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Can you cook a better steak than your brother-in-law?

Well here’s your chance to prove it! Welcome to the hottest steak cooking competition of the year. Over the next 2 months we’re inviting BBQ enthusiast just like you to show us how they cook their perfect steak.  

We’ll also be awarding a prize in a new category this year called Steak Freestyling. This category is Free to enter and the winner will receive $500 prize money.

All the details are below so read on and decide which category you want to enter. We can’t wait to see what Your Perfect Steak looks like!

Freestyle Steak Champion

The Freestyle Steak Champion is Free to enter. You can cook any steak you like, any way you like and send us the video. The winner will receive $500.

So, Ladies & Gentlemen, choose your category…

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about THE competition

  1. The Freestyle Steak Champion. This is the free to enter category. You don’t receive a book or an apron. You simply make your steak cooking video any way you like and upload it for judging. The winner will receive $500. 

This is an exciting competition for all BBQ enthusiasts from the low and slow community through to home cooks and professional chefs. Apart from the chance to win some serious coin, become rich and famous and have a bit of fun, you’ll also get the chance to interact with a great community, learn a new style of steak-cooking and get to showcase your creativity and skills to the world.

If you’re keen read through the Competition Rules to make sure you’re cool with everything then go-ahead and register.

Submit your Video

RARING TO GO…

Once you decide which category you want to enter, you just need to select that category and fill in the details. Before you decide, you should read through the rules and understand what we’re looking for. If you enter The Perfect Steak Champion Category, once you complete your details you’ll be taken to a page where you’ll be asked to pay your entry fee. If you enter the Freestyle Competition, there is no cost to enter. Both competitions will be judged differently. The Perfect Steak Champion will be judged by how closely you follow and apply the system laid out in the book we send you.

All entrants will also receive a gift voucher that they can use on theperfectsteak.com.au to make purchases.

Competition 2020 - Entry Form
 
 

Obviously, because this is an online competition, we (unfortunately) won’t be able to taste your entry so we will be basing our decisions on the things we can evaluate with the main one will be your adherence to the steak cooking system in the book. Of course, we want you to bring your natural creative flair to the table and amaze us with just how well you can apply your individual skills to a system

Reference Videos

HOW IT WORKS

The Freestyle Category: Make a video of you cooking a steak any way you like. Upload it and we’ll see how irresistible your steak looks to us. The entry which makes us salivate the most will win $500. Click here to Enter.

Freestyle Category

The Freestyle Category – Cook any steak you like, any way. Film a video of any length and submit it. Prize: $500

This is an exciting competition for all BBQ enthusiasts from the low and slow community through to home cooks and professional chefs. Apart from the chance to win some decent coin and have a bit of fun, you’ll also get the chance to interact with a great community and get to showcase your skill at the grill so, show us what ya got.

JUDGING CRITERIA For “The Perfect Steak Champion

The judges will use the 4 criteria listed below to evaluate each entry and make their selection of the winners. Obviously, because this is an online competition, they (unfortunately) won’t be able to taste your entry so we will be basing our decisions on the things they can evaluate with the main one being your adherence to the steak cooking system in the Your Perfect Steak. Please take the time to read the book which we send you before you film your video because there are some important points you need to follow

Judging Criteria; Perfect Steak Champion

            Percentage of overall Score

  • How closely you follow the system outlined in the book “Your Perfect Steak” and demonstrate the specific techniques e.g.: Twist & Turn Method.

50%

  • Telling us how it’s cooked (rare, medium-rare etc) and then slicing the steak to reveal the actual doneness.

20%

  • Overall quality of video and audio.

15%

  • Overall visual deliciousness of the final product on the plate.

15%

Of course, we want you to bring your natural creative flair to the table and amaze us with just how well you can apply your individual skills to a system.

Judging Criteria – Freestyle Steak

Judges will Evaluate The Freestyle Category based on the following:

  • Fun & Entertainment
  • Teaching & Learning
  • X – Factor

Entry & Submissions

  • Signup to this competition and you will be awarded a participant number.
  • We’ll email everyone instructions for what they need to do along with a free copy of the eBook, Your Perfect Steak and a discount coupon to use at our store.
  • Once you’re ready with your video submission use the link at theperfectsteak.com.au/comp to upload your entry video and promotional photo and entry description via WeTransfer to our competition email; entries@theperfectsteak.com.au
  • We will display the entry photo and description on our website and the video will be available for viewing at our Youtube channel.
  • A valid entry will also be required to and share the same video, photo and description to as least one social media platform e.g Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Youtube and use the hashtag #perfectsteakchamp as well as adding a link back to the promoter’s website theperfectsteak.com.au/comp

Entrants are encouraged to refer family, friends, steak cooking rivals and brother-in-law’s to enter the competition.

