Win a trip to experience London 2012 Olympic Games in person! Caught your attention yet? It's the chance of a lifetime, where you could find yourself in London, experiencing life in the capital during the most exciting event of the year. Want to know how? Join the Samsung Global Bloggers Competition.
|Get a chance to be in London for the London 2012 Olympic Games!|
This post shall serve as a writeup for this really awesome contest "Samsung Global Bloggers" where one just have to do a simple 30 second video telling a story of how you would be great at hunting out the best stories London has to tell during The Olympics. Now how cool is that? I wouldn't mind getting a free sponsored trip to London just by doing a video.
|Great Malaysian bloggers with stories to tell|
"What’s a Samsung Global Blogger, you may ask? Hand-picked by celebrity judges, the Bloggers will be invited to London to seek out the best the city has to offer during the Games and presenting it to the world via their very own, specially created video blog"
The first step to becoming a Samsung Global Blogger is to submit a 30 second video in English telling the judges why you would be great at hunting out the best stories London has to tell during The Olympics. Malaysians are one of the selected few people, out of 13 countries to be exact - UK, France, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, Belgium, Brazil, China, Germany, the Netherlands, Russia, Spain and Thailand, to get the chance to participate in this competition.
|Some of the bloggers around the world (13 different countries) who have submitted their entries|
Some simple criteria which I believe all of you are able to fulfill for this contest are stated as below.
- Confidence and energy in front of the camera
- A passion for your subject matter
- Imagination and originality
- A good sense of humour
- A social butterfly – do you use Twitter? Or talk to the world on your own blog?
- The ability to tell a story well through video and the written word
Check out the video below to see the famous Jamie Oliver giving a short introduction to Samsung Global Bloggers Competition
"Our celebrity judges will then pick out a handful of the best ones to win the grand prize: a fully paid-up trip to London for the Olympics. Once there you’ll record the events, atmosphere and reaction around the UK capital to the biggest sporting event of the year on your very own Samsung Global Blogger blog."
"The deadline for audition videos is before midnight GMT on April 29th."
So what are you waiting for guys? Get those creative juices flowing, make an awesome video, and just hit the submit button over at the Samsung Global Bloggers website at www.samsungglobalblogger.com. Of course, you will have to fill in some details in between. Best of luck to you, and to me too!
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