Wanted: Kids to act as player escorts for July 26-30 International Champions Cup in Singapore

A general view of the exterior of the National Stadium.
A general view of the exterior of the National Stadium.ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN

SINGAPORE - Fancy walking out on the pitch of the National Stadium in the company of some of the world's best footballers?

The Straits Times, in partnership with the 2018 International Champions Cup (ICC) in Singapore, is offering three children the chance to act as a player escort at the July 26-30 ICC.

Simply tell us - in 50 words or less - why you deserve to be a player escort.

E-mail your answer to contest@catalystmedia.com, together with your full name and parents' contact number. The subject header should read "Player Escort".

Winners will be notified by July 22.

Terms and conditions:

Player escorts should be aged between 6 and 12, with a maximum height of 1.4m.

Tournament apparel will be provided but the escorts must wear their own black/white trainers or football boots on the pitch.

By entering this contest, parents of contestants agree to share personal data with organisers solely for the purpose of this contest. In addition, parents of contest winners must agree to let their child be interviewed and have their name and photos published for publicity purposes.

Catalyst Media Group will pick the winner based on its opinion of what the best answers are. The judges' decision is final.

Employees of Catalyst Media Group and Singapore Press Holdings are not eligible to enter this contest.

This contest is open to Singapore citizens and permanent residents.

The prize is not exchangeable or transferable.

For more details about the contest, e-mail contest@catalystmedia.com.

For details about the ICC tournament, visit https://www.sportshub.com.sg/ICC2018