Official Rules, Terms and Agreement
Austin Kayak’s 2018 Holiday Kayak Giveaway
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
1. General Contest Information
Austin Canoe and Kayak will be giving away an Advanced Elements AirFusion EVO Inflatable Kayak on January 3, 2019. Contestants must provide an email address to enter for a chance to win. (Opt In Not Required)
1 winner will be selected at random to receive the prize package. The contest is hosted and sponsored by Summit Sports, LLC (Austin Canoe and Kayak or ACK), 3106 Longhorn Blvd, Austin, Texas 78758. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed by, administered by, or associated with Facebook. By entering, you understand that you are providing your information to the contest sponsor, and not to Facebook. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this contest should be directed to Austin Canoe and Kayak, not Facebook. Personal information you provide in this contest will only be used as provided in Section 8.
Open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old. Employees, Sponsors, Suppliers as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of Employees and Suppliers are not eligible. Subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules, Terms and Agreement and Austin Canoe and Kayak’s and the contest Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the contest. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements.
3. Contest Duration and Schedule:
Entries can be submitted starting on Tuesday, November 14, 2018 (12 pm CST)
Contest will end December 31, 2018 (11:59 pm CST)
The winners will be announced on January 3, 2019 (by 5 pm CST)
Administrator’s computer is the official timekeeping device for the contest.
Please note: Austin Canoe and Kayak reserves the right to modify the contest duration, deadlines and over-arching schedule and upon doing so will notify all participants.
4. How to Enter:
Visit www.facebook.com/austinkayak and click on the “2018 Holiday Kayak Giveaway” link
Click “Like” to reveal the entry form (if you have not “Liked” the page yet)
Fill out the entry form and submit
5. Winner Selection:
The winner will be randomly selected by the Austin Canoe and Kayak Marketing Team. The potential winners are subject to eligibility verification. If winners do not meet the eligibility requirements, an alternate winner will be chosen. If the winner cannot be contacted, does not respond within 5 days, or prize is returned as undeliverable, such potential winner forfeits the prize.
Advanced Elements AirFusion EVO Inflatable Kayak
*Delivery may take up to 3 weeks depending on location.
By entering the contest and/or receipt of any prize, participants agree to release and hold harmless Austin Canoe and Kayak and their respective subsidiaries, sponsors, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies and each of their respective parent companies and each such company’s officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, and damage to (or loss of) property arising from participation in the contest and/or receipt, use, or misuse of any prize.
8. Personal Information Use and Publicity:
All information obtained will not be sold or shared with any 3rd party. Personal information will be used to the contact winner of the grand prize. Participants in this contest may have the option (“opt–in”) to receive future direct marketing communications from Austin Canoe and Kayak. If at any time after opt–in a Participant no longer wishes to receive materials from Austin Canoe and Kayak, the Participant should click on “Click here to be removed from this list” at the bottom of the email they receive to “opt out.” Except where prohibited, participation in the contest constitutes all participants consent to Austin Canoe and Kayak, it’s sponsors and its agents’ use of participants names, likenesses, captions, graphs, videos, voices, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional and marketing purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.
9. General Conditions:
Austin Canoe and Kayak reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the contest, or any part of it, in the case of any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the contest, as determined by Austin Canoe and Kayak in its sole discretion. In such an event, Austin Canoe and Kayak reserves the right to award the prizes at random to eligible entries received up until the time of the impairment. Austin Canoe and Kayak reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other contest or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and should such an attempt be made, Austin Canoe and Kayak reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Austin Canoe and Kayak’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
10. Limitations of Liability:
The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the contest; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the contest or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the contest or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant's entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the contest, provided that if it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance of the contest, or any part of it, for any reason, Austin Canoe and Kayak, at its discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Austin Canoe and Kayak reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, unawarded, eligible prize claims.
Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this contest, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, 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. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, Terms and Agreement, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Austin Canoe and Kayak in connection with the contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Texas, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Texas or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Texas.
12. Participant Information:
I have read this rules, terms and agreement form, fully understand its terms, understand that I have given up substantial rights by agreeing to it by signing up for the contest freely and voluntarily without any inducement.