NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS COMPETITION. OPEN ONLY TO WOMEN WHO ARE 18 YEARS OR OLDER WITH PROOF OF LEGAL RESIDENCY IN AN INTERNATIONAL COUNTRY OR TERRITORY. SEE FURTHER ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS BELOW. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR OTHERWISE RESTRICTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.
By entering this “2017/18 Arnold Model Search Competition” (the “Competition”), individuals submitting entries (each an “Entrant” and collectively, the “Entrants”) accept and unconditionally agree to be bound by these Official Rules (the “Rules”). Judges will choose which entrants are accepted, public voting will determine the winner of the competition, and a Grand Prize will be awarded in accordance with these Rules. Any violation of the Rules may, at Sponsor’s discretion, result in disqualification. All decisions of Sponsor regarding this Competition are final and binding in all respects.
CONSUMER DISCLOSURE: You have not yet won.
Preliminary Pre-Judging Round
Phase 1: The Arnold Model Search Judging Panel (“Judging Panel”) will do a preliminary screen of all entries for compliance with the Rules and adherence to the judging criteria, as well as hand selecting models to advance to the initial public voting round.
Preliminary Judging Rounds
Public voting begins (November 24, 2017) – Selected Entrants will be divided equally into sixty (60) different groups.
Phase 2: TOP 30 (Starts November 24 and Ends December 6, 2017) - Public voting will reduce each group to the top thirty (30) models.
Phase 3: TOP 20 (Starts December 6 and Ends December 13, 2017) - Public voting will reduce the top thirty (30) to the top twenty (20) models in each group.
Phase 4: TOP 10 (Starts December 13 and Ends December 20, 2017) - Public voting will reduce the top twenty (20) to the top ten (10) models in each group.
Phase 5: TOP 5 (Starts December 20 and Ends December 27, 2017) - Public voting will reduce the top ten (10) to the top five (5) models in each group.
Phase 6: Group Winners (Starts December 27 and Ends January 3, 2018) - Public voting will reduce the top five (5) models to one (1) preliminary winner in each group (60 total group winners). Second place group finishers will advance to the Wildcard Round.
Wildcard Round (Voting Resets)
Phase 7: Wildcard Round (Starts January 4 and Ends January 10, 2018) – Sixty (60) second place group finishers will be divided evenly into five groups of twelve (12). On January 10, public voting will reduce twelve (12) models to the one (1) winner from each group. Wildcard winners advance to the semi-finals.
Semi-Finals (Voting Resets)
Phase 8: Semi-finals (Starts January 11 and Ends January 17, 2018) - Sixty (60) preliminary round winners and five (5) wildcard group winners will be divided evenly into five groups of thirteen (13 = twelve group winners + one wildcard winner). On January 17, public voting will reduce thirteen (13) models to one (1) winner from each semi-finals group. Group winners will advance to the finals.
Finals (Voting Resets)
Phase 9: Winner (Starts January 18 and Ends January 24, 2018) - Public voting will reduce the top five (5) finalists to the one (1) winner of the 2018 Arnold Model Search Competition (the “Grand Prize Winner”), subject to such individuals compliance with the Rules and any other applicable terms and conditions in connection with the Competition.