The 2017 CBD Challenge

UPDATE March 10, 2017: Considering the unstable political climate under the new Trump Administration, particularly around marijuana policy, we have decided to postpone the 2017 CBD Challenge until a later date after things quiet down. Please accept our apologies. It will happen, just not right now.


Calling all Colorado Cannabis and Hemp Cultivators! Are you ready to put your crop to the test? Do you really have what you think you have?

With 7 categories for flower and concentrates, the 2017 CBD Challenge will be the first competition focusing on testing for Cannabidiol!

Highest CBD Hemp (THC below .3%)
Highest CBD Cannabis
Highest CBD Lowest THC Hemp (THC below .3%)
Highest CBD Lowest THC Cannabis
Highest Overall Cannabinoid Content
CBD Dominant Most Robust Profile (a little bit of everything)
Closest to 1:1 (THC:CBD) Ratio

Flower/Bud, FECO/RSO, Rosin, Hash, Kief, CO2 Extracts

Open to home-cultivators, patients, caregivers, hemp farmers, processors, licensed growers.

Registration is open now and runs through April 3, 2017. Reserve your spot TODAY for an early-bird discount. All samples for testing must be received by April 3, 2017.

Early-Bird Discount (through March 19)
First Entry: $150
Each additional entry: $75

Entry Fee (after March 19)
First Entry: $200 (Includes testing & 2 VIP tickets)
Each additional entry: $100

Deadline to enter: Midnight, Monday, April 3, 2017

Winners will be announced and celebrated at the Sensi Magazine 420 Week Kick-off Party on April 14, 2017.

Awards will be based on test results. Each entry will receive a 10-cannabinoid profile (THC, THCA, THCV, CBD, CBDA, CBDV, CBN, CBG, CBGA & CBC) by The Good Lab. Test results will be released to the registrant after the winners have been announced.

Will your favorite strain walk away with a coveted trophy?

To register for entry: Fill out the form below. You will receive a follow-up email requesting more information about your entry(ies) and instructions for payment.

Submission requirements: Registrants must be at least 21 years of age and reside in Colorado; all submitted entries must consist of cannabis or hemp grown in Colorado only. All entries are collected and tested within the legal framework allowed under Colorado law. All entries must be delivered to The Good Lab for testing by midnight on Monday, April 3, 2017.

YES! I’m interested in entering the 2017 CBD Challenge!