RULES

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  • Cover Guy is exclusive to Men’s Health South Africa. Non-South African residents and readers beyond SA’s borders are unfortunately not eligible.
  • All entrants need to be over 18 years of age, holders of SA ID, and currently residing in South Africa.
  • This competition runs from 1 August until 5pm on Monday 30 September 2019, broken up into the Entry phase and the Voting phase.
  • Entries close at midnight on Tuesday 10 September 2019. No entries will be accepted after this date.
  • The Men’s Health judging panel will select the Top 20 finalists at their expert discretion.
  • The voting phase will open on Monday 16 September 2019. The public will vote on the Top 20 only.
  • Readers’ votes will count towards the selection of the top five finalists, however, these will not exclusively determine the top five. This will be at the discretion of the judging panel.
  • Voting will close at 5pm on Monday 30 September 2019.
  • A maximum of 10 votes per voter per entrant will be allowed per day.
  • Any evidence of using ‘box script’ voting – or any other automated method of voting – will not be counted and will result in the contestant’s immediate disqualification.
  • The 2019 Cover Guy winner will be selected from one of the 5 Finalists at the discretion of the MH judging panel.
  • The judges’ decision regarding the winner, and any disputes, will be final and binding.
  • By entering this competition you accept further communication from Men’s Health and Media24.
  • The Top 5 Finalists will be notified by Men’s Health and must be available to shoot mid-October 2019 at a location to be confirmed.
  • The prize is non-negotiable. If a Finalist is unavailable to travel at the time of the shoot, the prize must be forfeited and a new finalist selected.
  • The winner will be announced in the December 2019 issue of Men’s Health magazine.
  • Men’s Health may request the winner and the Top 5 finalists to agree in writing to endorse, promote or advertise the Men’s Health magazine issue and appear in related content after the winner has been publicly announced.
  • By entering this competition, all participants agree to abide by these rules, which will be interpreted by Men’s Health.
  • All content, including text, images and video, remains the property of Men’s Health.
  • Men’s Health reserves the right to share images and content to promote this competition across other platforms, including but not limited to, other Media24 brands and online properties.
  • Employees of Media24, sponsors, media partners and their immediate families and agencies may not enter.
  • Prize: Appearing on the cover of Men’s Health South Africa. The Top 5 finalists will also receive a hamper from Men’s Health and the sponsors.
  • By entering this competition “Men’s Health Cover Guy” you accept these terms and conditions.