DBP Video Competition 2017

Competition Info

Entrants will submit videos, which we will then upload to be available on our site on a dedicated page. Videos will be available on our site from within three days of upload, so earlier videos have an advantage in the Popularity contest, so don’t be slow! The theme for the videos is “People, Places and Paddling“, so keep that in mind!

There are two categories, Popular Choice and Judges Choice. The first prize for the popular choice is a GoPro Hero 4 session, the first prize for the Judges Choice is 100USD.

Please keep videos below 5 minutes long.

Entries are open until the end of September (midnight on the 30th, UTC).

The competition period runs until the 15th of November (midnight on the 15th, UTC)

Winners will be announced on the 18th of November.

Please ensure you have read the rules, terms and conditions found below the form.

Please use the form below to enter the video competition. To send us your video, we recommend using a service like wetransfer. Upload it there and copy and paste the link into the form. Please don’t put a link to youtube/vimeo! Videos below 5 minutes only please!

Rules, Terms and Conditions.

The criteria for the “popular choice” category is the amount of views at the end of the competition period midnight on the 15th of November . This is only views through the DBP youtube channel.

The criteria for the “Judges Choice” category is the creativity, quality and originality of the submitted video. This will be judged by a group of paddlers and media pro’s.

The 1st prize for the Popular Choice category is a gopro hero 4 session. The winner is responsible for any local taxes or costs.

The 1st Prize for the Judges choice category is 100USD, paid via paypal.

The 2nd prize for each category is 30USD, paid via paypal.

The 3rd prize for each category is 15USD, paid via paypal.

In addition, we will give out DBP merch to any entries we feel deserve a commendation.

All prizes are non-transferable

Entry is only allowed where your national and local laws allow for it. We cannot be held responsible for any costs that you incur in receiving your prizes. No purchase is necessary to enter this competition.

This competition is open to all ages, but any entrant under 18 years of age requires
parental consent to enter the competition before submitting their entry

All information detailing how to enter this competition forms part of these terms and
conditions. It is a condition of entry that all rules are accepted as final and that the
competitor agrees to abide by these rules. The decision of the judges is final and no
correspondence will be entered into. Submission of an entry will be taken to mean
acceptance of these terms and conditions.

All videos submitted must be the work of the individual submitting them
It is the responsibility of each entrant to ensure that any videos they
submit have been taken with the permission of the subject and do not infringe the
copyright of any third party or any laws. Entrants must warrant that the video
they are submitting is their own work and that they own the copyright for it.


By entering this competition you are giving us permission to host your video on our website and social media channels.