Abbotsford man misses win in Mazda contest

Jordan Supeene was one of five finalists in the Defy Convention competition.

Vidoegrapher Jordan Supeene was a finalist in a national contest held by Mazda Canada.

Vidoegrapher Jordan Supeene was a finalist in a national contest held by Mazda Canada.

An Abbotsford man who was among five finalists in a national contest held by Mazda Canada was not declared the winner.

Jordan Supeene, 25, was beat out by Yung Lee of Ontario in the Defy Convention Contest to win a 2013 CX-5.

The competition invited video, photo and story submissions, and Supeene entered a video.

He was among hundreds of entries that were narrowed down to 33 semi-finalists. The public was invited to vote online for the five finalists, and the winner was selected by a panel of judges and announced Friday, June 8.

The four other finalists were all from Ontario.

Supeene’s video (and those of the other finalists) can be viewed under the “Defy Convention” link on Facebook (facebook.com/mazdacanada).