Cadillac Golf Classic – Pebble Beach Challenge Sweepstakes Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID
to 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, Germany, Japan, Ireland, 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. 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
How To Enter.
you decide to enter this Sweepstakes by playing the game on www.wgt.com,
World Golf Tour will donate all entry fees collected to the National Kidney
Foundation. No purchase necessary, see alternate method of entry below.
enter the Sweepstakes by playing the Game, log on to the website at www.wgt.com, enter the Sweepstakes, and then play and
complete the Game, where you take nine golf shots in attempt to get the ball
closest to the hole. You must play and complete the Game between 1:00 am Pacific
Time (in other words, California Time) ("PT") on the first day of each
applicable Sweepstakes Period and 11:59 pm PT on the last day of that
Sweepstakes Period, as set forth below* and you will automatically be entered
into the Sweepstakes. You may be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes,
however, if you do not meet all eligibility criteria described in Section 1 of
these Official Rules, you will not be eligible to win a prize. If you are
selected in a random drawing as a potential prize winner and you do not meet all
eligibility criteria described in Section 1 of these Official Rules, prize will
be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner.
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO
ENTRANTS: ENTRANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR DETERMINING THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PERIOD
TIMES IN THEIR RESPECTIVE TIME ZONES.
will be one Sweepstakes Periods as follows:
June 10, 2011 – December 31,
You may play the Game as often as you wish during the Sweepstakes
Period, but only one entry per person, per World Golf Tour user account, and per
email address will be accepted. Approximate time to play the Game is fifteen
Use of multiple email addresses or multiple WGT user
accounts to enter is prohibited. Use of a false email address or a false
WGT user account, or an incorrect mail address will disqualify an entry.
BY ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE THAT ALL SUSPECTED FRAUDULENT OR
IMPROPER ENTRIES MAY BE DISQUALIFIED BY SPONSOR AT ITS SOLE
You may also enter the Sweepstakes by registering for a free
World Golf Tour account at www.wgt.com (if you have not already), and sending a
3"x5" card with the following information hand-written on it: your name,
address, World Golf Tour User Name, Email Address, and Date Of Birth, To: World
Golf Tour, Inc., NKF Cadillac Golf
Classic – Pebble Beach Challenge Entry, 180 Montgomery Street, Suite 800,
San Francisco, CA 94104. No other methods of entry will be accepted.
Mail-in entries must be hand-written. Computer generated, typewritten, and
other electronically or mechanically reproduced mail-in entries are not
acceptable. Mail-in entries that do not conform to the requirements herein will
not be acknowledged and Sponsor will disregard such entry requests and any such
entry requests will not be eligible to enter or win.
To be entered into a
drawing, all electronic entries must be initiated during the applicable
Sweepstakes Period and completed electronic entries must be transmitted and
received by 11:59 pm PT on the last day of the applicable Sweepstakes Period.
Mail-in entries must be postmarked during the applicable Sweepstakes Period and
received by Sponsor within ten (10) days following the last day of the
applicable Sweepstakes Period. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will
not be returned. Each mail-in entry must be mailed separately and, if in an
envelope, each must be mailed in a separate outer envelope. Limit: one entry per
person, per WGT user account, and per email address.
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 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. Sweepstakes is void
where prohibited, restricted or taxed by law. All federal, state, provincial,
and local laws and regulations apply.
is one (1) grand prize per sweepstakes period, as follows:
(3) night stay (double occupancy) at the Inn at Spanish Bay. Round
of golf for two (2) at the Pebble Beach Golf Links. Round of golf
for two (2) at the Links at Spanish Bay. Two (2) four hundred dollar
($400) airline travel vouchers to be used within the contiguous United
States. All other associated expenses are the responsibility of the
winner. Prize must be redeemed by 12/31/12. Some dates for
travel, accommodates or golf may not be available.
approximate retail value (ARV) of the above package is
of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
not transferable. No substitution of prize or any component of a 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 or any prize component becomes unavailable. Prize details
including color, style, and size 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
All prizes claimed in accordance with the Official Rules will be
awarded. Winner may be required to provide a U.S., or Canadian shipping address
to claim prize. Prizes will be mailed within thirty (30) days following
Sponsor's receipt of the completed Affidavit of Eligibility and, except where
and as prohibited, a Liability Release and Publicity Release, as well as
verification of winner's eligibility. Allow four to six weeks for delivery of
Winner Selection and Notification.
will be selected in a random drawing on or about fifteen (15) days following the
close of each Sweepstakes Period from all eligible entries received for the
Sweepstakes. The drawing will be conducted at Sponsor's address as indicated in
Paragraph 8 of these rules by Sponsor or its designee, the judge of the
Sweepstakes, whose decisions are final and binding. Potential winner will be
notified on or about fifteen (15) days following the close of each Sweepstakes
Period by an email sent to the email address specified in the entry. If
potential winner cannot be contacted at this email address, 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 the 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 Publicity Release in the form provided by Sponsor included below in
these Official Rules 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. Any Canadian potential winner
must also correctly answer a mathematical skill-based question administered by
the Sponsor in order to claim prize.
entering the Sweepstakes, 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 Sweepstakes or
the acceptance, possession, shipping and handling, loss, use or misuse of, or
travel to or from or in connection with the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded.
Sponsor has the right to cancel, terminate or modify this Sweepstakes if it
cannot be completed as planned due to computer virus, bugs, tampering,
unauthorized intervention, technical failures, or other conditions beyond
Sponsor's control 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 human error.
entering this Sweepstakes, 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 Sweepstakes. By entering this Sweepstakes, 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 Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes.
entering the Sweepstakes, entrant releases and holds harmless Sponsor, National
Kidney Foundation, Cadillac, Pebble Beach and its parent companies,
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
Sweepstakes, with the acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize, or
while traveling to or from any Sweepstakes or prize related
the 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.
Any and all claims, judgments and awards
shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs
associated with entering this Sweepstakes 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
available at http://www.wgt.com.
Sweepstakes 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.
list of Sweepstakes winners can be viewed on the "Recent Winners" webpage at
and is also available by sending a stamped, and self-addressed envelope marked
to "NKF Cadillac Golf Classic – Pebble beach Challenge," 180 Montgomery Street,
Suite 800, San Francisco, CA 94104. Requests must be received within 30 days
following the end of the Sweepstakes Period.
Sweepstakes is sponsored by World Golf Tour, Inc., 180 Montgomery Street, Suite
800, San Francisco, CA 94104.