FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Carlsbad, CA, June 8th, 2009 â€“ Spy Optic, Inc., a leading action sports eyewear brand, announces the 7th Annual â€œSpy Boot Camp Contestâ€ offering contestants the opportunity to share the experience of a lifetime with Spy world-renowned action sports athletes in their environments.
â€œBoot Camp gives our Spy action sports enthusiastsâ€™ unprecedented access to meet, befriend and participate in their favorite sports with Spyâ€™s roster of world-class professional athletes. They will leave with the most memorable experiences from Spy Boot Camp,” said Fran Richards, Spy Optic Vice President of Marketing.
Spy Boot Camp 6 winner, Griffin Blackburn of Tyler, Texas from last yearâ€™s event said, â€œMy overall impression of the experience was a life changing one. This was the trip of a life time. I left with confidence that my time spent in school to be a part of the industry that a company like Spy represents will not end in vain. The trip was the absolute time of my life. I never want to forget the people I met on that trip or the things I was allowed to be a part of.â€
Seven Grand Prize winners will win a six-day, five-night all-expense paid trip to San Diego, California. Winners will surf and wakeboard with Spyâ€™s elite professional athletes and will ride motocross with Spyâ€™s seven-time Supercross champion Jeremy McGrath. In addition to experiencing each sport with Spyâ€™s top athletes, winners will attend X Games 15 in Los Angeles and receive red carpet treatment by attending the hottest after party with action sports athletes and celebrities. Fuel TV will be covering the event and the winners will have the chance to be on television. Each winner will receive generous gift packs from Spy and industry partners.
Retail contestant entries will be received until June 21st, 2009. Consumer entries will be accepted until June 30th, 2009 through participating retailers and online at www.spyoptic.com/contests by submissions in 50 words or less of why they should be chosen to attend the â€œSpy Boot Camp 7 Contest.â€ One Grand Prize consumer winner will be chosen based on the most original creative submission. In addition, 25 consumer runner-up winners will receive prize packs from Spy and industry partners.
Winners will be posted online on July 15th, 2009.
The 7th Annual Spy Boot Camp Contest partners include Fuel TV, Monster Energy, Liquid Force, Plan B, KTM, Ogio, Omatic, Vestal, Skullcandy, Sanuk, Silver, Surf Diva and No Fear MX.
For more information, including complete rules and regulations, about the 7th Annual â€œSpy Boot Camp Contestâ€ please visit [https://www.spyoptic.com/contests].