One week remaining to enter OT  and Optocoach’s Instagram giveaway

For the third year running, OT  and Optocoach have collaborated to offer eye care professionals the chance to win a Volk lens

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OT and Optocoach collaborate for the third consecutive year with an Instagram giveaway, hosted on OT’s Instagram page.

The prize is a Volk 90D lens worth approximately £276.

To add an additional component to this year’s giveaway, OT and Optocoach will be offering the winner the opportunity to choose their favourite colour and will also offer a personalised engraving on the Volk lens.

The giveaway launched last week (12 October) and is open to all optometrists, pre-reg optometrists, student optometrist and eye care professionals, internationally. The giveaway will close on 26 October 2022 at 23:59 (BST).

With one week remaining until the giveaway closes there is plenty of time for eye care professionals to enter. For more details and how to enter visit the official OT Instagram page

To enter simply follow OT and Optocoach on Instagram, like the post and tag a friend. For a bonus entry participants can share OT’s launch post to their Instagram stories. Terms and conditions apply and can be read in full online

OT caught up with optometrist and founder of Optocoach, Atique Rana, to find out more about the reasons behind the giveaway.

Why do you think the Volk 90D lens is a useful piece of optical equipment for eye care professionals and optometry students?

The original timeless classic, Volk 90D lens, is our giveaway prize. The small profile of the lens coupled with its double aspheric optical design has revolutionised slit lamp fundoscopy examination. The lens provides enhanced imaging and the small pupil capabilities make it ideal for undilated fundoscopy examination. An overall outstanding, general diagnostic lens, and a popular choice among all eye care professionals and students.

Can you share why you decided to collaborate with OT for another Instagram giveaway this month?

Our third collaborative giveaway with Optometry Today coincides with the release of the October 2022 OSCE results. Qualifying is a momentous and memorable occasion in every trainee optometrist’s journey and a giveaway is the perfect way to celebrate this milestone.

We congratulate all trainees on successfully completing the Scheme for Registration - your hard work, tenacity, and sacrifices are to be commended and cherished and we wish you every success in your future endeavours.

OT will announce the winner of the giveaway within one month of the closing date. The winner will be contact via Instagram direct message (DM) however, OT urges followers to be aware of online scams and fake accounts.