Greatmats National Martial Arts Instructor of the Year Contest

Greatmats Seeking Nominations for National Martial Arts Instructor of the Year

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Want to honor a martial arts instructor for his/her outstanding achievements, unique style or humanitarian efforts? Then nominate him/her for the 2016 National Martial Arts Instructor of the Year Award, sponsored by Greatmats. The award is designed to recognize martial arts instructors who have made a difference in the lives of their students and community through the virtues of service, integrity and quality.

How to Nominate
To nominate the trainer for this award, email the following information to before Nov. 1, 2016. Nominators will not be identified.

1. Instructor's Name
2. Name and Location of the Martial Arts Academy (Must be located in the USA)
3. A brief description of why you are nominating this instructor, including how he/she meets the criteria of high-level service, integrity and quality.
4. A photo and/or video of the Instructor

How the winner is chosen:
1. Voting will take place on Greatmats' Facebook Page from Nov. 16 through Nov. 30, 2016. The two martial arts instructors with the most votes will be named finalists.

2. Greatmats will judge the two finalists to determine the winner based on:
A. Demonstration of Service
B. Demonstration of Integrity
C. Demonstration of Quality

Grand Prize
1. $250 in Greatmats Products (or $150 Cash Option) for the Academy
2. Instructor/academy profile to be released with the announcement of the winner on Dec. 30, 2016.
3. National Martial Arts Instructor of the Year Certificate
4. Greatmats Coffee Mug

Greatmats is a national martial arts flooring leader based in Milltown, Wisconsin, since 1999. Identified as one of the top 3,000 fastest growing companies in the USA three times since 2008, Greatmats has earned an A+ Better Business Bureau rating and 9.5 TrustPilot rating. Greatmats gives back to its local community by donating 5% of its annual profits to local non-profit organizations. It also supports green initiatives through the use of solar energy at its Wisconsin headquarters and by offering a large variety of products made from recycled and renewable resources.

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This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook.

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Learn more about Greatmats National Award Series.

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