THE 2017 WILSON FALL DEMO TOUR AUSTRALIAN OPEN GIVEAWAY
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ENTRY IN THIS GIVEAWAY CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES. EACH PRIZE WINNER IS ONLY ELIGIBLE TO WIN ONE PRIZE IN THE GIVEAWAY.
Sponsor (organizer): Wilson Sporting Goods Co., a Delaware corporation, with a principal office at 8750 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago, IL 60631 USA; telephone: +1 773-714-6400, and email: email@example.com (“Sponsor”).
You must be 13 years or older and a legal resident of any of the following: the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, Canada (excluding, the Province of Quebec), Mexico, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Denmark, Finland, and Japan (the “Territory”). Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Void in overseas U.S. territories, possessions, commonwealths and military installations, and where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees, officers, directors, and agents of Wilson Sporting Goods Co. and their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotional agencies, sponsors, licensees, and any entity involved in the development, production, implementation, administration or fulfillment of the Giveaway (all of the foregoing, together with Sponsor, collectively referred to as “Sponsors and Administrators”), and the immediate family members and persons living in the same household as such individuals, are not eligible to participate or win.
2. How To Enter:
(a) The Giveaway begins at 12:00:01 AM Central Daylight Time (GMT -6) on Saturday, July 1, 2017 and ends at 11:59:59 PM Central Standard Time (GMT -6) (“CST”) on Thursday, November 30, 2017 (the “Promotion Period”). Entries must be received by Sponsor by 11:59:59 PM CST on Thursday, November 30, 2017.
(b) There are three methods of entry: (i) Online Entry: visit the Wilson Demo Tour Website, https://www.wdt.wilson.com, sign up to attend a Wilson Demo Tour Event, and complete the entry form, including your name, address, phone number, and valid email address; (ii) W Club Entry: join the W Club during the Promotion Period by visiting https://wdt.wilson.com/w-club-login/ (the “W Club”) and providing your name, address, phone number, and valid email address; and (iii) Postcard Entry: During the Entry Period, write your name, address, phone number, and valid email address on a 3” x 5” card and mail to “2017 Wilson Fall Demo Tour Australian Open Giveaway,” Attn: Racquet Sports, 8750 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago, IL 60631. Write-in Entry must be postmarked by November 30, 2017 and received by December 6, 2017. All methods of entry have the same chance of winning. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.
Incomplete or inaccurate entry forms are void. Follow the instructions to complete the Giveaway entry form, including submitting your name, address, email address and other required information. By entering, you acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules including all eligibility requirements. By entering the Giveaway via Online Entry or W Club Entry methods, you agree to you be subscribed to the W Club and to receive exclusive Wilson content. The W Club is free, and you may unsubscribe at any time.
(c) Prizes will only be awarded from eligible entry forms. A maximum of one (1) Prize will be selected at random from a drawing of all eligible entries. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. If there are no eligible entry forms received, no Prize will be awarded.
(d) LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON, PER EMAIL ADDRESS, OR PER HOUSEHOLD ADDRESS. LIMIT OF ONE (1) PRIZE PER PERSON. Although subsequent attempts to enter may be received, only the first entry received from a particular individual will be eligible to win. Additional attempts to enter the drawing will be disqualified. The submission of an entry is solely the responsibility of the entrant. Entries may only be made according to the method described above. Only eligible entries actually received by Sponsors and Administrators before the end of the specified entry deadline will be included in the prize drawing. Illegible, unintelligible, incomplete or garbled entries will be disqualified. All entries become the property of Sponsor and Sponsor shall not be required to acknowledge or return any entry.
By entering the Giveaway, entrants agree to comply with and be bound by these Official Rules. The Official Rules will be available throughout the Promotion Period at the Website. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Giveaway.
Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be: (a) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Giveaway; (b) violating the Official Rules; or (c) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE
LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE GIVEAWAY MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
If the Giveaway becomes compromised, hampered, interrupted, not capable of running as planned, or rendered impossible of performance in any way, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, suspend or withdraw the Giveaway, or to amend these Official Rules without notice, and, if possible, select prize winners based on performances which occurred prior to or after the cancellation, suspension, reschedule or withdrawal.
