Showcase Snowboards Contest Official Rules
ELIGIBILITY: Whistler Blackcomb’s ‘Win a Snowboard Contest’ contest (the "Contest") is open to residents of Canada (excluding Quebec) and legal residents of the United States of America who have reached the age of 15. Not valid in the province of Quebec or elsewhere where prohibited by law. Employees of Whistler Mountain Resort Limited Partnership and Blackcomb Skiing Enterprises Limited Partnership (“Whistler Blackcomb”) and their respective affiliates, sponsors, advertising and promotion agencies and members of the immediate family (parent, child, sibling and spouses) and of the household in which all such persons are domiciled are not eligible to enter. Void where prohibited. The Contest is subject to all federal, provincial, state and local laws and regulations.
HOW TO ENTER: No purchase necessary. To enter, go to the Official Entry section in the top right corner at http://www.showcasesnowboards.com complete all required information on the ‘enter’ page and click ‘submit’. You may also enter by properly completing a paper ballot in any location where an official contest ballot box is located and placing the ballot in the ballot box.
Limited to one entry per email address and limit one entry per person.
All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, or do not conform to or satisfy any condition of the Rules (defined below) may be disqualified by Whistler Blackcomb. Whistler Blackcomb takes no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged, misdirected, late or destroyed entries, or for typographical or other production errors. Whistler Blackcomb is not responsible for any errors or omissions in printing or advertising the Contest.
RULES: The Contest will be run in accordance with these rules, subject to amendment by Whistler Blackcomb (the “Rules”). Entrants must comply with the Rules, and will be deemed to have received and understood the Rules by participating in the Contest. The terms of the Contest, as set out in the Rules, are not subject to amendment or counter-offer, except as set out herein. Whistler Blackcomb's decisions with respect to the Contest are final and binding. If any provisions of the Rules are held to be invalid or unenforceable, all remaining provisions hereof will remain in full force and effect.
WINNING AND NOTIFICATION: The entrant selected to win the Grand Prize will be notified by email and/or phone. Before being declared a winner of any prize, an entrant who is a resident of Canada must correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question.
Before being declared a winner of any prize, the selected entrant will be required to sign a declaration and release form confirming compliance with Contest Rules and acceptance of prizes as offered; acknowledging the non-responsibility of Whistler Blackcomb and their respective agents with respect to injuries, accident, loss or misfortune relating to the prize; and acknowledging Whistler Blackcomb’s and their respective agents’ right to publish or broadcast the winner’s picture, name, address, voice and statements without charge or further compensation other than the prize offered.
In the event that a selected entrant is not eligible to claim their prize or does not claim their prize within one month of the draw, or is unwilling or unable to comply with the Rules, or any prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, that entry will be disqualified and additional entries will be drawn from remaining eligible entrants until such time that all prizes have been successfully awarded.
Each contest winner is solely responsible for the reporting and payment of any applicable taxes on their prize. Winner may waive their right to receive a prize. All contest prizes are non-transferable, non-exchangeable, and non-refundable, have no cash value and must be accepted by the winner as awarded.
Entrants acknowledge that this is a Whistler Blackcomb contest. By entering the Contest, entrants acknowledge that they have read, understood and agreed to be bound by the Rules.
RELEASE: By entering the Contest, entrants acknowledge that they are releasing Whistler Blackcomb and their respective affiliates, sponsors, advertising and promotion agencies and the immediate family and household members of the above, and each of their respective affiliated companies, directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents from any liability whatsoever for any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest or with the acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, including any travel, biking, skiing or snowboarding related thereto (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light). By entering the Contest, entrants also agree to fully indemnify Whistler Blackcomb and their respective directors, officers, employees, parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, related companies, suppliers, sponsors and agents and hold each of them harmless from any and all claims costs, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest, including any use of the Prize, by any third parties.
Whistler Blackcomb and their agents are not responsible for: (a) any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail entry to be received by Whistler Blackcomb on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer, related to or resulting from playing or downloading materials in this promotion including the recording of game results; (b) any incomplete or inaccurate information, whether caused by the website users or by any equipment of programming associated with or utilized in the contest, or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of entries; or (c) the theft, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries or the website. Whistler Blackcomb reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Contest should a virus or bug or other cause beyond the reasonable control of Whistler Blackcomb or their agents corrupt the security or proper administration of the Contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Whistler Blackcomb reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Whistler Blackcomb reserve the right to forbid the framing of any of the contents of this site and, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process.
All entries become the property of Whistler Blackcomb and will not be returned. If the identity of an online entrant is disputed, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant. The individual assigned to the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address is considered the entrant. A selected entrant may be required to provide proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the selected entry. All entries must be submitted from a valid e-mail account that may be identified by reverse domain name search. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of receipt of a valid online entry in the Contest will be the contest server(s).