standings

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*Simulated Results*

APEX
LEADERBOARD

TOP TEN
Contestant Status Place Gross SCORE
       
Chase
Evans
Official 1st 1st152 1/8
Scott
Sawyer
Official 2nd 2nd148 5/8
James
Green
Official 3rd 3rd145 2/8
Doug
Worthington
Official 4th 4th141 6/8
Casey
Fredricks
Official 5th 5th138 3/8
John
Meyer
Official 6th 6th134 0/8
Karen
Harper
Official 7th 7th132 3/8
Colton
Chambers
Official 8th 8th132 1/8
Daniel
Gibson
Official 9th 9th130 5/8
Frank
Thompson
Official 10th 10th129 1/8

*Simulated Results*

11th - 70th
Contestant Status Place Gross SCORE
       
Greg
Andrews
Official 11th 11th128 7/8
Stacey
Edwards
Official 12th 12th128 1/8
Jarret
Edwards
Official 13th 13th128 6/8
Robert
King
Official 14th 14th124 5/8
Derrick
Davis
Official 15th 15th124 3/8
Brandon
Cooper
Official 16th 16th124 2/8
Carter
Mills
Official 17th 17th123 4/8
Mike
Merryman
Official 18th 18th123 0/8
Bill
Montgomery
Official 19th 19th122 2/8
Brett
Harrington
Official 20th 20th122 1/8

*Simulated Results*

SPECIAL HARVEST
Contestant Status CATEGORY GROSS SCORE
       
Jason
Parks
Official 10 PT 10 PT126 5/8
James
Young
Official 9 PT 9 PT131 2/8
Ken
Burton
Official 8 PT 8 PT118 3/8
Joe
Harris
Official 7 PT 7 PT121 4/8
Trevor
Wilson
Official 100th 100th119 3/8
Steve
Gunderson
Official 200th 200th117 2/8
George
Alexander
Official 300th 300th116 6/8
Wendal
Jackson
Official 400th 400th114 2/8
Larry
Schaffer
Official 500th 500th111 7/8
Chase
Edwards
Official 750th 750th110 4/8
Phillip
Parker
Official 1000th 1000th108 6/8
Clark
Richards
Official 1250th 1250th105 1/8

*Simulated Results*