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Earthrace Writing Competition For Conservationists

Earthrace Writing Competition For Conservationists

Pete Bethune, founder of marine conservation organization, Earthrace, is a well known figure in international conservation circles. Pete is a world-record holder for the fastest trip around the world in a powerboat and is an avid supporter of marine life conservation. He is also the author of two best-selling books. The book Whale Warrior covers his time in Antarctica and is a treat to read.

In an effort to encourage a growing network of children and young people from around the world who care about preserving and protecting the oceans Pete is launching a writing competition.

Earthrace Writing Competition For ConservationistsPete believes that youngsters are the key to future success of conservation. He founded the Earthrace Junior Activists Club in 2008. This club is run by Earthrace volunteers Alison Banks, Natalie Borghardt and Junior Activist Captain, 17-year-old Zach Affolter. The club has over 1,200 young members.

Theme

What the oceans mean to me?

Organizer

Pete Bethune, founder of Earthrace

Prizes

The first prize is Earthrace remote control boat. Other prizes include a remote control shark, signed copies of Pete’s book Whale Warrior, Junior Activist t-shirts, caps, bumper stickers, signed posters, plush Maui’s dolphin toys and wristbands.

Deadline

31 August, 2014

Guidelines

  • Anyone up to the age of 18 can submit an essay or short story of no more than 500 words based on the theme ‘what the oceans mean to me’.
  • There are four age categories for the ocean writing challenge: Under 10; 10-12 years, 13-15 years; and 16-18 years.
  • Entries should be sent by email to alison@earthrace.net by the closing date of 31 August 2014.

Inquiries

Send your questions to alison@earthrace.net

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