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Contest Pics

ValourCon 9

April 27-28, 2018

Contest Theme

Canada 150


Special Theme: What If

What - If Special Theme Guidelines "What If" means exactly how it sounds. Your imagination is the only limiting factor whether it is a 'almost could have been Canadian Air Force F-15 Eagle' to an RCMP Batmobile car, Luftwaffe 1946 to an Israeli Air Force Me-262. Your imagination from subtle to weird and wacky, is the only limiting factor. Conversion work,scratch building, and painting in this theme would be paramount.

Presented by

IPMS Winnipeg Valour Road Chapter

St. James Legion Branch #4

1755 Portage Avenue

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Free Public Admission

*** Parking available at rear and on side streets ***


April 27, 2018 - Early registration: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, plus meet & greet
April 28, 2018 - Registration: 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon
Open to public April 28, 2018 - 12:00 to 5:30 PM

Awards presentation 4:30 PM

"Please note: All models must remain on the tables until the conclusion of the awards ceremony."

    Contest Entry Fees
  • Adult (17 and older) $10.00 for first five (5) entries, $1.00 for each additional entry.
  • Youth or Junior (16 and under) Free
  • Raptor Hobbies / Maxx Collectibles / Login Canada Books / Bill Zuk / Dave Whalen / Doug Roberts / Gilles Messier

Contest Categories:(Adult and Youth/Junior classes)
  • C-1:   Aircraft.
  • C-2:   Armour, Artillery & Other Military Vehicles.
  • C-3:   Ships.
  • C-4:   Civil Aviation.
  • C-5:   Cars, Trucks and Civilian Vehicles.
  • C-6:   Figures.
  • C-7:   What If
  • C-8:   Space/Sci-Fi/Fantasy.
  • C-9:   Dioramas and Vignettes.
  • C-10: Other.
  • C-11:   Canada 150


  • Best in Show: Sponsored by IPMS Canada
  • Best Theme: Canada 150: Sponsored by IPMS Winnipeg
  • People's Choice.
  • Best Automotive: Sponsored by IPMS Winnipeg
  • Best Aircraft: Sponsored by Raptor Hobbies
  • Best Ship: Sponsored by Ray Bean
  • Best Automotive Airbrush Finish: Sponsored by Airbrush Antics and Gravity Colors
  • Best Junior: Sponsored by Tom Morgan
  • Best Space/Sci-Fi/Fantasy: Sponsored by Tom Morgan
  • Best Military Vehicle: Sponsored by Tiger Hobbies
  • Best Weathering: Sponsored by AMMO by Mig Jimenez
  • Best Figure: Sponsored by Maxx Collectibles
  • Best Axis Armored Fighting Vehicles: Sponsored by Fluid Painting Services CANCELLED
  • Best German Aircraft 1939-1945: Sponsored by Fluid Painting Services CANCELLED
  • What If: Sponsored by 3 Wings Productions

    Stay tuned for further updates

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