Okay, you missed entering the Road Warrior Contest last year and you’ve been kicking yourself ever since. We understand. But you’re here now and that’s all that matters. So, welcome to the 10th Annual American Way Road Warrior Contest! Your mom probably warned you about bragging (she said it was rude) but we WANT you to brag about yourself and your traveling prowess! We’ve conjured up some fun tasks for you to complete and we can’t wait to hear about your life as an American Airlines road warrior. To help you prepare before beginning the contest, here's a preview of what we're looking for: Describe the ONE most memorable experience you’ve had during your many travels on American Airlines that proves you should be named this year’s Road Warrior Grand Prize Winner. (750 words or less) Name 10 reasons American Airlines makes your travel life easier. (50 words or less each) Describe a typical 2-week time period in your life of flying American Airlines (routes, cities visited, miles flown, etc.). List the top 10 reasons you should win this year’s Road Warrior Contest. (50 words or less each) Tell us the name of your favorite city and describe the must-do items on your itinerary (hotels, restaurants, attractions, shopping, sightseeing, etc.) when visiting there. But first, we need to remind you about all that’s at stake here. We’re talking about prizes. Lots of prizes. So, feast your eyes on this: ONE GRAND PRIZE: one million AAdvantage® bonus miles, one 7-night vacation for two at the St. Regis Princeville Resort on Kauai, Hawaii from AmericanAirlines VacationsSM, one 1-year Avis® President’s Club membership from Avis® and one 1-week rental of an Avis® Cool Car from Avis®, one 1-year American Airlines Admirals Club® membership and two complimentary American Airlines Five Star ServiceSM greets for up to two individuals traveling together. ONE SECOND PRIZE: One 5-night vacation for two at Nannai Beach Resort in Recife, Brazil fromAmericanAirlines VacationsSM, one Bose® Lifestyle® V35 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® headphones, one 1-year Avis® President’s Club membership from Avis®, three free Rental Reward Days from Avis®, and one 1-year American Airlines Admirals Club® membership. THREE THIRD PRIZES: one 4-night vacation for two in a Grand Studio Suite at the Grand Solmar Land’s End Resort & Spa in los Cabos, Mexico from AmericanAirlines VacationsSM, one pair of Bose® Quietcomfort® 15 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® headphones, three free Rental Reward Days from Avis®, and one American Airlines Five Star ServiceSM greet for up to two individuals traveling together. There is also much notoriety that comes with winning. Road Warrior winners will travel to Miami for their very own photo shoot and be the stars of our special March 15, 2012 Road Warrior issue. So please, don’t miss your chance at those bragging rights. Enter by August 31, 2011 at 11:59 p.m. CDT. Once the editors have completed the judging (around Sept. 22), we will notify our top 5 finalists. Then we will post the five finalists’ entries in their entirety from November 1 through November 30, 2011 for the public to view and vote for their favorite. At the end of the voting period, the finalist with the most votes will be the new Road Warrior Grand Prize winner, the finalist with the next highest number of votes will be the new 2nd Prize winner, and the three remaining finalists will be our 3rd Prize winners.