No purchase necessary to enter or win. Internet access and valid e-mail address required.
This contest is sponsored by Volcom SAS. (“Volcom Stone” and/or “Sponsor”) located at 42 Balgowlah Rd, Balgowlah, NSW, Australia. The Volcom WITP Video Contest (“Contest”) is operated through the Volcom Web Site located currently located at www.volcom.com.au (“Website”). BY ENTERING OR OTHERWISE PARTICIPATING IN THE CONTEST, ALL ENTRANTS AND OTHER PARTICIPANTS AGREE TO ABIDE BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE FINAL AND BINDING ON ALL MATTERS PERTAINING TO THIS CONTEST.
Volcom WITParts VIDEO CONTEST is a skateboarding competition in which Entrants will showcase their best maneuver “tricks” in their local skate park or streets. Entrants have to be the skateboarders themselves submitting their action. Entrants will compete by submitting a 1 minute clip of their best skateboarding. Top 3 liked videos from each division and state make it to the final judging round. Final round requires volcoms professional panel to crown overal winners.
There are three divisions to choose from: 15 years old and under, 16 years old and over and Girls.
Entrants in the 15 and under division must be 15 throughout the duration of the event.
Trick videos must be submitted as soon as possible in order to get the most views, likes and feedback from Facebook viewers. Entries occurring during the final week of the event period must still be entered in no case later than 2 weeks before winners are picked. One video per skater to be submitted.
Skateboarders must be experienced and ride within their abilities.
Contest Start and End times:
The contest begins on May 1st, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. and ends on June 30, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. (“End Date”) (“Contest Period”).
During the Contest Period, all Entrants must register online through the Volcom website www.volcom.com.au and follow the instructions to enter the Contest. Submissions will not be considered unless skateboarders have registered.
Videos and content will be referred to as a submission (“Submission”). By uploading a Submission, all Entrant who created the Submission, agree that the Submission conforms to the Video Guidelines and Content Restrictions as defined below (collectively, the “Guidelines and Restrictions”) and that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may remove your Submission and disqualify you from the Contest if it believes, in its sole discretion, that your Submission fails to conform to the Guidelines and Restrictions
MUST NOT CONTAIN:
Judging And Event Procedures
a) Every submission from the start of the contest window until Friday June 30 2015 can be “liked” on Facebook by any Facebook member. The scoring criteria will include Difficulty, Style and Execution. Every submission will be automatically classified in one order only: most recent submissions first.
b) Judging Panel: The Volcom WITP video contest judging panel will consist of a large academy of individuals who are respected within the skateboarding community. Invitations to participate on this panel will be extended to some people from the skateboard industry, photographers and videographers along with a selection of riders. The panel should be sufficiently large and diverse so as to prevent any manipulation of the results.
c) Judging Methodology: Following the official closure of the contest period, judging members will be expected to use their best efforts to fully review available materials and participate according to the rules and spirit of the event. Judges should refrain from lobbying other judges or otherwise making their votes public prior to the passing of the voting deadline
d) Wildcards: Both supporting sponsors (Vans & Electric) get there choice of one wildcard per sponsor for each division. A representative from each company chooses one entry each per division to receive a wildcard through to Round 2. Wildcard must be chosen from the pool of registered competitors.
Best filmer/edit: $1000 plus a promo pack from Volcom , Vans & Electric.
Best Instagram edit with correct #WITParts and @volcom_oz: $500
16 & Over 1st: All expenses paid trip to the USA to join the Volcom team on a tour through Salt Lake City and Las Vegas where they will shoot a feature article for Slam Skateboard Magazine.
The winner will be featured in the article, along with the tour edit which will be broadcasted from Volcom’s international website. The Winner will also be granted entry into the 2015 WITP Champs held at the BERRICS and have a shot at the 15,000.00 USD prize purse.
16 & Over 2nd: Cash Prize of $1000.00 plus a Promo bag from co sponsors
16 & Over 3rd: Cash Prize of $750.00 plus a Promo bag from co sponsors
Girls 1st: Cash Prize of $1000 +12 month Sponsorship from all the supporting sponsors.
Girls 2nd: Cash Prize of $500 plus a Promo bag from co sponsors
Girls 3rd: Cash Prize of $250 plus a Promo bag from co sponsors
15 & Under 1st: Cash Prize of $1000 +12 month Sponsorship from all the supporting sponsors.
15 & Under 2nd: Cash Prize of $250 plus a Promo bag from co sponsors
15 & Under 3rd: Cash Prize of $250 plus a Promo bag from co sponsors
Volcom WITP video contest winners of each division will be determined on Monday 30th June 2015, and will be contacted by Volcom officials.