Everyone signed up for SportsMarketPlace.ca site account gets 1 ballot in the draw
Every item that a SportsMarketPlace.ca user/subscriber posts for sale, they receive an additional ballot
Draw to be held on Monday February 3rd, winner will be notified via e-mail
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. SEE BELOW FOR FULL CONTEST DETAILS. PARTICIPATION IN
THIS CONTEST CONSTITUTES YOUR FULL AND UNCONDITIONAL ACCEPTANCE OF, AND
AGREEMENT TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY, THESE CONTEST RULES (THE “CONTEST RULES”).
1) The Contest begins on Tuesday January 7, 5PM. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on
Sunday February 2, 11:59PM. ET (the “Contest Period”).
2) The Contest is open to all residents of Canada & The Continental United States (excluding Quebec)
HOW TO ENTER
3) NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To participate in this Contest you must:
- Sign up for a SportsMarketPlace.ca account
- Every account receives a ballot into the draw
- During the Contest Period, every item posted for sale on SportsMarketPlace.ca the entrant will receive an additional ballot entry into the draw
LIMIT (1) ENTRY PER PERSON/ACCOUNT DURING THE CONTEST PERIOD (regardless of how many times you submit
An item for sale). For greater certainty and the avoidance of any doubt, you can only use one (1) Account to
participate in the Contest. If it is discovered that you attempted to enter more than once during the
Contest Period, then all your Entries will be void. Use of any automated system to submit Entries is
prohibited and will result in disqualification.
BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOUR ENTRY (INCLUDING YOUR
USERNAME) MAY BE POSTED ON TWITTER, FACEBOOK AND/OR SPONSOR’S PROPRIETARY WEBSITE, WHERE IT MAY BE VIEWED, SHARED (BY USERS OF
TWITTER AND VARIOUS OTHER INTERNET-BASED SITES) AND COMMENTED ON BY THE SPONSOR AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC. DRAW AND WINNER SELECTION
On Monday February 3, in Toronto, Ontario, at approximately 10:00 a.m. ET, one (1) eligible
entrant will be selected by random draw from all eligible entries received during the Contest Period.
The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
Before being declared a winner: The selected entrant will be contacted by private e-mail
and notified that they are eligible to win. The selected entrant must reply by private message within
one (1) business day of notification and provide the Sponsor with a contact phone number. The
selected entrant must first correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be
administered by telephone. The Sponsor will then email, and the selected entrant will be required to
sign and return within one (1) business day of notification a declaration of eligibility and a
liability/publicity release, which:
- confirms compliance with the contest rules;
- releases the Sponsor, its affiliated companies and agents, advertising and promotion
agencies, the contest judges and each of their respective officers, directors, agents,
representatives, successors and assigns from any liability in connection with the Contest, the
entrant’s participation therein and/or the awarding and use or misuse of the prize or any
portion thereof; and
- grants to the Sponsor the right to use the selected entrant’s name, address and likeness in
any form of advertising relating to the contest without further notice or compensation.
If a selected entrant: (i) cannot be contacted by private message within one (1) calendar days of
selection or there is a return of any prior notification as undeliverable; (ii) fails to correctly answer the
skill-testing question; or (iii) fails to return the contest documents within the specified time, the he/she
will be disqualified and will forfeit the prize, and the Sponsor reserves the right to select an alternate
entrant from among the remaining eligible entries.
Grand Prize: There will be one (1) grand prize available to be won, consisting of 1 $540 (Canadian) Amazon e-gift card
Prizes must be accepted as awarded and are not transferable or convertible to cash. No
substitutions except at Sponsor’s option. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize or a prize
component with one of equal or greater value, including without limitation, but solely in the Sponsor’s
discretion, a cash award. Prizes will only be awarded to the person who is the owner of the Account.
By entering the Contest, each entrant agrees to abide by these Contest Rules. This Contest is subject
to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws. Void where prohibited by law. The decisions
of the Sponsor with respect to all aspects of this Contest are final and binding on all entrants without
right of appeal.
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend, withdraw or amend this Contest in any way, without
prior notice or obligation, in the event of an error, technical problem, computer virus, bugs, tampering,
unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of
the Sponsor that interferes with the proper conduct of this Contest as contemplated by these Contest
Rules. Any attempt to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest 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, including criminal prosecution.
All Entries are subject to verification at any time and for any reason. The Sponsor reserves the right,
in its sole and absolute discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to
the Sponsor – including, without limitation, government issued photo identification): (i) for the
purposes of verifying an individual’s eligibility to participate in this Contest; (ii) for the purposes of
verifying the eligibility and/or legitimacy of any Entry entered (or purportedly entered) for the
purposes of this Contest; and/or (iii) for any other reason the Sponsor deems necessary, in its sole
and absolute discretion, for the purposes of administering this Contest in accordance with these
Rules. Failure to provide such proof to the satisfaction of the Sponsor in a timely manner may result
in disqualification in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor. The sole determinant of the
time for the purposes of a valid Entry in this Contest will be the Contest server machine(s).
Any attempt or suspected attempt to use robotic, automatic, programmed, or otherwise, illicit means
to enter the Contest, or any other methods not authorized by these Contest Rules, for example, but
not limited to, creating multiple Twitter accounts, shall be deemed as tampering and may disqualify
you from entering, participating, winning prizes (defined herein), and preclude you from participating
in future contests and promotions, at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Entries that are late, lost, stolen,
illegible, contain false information, are damaged, misdirected, mutilated, garbled or incomplete,
altered or otherwise irregular or that do not conform with or satisfy any or all of the conditions these
rules will be judged void. All Entries become the property of Sponsor upon receipt and none will be
returned. Proof of transmission (screenshots or captures, etc.) does not constitute proof of receipt.
In the event of a dispute, Entries will be deemed to have submitted by the authorized account holder
of the email address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the
person who is assigned an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other
organization (e.g. business, educational institute, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email
addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. If the identity of an online
entrant is disputed, the authorized account holder associated with the email account at the time of
entry will be deemed to be the entrant. A selected entrant may be required to provide proof that
he/she is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the selected Entry.
The sole determinant of the time for the purposes of a valid online Entry in this Contest will be the
Contest server machine(s).