What is this Sweepstakes?
A Vlog Sweepstakes. We want to hear from you, our members. Why do you love our Hunter/Jumper Community? What do you love about our sport?
What is a Vlog?
A Vlog is defined as a web-based journal entry in which the medium is video content instead of written text. In short, a selfie style video in which you share your views on a subject.
Who can enter?
Any current USHJA member of ANY level, including Affiliate members and Recognized Riding Academies.
Do entrants need to be above a certain age?
No! However, if any entrant is under 18 we will need a signed parental consent form.
How many videos can you enter?
1 video per current USHJA member
Can videos be submitted any way other than by uploading to the specific Dropbox folder of the sweepstakes?
No, to be considered a valid entry, the video will need to be uploaded to the Dropbox folder specified on the entry page.
How long should the videos be?
60 to 90 seconds in length would be the optimal length; however, videos shorter or longer will be accepted. Note: Videos shorter than 15 seconds will not be considered a valid entry.
Is there a file size limit?
There is not a file size limit, however please keep in mind that the optimal video length is between 60 and 90 seconds.
Which file formats will be accepted?
MP4 is the preferred format of files submitted, however the following formats are also acceptable: .wmv, 3GP (from cell phones), AVI, MOV, MPEG, or MKV.
Are there specific requirements for the video content?
Yes see Entry Requirement section of the official Sweepstakes Rules.
What are the prizes?
First 200 entrants, with a valid entry, will receive a free USHJA hat and USHJA Cinch Bag. Sweepstakes drawing winner will receive a complimentary 3-year USHJA Active/Competing membership, a USHJA swag bag, and a $250 Visa gift card. Please Note: If a Lifetime USHJA member is randomly selected as the winner, they will have the ability to transfer the complimentary 3-year Active/Competing membership to an individual or organization of their choosing.
How is the Winner chosen?
The Sweepstakes drawing will be held on December 4th at 2:00 p.m. EST. at USHJA, 3870 Cigar Lane, Lexington, KY 40511. This date and all other dates in these rules may be extended at the absolute discretion of the USHJA. Entries may be submitted via the official Sweepstakes page until November 29th at 11:59 p.m. EST. The winner will be drawn at random from all of the compliant sweepstakes entries. Randomize, an independent webpage, will be used to select the winner of the sweepstakes. The winner need not be present to win.