Rapha Chinese New Year Photo Competition Week 2 – Top 5 Winners
Here are our top 5 picks from week 2 of the Rapha Chinese New Year Photo Competition. Each of our weekly winners will receive a exclusive Rapha Year of the Horse woven roundel and be added to the shortlist for the top prizes of a pair of Rapha GT Shoes, a Classic Softshell Jacket or a Rapha Backpack.
Congratulations to each of our winners, Rapha Asia will be in touch with you on how to receive your exclusive Rapha Year of the Horse woven roundel.
Rapha Chinese New Year Photo Competition – Previous Winners
As the Year of the Snake draws to an end, we at Rapha Asia are looking forward to a new year of opportunity. The Year of the Horse offers cyclists everywhere the chance to break new ground, to tackle those riding adventures that have until now eluded them.
Whether it’s a unconquered climb, a tight city crit, or riding your first century, Rapha is inviting riders to share their experiences with the launch of the Chinese New Year Photo Competition. Over the coming month, simply post images of yourself and your bike on Instagram, showing what ‘breaking new ground’ means to you. Be as creative as possible and you could win a prize.
The competition runs from 7th January to 30th January 2014 and the top five images from each week will be published on the Rapha website. Weekly winners will receive an exclusive Rapha Year of the Horse woven roundel and be added to the shortlist for the grand prize. At the end of the month, the top three images overall will then be chosen, with winners receiving the following:
To enter, simply post your images to Instagram, using the hashtag #raphacny and mentioning @rapha_asia.
The contest will be open from 0000hrs on 7th January 2014 until 2359hrs on 30th January 2014 (+8hrs GMT).
Contestants must upload images to Instagram ONLY. Entries must use the hashtag #raphacny and mention @rapha_asia.
Please note that images posted to Facebook, Twitter, or a personal blog will not be considered.
Rapha employees and their family members are not eligible to enter.
*Choosing the winners:*
Photos eligible for the Rapha Year of the Horse roundel will be selected from Instagram only, and fulfil the criteria of using the hashtag #raphacny and mentioning @rapha_asia. The top five weekly images will be announced on the following days: 13th January 2014; 17th January 2014; 24th January 2014 and 31st January 2014. Shortlisted images will be displayed at www.rapha.cc and the shortlist will be compiled at the sole discretion of Rapha..
The final three winners will then be selected from the top 20 shortlisted images, again at the sole discretion of Rapha.
Rapha’s decisions on shortlisted images and overall winners are final.
*Contacting the winners:*
Both weekly winners and the top three winning contestants will be contacted by @rapha_asia on Instagram. Once contacted, they must claim their prize/prizes no later than five days from the date of their picture being published on www.rapha.cc. An email link and instructions will be provided by @rapha_asia on Instagram.
*Conditions of entry:*
Contestants will need to best show with a photograph how they interpret breaking new ground with their bicycle. The photo must be taken by them and be uploaded on Instagram following the above mentioned criteria. Only photos taken during the competition period are valid.
Rapha strongly recommends that pictures be taken in a safe manner (i.e. don’t ride your bike and take pictures at the same time – IT’S DANGEROUS).
Rapha will not be will not be liable for any death, injury, damages, expenses, or loss whatsoever (whether direct or consequential) to persons or property as a result of any person entering into the competition.