One (1) Prize – There will be up to one (1) prize (“Prize”) awarded to the eligible Prize Winner. The Prize will consist of: (i) one (1) trip to the first round of the 2018 Australian Open Tennis Championships in Melbourne, Australia (“the Event”). Trip consists of round trip airfare for two (2) persons from a major commercial airport near Prize Winner’s home to Melbourne, Australia, three (3) nights hotel accommodations (based on standard double occupancy) near the Event, round trip airport to hotel transportation and hotel to the Event transportation, and two (2) tickets to one (1) day of the Event, and five hundred dollars ($500 USD) in Wilson tennis products (at catalog cost). ARV: $4,875 USD. Actual value of trip may vary based on point of departure and airfare fluctuations. Any difference between stated approximate retail value and actual value of Prize will not be awarded. Selection of airline and hotel are solely within Sponsor’s discretion. Meals, gratuities, luggage fees, incidental hotel charges and any other travel-related expenses not specified herein are the sole responsibility of winner. No alternative travel dates are available. Exact travel dates and arrangements subject to availability. Winner and travel guest must travel on same itinerary. If winner is eligible, but is a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, the travel guest must be winner’s parent or legal guardian. A minor may accompany winner as a travel guest only if the winner is the minor’s parent or legal guardian. Minors must be accompanied at all times during the trip (including, but not limited to, in-flight, hotel stay and all prize-related events) by minor’s parent or legal guardian. Travel guests must sign and return a travel release before any ticketing of travel occurs. Winner and guest must have all necessary identification and/or travel documents (e.g., a government issued passport) required for travel and must not have any barrier to entry in Australia.
The following applies to the Prizes: Except as specifically provided herein, the Prizes do not include taxes (other than a lottery tax or similar tax related to the Prize, in Finland only), or any other item not specifically described in these Official Rules, and all expenses for any of the foregoing are the sole responsibility of the Prize winner (except the lottery tax related to the Prize in Finland only, if any, which shall be paid by the Sponsor). The Prize may not be transferred or assigned except by Sponsor. Only the listed Prize will be awarded and no substitutions, cash equivalents or redemptions will be made. Reporting and payment of all applicable taxes (except the lottery tax related to the Prize in Finland only, if any, which shall be paid by the Sponsor), fees, and/or surcharges, if any, arising out of, or resulting from, acceptance or use of a prize, are the sole responsibility of the winner of a given Prize. Sponsors and Administrators expressly disclaim any responsibility or liability for injury or loss to any person or property relating to the delivery and/or subsequent use of the Prizes awarded. By entering this Giveaway and/or accepting a prize, you agree to release, discharge, and hold harmless Sponsor and Administrators, their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and related companies, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies and the respective employees, directors and officers of the foregoing from and against any/all claims, losses, injuries or damages, including death, resulting from the acceptance, use or misuse of any prize and/or participation in any prize related activities or any travel related thereto. Sponsor and Administrators makes no representations or warranties concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any Prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations apply. Sponsors and Administrators will not replace any lost or stolen prize items.
5. Winner Selection and Notification:
A maximum of one (1) Prize winner will be selected from a random drawing of all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period to be held at or about 4:00 pm CDT on Thursday, December 7, 2017. The Prize winner (if any), including such Prize Winner’s name and country of residence will be announced on the Website, on Wilson’s social media feeds (for example, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook) and notified by email which will be sent within three (3) days of the date of drawing.
Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. The Prize drawing will be conducted by Sponsor whose decisions are final. The winner must be 13 years of age at the time of entry. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical errors in these Official Rules or the advertising and promotion of the Giveaway. CANADIAN RESIDENTS ONLY – If an eligible Canadian entrant is selected as a potential winner, he/she will be required to correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question administered by telephone at a pre-arranged, mutually convenient time before being declared a winner. If a selected Canadian potential winner cannot be reached by telephone within a reasonable time period or fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question, as determined at Sponsor’s sole discretion, he/she may be disqualified, and Sponsor will select another potential winner from the pool of eligible entries for that drawing.
Except where prohibited by law, potential winners may be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity & Liability Release and any other reasonably required documents within seven (7) days following attempted notification or prize may be forfeited. By entering this Giveaway you grant to Sponsors and/or their designees and affiliates for a period of two (2) years after the end of the Promotion Period, permission to utilize your name, photos and/or likeness for promotion and publicity in any and all media now known or hereafter devised as Sponsors may deem appropriate from time to time (including use of publishing Prize) all without additional compensation to you, except where prohibited by law. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable, or inability of Sponsors and Administrators to contact a potential winner may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner.
Except where prohibited by law, Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Giveaway, or any prizes awarded, other than those concerning the administration of the Giveaway or the determination of winners, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (ii) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Giveaway, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved exclusively by the United States District Court or the appropriate Illinois State Court located in Chicago, Illinois; (iii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Giveaway, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iv) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses , and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. Except where prohibited by law, All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Illinois or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Illinois.
8. Winners List:
The name of the Prize winner (if any) may be obtained 30 days after close and no later than May 31, 2018 by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to: “The 2017 Wilson Fall Demo Tour Giveaway” ATTN: Racquet Sports Department, 8750 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago, IL 60631. Canadian residents may omit return postage.