Contact us anytime at entries@theperfectsteak.com.au

RULES

  • The competition is open to anyone 16 years of age and over.
  • The competition will be run and judged from Sydney and is only open to entrants from within Australia.
  • International entries, those with physical address is outside Australia will not be accepted for entry in the 2020 competition.
  • All materials will only be accepted for judging in English.
  • The competition will close at midnight on 31 July 2020.
  • The Freestyle Category, it’s free.
  • All entrants of The Perfect Steak Champion Category will receive a hardcopy of the book Your Perfect Steak and a Perfect Steak Apron. These items will be posted upon receipt of a paid entry. Note, entrants of The Freestyle Category will not receive the book and Apron.
  • The entry fee is non-refundable even if the entrant does not submit an entry.
  • Entrants in The Perfect Steak Champion Category will be required to submit a 1-3 minute video, a “hero shot” of their cook, and a correctly completed entry form including full payment.
  • Entrants of The Freestyle Competition will be required to submit a video, hero shot of their cook and correctly completed entry form.
  • This competition is being conducted by The Bell Lap Pty Ltd trading as The Perfect Steak Co. which here-within may also be referred to as ‘The Promoter’.
  • No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received during this period for any reason.
  • Entries that are not correctly submitted or completed can not be accepted as valid.
  • The Promoter is not responsible for inaccurate details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this competition.
  • The Promoter reserves the right to cancel the paid competition and transfer all entries to the free competition if payment for less than 30 entries isn’t received anytime before the competition closing date. Paid entrants will get to keep the book and apron and will be automatically entered in The Freestyle Steak Competition. The Full Entry Fee of $49 WILL be refunded. Prizes offered will be as per advertised in The Freestyle Category, not The Perfect Steak Champion Category which will no longer be active. 
  • During the time which the competition is running, participants must film their video and upload it for judging.
  • All entries will grant free and unlimited usage rights to all materials submitted. This material may be used for promotional and other purposes by The Promoter.
  • The Promoters office is 41 Lancaster Street, Ingleburn 2565 Sydney Australia.
  • All videos, descriptions, photos, and other materials submitted by entrants can be promoted freely and without restriction on the promotor’s website, theperfectsteak.com.au, its Facebook, Instagram pages, and other social media, print media, news media and other marketing and promotional channels as chosen by The Promoter.
  • The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image and their video entry in any publicity material.
  • Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used sensitively and within the laws governing privacy within Australia.
  • The entrant must use #perfectsteakchamp at least once on their social media platform and tag us to validate their entry.
  • Entries in The Perfect Steak Champion Category will be required to wear in the entry video the Perfect Steak Apron provided. Entrants not wearing the apron in their video will have their entry declared invalid. 
  • Within 2 weeks of the competition closing the judges will announce their final decision as to the winners. 
  • The first prize for The Perfect Steak Champion Category will be $3000 Australian dollars. 
  • Runners up in The Perfect Steak Champion Category will receive $500 or product prizes as stated.
  • Prizes will be dispatched and Payments will be made into the nominated bank account of the winner within 7 days of the winners being announced. 
  • There will also be an award (as displayed on www.theperfectsteak.com.au/comp) for the entry which receives the most likes on social media.
  • Winners will be notified personally by email and via social media not limited to the promoter’s website or social media platforms.
  • Each competitor in either category is entitled to submit one entry only. Once the video entry has been submitted it cannot be changed or revoked.
  • The judge’s decision as to the winning entries will be final and no negotiation will be entered into.
  • The judges reserve the right to disqualify any entry for any reason. These reasons include but are not limited to dangerous cooking techniques, bad language or rude behaviour, antisocial behaviour, criticism of other entrants, and arguing with the judges or administration staff.
  • By entering this competition an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  • All entrants agree not to hold the promoter, The Bell Lap Pty Ltd trading as The Perfect Steak Co., liable for any action or consequence of their entry to this competition in any way what-so-ever.
  • The Promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition rules and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside the promotors control. Any changes to the competition will be communicated to the entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.
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