Kokoda Challenge Photo Competition 2014


WIN a team photo shoot AND event photo package (total value over $400) simply by telling us: WHAT’S YOUR KOKODA CHALLENGE STORY?


To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Kokoda Challenge, SOK Images has two awesome photo prize packs to give away.    

We are offering one lucky School Team (Stan Bissett Cup or Jim Stillman Cup) and one lucky Kokoda Challenge Team, the chance to win a photo shoot of your your team AND a digital photo package from the Kokoda Challenge events

To win, simply share your team’s story!  See below for details on the prizes, entry details, and competition rules:

The Prize:

The Photo Shoot

The Photo Shoot prize consists of a 2 hour session at a location of your choosing, and a selection of 25 high quality, full resolution digital images from the shoot.  This is perfect for teams looking for

  • Promotional images to use in fund raising
  • Team photos for school/business newsletters, websites and social media accounts
  • Gifts for sponsors (photos of you looking great in your team uniform bearing their logo!)
  • A personal memento of your training efforts
  • Team shots to share with your family and friends

The Photo Package

The Photo Package prize consists of any 12 high resolution digital images from any of the Kokoda Challenge events in Queensland (Gold Coast, Brisbane Toowoomba)

To Enter:

Here’s what your team needs to do:

With the four pillars of Kokoda (Courage, Endurance, Mateship, and Sacrifice) in mind, tell us your team’s Kokoda Challenge story in 500 words or less.  What brought your team together?  What has inspired you and your team to enter the challenge?  What keeps you on your training plan?   Who are your sponsors and supporters? What would you use the photo shoot for?

Use the following template and send your entry to [email protected] by 9th of May 2014.

Team Name and Number:

Team Type (Standard 96km event, Stan Bissett Cup or Jim Stillman Cup):

School Name (if applicable):

Your Name:

Contact phone:

Contact Email:

Your Story (max 500 words):

Submit to [email protected]

Our five favourite entries will be published right here on www.sokimages.com.au and in the Kokoda Challenge Newsletter.

The Winners:

The winners will be announced on www.facebook.com/sokimages and their stories published here on www.sokimages.com.au on Monday 12th May 2014.  The submitters of the winning entries will be contacted via phone and/or email directly.

The winners will be selected on merit as judged by SOK Images in consultation with Kokoda Youth Foundation staff.   

The Rules:

  • One entry per team only.  If multiple entries are received for one team, only the first entry received will be considered
  • Entries close at 11:59pm on 9th May 2014
  • Entries must be submitted by a team member
  • Prizes are not transferrable or redeemable for cash
  • Winners must agree to SOK Images standard engagement terms for the photo shoot
  • By submitting your story you agree to it being reproduced in full or in part on SOK Images’ website and Facebook page, and the Kokoda Challenge website, Facebook page or newsletter.  No personal details will be published
  • Images from the photo shoot and prize packs are not to be used for commercial use
  • The judges decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into
  • Photo shoot will be scheduled at a mutually agreeable time and must be redeemed by 29th June 2014 at the latest
  • Photo shoot must be within 100 KMs of the Kokoda Challenge office in Ashmore
  • Photo Package must be redeemed by 3rd August 2014


For more information please contact us