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Consumers will be eligible to participate between 12:00PM (noon) Eastern Time ("ET") on 9/8/14 and 11:45AM ET on 12/31/14 (the "Promotion Period"). There will be seventeen (17) weekly entry periods throughout the duration of the Promotion Period (each, a "Weekly Entry Period"), as well as four (4) monthly entry periods throughout the duration of the Promotion Period (each, a "Monthly Entry Period"). Each Weekly Entry Period will begin at 12:00PM (noon) ET on a Monday and conclude the following Sunday at 11:45AM ET, with the exception of the final Weekly Entry Period which will conclude on a Wednesday.
To enter, entrant must first log-in to their ESPN account (or create an account at espn.go.com if they do not already have one). NOTE: There is no cost to create an ESPN account. Once logged-in, visit www.espn.com/Goodyear and fully complete and submit the online entry form in accordance with the instructions provided to receive one (1) entry in the applicable Weekly Entry Period Prize drawing as well as one (1) entry in the applicable Monthly Prize drawing. Limit one (1) entry per person and per email address per Weekly Entry Period.
Entrants attempting to use multiple ESPN accounts, email addresses or identities may be disqualified, at Sponsor's sole discretion. Additional entries from any person, ESPN account or email address in excess of the stated limitation will be void. Entrants must fully complete and submit all non-optional information requested on the online entry form to be eligible. Incomplete and inaccurate entries are void. The name of the "authorized account holder" associated with any given email address will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, an online service provider or another organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Proof (to Sponsor's satisfaction) of being the authorized account holder may be required by Sponsor.
Released Parties are not responsible for lost, incomplete, late, damaged, inaccurate, incomplete, misdirected, delayed, stolen, garbled or undelivered entries or transmissions; failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines or telephone systems; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in any transmission, processing or communication; interrupted or unavailable network, cable, satellite, Internet Service Provider (ISP), wireless, server or other connections including those through and/or by www.espn.com; miscommunications, failed computer hardware or software or technical failures; lost, non-delivered, misdirected, blocked, or delayed email notifications; garbled, misrouted or scrambled transmissions; printing, typographical or other errors appearing within these Official Rules, in any Sweepstakes-related advertisements or other materials; or other errors or problems of any kind whether mechanical, human, telephone, electronic, mail or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries and/or the announcement of the prizes. The use of script, macro, automated entry, mechanical or similar devices or other any other devices that subvert the entry process to participate is prohibited and all entries through such devices are void. By entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant gives their express permission to be contacted by the Sponsor and/or Administrator by email, telephone, overnight delivery and/or mail for Sweepstakes purposes only.
For each Monthly Entry Period listed below, one (1) potential Monthly Prize winner will be selected in an individual random drawing from among all eligible entries received during the applicable Monthly Entry Period for that drawing by Administrator. Entries received during each Monthly Entry Period will not carry forward to subsequent Monthly Entry Period Prize drawing(s), all eligible entries received, winning and non-winning will be included in the Grand Prize drawing. Odds of winning a Monthly Prize will depend on the number of eligible entries received for the applicable drawing. Limit one (1) Monthly Prize per person, per household, and per valid email address. Drawings will be conducted in accordance with the Monthly Entry Periods outlined below, beginning at 12:00 PM ET and ending at 11:45 EM ET on the specified start and end dates:
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Potential Monthly Prize Winner will be notified by email and/or telephone and will be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and (where legal) Publicity Release within two (2) days of issuance of notification. Monthly Prize winner's guest must be of legal age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence (and at least 18) unless child or legal ward of winner. Monthly Prize winner's guest (if minor child or legal ward of winner, winner on his/her behalf) may also be required to sign and return a Liability Release and (where legal) Publicity Release prior to the issuance of travel documents. Non-compliance with the foregoing may result in disqualification and awarding of prize to an alternate winner.
Potential Weekly Prize winners will be selected in seventeen (17) individual random drawings (one (1) drawing of one (1) potential weekly winner for each Weekly Entry Period throughout the Promotion Period for a total of seventeen (17) potential weekly winners) conducted on/about 1/6/15 by Administrator from among all eligible Weekly Entry Period Prize drawing entries received for the applicable Weekly Entry Period. Non-winning entries received for any given Weekly Entry Period will not carry forward to or be included in subsequent Weekly Entry Period drawings. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible Weekly Entry Period Prize drawing entries for the applicable Weekly Entry Period. Potential winners will be notified by email and/or telephone and must respond within two (2) calendars days from the date it is sent to the potential Weekly Prize winner or the applicable Weekly Prize may be disqualified and awarded to an alternate Weekly Prize winner. Limit one Weekly Prize per person and per email.
