If you enjoy spending time outside by the pool and have a minute to spare, you could become the next Poolside Star! Hayward® Pool Products is challenging its Facebook Fans to make a splash for cash by entering its PoolSide Stars Video Contest. The grand prize winner will take home $10,000 and could have his/her video used for a Hayward commercial. Here are the details:

 

Deadline: Entries are being accepted now through September 30, 2011.


How to submit:
Upload your video to 
Hayward's Facebook page


Video duration:
One-minute or less


What your video should be about:
Video submissions can focus on any pool- or pool-lifestyle-related subject as long as it’s deemed appropriate for the Hayward brand. The contest is intended to reflect the fun, relaxation and enjoyment of the backyard experience, says Bruce Porter, Hayward Director of Marketing Communications. “We want people to capture the essence of pure joy that swimming pools represent… The pool experience is about spending time with family and friends, health and happiness.”


Prizes:
Grand Prize, $10,000; Second Prize, $5,000; Third Prize, $1,000; Fan Favorite, $500; Most Original, $200; Best Use of Water, $200; and Honorable Mention, $100.


Judging and voting:
All winners—except for Fan Favorite—will be selected by a panel of judges. After the entry period ends, fans will be able to vote for their favorite video. The video with the most votes at the end of the voting period will win Fan Favorite and receive $500.


So get your creative juices flowing and have fun making a splash for cash! For more details, complete contest rules, and to see the current entries, visit 
Hayward's Facebook page and click the Like button.

About Hayward Pool Products

Hayward Pool Products, a division of Hayward Industries Inc., is the largest manufacturer of residential swimming pool equipment in the world. Headquartered in Elizabeth, New Jersey, Hayward designs, manufactures and markets the Totally Hayward® System, a full line of residential and commercial pool equipment including pumps, filters, heating, cleaners, sanitization, automation, lighting, safety and energy solutions.


The company, which has built its brand on innovation, energy-efficiency, safety and reliability, includes such brands as EcoStar®, TriStar®, Stratum® VRS, Super Pump®, Pro Logic®, Aqua Connect®, HeatPro®, ColorLogic®, Aqua Rite®, Navigator® Pro, Pool Vac XL, TigerShark®, among others.

Hayward products are sold through a network of distributors and 3,000 Totally Hayward Dealer Partners throughout the U.S., Canada, Asia, Australia, Latin America and the Middle East. For more information, contact Hayward at (908) 351-5400 or visit www.haywardpool.com.