About Protégé Heels Challenge

It’s #HeelsChallenge time! Ready to win some heels?

Protégé is looking for badass women to rock a pair of painless heels while performing an athletic skill, unique talent, dance, creative challenge, or videographic transition.

If this sounds like you, message us (on our Instagram) what you’re capable of! If approved, we’ll ship you a pair for  *free*

Have any friends in mind? You can also tag them in the comments in the Heels Challenge post on Instagram.


Encouraged (Not Required) Actions

  1. Go to the @protegefootwear Instagram post that’s promoting the challenge
  2. Like the post & follow the account
  3. Comment what you’re capable of in these heels!
  4. Tag a friend and suggest their activity (if applicable) 
  5. *Submissions will receive  10% - 100% off MSRP, and are evaluated ongeneral  difficulty, uniqueness, creativity, and increased difficulty of the action in heels (compared to without heels), and how many others have proposed the same activity.
  6. After receiving your stilettos, you will have up to 2 weeks to send videos and pictures of you attempting or completing the challenge
  7. If you also post, the encouraged hashtags are: #heelschallenge #highheelschallenge #protegeheelschallenge #protegeheels #stilettoheels #femaleathlete #withstyle #beautywithoutpain


Terms & Conditions 

  1. Participants do not have to submit video and pictures of a  successful attempt, but do need to submit video/picture of any attempt even if it’s a failed attempt (applies to more challenging or high-risk actions)
  2. Participants should not attempt any actions that are beyond their comfort level or skillset, and should immediately stop if they believe they are at risk of injury.
  3. Protege LLC and its members are not liable for any potential injuries (emotional, physical, mental) sustained from participating in this challenge.
  4. Participants preferably have a shipping address in the US, but we are open to shipping out of the country if you are able to do something truly amazing in these stilettos!
  5. Resolution must be at least  1080x1080 (1920x1920 preferred) for submitted videos and pictures (the higher quality, the better!)
  6. Video submissions should be between 5 and 60 seconds. Multiple videos and images can be submitted.
  7. Any contact details you provide will be used by us to contact you if necessary, and will not be shared with other companies
  8. You must have a public (not private) Instagram profile for the duration of the challenge
  9. Per Facebook and Instagram guidelines; tagging others, sharing the post, liking the post, and commenting on the post does not increase your chances of receiving a discounted or free pair (but is encouraged!)
  10. This challenge is not sponsored, endorsed, or associated with Facebook or Instagram. Facebook and Instagram are not liable for any part of the challenge, including selection of participants or potential injuries sustained from participating in this challenge.