Four (4) Monthly Prizes (one (1) per Monthly Entry Period):
Monthly EP #1 Prize: A trip for winner and one (1) guest to attend a 2014-2015 regular-season professional football game, played on a Monday night, of their choice. Trip includes round trip coach air transportation for two (2) from major U.S. gateway airport nearest winner's primary residence in the U.S. to the destination of the game, two (2) nights standard double occupancy hotel accommodations, ground transfers to/from the airport/hotel/stadium and two (2) tickets to attend the professional Monday football game of their choice. ARV of Monthly Prize: $5,000.
Monthly EP #2 Prize: A trip for winner and one (1) guest to attend the 2015 college football Championship game. Trip includes round trip coach air transportation for two (2) from major U.S. gateway airport nearest winner's primary residence in the U.S. to Arlington, TX , two (2) nights standard double occupancy hotel accommodations, ground transfers to/from the airport/hotel/stadium and two (2) tickets to attend the college football championship game on 1/12/15. ARV of Monthly Prize: $5,000.
Monthly EP # 3 Prize: A trip for winner and one (1) guest to Bristol, CT to attend a tour of the ESPN Campus (subject to availability). Trip includes round trip coach air transportation for two (2) from major U.S. gateway airport nearest winner's primary residence in the U.S., 2-nights standard double occupancy hotel accommodations at a Sponsor designated hotel (one (1) room), ground transfers to/from the airport/hotel/campus . ARV of Monthly Prize $3,000.
Monthly EP #4 Prize: One prize will be awarded, which may be in one of two forms, depending on whether there is an accessible blimp operating location within a reasonable distance of winner's primary residence, in Presenter's sole discretion. If there is an accessible blimp operating location within a reasonable distance of winner's primary's residence, the winner will receive an opportunity to ride in one of the Goodyear Blimps, along with one (1) guest, pending date, time and location to be determined by Presenter in its sole discretion. If there is not an accessible blimp operating location within a reasonable distance of winner's primary residence, winner will be awarded the opportunity to ride in one of the Goodyear Blimps along with one (1) guest, pending date, time and location to be determined by Presenter in its sole discretion and a trip for winner and one (1) guest to the city with an accessible blimp operating location closest to the winner's primary residence. Trip may include, in Presenter's sole discretion, round trip coach air transportation for two (2) from major U.S. gateway airport nearest to winner's primary residence, one (1) night standard double occupancy hotel accommodations at a Sponsor designated hotel (one (1) room) and ground transfers to/from the airport/hotel/hangar. Ride on the Goodyear Blimp to be awarded as a blimp ride certificate ("Blimp Ride Certificate") good for a two-person blimp ride originating from a place to be determined by Sponsor. Blimp Ride Certificate will be valid for one (1) year from the date of award, based on availability, blackout dates and other restrictions apply. Blimp rides are subject to weather, security, safety or other factors that may cause Goodyear, in its sole and absolute discretion, to determine that the Blimp should not fly. Other limitations or restrictions may apply. Winner is responsible for all travel arrangements in connection with the Blimp Ride Certificate. Rides on the Goodyear blimp are not available for purchase. Winner and guest acknowledge that Sponsor has not and will not obtain or provide any other form of insurance. If Winner opts not to bring a guest with him/her on the Blimp Ride, no additional compensation will be awarded. Only one (1) guest will be permitted on Blimp Ride with the winner. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of the Blimp Ride. ARV of EP #4 Monthly Prize: Up to $3,000. Actual value of trip may vary depending on winner's city of departure. If the actual value of prize is less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded. Travel, hotel and other arrangements to be determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion. Winner(s) and his/her respective guest must travel together on the same itinerary and are responsible for obtaining any/all necessary documents (including but not limited to valid photo I.D.) prior to departure. If winner chooses not to take a guest, then the guest elements will be forfeited and the remaining elements shall constitute full satisfaction of the prize. Other travel/accommodation restrictions may apply. Trips must be taken on dates and times designated by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited in its entirety and may be awarded to an alternate winner. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to provide ground transportation in place of air transportation if a winner lives within a reasonable driving distance of destination, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, and to award no additional compensation in such event. Sponsor is not responsible for travel delays. All Monthly Prize winners and his/her guest agree to comply with all venue rules and regulations and, in accordance therewith, agree not to act in a disruptive manner. Failure to do so may result in forfeiture of prize. All prize details not specifically set forth herein are at Sponsor's sole discretion.
