FEI Social Reporter Competition


An all-expenses paid trip to Barcelona to cover the FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Final is the winning prize for the FEI's competition to find a social media star...



To celebrate the FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping series, the FEI has launched a new ‘Social Media Reporter’ to find the local social stars surrounding each Nations Cup qualifier to promote the competition & series on their own social channels.

The FEI are looking for 2-3 reporters to cover each qualifier showcasing the sport and the varying storylines that go along with the event. The best three reporters over the series will win an all-expenses paid trip to Barcelona to cover the FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Final, in co-operation with the FEI. 

       How to enter:

Send a message to the FEI Facebook page with a short description (up to 200 words) of why they should be a ‘Social Media Reporter’, which event they would like to attend, links to their social profiles plus contact details. 

  • Experience

  • Quality of their posts (text, images, video, GIFs etc)

  • Organic reach of posts

  • Engagement rate


    Correspondent requirements:

  • Must be over 18

  • Have their own public Instagram & Twitter profiles on which to post. Would also be good if they have a Facebook page they can publish on but this is not a necessity.

  • Post primarily in English with supplementary posts in the local language.

  • Have an understanding of Equestrian sport and showjumping.

  • Follow the ‘Social Media Reporter’ guidelines and T&Cs as set out by the FEI.

  • Be available for 1x fei.org interview as required.


    Judging criteria:

    The ‘Social Media Reporter’ for each event will be chosen based on the following criteria:

    After the final Division 1 qualifier in Dublin, the FEI will select the three winning reporters who will be sent to Barcelona for the FEI Nations Cup™ Final.

    The winning reporters will be chosen based on the above criteria as well as:

  • How well the coverage met the brief & guidelines

  • Professionalism on site at the event 

    So are you a pro at social media, a budding reporter & always wanted to get behind the scenes at an event? What are you waiting for…apply now!


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