2022 Tee Shirt Contest

By submission of your tee design and any accompanying story, you give and grant to Take Me Outside, its affiliates, subsidiaries, consultants, independent contractors, successors, assigns, designees and licensees, the right to use, publish and copyright your story submission, name, nickname, picture, portrait, likeness, characteristics, signature or facsimile thereof, and biographical materials (the “Submission ) as embodied in materials associated with our products, marketing, advertising, sales or promotional efforts (the “Materials”) in all forms of media now known or hereafter created, including without limitation, video, television, print, billboards, point-of -purchase materials, corporate communications, internal and external marketing pieces, and Internet in any and all territories throughout the world.

You further agree that:

  • You are the legal owner of all rights in the materials (editorial and photographic) contained in your Submission and have the right to assign such materials to TMO and that such materials do not infringe upon or violate the intellectual property rights of any other person or entity .
  • No further consideration of any kind will be paid to you in connection with the Submission or TMOs use thereof.
  • TMO will have the right to use, sell, edit, change, add to, delete from, arrange, revise, promote, reproduce and distribute the Submission, in whole or in part, and separately or in connection with Submissions furnished or created by others .
  • You acknowledge that the Submission is a “works made for hire” as defined by the copyright laws of the Canada. TMO is and will remain the owner of the Submission and of all copyrights, trademarks, and other rights relating thereto. Nothing herein will constitute any obligation on TMO to make any use of any of the rights set forth herein.
  • You agree that no use of the Submission will constitute defamation against you or an invasion of your privacy or publicity rights or any other rights I may have in or relating to the Submission.
  • No Materials need be submitted to you for any further approval.
  • You hereby release TMO from any and all claims, liabilities, responsibilities, or damages arising from the use of the Submission.

By checking the box on the official entry page you hereby consent to, affirm, and agree to be bound by the foregoing Talent Release and that I am eighteen years of age or older and (in the case that the subject of the Submission is under the age of 18), I am the parent or legal guardian of the subject of the Submission and am authorized to agree to these terms of submission on the subjects behalf.



NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN PRIZE. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. The “ 2022 TAKE ME OUTSIDE T-Shirt Design Contest ” (the “Contest”) is sponsored by TAKE ME OUTSIDE PO Box 2836, Banff, AB, T1L 1C5  (“TMO” or “Sponsor”). The Contest is governed by these official rules. By participating in the Contest, each entrant and their respective parents and guardians agree to these official rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the Contest are final in all respects. The Contest is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.  

ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is only open to legal residents of Canada. Immediate family members and anyone living within the same household of employees, officers and directors of Sponsor and its respective parents, subsidiaries, consultants, agents and suppliers, (collectively, “Contest Entities”) are not eligible to enter or win. Sponsor reserves the right to verify the eligibility of any winner. Only one (1) entry per individual allowed. All entries must be the entrant’s original, unpublished, and previously unproduced work.

CONTEST PERIOD:   February 9th to March 15th 2022.


  1. Hand draw or design a picture on the TMO T-Shirt Design Contest t-shirt template below that you think would look good on an ‘I’m an Outsider’ t-shirt, illustrating that you enjoy being outside and that you want to inspire people to go outside.
  2. Please use this blank T-shirt template for your submission.  
  3. Designs should be one colour only, to be printed on a solid colour t-shirt.
  4. Upload your design here.Tee Shirt Competition Submission Form. Please read the following terms and conditions carefully.
  5. Before entering, all under 18 year old contestants must have a parent or legal guardian electronically sign the release and waiver attached to the official entry form.


GENERAL CONDITIONS OF ENTRY : No facsimiled, e-mailed, mechanically reproduced or telephoned-in entries will be accepted. Receipt of entries will not be acknowledged, and proof of submission of an entry will not be deemed proof of receipt. Sponsor has no obligation to advise an entrant of an incomplete or otherwise non-compliant entry. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, invalid, unintelligible, incomplete, mutilated, garbled, postage-due or misdirected entries, which will be disqualified. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be returned.

For the purposes of this Contest and these official rules, “receipt” of an online entry occurs when Sponsor’s servers record the entry information. Any automated computer receipt (such as a “thanks for entering message”) does not constitute proof of actual receipt of an online entry by Sponsors. In the event of a dispute as to any online entry, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to register and submit the entry will be deemed to be the online entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address.Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.


The winning submission will be judged based upon (1) Authenticity in meeting the design expectations (suitability for printing in one color on a solid color background), (2) Creativity in execution, and (3) Representation of TMO optimism and message. Judging of submissions will occur on or about March 16th and winners will be contacted by March 31st 2022. Judgment of a winner shall be in the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsor and shall not be subject to dispute, protest, contest or claim by entrants. contacted by Sponsor according to the contact information provided by that entrant. All prizes may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible entries are received by the applicable drawing date 



  • Your T shirt design featured in the store
  • $200 Gift Card to MEC
  • Take Me Outside T shirt with your design
  • Take Me Outside Book
  • Take Me Outside Toque

Total Value: $300+

(1) RUNNER UP (second place)

  • Your design shared on our website and social media
  • $100 Gift Card to Dude
  • Take Me Outside Book
  • Take Me Outside Toque

Total Value: $200+

(1) RUNNER UP (third place)

  • Your design shared on our website and social media
  • $50 Gift Card to Dude
  • Take Me Outside Book
  • Take Me Outside Toque

Total Value: $100+


All prizes are non-transferable except by Sponsor.  The prizes cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer. No substitution or cash equivalent of a prize is permitted; however, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize with another of equal or greater value.  The winners are not entitled to the difference between the approximate retail value and the actual value of any prize.  Any attempt to damage the content or operation of the Contest is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsor or its agents.  Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, withdraw or amend the Contest or disqualify any entry for any reason and without notice including, without limitation, if Sponsor suspects tampering has occurred, voiding the entries at issue or terminating the Contest and selecting a winner from among that portion of the Contest that has not been compromised, if any.  Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize items. Sponsor and any telephone network or service providers are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any web site or online service or any other error, human or otherwise.


By entering the Contest, Each entrant and their respective parents and legal guardians agree to INDEMNIFY, release and hold harmless sponsor and all its officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from any liability, damages, losses or injury resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation in the CONTEST and the acceptance of any PRIZE that may be won.  The CONTEST ENTITIES DO NOT make any warranties, express or implied, as to the condition, fitness or merchantability of any of the prizes.  each entrant agrees to execute any document containing the terms and conditions of these official rules.



By submitting an entry, each winner grants Sponsor and those acting under its authority permission to use the winner’s name, likeness, or comments for advertising and publicity purposes without payment of additional consideration, except where prohibited by law.


All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these official rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants and the Contest Entities in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the United States, the State of Massachusetts, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions.  Entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, this Contest or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts or the appropriate Massachusetts state court; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs, but in no event including attorneys’ fees, disbursements or court costs; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental and consequential damages, and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket costs.