Actual value of trip may vary depending on winner's city of departure. If the actual value of prize is less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded. Travel, hotel and other arrangements to be determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion. Winner(s) and his/her respective guest must travel together on the same itinerary and are responsible for obtaining any/all necessary documents (including but not limited to valid photo I.D.) prior to departure. If either winner chooses not to take a guest, then the guest elements will be forfeited and the remaining elements shall constitute full satisfaction of the prize. Other travel/accommodation restrictions may apply. Trips must be taken on dates and times designated by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited in its entirety and may be awarded to an alternate winner. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to provide ground transportation in place of air transportation if a winner lives within a reasonable driving distance of destination, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, and to award no additional compensation in such event. Sponsor is not responsible for travel delays. All Monthly Prize winners and his/her guest agree to comply with all venue rules and regulations and, in accordance therewith, agree not to act in a disruptive manner. Failure to do so may result in forfeiture of prize. All prize details not specifically set forth herein are at Sponsor's sole discretion. (17) Weekly Prizes (One (1) per Weekly Entry Period): $100 ESPNSHOP.com gift card. ARV of each Weekly Prize: $100. Terms, conditions and restrictions on gift card may apply, as designated by issuer. Prize details not specifically set forth herein are at Sponsor's sole discretion. Total maximum ARV of all prizes to be awarded: $17,700.
Winners are responsible for income, federal, state and local taxes, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of prize not specified as covered as part of prize herein, including if a Monthly Prize winner, without limitation, additional ground transportation, meals, luggage fees, gratuities and insurance. No transfer, assignment, cash redemption or substitution of a prize (or portion of prize) except by Sponsor due to prize unavailability and then for a prize (or applicable portion of prize) of equal or greater value as determined by Sponsor. If any prize notification letter or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected. Designation of Monthly Prize winners are subject to verification of the Affidavit/Release. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and agree that: 1) Released Parties and their designees may use (unless prohibited by law) their name, voice, city/state of residence, photograph and/or likeness for advertising and/or trade and/or for any other purpose in any media or format now or hereafter known without further compensation, permission or notification; and 2) Released Parties and their designees and assigns shall have no liability and will be held harmless for any liability, loss, injury or damage, including, without limitation, personal injury, death or damage to personal or real property, to entrant or any other person or entity due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize (including any travel/activity related thereto) or participation in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, suspend or terminate this Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof) should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes, including but not limited to war or armed conflict (whether or not officially declared), labor controversy or threat thereof and/or acts of God, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Sweepstakes and, in the event of termination or suspension, at its discretion, select the winner(s) for the drawing(s) at issue from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received for the applicable drawing(s) as of the date of the event requiring such termination or suspension.
Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a background check of any and all records of any Monthly Prize winner, including without limitation, civil and criminal court records and police reports. To the extent necessary under law, Monthly Prize winners shall authorize this background check. Sponsor may also take all steps necessary to corroborate any information provided to Sponsor by a Monthly Prize winner in his/her interview. In that regard, Monthly Prize winner(s) will be obligated to provide necessary contacts and information so that Sponsor may conduct such investigation. Sponsor reserves the right (at its sole discretion) to disqualify any Monthly Prize winner from any prize element, based on the background check.
It is the sole responsibility of the entrant to notify Sponsor if his or her e-mail address changes. To do so, click on the help link at the bottom of any ESPN.com page, then click on the Change Personal Information link and follow the instructions.
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (i) all issues and questions concerning these Official Rules shall be governed by New York law without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction; (ii) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be (A) resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (B) filed only in the state or federal courts situated in New York County, New York State, i.e., Manhattan, and entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such disputes, claims or causes of action; (iii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (iv) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, special, 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.
For a list of winners (available after 2/13/15), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope for receipt by 2/27/15 to: Goodyear® Superior Performance Winners, P.O. Box 13031, Bridgeport, CT 06673-3031.
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Sponsor: ESPN Internet Ventures, 77 West 66th St., New York, NY 10023.
Administrator: teamDigital Promotions, Inc., 6 Berkshire Blvd, Bethel, CT 06801.