The eBay Golf Cup
STROKE PLAY TOURNAMENT
PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
Contest is sponsored by World Golf Tour, Inc., 180 Montgomery Street, Suite 800,
San Francisco, CA 94104
is open to individuals who are 18 years of age or older. Note, however, that
only individuals who are legal residents of and physically located in the fifty
United States and the District of Columbia, Canada (excluding Quebec), the
United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Australia, the Netherlands, Norway, and South
Korea who are 18 years of age or older or the age of majority in the entrant's
state or province/territory ("province") of residence, whichever is greater are
eligible to win prizes. Employees, officers, and directors of World Golf Tour,
Inc. ("Sponsor"), and its affiliated entities, parent, subsidiaries,
advertising, promotional agencies, legal advisors, their immediate family
members and persons living in their same household, are not eligible to enter or
win prizes. Void where restricted, taxed or prohibited by law.
enter the EBAY GOLF CUP log on to the
website at www.wgt.com, register to enter the EBAY GOLF CUP
play and complete the designated 9-shot CTTH game (the "Game") at wgt.com. You must
play and complete the game between 1:00 am Pacific Time (in other words,
California Time) ("PT") on September 17th (the "Contest Period") and 11:59 pm PT on
October 31st. No Credits will be deducted from your World Golf Tour account to
enter this Contest. You may play the Game only once during the Contest Period, and the
lowest final score received by you in a Game during each Contest Period will be
recorded as your entry for the applicable Contest Period. Limit one prize per
person, per email address, and per WGT user account. Entries become the
property of Sponsor and will not be returned.
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO
ENTRANTS: ENTRANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR DETERMINING THE ENTRY PERIOD TIMES IN
THEIR RESPECTIVE TIME ZONES.
The Contest Period is as follows: September 17th - October 31, 2012
. No other methods of entry will be
accepted. Electronic entries must be initiated during the Contest Period.
Completed electronic entries must be transmitted and received by 11:59 pm PT on
the last day of the Contest Period. Limit one entry per person, per email
address, and per WGT user account per Contest Period.
Use of multiple
email addresses or multiple WGT user accounts to enter is prohibited. To enter,
the registered user of designated WGT user account must personally play the Game
or the entry will be disqualified. Use of a false email address or a false WGT
user account, or an incorrect mail address will disqualify an entry. You may not
allow any third party to play the Game in this Contest using your WGT user
account. BY ENTERING THIS CONTEST, YOU AGREE THAT ALL SUSPECTED FRAUDULENT OR
IMPROPER ENTRIES WILL BE DISQUALIFIED BY SPONSOR AT ITS SOLE DISCRETION. Sponsor
is not responsible for technical, hardware or software malfunctions, lost or
unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete,
lost, late, misdirected, illegible, mutilated, postage-due, garbled or delayed
entries or other communications or other technical problems related to entries.
Sponsor and its agents and subcontractors accept no responsibility for entries
lost or delayed in submission. Proof of submission is not proof of receipt.
Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person who
tampers with the entry process or the operation of the website or the game, or
who otherwise violates these rules. In the event of a dispute over who submitted
an entry, the authorized subscriber of the e-mail account designated in the
entrant's World Golf Tour user account will be deemed to be the entrant. Contest
is void in Quebec, and where prohibited, restricted or taxed by law. All
federal, state, provincial, and local laws and regulations apply.
The EBAY GOLF
is a 9-shot,
unlimited play game. The entrants will be given nine shots throughout the golf course, and are
challenged to get the ball into the cup for each hole in the fewest strokes.
The player's score plus any penalties, will be recorded for each entrant. When entrant completes
all nine shots, the score plus penalties, is totaled and comprises the
entrant's score in that Game. The final score received by you for the
Game during the Promotion Period will be recorded as your entry for the promotion.
The lowest scoring qualified entrant will be the winner, subject to the provision
below in the event of a tie between two or more entrants, and subject to meeting
eligibility and all other requirements in these Official Rules (the “Qualifying Entrant). If
any Qualifying Entrant(s) is not eligible to win a prize,
the prize(s) for such entrants will be awarded to the entrant(s) eligible to
win a prize with the next lowest score(s). The 9-shot scores will be the winners of
In the event of a tie, the better scoring entrant
between or among the tied entrants will be the entrant with the lowest combined
score for the final nine (9) holes of the Game. If any ties remain, the better
scoring entrant between or among the remaining tied entrants will be the entrant
with the lowest combined score for the final six (6) holes for such Game. If any ties remain, the better scoring
entrant between or among the remaining tied entrants will be the entrant with
the lowest combined score for the final three (3) holes for such Game. If any
ties remain, the better scoring entrant between or among the remaining tied
entrants will be the entrant with the lowest score for the 18th hole (9th for
nine hole games) in such Game, and
any remaining ties will be determined by identifying the lowest scoring entrant
for each individual game hole, in sequence from 17th (8th for nine hole games)
through to 1st, as is necessary to determine a winner, and if any ties remain at
that point, the earlier-submitted entry between or among the tied entries will
be deemed the better scoring entry.
