TaylorMade-adidas Golf Canada

2014 RBC Canadian Open Swag Contest - Canada

Official Rules



How to Enter: No purchase necessary. The entry period of TaylorMade Canada’s (“TaylorMade”) 2014 RBC Canadian Open Swag Contest ("Contest") runs from 7:00 a.m. EST on July 24, 2014 until 11:59:59 p.m. EST on July 27, 2014 (“Entry Period”). This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram or Twitter or any other social media platform (the “Social Media Platforms”).


To enter the contest, users must tweet #1DriverInGolf (the “Submission”) during the entry period. Limit one (1) entry per person. Any Submission that is considered by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion to be obscene, pornographic, libelous, hate speech, or otherwise objectionable, in whole or in part, will be disqualified and will not be eligible for entry.


ELIGIBILITY: To enter and be eligible to win, a person must be a resident of Canada and over the age of majority in his/her province/territory of residence. Employees of TaylorMade Canada, a division of adidas Canada Limited (“TaylorMade”) (the "Sponsor”) and its parent and affiliate companies, their representatives and agents, as well as family members and the persons with whom they are domiciled with are not eligible to enter this Contest.  In the event that the Contest Sponsor receives more than one (1) entry per person during the Contest Period, the Contest Sponsor will void duplicate entries. 


PRIZE: Four (4) prize winners will each receive an RBC Canadian Open prize consisting of event merchandise (approximate retail value: $50) on or by August 15, 2014.


RANDOM DRAW AND ODDS: On each of the four days of the Entry Period, a random drawing will be conducted to select one (1) winner from among all eligible entries received during the Entry Period as of the drawing, for a total of four (4) prize winners. Random draws will take place on July 25, 2014; July 26, 2014; July 27, 2014 and July 28, 2014 (the “Random Draw Dates”) starting at approximately 10am in Toronto, Ontario to select the potential winner. The odds of being selected as the potential winner of the Prize depends on the number of entries received during the Contest Period.


AWARDING THE PRIZE: The selected winning entrants will be notified by twitter (“First Email Notification”) (as provided by Entrant on their Contest Registration Form) within 3 days of the Random Draw Date. Before being declared a winner, entrant must (1) correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, the mathematical skill-testing question posed by TaylorMade and (2) respond to the e-mail sent to them confirming compliance with the Official Contest Rules, acceptance of the Prize as awarded, and releasing the Sponsor of the Prizes, TaylorMade, of any liability in connection with the Contest or any Prize. Such response by selected entrant must be sent to and received by Sponsor within 3 days of First Email Notification.


The Prize will be awarded to the confirmed winners and the Sponsor will contact the confirmed winners by email (as provided by the Entrant on their Contest Registration Form) within 3 days of being declared a winner to arrange the Prize (“Email Prize Notification”). Prize will be sent out to Winners at addresses given.


In the event that the selected entrant cannot be reached and has not responded within 6 days of the Random Draw Date, or if the selected entrant does not correctly answer the mathematical skill-testing question or the selected entrant does not return requested information or the selected entrant is otherwise ineligible, another entrant will be randomly selected and the process above will be repeated until such time all winners are declared or August 1, 2014. If by 11:59 pm EST on August 1, 2014, any of the winners have not been declared, then the Contest will be closed and no further Prizes will be awarded. Confirmed Winners must claim their prize no later than August 15, 2014, failing which, the Winner will be disqualified, will have forfeited their prize, and will have no claim to any prize or any recourse towards the Sponsor, or anyone party involved in the Contest and the Prize will not be awarded.


Prizes are non-exchangeable, non-refundable, have no cash surrender value and must be accepted as awarded with no substitutions. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to substitute and/or modify a prize with (a) prize(s) of equal or greater value for any reason. Should a winner be unable to claim his/her prize or prize portion as awarded, his/her rights to that prize or prize portion will be forfeited. All Entries are subject to verification. TaylorMade reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to TaylorMade-) to participate in this Contest. Failure to provide such proof in a timely manner may result in disqualification. The sole determinant of the time for the purposes of a valid Entry in this Contest will be the Contest server machine(s).


The Sponsors will not be liable for any failure of the online form during this Contest; for any technical malfunction or other problems relating to the telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software; for the failure of any entry to be received by the Contest Parties for any reason including, but not limited to, technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website; or any combination of the above. Further, the Sponsors will not be liable for any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading any material in this Contest.


The Contest Sponsor makes no representation nor offers any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality or fitness of any prizes awarded in connection with the Contest. Prize winners understand and acknowledge that he or she may not seek reimbursement or pursue any legal or equitable remedy from the Contest Sponsors should a prize fail to be fit for its purpose or is in any way unsatisfactory to a prize winner.


The Sponsor reserves the right, subject only to the approval of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux (the “Régie”) in Quebec, to withdraw, amend or suspend this Contest (or to amend these Rules) in any way, in the event of any cause beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor that interferes with the proper conduct of this Contest as contemplated by these Rules, including, without limitation, any error, technical problem, computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or technical failure.  Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest in any way (as determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion) is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.  The Sponsor, with the consent of the Régie, reserves the right to cancel, amend or suspend this Contest, or to amend these Rules, in any way without prior notice or obligation, in the event of any accident, printing, administrative, or other error of any kind, or for any other reason whatsoever.  Without limiting the generality of the forgoing, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to administer an alternate test of skill as it deems appropriate based on the circumstances and/or to comply with applicable law.


FOR QUEBEC RESIDENTS:  Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the board only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.


GENERAL RULES: By entering this Contest, each entrant agrees to abide by the Official Contest Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor with respect to all aspects of the Contest, which are final. To the extent permitted by law, the Sponsor accepts no responsibility for loss, damage or claims caused by or resulting from the Contest and/or the Prizes. Without limiting the foregoing, the Sponsor will not be responsible for late, lost, illegible, falsified, or incomplete entries and all such forms are void. Each entrant consents to the use of his/her name, address (city and province) and/or photograph without further remuneration, in connection with any publicity carried out by or on behalf of the Sponsor in connection with this Contest. All decisions of the Sponsor shall be final. All entries become the permanent property of the Sponsor and shall not be returned. The Contest is subject to all applicable Federal, Provincial and Municipal laws.


By entering this Contest, each entrant expressly consents to the Sponsors, their agents and/or representatives, storing, sharing and using the personal information submitted with his/her entry only for the purpose of administering this Contest and in accordance with the TaylorMade’s Privacy Policy (available at: www.taylormadegolf.ca), unless the entrant otherwise agrees.


In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related materials, including, but not limited to, registration and/or point of sale, television, print or online advertising; the terms and conditions of these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.


PRIVACY: By entering this Contest, all entrants consent to the use of their email addresses, names, city of residence, and/or photograph for publicity purposes in all media related to this Contest used by the Sponsors, without payment or compensation. Entrants agree to Sponsors’ use of the entrants' personal information as described in TaylorMade’s Privacy Policy located at:



 The Contest Parties, excluding the Sponsors, are not responsible or liable for any personal information collected during this Contest and are not administrators of this Contest.



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