The #RVTailgateSweeps Sweepstakes

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

The #RVTailgateSweeps Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) may only be entered by persons 18 or older residing and located in or from the 50 United States (and the District of Columbia); entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry.  This Sweepstakes is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States.  You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not 18 or older and located within the United States. 

1. How to Enter.  You may enter the “Sweepstakes” by either capturing your favorite “Tailgate Tour” moment (your “Submission”) and uploading it to Instagram or Twitter, as detailed below, or you can enter on Facebook without uploading a Submission, as detailed below:

A. Enter by Uploading a Submission:  You may enter by posting your Submission, during the Sweepstakes Period, as defined in Section 3, to Instagram or to Twitter with the hashtag #RVTailgateSweeps. For each Submission properly posted, eligible entrants will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.  Limit 1 entry per day per person.

You must have the Instagram application and account or have a Twitter account to participate by this method. If you do not have the Instagram application, you may download it through an application store on your mobile device.  The Instagram application is free.  Instagram’s Terms of Use apply.  If you do not have a Twitter account visit www.twitter.com to create one.  Twitter accounts are free.  All terms and conditions of Twitter.com apply.   Note: If you enter the Sweepstakes using a mobile device on a wireless service provider’s network (as opposed to on a Wi-Fi network), your carrier’s data rates apply.  You should consult your wireless service provider’s pricing plan for details.  By using this method of entry, you agree to incur any and all charges demanded by your wireless carrier. 

B. Enter on Facebook: You may enter the Sweepstakes without posting a Submission by going to Go RVing’s page on Facebook, and “Liking” the page.  Once you complete the steps described above you are eligible to enter the Sweepstakes. To enter, you must provide your entry information by fully completing the Sweepstakes entry form (including your name, phone number, birth date (including year), ZIP code, country, state, and email address, read and agree to these Official Rules, and click the “submit” button.

All entrants must have a valid email address. Limit 1 entry per person/email address per day, regardless of method of entry. No automated entry devices and/or programs permitted.  All entries become the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor and receipt of entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled entries, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic.  Only fully completed entries that are in compliance with these official rules are eligible.  Proof of submission of entry will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. 

2. Submissions. By posting a Submission, each entrant warrants and represents the following with respect to his/her Submission: (a) entrant is the sole and exclusive owner of the Submission; (b) any person who appears in the Submission has given entrant their consent for their image to be used in the Sweepstakes ; and (c) the Submission is entrant’s own creation and the Submission or anything contained in the Submission will not infringe on any rights of any third parties. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to disqualify any Submissions (and corresponding entries) that are inappropriate for any reason whatsoever, in its sole discretion, including without limitation, for depicting or mentioning sex, violence, drugs, alcohol, and/or racist, sexist or otherwise inappropriate content or language

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. You are providing your information to Sponsor.

3. Start/End Dates.  Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01 am Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 21, 2013 and ends at 11:59:59 pm ET on November 30, 2013 (“Sweepstakes Period”).

4. Eligibility. Participation open only to legal residents of the fifty United States, the District of Columbia, who are 18 or older as of date of entry.  Void outside of the United States and where prohibited or restricted by law.  Employees, officers and directors of Go RVing (“Sponsor”), Sports Illustrated, and each of their advertising and promotions agencies, and their immediate families (parents, children, siblings, spouse) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of such employees, officers and directors are not eligible to enter.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

5. Random Drawing/Odds. Winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received on or about December 13, 2013.  Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received from all entry methods during the Sweepstakes Period. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.

6. Prizes. Grand prize is a 2014 Keystone RV, model 2250RB. Exact graphic and interior package for unit to be selected at sole discretion of Sponsor at time of awarding. ARV of prize: $23,000 USD. Allow an estimated 6 to 8 weeks for prize delivery.  Prize will be delivered to a to be determined dealership location close to the residency of the grand prize winner.  Selection of final dealership delivery location to be selected at sole discretion of Sponsor. Prizes are non-transferable.  No substitutions or cash redemptions. If in the case of unavailability of any prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.  All taxes and unspecified expenses are the sole responsibility of the winners.

7. Notification. Winner will be notified by email or mail and may be required to sign and return, where legal, an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release within seven (7) days of prize notification. If winner cannot be contacted in a reasonable period of time, if any prize is returned as undeliverable, or in the event of noncompliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected, time permitting. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given.  Limit one prize per person or household. Canadian residents will be required to correctly answer within a 5 minute time period a mathematical skill-testing question without the benefit of any calculating devices before the prize will be awarded.

8. Conditions. BY PARTICIPATING, ENTRANTS AND WINNERS AGREE TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, INSTAGRAM, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AND EACH OF THEIR ADVERTISING AND/OR PROMOTIONS AGENCIES AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, PARTNERS, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS (INDIVIDUALLY AND COLLECTIVELY, “RELEASED PARTIES”), FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, FOR LOSS, HARM, DAMAGE, INJURY, COST OR EXPENSE WHATSOEVER INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, PROPERTY DAMAGE, PERSONAL INJURY AND/OR DEATH WHICH MAY OCCUR IN CONNECTION WITH, PREPARATION FOR, TRAVEL TO, OR PARTICIPATION IN SWEEPSTAKES, OR POSSESSION, ACCEPTANCE AND/OR USE OR MISUSE OF PRIZE OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES-RELATED ACTIVITY AND FOR ANY CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, INVASION OF PRIVACY, COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT, TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT OR ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION WHETHER BASED ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS, PERSONAL RIGHTS, MORAL RIGHTS, OR ANY OTHER RIGHTS.   

9. License. Participation in Sweepstakes and acceptance of prize constitutes each winner’s permission for Sponsor to use his/her Submission and his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, image, picture, portrait, voice, biographical information, and/or any statements made by each winner regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor for advertising and Sweepstakes purposes, in perpetuity, without notice or additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.  

10. Additional Terms. Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way shall be disqualified.  Sponsor is not responsible if Sweepstakes cannot take place or if any prize cannot be awarded due to travel cancellations, delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism.  Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different Instagram, Twitter accounts, and/or Facebook identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant's entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Any attempted form of entry other than as set forth above is prohibited; no automatic, programmed; robotic or similar means of entry are permitted. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled submissions, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic.  Only entries and Submissions, if applicable, submitted by eligible persons and that conform to these Official Rules are eligible.  Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor.  Sponsor, its affiliates, partners and Sweepstakes and advertising agencies are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, web site, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one’s ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Sponsor may select the winners from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site.  Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor representatives.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

11.  Limitation of Liability; Disclaimer of Warranties.  IN NO EVENT WILL THE RELEASED PARTIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SERVICE AND/OR THE SWEEPSTAKES, DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM ANY WEBSITES ASSOCIATES WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE RELEASED PARTIES’ TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, OR CAUSES OF ACTION EXCEED $10. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THIS SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIZES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS"  WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.

12. Use of Data.  Sponsor will be collecting personal data about entrants online, in accordance with its privacy policy.  Please review the Sponsor’s privacy policy at http://gorving.com/legal. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsor’s privacy policy. 

13. List of Winner(s). To obtain a list of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by February 1, 2014 to: Go RVing, c/o Karen Redfern, 1896 Preston White Drive, Reston, VA 20191

14. Sponsor: Go RVing, 1896 Preston White Drive, Reston, VA 20191.

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. You are providing your information to Sponsor.

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