Consent and Identification
Each contestant must be at least 21 years of age. Contestants will be required to sign a model release and provide photocopies of a government issued photo identification of themselves with their entry form to the finals. The model releases will be available at contestant registration.

Hold Blameless and Model Releases
Each contestant agrees to hold blameless Midwest Olympus Leather, its producers, staff, weekend volunteer personnel and/or state sponsors for injuries, economic loss, or any liability; and to pay all court costs in any litigation that may arise from any legal action taken by the contestant against the aforementioned. Contestants, and those participating in their staged fantasy, waive all legal/financial responsibilities of Midwest Olympus Leather contest, location, and staff in the event of an accident or injury.

Title Year Defined
The title year is defined as beginning when a contestant is named the winner of the Midwest Mr., Ms, or Mx Olympus Leather Contest until the following year’s contest when a new winner is announced. The same applies to the state and preliminary titles, should they exist. Please note that due to the dates of Midwest Olympus Leather Contest, winner(s) will have approximately three months to continue to represent the title before they compete at International Olympus Leather, and are expected to act in accordingly.

Runner-up Responsibilities
The first runner-up at the preliminary level agrees to assume the title, privileges and responsibilities of the winner if the winner resigns or has their title removed. The second runner-up agrees to do the same whenever the winner and first runner-up no longer hold the title during the official title year.
Travel Fund Raffle Basket Auction Participation
Each contestant agrees to participate in raffle ticket sales on Friday night, and an auction basket which will be a benefit for the winners’ travel fund. The travel fund will be split so that the two winners will have an equal percentage of the funds. Travel Funds will administered by Midwest Olympus Leather.
Winners to Participate in International Olympus Leather
Each contestant agrees to attend the following year’s Midwest Olympus Leather Contest Weekend and to participate in the International Mr., Ms, and Mx Olympus Leather Contest if they win.
Each contestant agrees on the preliminary level to represent the Midwest Mr., Ms, and Mx Olympus Leather title during the full year of their title should they win on the regional level. They are not obligated to travel, speak, participate, or do any fundraising although they may be asked to do so by clubs, organizations, and businesses in the community, and Midwest Olympus Leather highly encourages this participation. If they elect to travel, speak, participate, or do fundraising, they do so of their own volition. It is not a requirement of the title.

Midwest Olympus Leather DOES require winners to maintain an active social media presence and advertise their events and travel to the best of their abilities on whatever platform they prefer to be public on. It is also expected that winner(s) will maintain contact with Owners/Producers of Midwest Olympus Leather throughout their title year.

Agreement to Compete In All Categories
Each contestant agrees to participate in all of the categories of the Midwest Olympus Leather Contest Finals; including Interview, Fetish Image, Speech, Stage Presence and Fantasy. They also agree to participate in International Olympus Leather Weekend fundraising activities such as, but not limited to, selling Jell-o Shots or raffle tickets. Each Contestant is also REQUIRED to bring a basket of goods to be auctioned off during the contest weekend to help fund the winners travel to International. If items are of high value, contest director  may split them to make the most value of each item. 

Updated: 12-01-2018