The top 3 scores will win a prize.
First place: $1,000 gift card to eBay Golf Store
Second place: $500 gift card to eBay Golf Store
Third place: $250 gift card to eBay Golf Store
selected at random from all players who entered will each
win a $500 gift card to the eBay Golf store.
winning depend on the total number of entrants, the number of entrants who are
eligible to win prizes and their relative skill in the Contest.
not transferable. No substitution of prize for cash or for other goods and
services is permitted, except Sponsor reserves the right to provide a substitute
prize of approximately equal or greater value if the advertised prize becomes
unavailable. Prize details including color, style, and size, are at Sponsor's
sole discretion. All taxes, including, without limitation, all federal, state,
provincial and local taxes, and international tariffs, are the sole
responsibility of the winner.
Prize claimed in accordance with the
Official Rules will be awarded. Winner may be required to
provide a U.S., Canadian, United Kingdom, Ireland, German, Australian, Netherlands, Norwegian, or
South Korean shipping address to claim prize. Prize will be mailed
only following, except where and as prohibited, verification of winner's eligibility.
Winner Selection and Notification.
winner will be determined and announced on or about fifteen (15) days following
the Contest Period from all eligible entries received for the applicable
Contest. The judging will be conducted by Sponsor or its designee, the judge of
the Contest, whose decisions are final and binding. Potential winners will be
notified on or about fifteen (15) days following the applicable Contest Period
by an email sent to the email address specified in the entry and posted on the
World Golf Tour website. If potential winner cannot be contacted at this email,
is contacted and does not respond as directed within seven (7) days of attempted
notification, refuses the prize is ineligible to accept the prize or does not
otherwise comply with these Official Rules, the prize may be forfeited and
awarded to an alternate winner. Potential winner may be required to complete and
sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and, except where and as prohibited, a
Liability Release and a Publicity Release in the form provided by Sponsor,
within seven (7) days of attempted notification in order to claim the prize.
Potential winners may be required to show proof of identification within seven
(7) days of attempted notification, or the prize may be forfeited and awarded to
an alternate winner.
General Terms and Conditions.
entering the Contest, entrant accepts and agrees to abide by and be bound by the
terms of these Official Rules, and assumes sole liability and accepts all risk
of loss for injuries, including personal injuries and/or damage to property,
caused or claimed to be caused by participating in this Contest or the
acceptance, possession, shipping and handling, loss, use or misuse of, or travel
to or from or in connection with the Contest or any prize awarded. Sponsor has
the right to cancel, terminate or modify this Contest for any reason, including
if it cannot be completed as planned due to computer virus, bugs, tampering,
unauthorized intervention or technical failures and to select winner from
eligible entries received on or before the termination date. Sponsor is not
responsible for any failure to contact entrants, whether due to technical or
By entering this
Contest, entrants grant to Sponsor a worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, right and royalty-free
license to use the entry, and, except where prohibited by law, entrant's
first and/or last name, city and state/province of residence, photo(s), voice and/or likeness;
in any and all media but solely in connection with this Contest.
By entering this Contest, entrants agree (a) that Sponsor has the right to
exploit and utilize entrant's first and/or last name, city and state/province of
residence, photo(s), voice and/or likeness in any and all media but solely
in connection with this Contest without any further attribution,
notification or compensation to Entrant, except where prohibited; (b) to be bound by these Official Rules
and the decisions of the judges; and (c) to be contacted by Sponsor or
its agents by telephone, mail or email regarding this Contest. By
entering the Contest, entrant releases and holds harmless Sponsor, subsidiaries,
affiliates, and the directors, officers, employees or agents of each from any
and all liability whatsoever for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages
of any kind (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses or
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) arising out of or in connection with the Contest, the acceptance,
possession, use, or misuse of any prize, or arising out of or in connection with
any travel to or from any Contest or prize related activity.
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 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.
event that any provision of these Official Rules shall be unenforceable or
invalid under any applicable law or be so held by applicable court decision,
such unenforceability or invalidity shall not render these Official Rules
unenforceable or invalid as a whole, and, in such event, such provision shall be
changed and interpreted so as to best accomplish the objectives of such
unenforceable or invalid provision within the limits of applicable law or
applicable court decisions.
available at http://www.wgt.com.
Contest is governed by the laws of the state of California applicable to
contracts entered into by California residents and to be performed within such
State without regard to its conflict of law provisions, with venue in San
Francisco County, California.
of Contest winners is available by sending a stamped, and self-addressed
envelope marked to " EBAY GOLF CUP
Montgomery Street Suite 800, San Francisco, CA 94104. Requests must be received
within 30 days following the end of the Contest Period for which the Contest
winner's list is requested.
Contest is sponsored by World Golf Tour, Inc., 180 Montgomery Street, Suite 800,
San Francisco, CA 94104.
World Golf Tour, Inc. All Rights Reserved.