Social Media Contest


Show Us Your Skills - Weekly Photo Competition


How to enter

  1. Take a photo of you performing a gymnastics skill.
  2. Post it on Instagram.
  3. Follow and tag @gymnasticsbc.
  4. Use #GBCPhotoContest.

Each contest closes at 11:59pm on Thursdays (see Contest Schedule below for details). Winners will be announced on Saturdays. 

Participants are limited to one picture submission per week, and may participate every week of the contest. 


* If a participant does submit more than one photo per week, the first photo he or she submits will be the only eligible entry.



The contest is only open to members of Gymnastics BC, and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Gymnastics BC, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate.

By entering into this contest, you confirm that you are not less than 13 years of age.


Contest Rules

All photographs must be new uploads to Instagram through your feed or story. By entering and participating in the contest, you consent to the use of your photograph by Gymnastics BC (the Contest Administrator) for promotional use, during or after the contest closing date, without compensation (see 'Rights Granted by You' below for further details). 

Once a winner has been selected, he or she will be contacted for a high resolution image to share.

The Contest Administrator is excluded from all liability for any personal injury, loss or damage of whatever kind (including loss of data) caused directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from uploading photographic entries and material online.


Rights Granted by You

By entering this contest, you understand and agree that Gymnastics BC (the Contest Administrator)--and anyone acting on behalf of the Contest Administrator--shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the world, without limitation, your entry, name, picture, likeness, image, statements about the contest, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes, without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.

By entering this contest, you represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, you will be disqualified at the sole discretion of the Contest Administrator. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, you shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Contest Administrator from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs, or expense, which the Contest Administrator may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.


Winner Selection and Notification

Each week, staff members of Gymnastics BC will vote on their favorite picture, based on a combination of skill and visual appeal. A winner will be announced via instagram each Saturday. 


The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.


Contest Schedule 

Each weekly contest closes at 11:59pm on Thursdays

  • Sept 22nd  – 1st weekly winner announced
  • Sept 29th – 2nd weekly winner announced
  • October 6th – 3rd weekly winner announced
  • October 13th – 4th weekly winner announced
  • October 20th – 5th weekly winner announced
  • October 27th – 6th weekly winner announced