I. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO WIN.
II. BRIEF OVERVIEW OF SWEEPSTAKES
The Performance Bicycle Fuji Cross 1.4 LE Cyclocross Bike – 2017 Giveaway (the "Sweepstakes") is an Enter-to-Win Sweepstakes. Participants can willingly submit an entry form on Performance Bicycle's Facebook Page. Sweepstakes Administrators will randomly choose the winning entry and prizes will be awarded in accordance with these Official Rules.
The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Performance Bicycle, a North Carolina corporation with principal place of business at 1 Performance Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517, USA. The laws of the State of North Carolina shall govern this Sweepstakes, without regard to North Carolina's choice of law rules or the choice of law rules of any other jurisdiction that would cause the application of any jurisdiction's laws other than those of the State of North Carolina. The courts of North Carolina in Chatham County shall be the exclusive forum and venue for any dispute relating to these Rules and/or this Sweepstakes. All participants and winners agree, by their participation in the Sweepstakes, to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of North Carolina in Chatham County.
IV. BINDING AGREEMENT
In order to enter the Sweepstakes, you must agree to these Official Rules ("Rules"). The Rules consist of the terms and conditions on this page and the Entry Form and Consent Form ("Sweepstakes Materials"). Because you will be bound by these Rules and these Rules will form a legally binding agreement with respect to this Sweepstakes, please read them carefully. You may not submit an entry to the Sweepstakes and you will not be eligible for the prizes described in these Rules unless you agree to these Rules. You agree that an entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes your agreement to these Rules.
Open and offered only to legal residents of the United States and District of Columbia (except in Rhode Island or where prohibited by law), (1) who are 18 years of age or older as of Monday, December 12, 2016 (2) have an email account, and (3) have internet access. Employees and directors of Sponsor, Performance Bicycle, and its parent, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, advertising, promotion or production agencies, and their immediate family members or individuals residing in their same household (whether related or not), are not eligible to participate or win a prize.
VI. PROMOTION PERIOD
The Sweepstakes begins at 8:00:01 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (ET) on Monday, December 12, 2016 and ends on 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (ET) on Saturday, December 31, 2016. Sponsor's computer will be the official time clock for the Sweepstakes.
VII. HOW TO ENTER
Participants may enter the Sweepstakes using the method described below:
Facebook: During the Promotion Period, please visit the Sweepstakes application at http://www.Facebook.com/PerformanceBike and complete the entry form. Form must be completed in its entirety to be eligible. You are not required to "Like” the Performance Bike Facebook fan page (if you already "Like" the page, you will not be required to repeat this action.) You will then receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Entrant will receive five (5) bonus entries for every referred entrant who uses the original entrant’s entry link. All entries must be received no later than 11:59:59 p.m. ET on Saturday, December 31, 2016.
VIII. RANDOM DRAWING
Sweepstakes Administrator will select one (1) winner from all eligible entries in a random drawing on or about: Tuesday, January 3, 2017. Potential winners will be notified by email or telephone on or about two (2) days after they are selected. If a winner does not respond to notification within five (5) days of the date of notification, prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. Limit one (1) prize per person/household. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received.
Winner will receive:
One (1) Fuji Cross 1.4 LE Cyclocross Bike - 2017 Performance Exclusive (ARV $1,839.00) Item #31-5574
Total approximate value of the prize is $1839.00. If the actual value of each prize is less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded. Actual prize may differ from promotional images – no substitutions are allowed.
Winner is solely responsible for any and all local, state and federal taxes incurred upon claiming a prize. Winner will be issued 1099 form for prizes valued at $600 or more. Prizes awarded totaling $600 or more are required by state and federal law to claim prize value on 1099 tax form.
X. GENERAL RULES
Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for lost, late, delayed, incomplete, illegible, mutilated or misdirected entries, entries not received by the entry deadline, or for electronic, network or computer failures or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission that may limit a user's ability to participate in this Sweepstakes, or other hardware, software or technical errors of any kind including any injury or damage to any person's computer related to or resulting from participating in or experiencing any material in connection with the Sweepstakes. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for undeliverable e-mails resulting from any form of active or passive e-mail filtering by a user's Internet service provider and/or e-mail client or insufficient space in user's e-mail account to receive e-mail. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof) if fraud, misconduct or technical failures destroy the integrity of the Sweepstakes or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper administration of the Sweepstakes as determined by Sponsors/Sweepstakes Administrator, in their sole discretion. If the Sweepstakes is so cancelled, judging will be conducted from among all eligible entries received prior to the time of termination. In the event a dispute arises regarding specific individual entitled to receive prize, entry will be deemed made by the authorized e-mail account holder. Authorized e-mail account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Any damage made to the Web site will also be the responsibility of the authorized e-mail account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or the like methods of participation will void all entries by such methods. Sponsor reserves the right to prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected, or if the individual fails to comply with any requirement of participation as stated herein or with any provision in these Official Rules. Internet caution: Any attempt by an individual to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such individual to the fullest extent of the law. No substitution, cash redemption or transfer of prize by winner permitted. Potential Winners may be required to sign and return a Liability Release and Publicity Release (where legal) within 14 days of notification. Non-compliance with this requirement, or if prize/prize notification is returned as non-deliverable, or if winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, such prize will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate winner. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Entrants, by participating in this Sweepstakes, hereby waive and release, and agree to hold harmless the Sponsors, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, licensors, advertising and promotion agencies and all of their respective officers, directors, employees and representatives and agents, from and against, any and all rights, claims and causes of action whatsoever that they may have, or which may arise, against any of them for any liability for any matter, cause or thing whatsoever, including but not limited to any injury, loss, damage, whether direct, compensatory, incidental or consequential, to person, including death, and /or property, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from their acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any end good obtained with the prizes or their participation in this Sweepstakes, or any prize-related activity. By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of the judges. Except where prohibited by law, by accepting a prize, winners agree that Sponsor and its related and affiliated companies may use the winner's name, address (city, state), photograph, videotape, likeness, and/or prize information for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes and to the use of statements made by or attributed to winner relating to Sponsor, its related and affiliated companies or to this Sweepstakes and grants to Sponsors, and its related and affiliated companies any and all rights to said use without further notice and/or compensation except where prohibited by law.
XI. USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
XII. WINNER LIST
For a list of Winners or a copy of the Official Rules, please send a self-addressed envelope to: Performance Fuji Cross 1.4 LE Cyclocross Bike – 2017 Giveaway, 1 Performance Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517, to be received no later than January 31, 2017. Winners' lists will be sent once all Winners have been verified and Prizes have been awarded.