Havaianas' Flipping for the Beach

Sunday, May 11, 2008 jeffrey siy 0 Comments

Join Havaianas Flipping for the Beach contest and get a chance to win a trip to your favorite destination and limited edition Havaianas! Just write about your most unique beach destination in the Philippines and your most memorable beach experience on that beach paradise. It's that easy!

Contest Requirements:
  • Filipino citizens who are of legal age (at least 18 years old at the time of submission of entry)
  • Permanent residents of the Philippines
Contest Mechanics:
  1. Each entry should contain the contestant’s experience in a unique beach destination in the Philippines, which includes experiences while traveling to that destination and the activities available therein. Only one entry per participant will be accepted.
  2. Entries should be in the following formats:
    1. Written essay with a maximum of five hundred (500) words with at least three (3) photos taken of the destination attached to the essay.
    2. Video essay, in VCD or DVD format (accepted video formats are .wmv, .mpeg, .mpeg4, .avi, .mov), with a maximum of ninety (90) seconds of running time including at least three (3) photos taken of the destination.
  3. Submission of entries will be coursed through Creative Juice Communications Inc. (Creative Juice).
    1. Entries may be submitted to 7 Zaragoza Street, Araneta Subdivision, Quezon City 1113 (parallel to G. Araneta Avenue, near Arlington) via the following:
      • Personal delivery from 9 AM to 12 NN Monday to Friday only
      • Post or courier.
    2. You may email your entries to PROMO@HAVAIANASPHILIPPINES.COM (email size should not be more that 1MB while video essays should be converted into zip file when sending)
    3. Entries must contain the following information:
      • Name
      • Birthdate
      • Home Address
      • Mailing Address
      • Email Address
      • Telephone No.
      • Mobile Phone No.
      • Foot Size
      • Signature
      • To authenticate the entry, it must also contain a photo of the contestant in the said location.
      • NOTE: Incomplete entries will automatically be disqualified
  4. Contestants agree that upon submission, all entries along with all its components become property of Terry SA Inc. and may be used by Terry SA Inc. for promotional, publicity, advertising, marketing and all other similar purposes, with or without consent from the sender.
  5. Contestants agree that upon submission, all entries along with all its components become property of Terry SA Inc. and may be used by Terry SA Inc. for promotional, publicity, advertising, marketing and all other similar purposes, with or without consent from the sender.
  6. Final judging of entries will be re-scheduled to a new date (to be announced).
  7. Winners will be announced in June 2008. Winning entries will be announced on TV and not later than two (2) weeks after determination of winners. Winners will also be notified via email, phone call, and registered mail. A write up of winning entries will also appear in broadsheets.
  8. All employees of Terry SA Inc., Studio23, GeiserMaclang Marketing Communications Inc., Creative Juice and other promo partners/third parties, including their relatives up to the second degree of consanguinity or affinity, are automatically disqualified from joining this contest. Persons reporting regularly to Terry SA Inc., Studio23, GeiserMaclang Marketing Communications Inc., Creative Juice Communications Inc. under a contract or service and who, by the nature of the service they render may have a direct and personal knowledge of the promotion shall also be disqualified.
  9. Terry S.A. Inc. reserves the right to cancel this contest in the event that the contest becomes impossible to continue due to fortuitous events.
  10. CRITERIA FOR JUDGING:
    • Seven (7) winners will be selected based on the following criteria:
      1. Uniqueness of experience
      2. Uniqueness of beach destination
      3. Uniqueness of activities in the destination
      4. Presentation/creativity of entry and supporting materials
    • The first seventy (70) qualified entries that meet the minimum criteria, based on the contest criteria, will automatically get a pair of Havaianas Limited-Edition 7 Waves. The determination of the date and time of submission of entries will be as follows:
      1. Upon receipt of the entry, the date and time will be recorded in a log book. Contestant will also be given a copy of the transmittal record.
      2. Entries received via post or courier will be recorded based on the date the package is sent.
    • The set of judges will be comprised of travel editors from leading publications and company representatives from the participating organizations.
Contest Period: EXTENDED TO MAY 23, 2008 5PM

Contest Prize:
  1. Each of the seven (7) winners will be given the following prizes:
    • A 3-day/2-night all-expense paid trip for two (2), consisting of two roundtrip airline tickets and accommodations to the destination that the winner wrote about
    • One (1) pair Limited-Edition Havaianas 7 Waves. However, if the winner has already won a pair of Limited-Edition Havaianas 7 Waves by being one of the first seventy (70) senders, the second pair of Havaianas 7 Waves will be given to his/her travel companion
    • A summer package from T-Box, David and Goliath and Dakine.
  2. Seventy (70) Havaianas 7 Waves for qualified contestants (consolation prize)

Upside:
  • FREE to join
  • Contest period extended which could mean only a few people submitted
  • Very nice prizes
  • Lots of prizes means more chances of winning (70 Havaianas for qualified contestants)
Downside:
  • "Contestants agree that if they are chosen as winners, they will be accompanied by a travel editor (each one of the judges will be assigned for each destination) on their winning trip. The travel editors shall document the trip and produce a box of travel guides about the destination". Might be a hassle (Terms and Conditions for claiming prize)
For more info, go to the Havaianas website and click Press releases at the Sections drop down button

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