Start Date: March 1, 2014 at 12:00:00 AM PT
End Date: March 31, 2014 at 11:59:59 PM PT
Eligibility: You must have a valid email address, be 13 years of age or older and register for a Skype account. Account registration is free at www.skype.com. This Promotion is void in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan and Syria and where prohibited by law. For additional details and eligibility, please see the full Official Rules.
To Enter: Each day a different host (Instagram Yogi) will post a picture or video for the yoga pose of the day and include a daily intention. To enter, entrants must: 1.) Follow @Skype and all 8 Instagram Yogis (@kathy0805, @laurasykora, @lizarch, @geraldsaluti, @mackenzieyoga, @talia_sutra, @justinwolferyogi, and @yulady) on Instagram. 2.) Post of a photo or video of themselves doing the daily yoga pose in their own creative, fun, and original way on Instagram paired with their daily intention. Entrants must use the hashtag #Yogaintentions and #SkypeMoments in their posts. You should consult a physician before beginning any exercise program. By entering, entrants represent and warrant that they are in good health and in proper physical condition to safely participate in the Yoga Challenge.
Keep in mind your Entry must be: 1) your original work; 2) must not have been previously published; and 3) must be suitable for all ages. 4) The picture must be a recent photo of the entrant taken within the last month. The photo cannot be of someone else and must only depict the entrant.
Entries may NOT contain, as determined by us, in our sole and absolute discretion, any content that:
a) is sexually explicit, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group; profane or pornographic;
b) promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco (or the use of any of the foregoing) or a particular political agenda;
c) defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about other people or companies;
d) contains trademarks, logos, or trade dress, without express written consent of the rights holder(s) or a reasonably apparent lawful basis for your use(s);
e) contains copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings, and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media) either without express written consent of the rights holder(s) or a reasonably apparent lawful basis for your use(s);
f) contains materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices, or other indicia identifying any person (other than a member of your family or community for whom you have received consent) including, without limitation, celebrities, look-alikes of celebrities, and/or other public or private figures, living or dead either without express written consent of the rights holder(s) or a reasonably apparent lawful basis for your use(s); and
g) communicates messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or good will to which we wish to associate; and/or violates any law.
Entry Limit? You may enter once per day.
What are the Prizes?
Daily Prizes (31): One (1) Skype Unlimited World Voucher providing unlimited calling to landlines and mobiles to any listed country around the world. ARV: $120 USD. Limit one daily prize per person.
Weekly Prizes (4): One (1) Skype Yoga Prize Pack (includes a Skype branded beach tote, sports towel, beach towel, and water bottle). ARV: $150 USD. Limit one weekly prize per person.
Grand Prize (1): One (1) Surface Tablet 32GB and one (1) Jam Box wireless speaker. ARV: $500.
When will the winners be determined? The Grand Prize winner will be determined on or about the week of April 7, 2014. Daily Prize winners will be determined the following business day of entry. Weekly Prize winners will be determined the approximately one week after the weekly entry period ends.
How will the winners be determined? The winners will be determined through the judging process. All eligible entries received will be judged by Skype and the Instagram Yogis based on the following criteria (with associated % weightings as listed):
1. Creativity (50%)
2. Fun Factor (30%)
3. Originality (20%)
The Contest is divided into daily, weekly and grand prize judging.
Daily Judging: Each day’s entries will be judged on the following business day. The daily entry with the highest score will win a Daily Prize. Non winning entries will not carry over into subsequent daily judging. A day is defined as 12:00:00 AM – 11:59:59 PM PT.
Weekly Judging: All entries each week of the Contest will be judged. The entry with the highest weekly score from all entries received during that week’s entry period will win a Weekly Prize. The weeks are defined as follows: Week 1: 3/1/14 – 3/8/14; Week 2: 3/9/14 – 3/15/14; Week 3: 3/16/14 – 3/22/14; Week 4: 3/23/14 – 3/31/14. Non winning entries will not carry over into subsequent weekly judging.
Grand Prize Judging: All entries received during the entire Contest period will be judged. The entry with the highest score from all entries received during the Contest period will win the Grand Prize.
All prize winners are subject to verification of eligibility. In the event of a tie, the entry with the highest score in Creativity will be deemed the winner. If a tie remains, the entry with the highest score in Fun Factor will be deemed the winner.