Getting to Gold

Dain Blanton
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Manhattan Beach Middle School.
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Contest coming soon!!!!

Dain Blanton - Getting to Gold

Getting to Gold Announces

'A Day with Dain'
Facebook Video Contest for Students!
Gold Medal

Contest Rules

1. Videos must be produced by students.

2. Videos must be no more than 2 minutes long, and they must NOT contain student’s last names.

3. Eligible schools are those that Dain has not spoken at in the past 2 years. We want to give everyone a chance!

4. Teachers or administrators from a single school may submit up to three (3) student videos per school by link or email attachment to Please include your contact information, job title, phone and email.

5. Up to three (3) video submissions per school must be received by Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 5PM PST.

6. Finalists will be announced on Wednesday, May 28th by posting them on our Dain Blanton for Students Facebook page. We will ONLY post students' first name and school name.

7. Voting begins on Wednesday, May 28th by viewing the finalist’s videos on our Dain Blanton for Students Facebook page, and "Liking" your favorite one.

8. Voting ends on Friday, June 6th at 12 Noon PST. The video with the most “Likes” will determine the winner. Contest Winners will be announced on our Facebook page and on our web site on June 6th, 2014, by 3pm PST.

~ NEW Deadline: May 27th ~
Get your video cameras rolling!

“Win 'A Day with Dain' on your campus!

Olympic Gold Medalist, sports broadcaster and motivational speaker Dain Blanton will travel to your school to lead an all-school assembly and classroom visits next fall if the winning student video is selected from your school.

The subject of the video is:
Why are role models and mentors
so important for students?

Dain BlantonThe Scoop

Send student videos (maximum of 3 video submissions per school) by Tuesday, May 27, 2014 before 5PM PST.

Five finalists will be chosen. We’ll post the top 5 student finalist videos on our Dain Blanton for Students Facebook page on Wednesday, May 28th. See contest rules to the left for important details.

You decide the winner!!

Vote by "Liking" your favorite video. Then, the total votes (Likes) for the best videos will be tallied by a final count on June 6th at 3PM PST.

Get your community involved!

Ask us for a Press Release that you can submit to your local news outlets.

If you are interested in having 'A Day with Dain' at your school, reply here. If your school wins the video contest, we'll waive the fee!

Please contact us with any questions.

Getting to Gold
(800) 655-7187 ext. 804

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