D Instagram - #luonnonkoordinaatit

The organiser of "Ruka-Kuusamo #luonnonkoordinaatit" marketing operation (hereinafter "The Competition") is Ruka-Kuusamo Tourist Association (hereinafter "The Organiser"). The Competition is held during 1 May - 26 August 2019.


Participation in The Competition is done via Instagram by tagging the photographs and videos uploaded to the service with the tag "#luonnonkoordinaatit". After The Competition time is over, the most impressive photograph that embodies the spirit of Ruka-Kuusamo nature will win a prize. The winner is chosen by a jury that includes photographer Konsta Punkka and Jussi Saarinen from Ruka-Kuusamo Tourist Association.

The Organiser is not responsible for any entries that, for technical reasons, fail to be uploaded or are inadequate, improper, or unreadable.

Persons who live in any country and are over 18 years of age are eligible to enter The Competition. In order for children under 18 years old to receive the prize, the consent of the guardian is required. The employees of The Organiser or The Organiser’s partners are not eligible to enter The Competition.

The last day of entry is 26 August 2018, unless otherwise stated. The Organiser reserves the right to change The Competition time for a justified reason. If The Competition is prematurely terminated, the prize will be drawn among all the participants who have submitted their entries by the time of the termination.

Prize Conditions

The winner is determined on 1 September 2019. A marketing consent is not required from the participants of The Competition. The winner will be notified with an Instagram message. If a confirmation has not been received from the winner within one week (7 days) of the notification of his or her win, or The Organiser has been unable to contact the winner using his or her other contact information, the unclaimed win will be invalidated and a new draw will be made.

The prize or any part of the prize that has not been claimed will not be compensated, and the prize cannot be exchanged for cash. The Organiser will not be liable for any damages caused by participation in the operation, receiving the prize, or the use of the prize.

The Organiser will pay the statutory lottery tax on the prize, and The Organiser has a right to publish the name of the winner in any media.

The winner cannot hand over the prize to a third party. The prize is always personal.


A three-day stay at Ruka Suites Apartment 43. The prize is valid during 1 May – 30 October 2020. The prize value is about € 255.
NB! The prize does not include other travel-related costs (flights, meals, etc.)

Other Terms

The Competition is operated through Instagram. The Organiser is responsible for the content of the photographs entered into The Competition. The Organiser is not responsible for problems caused by third parties, such as problems with Internet connections, or technical changes or downtime on social network sites (e.g., Facebook).

In order to participate in The Competition, the entrant is required to accept these rules. The Organiser reserves the right to change the rules. The operation and its rules are governed by Finnish legislation, excluding provisions concerning choice of law. Any issue regarding the application or interpretation of the rules will be settled by The Organiser.

The Organiser reserves the right to disqualify any individual that violates the rules of this Competition or that The Organiser suspects of having used dishonest means in taking part in this Competition.

Handling of Personal Data

The Organiser will handle the participants’ personal data in accordance with the Personal Data Act. More information on Personal Data Act.

Organiser: Ruka-Kuusamo Tourist Association




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