Here’s a chance to win a GoPro HERO 5, and see your video on


Make a one-minute video telling us what the ocean means to you. We want to hear from you why the ocean is important, and how it impacts you on a daily basis. Whether you live right next to the beach or 1000 miles away from the ocean, you are connected to it! Why do you think the ocean is vital to our lives?

Fill out the Form below to Apply!

Official Rules and Privacy Policy

  • Once you fill out the application you will receive an email with directions for uploading your video. The videos will be judged by 2-time Academy Award nominated filmmaker, Greg MacGillivray. There will also be a Grand Prize winner selected by popular vote by the general public. Please no DVDs or cell phone videos of less than HD quality.

  • Admissions are due by July 21.

    The top videos will be announced on our website July 26 and open to public voting.

  • The Grand Prize winner and 2 category winners will be announced on August 11.
    • • Grand Prize Winner - Best Ocean Message - GoPro HERO 5
    • • Best Humorous Video – GoPro HERO 5
    • • Best Video from a Non-Coastal City – GoPro HERO 5

  • Check back to this site often for updates and news regarding the contest.

  • Please have the last frame in your video be your name, address, phone number, and school so that we are able to contact you in case your video is chosen.

Thanks to everyone who submitted their films, and tune in next week to see the finalists! VOTE NOW

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