“Driver anthem” contest

As part of the celebrations for the 15th anniversary of the founding of GLS in the Czech Republic, a large contest for the drivers anthem has been taking place since April 2020.

In the course of almost five months we received interesting and creative compositions of all genres, from which the jury selected 10 semi-finalists. The fans finally vote for the overall winner.

The songs could be sent in until August 31, 2020. By the closing date we received amazing 62 songs!


How will the competition continue?

  • Our jury selected 10 semi-final songs.
  • Out of 10 semi-final songs 3 final songs will be selected by public vote. Voting for advancement to the final will take place on the Facebook page of GLS Czech Republic until October 31, 2020.
  • The final vote will take place until November 31, 2020, whereby the votes from the semi-final will not be counted.
  • The winner with the highest number of votes will be announced in December 2020 on the Facebook page of GLS Czech Republic.

Who was on the jury that selected the 10 semi-final songs?

  • Vojtěch Emmer - GLS sales representative, guitarist and singer of jazz and swing band Bee Band
  • Filip Černý - head of marketing of the e-shop with musical instruments Kytary.cz
  • Zdeněk Neusar - music enthusiast and editor-in-chief of Frontman.cz magazine
  • Patricie Rajtoralova - GLS driver from the depot in Karlovy Vary, winner of the Best Courier of the Year 2019 rating
  • Jan Zvolský – GLS driver from the depot in Karlovy Vary, winner of the Best Courier of the Year 2019

What is there to win?

  • The main prize is a voucher for a purchase worth 50,000 CZK from the partner of the Kytary.cz competition.
  • The winners of the 2nd and 3rd place in the final will be rewarded with a voucher of 1,000 CZK for the e-shop Kytary.cz.
  • The seven songs that do not reach the final from the semi-final will receive a GLS gift package.

How can I vote?

  • You can support your favorite song by liking it in the playlist on the Facebook page of GLS Czech Republic.
  • You can vote until the end of November 2020.

Which songs were lucky and advanced to the semifinals?

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Ken Tkáč, Matouš Adam

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Petr Svatojanský

Other songs

All 62 competition songs that we collected during the drivers anthem contest can be listened to online here: http://indiesound.com/u/gls

If you have any questions, please contact us at soutez@gls-czech.com .