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COSPLAY CONTEST “MORE THAN A RACE. IT’S YOUR STYLE”

ABOUT THE COSPLAY CONTEST

More than a race, #HCMCMarathon is a place to show each runner’s charisma, uniqueness and creativity. 

To encourage more and more people to cosplay and show off their styles, the Organizer is holding the first-ever cosplay contest for everyone to join including:

– Family

– Couple

– Individual

I. COSPLAY FOR FAMILY - 4th JANUARY 2020

1. THE PARTICIPANTS

All runners of Kids’ Dash and their families.

 

2. REGISTERING TIME AND LOCATION

– Time: 9:00AM – 3:00PM, Saturday, January 4th, 2020

– Location: Main tent Area, C13, Tan Trao, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City

 

3. HOW TO JOIN?

Step 1: Registering for running costumes

Little runners and their family wear the costumes and come to the main tent area of the event to register for the cosplay contest.

Step 2: Wearing the costume during the race on Jan 4

Kids need to wear cosplay costumes with their BIBs to join Kids’ Dash race on Jan 4

Step 3: Voting

The organizer will select top 3 families having impressive costumes to invite them on stage and introduce their ideas of these outfits in front of the audience.

 

4. THE CRITERIA FOR WINNERS

There are 2 criteria:

– Vote from The organizer, based on 3 contents:

  • Point of creativity: 20 points (maximum)
  • Point of investment in the outfits: 10 points (maximum)

– Vote from the audience:

  • Family with the most number of votes: 15 points
  • 2 remaining families will get 10 points

* The final result is total point of votes from the organizer and the audience

 

5. THE PRIZES

– 01 Award for “Family with the most impressive cosplay”, including 01 Running Stopwatch of Decathlon and 01 Blue Whale’s package

– 02 Consolation awards for 2 remaining families, including 02 Blue Whale’s package

II. COSPLAY FOR INDIVIDUALS AND COUPLES - 5th JAN 2020

1. PARTICIPANTS

– All runners registering for HCMC Marathon 2020 powered by Taiwan Excellence in all distances (Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km, 5km)

– Age: 16 years old and above

 

2. HOW TO JOIN?

Step 1: Registering for the Cosplay contest

There are 2 ways of registering:

  • Register online at here (from 26th December, 2019 – 4th January, 2020)
  • Register offline at the event-site (from 9:00AM – 5:00PM, 4th January 2020)

Step 2: Wearing the costume during the race on Jan 5

Runners need to wear the cosplay costume to finish the race before cut-off time. Don’t forget to take your pictures on the race route!

Step 3: Voting

– Runners send their pictures with their cosplay costumes at HCMC Marathon 2020 powered by Taiwan Excellence to the organizer’s email info@pulse.vn with the subject: HM20 – Cosplay contest – [Your BIB number] – [Your full name] on 5th and 6th January, 2020

– The organizer will choose the most impressive pictures of individuals and couples to post on our official Fanpage and call for voting from the followers (Voting time from Jan 7 – Jan 9, 2020)

 

3. THE CRITERIA FOR WINNERS

There are 2 criteria:

– Vote from the audience on Fanpage

  • Votes will be counted by the number of Reaction and Share (in public mode) on HCMC Marathon’s Fanpage (All photos will be collected and posted in Album “More than a race. It’s your style” on Jan 7, 2020)
  • Voting time from Jan 7 – Jan 9, 2020
  • 1 Reaction = 1 point, 1 Comment = 1 point, 1 Share = 2 points

– Vote from The organizer, based on 3 contents:

  • Point of creativity: 20 points (maximum)
  • Point of investment in the outfits: 10 points (maximum)

* The final result is total point of votes from the organizer and the audience

 

4. THE AWARDS

01 Award for “The individual with the most impressive cosplay” 

01 Award for “The couple with the most impressive cosplay”

*The prize: Exclusive and Unique product package of HCMC Marathon 2020 powered by Taiwan Excellence

CRITERIA FOR QUALIFIED COSTUMES

– The costumes must not block the sight of the runners, be breathable and protect health’s safety for the runners.

– The costumes must cover “swimsuit areas” – no nudity, and must not deliver reactionary messages.

– The runners must not bring any dangerous items such as guns, weapons, liquids, laser….

– The runners must wear the BIB numbers in front of their costumes.

THE OTHER RULES

– In terms of Cosplay contest for Family, family members and relatives also need to cosplay during Kids’ Dash race and the Award Ceremony

– If the runners do not wear the costumes during the race, the results will be eliminated.

– If the runners do not finish the race before cut-off time, the results will also be eliminated.

– In case of any deceit about the winner’s costumes or information, the winner will be denied the right to claim any award. The final decision belongs to the organizer.

– The organizer will reserve the right to discuss and give final decisions on all issues excluded from present Terms, happening Before during and after the Cosplay Contest.

– The organizers will receive and handle all complaints on only January 9th, 2020. Before and after this time, the organizers are not responsible for receiving and handling any other complaints and disputes.