The Swix/FasterSkier ‘Get Your Spring On’ Photo Contest

FasterSkierApril 15, 2009

The 2009 season is over and most of us are looking ahead to 2010, but April is transition time. What are you doing this month – getting in your last skis on snow, out already on the rollers, hitting the weight room, touring the backcountry, relaxing, etc?  Send your best “Spring” photo to FasterSkier and you could win one of several ski-related prizes from Swix…not to mention everlasting fame! Thanks to Swix ( for sponsoring this contest!

Theme: “Get Your Spring On”

Interpret it as you like. As long as it has something to do with Nordic skiing, it counts!  All entries should be submitted by the photographer; please include your name and mailing address, the individuals in the photo, the location, and the date.

The deadline for the contest is:
12:00 Midnight, EST
Thursday, April 30, 2009

Photo contest winners will be posted in a gallery during the week of May 4-8, 2009.

Anyone can participate. Regardless of whether you are a professional or an amateur. You can submit ONE photo per person, maximum! Images will be judged by FasterSkier.

Photos must be submitted electronically (via email) to:, please put “Swix/Fasterskier Photo Contest” in the subject field.

Best of all, this contest is FREE! There are absolutely no entry fees… so enter today!
Are there prizes? Yes. But just think, you’ll get your really cool picture posted on FasterSkier as part of a winning photo gallery. Find your best photo and send it along. It only takes 5 minutes.


First Prize: Swix FC8x
First Prize: Swix FC8x

Second Prize: HF7BW 40G
Second Prize: HF7BW 40G
Third Prize: T0192O oval medium fine brush
Third Prize: T0192O oval medium fine brush

What you need to do to submit a photo:

-Email your photo (ONE maximum) to by Thursday, April 30, 2009.
-Please include your name, mailing address, & phone number.
-Please include the names of each person in the photo, a caption for your photo, date photo was taken, and location of where photo was taken.
-Photo must be YOURS. If someone else took it and you didn’t get permission to send it in, we don’t want it.

The Fasterskier 2009 Digital Photography Contest is open everyone. But read below:

The fine print: You will retain all rights to any photograph you submit — including ownership if applicable — other than those rights licensed in the next sentence. By entering the contest, you hereby grant to Fasterskier (i) a nonexclusive, worldwide, irrevocable, royalty-free license to reproduce, distribute, publicly display and publicly perform the photographs you submit to Fasterskier, and (ii) the right to use your name, city, state and country of residence in promotions and other publications. Fasterskier reserves the right to adjust any deadline(s) as the result of causes beyond its immediate control.

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