WWE and First Book have launched the 2015 WrestleMania Reading Challenge. This amazing challenge will give students, ages 4 through 18, the chance to win a great trip to see WrestleMania 31 on Sunday, March 29th at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. How awesome does this sound? And all students have to do is follow the rules and guidelines laid forth by the challenge and they they could be well on their way to one of WWE’s biggest extravaganzas. The challenge goes until Sunday, February 22nd.
Students can register for the WrestleMania Reading Challenge by CLICKING HERE. Through WWE’s partnership with First Book’s digital reading initiative, We Give Books, children between the ages of 4-12 can select a WWE Superstar Reading Buddy and read digital books to participate. Teens ages 13-18 can select a WWE Superstar Pen Pal, read a book, then complete an essay.
Kyle Zimmer, First Book president and CEO, says of the challenge: “The WrestleMania Reading Challenge celebrates the power and strength of being a reader. First Book is thrilled to partner with WWE and bring more books to children in need across the country.”
Stephanie McMahon, Chief Brand Officer at WWE, says of the challenge: “WWE is proud to partner with First Book and continue our long-standing commitment to education and literacy initiatives through the WrestleMania Reading Challenge. Together, we are providing a fun and engaging experience to encourage children of all ages to read.”
HERE ARE THE DETAILS:
Campaign Overview: “Children ages 4-12 register and read a digital book (averaging 40-50 pages in length) to be entered into a sweepstakes to win WWE prizes. Young adults ages 13-18 register, read a book from a suggested reading list provided by WWE partner First Book (averaging 250-400 pages in length) and write an essay to be entered into a sweepstakes to win WWE prizes. One person from each age category will win a trip to WrestleMania 31 as grand-prize winners. Five people from each age category will win WWE Championship Titles as first-prize recipients.”
If you’re a teen that qualifies for this challenge, be sure to sign up and let us know how your challenge is going in the comments section below!
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