Photo Contest

Enter the #Build2Win Photo Contest!

Mud Hole wants to see you #Build2Win in our themed #photocontest: Metallic Wraps!

Theme: Metallic Wraps

ROCK those WRAPS! Submit your best photo showcasing your finest metallic thread work.

All photos must show a custom fishing rod built using metallic thread!

How to Win

  1. Join the Rod Builder's Workshop Group on Facebook
  2. Post your custom-built rod photo in the Rod Builder's Workshop with the hashtag #Build2Win
  3. Enter photos by September 15, 2022
  4. Mud Hole will select the top 3 entries, and then, Members of the Rod Builders’ Workshop will vote to determine 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place!
  5. Top 3 photos win gift cards of $250, $150, & $100, respectively. The winning photos will be showcased in Mud Hole’s catalog, flyers, social media, & more!

Contest Details

Three prizes will be awarded, as follows:

  • 1st Place: $250 Mud Hole Gift Card
  • 2nd Place: $150 Mud Hole Gift Card
  • 3rd Place: $100 Mud Hole Gift Card

The #Build2Win Photo Contest is open to all members of the Mud Hole Live’s Rod Builders’ Workshop. All entries must be built using MHX rod blanks and/or CRB rod blanks or components.

To enter to win, rod builders just have to join the Mud Hole Live’s Rod Builders’ Workshop on Facebook and submit their photos via post inside the group. Posts MUST include the hashtag #Build2Win in order to qualify.

You may submit as many photos as you like for the contest. In order to be showcased without being stretched or distorted, photographs must be at least 2,000 pixels wide and no larger than 10 MB.

Digital photographs should be taken at the highest resolution possible.

Mud Hole Custom Tackle reserves the right to disqualify contestants who are unable to submit, upon request, a high-resolution photograph of at least 2,000 pixels.

The contest begins on July 26, 2022. All entries must be received through the Rod Builders’ Workshop by Midnight Eastern Standard Time on September 15, 2022.

There will be a #Build2Win Photo Contest every quarter with fun, unique themes for each contest. That means every contest will have its own theme with $500 in quarterly prizes, and $2,000 in prizes awarded annually with 4 photo contests a year.

Entries will be judged based on quality and creativity, as well as adherence to the contest theme and the rules of submission.

Mud Hole will select 3 finalists per photo contest. Those 3 finalists will be posted in our Rod Builders’ Workshop Group on Facebook and all members of the group will have two weeks to vote for the winner.

Winners will be contacted by Mud Hole to claim their prize.

You retain your rights to your photograph; however, by entering the contest, you grant Mud Hole Custom Tackle, Inc. a royalty-free, world-wide, perpetual, non-exclusive license to publicly display, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works of the entries, in whole or in part, in any media now existing or later developed, for any purpose, including, but not limited to, advertising and promotion of the flyers, catalogs, website, exhibition, and commercial products, including but not limited to Mud Hole Custom Tackle publications.

Any submission reproduced will include a credit to the rod builder as feasible.