How to Enter
If you are an Australian – Send a short paragraph (Mentally Sexy Spiel), to email@example.com, detailing why you think you are
Remember, be creative. Photos, videos, and reasons why you are 'Mentally Sexy' are a must to be considered.
If you are from another country and want to play too – Send an email here to Dad Blogs and we can look at getting another section set up from 'International Submissions.'
Where to find the Entries
Each new entry will be displayed at Reservoir Dad every Monday with links back to all other entrants. American entrants can be found at Dad Blogs Mentally Sexy HQ.
The National competitions will be open until October 4th, 2010.
At the end of the competition, female judges from each country will choose their own countries Top Five Mentally Sexy Dads and, from that five, a National winner.
World’s Most Mentally Sexy Dad
After the Australian and American Most Mentally Sexy Dads have been crowned, the top five from each country will be given two weeks to submit a second round entry. These second round entries will be sent to all American and Australian judges.
The judges will give each entry a score from 0 – 10, for a total out of fifty, based on the five following criteria:
Sincerity – Does the entrant seem sincere in his effort to be Mentally Sexy?
Engineered Originality – How original is the entry? How hard did this guy try to be Mentally Sexy?
X Factor – Is there something special about this entry that sets it apart from the crowd? Something extra Mentally Sexy?
SustainabilitY – From the information provided does it seem the entrant will be able to maintain Mental Sexiness long-term? Or is this a flash in the pan attempt at glory?
The entrant with the highest score will be crowned the 2010's World’s Most Mentally Sexy Dad late November.
The top five Australian Mentally Sexy Entrants will receive an official Most Mentally Sexy Finalist 2010 T-shirt, donated by GRASHAN - The Screen Printing Experts. Other prizes to be announced shortly.
The prizes for the World's Most Mentally Sexy Dad are to be decided.