Hello everyone! We are very happy and proud to present you the winners for SPEEDO contest.
All the entries have been of very high quality and some stories touched us particularly.
At SPEEDO they were so happy they decided to add a seventh prize for the video contest!
Here is what Speedo would like to share with all of the participants:
"Dear eYeka creators,Thank you so much for your contributions to the “unforgettable swims” contest. We really loved the entries and were so impressed with the inventiveness and quality of both your ideas and submissions.
Have a wonderful Christmas and keep swimming!
The Speedo team"
Here is the list of their favourite videos:
Note: The italics are what the Jury thought about the media. 1st Prize of £3000 goes to Aehtam (Czech Republic), with Oak Lake memories "A beautifully shot film with a narrative which effectively communicates the Unforgettable Swims concept, it is authentic, touching and portrays a sense of freedom which inspires the audience".
2nd Prize of £1000 goes to FlorentSabatier (France), with First swim, Unforgettable "A visually stunning film which successfully captures the unforgettable and inspirational experience of swimming in the ocean for the first time".
3rd Prize of £500 goes to charmaineY (Singapore), with How we met "The charming film that won everyone over; not only is the film aesthetically beautiful, it is a love story that started with an unforgettable swim".
4th Prize of £500 goes to sabatson (France), with Shipwreck "This film brilliantly captures the excitement and mystery of a child’s thrilling journey of discovery and depicts a confidence in the water which reflects Speedo’s brand values".
5th Prize of £500 goes to neiju (France), with Swimming in Albania "A stylishly composed film representative of Speedo as a brand, it embodies freedom and fun".
6th Prize of £500 goes to FlorentSabatier (France), with Corsica, just unforgettable "Staying true to Speedo as a brand, this film is bursting with passion about the feelings this unforgettable swim evoked".
7th Prize of £500 goes to shu_wu (China), with The first swim "An impressive and humorous animation about an unforgettable first jump into the swimming pool".
See here the three winning videos. To see all the others we invite you to click on them.
And here are the winners for the photo/illustration contest:
1st Prize of £1000 goes to hunty (United Kingdom), with At the lido with Gran "A beautiful, exciting and creative image that effortlessly conveys the Unforgettable Swims Concept".
2nd Prize of £500 goes to Quirita (Peru), with Swimming in the jungle "This photo alluringly illustrates freedom and at a glance it tells the story of an unforgettable swim".
3rd Prize of £500 goes to josealonsomf (Mexico), with Speedo unforgettably "An image of an unforgettable swim through the eyes of a child; it portrays confidence and imagination".
The prize for the most voted video on Facebook, £2000, goes to charmaineY (Singapore), with How we met
Thank you very much for your participation, congratulations to all the winners!
Keep swimming in the sea of creation...