How it works:
• Create a Pinterest board named “Torker Commuter Contest”
• Pin a minimum of 1 Torker Bike from our new website, your favorite Beta Brand piece of clothing and this contest graphic.
You can also include any other bike related products you love (this part isn’t mandatory, it just makes it more fun!) Consider our co-sponsors Basil, Planet Bike, or XLC favorites, any commuter or bike related accessories, your favorite place to go on your bike and more, be creative!!
• Submit your board for voting here: http://bit.ly/1jgIwJA
• Share your board and have your friends vote for you! The board with the most votes wins!
Contest runs April 8-April 30
One grand prize winner will win a Torker Interurban Flat Bike, Beta Brand clothing, Basil bags, Planet Bike and XLC accessories package and FIVE finalists will win each win a Basil bag, Planet Bike and XLC accessories package.
SUBMISSION PERIOD: The Torker Commuter Contest (the “Promotion”) starts April 7th, 2014 at 12:00:00AM United States Pacific Standard Time Zone and ends April 30th, 2014 at 11:59:59PM United States Pacific Standard Zone (the “Promotion Period”).
Torker Commuter Contest – Terms & Conditions
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Pinterest or Facebook. Any information provided is being provided to Seattle Bike Supply Inc, a division of Accell North America and not Pinterest or Facebook.
TO ENTER: To enter, participants first need to have a Pinterest account. You must follow create a board titled “Torker Commuter Contest,” pin a minimum of one Torker Bicycle from the Torker website and one item from Beta Brand’s website.
Failure to complete any step outlined in, or to follow any of, the Official Terms & Conditions will result in disqualification of attempted submission. Submissions may only be submitted by a single registered user. Group Submissions will not be accepted (e.g., although different individuals might have taken part in the making of a Submission, only one individual may be considered to have produced and submitted the Submission). Submissions not submitted in accordance with the instructions provided in these Terms and Conditions, shall not be considered for above prizes.
DETERMINING FEATURED PHOTOS: All eligible submissions received by the end date, will be voted on, the board with the most votes will determine the grand prize winner and five finalists.
OPTION TO CONTACT PARTICIPANTS: Selected Participants shall be announced on the official Torker Bike Co. social media platforms and website. Potential Selected Participants, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, may be required to claim/prove ownership of the winning Pinterest account, and may as necessary and at Sponsor’s sole discretion, be asked to demonstrate control of such account. The potential Selected Participants will have 48 hours from the moment notification is issued to respond to such notification by following the instructions provided therein. If potential Selected Participants timely respond to such notification, the potential Selected Participants may be asked to sign and properly execute the following document and return them via email or facsimile (and subsequently by mail per instructions to be provided) to Administrator within five (5) days of notification: a Selected Participant Agreement/Photo Release. If any such contacted Selected Participant is a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, the documents as noted must be completed and signed by Selected Participant’s parent or legal guardian. If any documents sent by any means are returned as undeliverable or if a contacted Selected Participant (or his/her parent or legal guardian if potential Selected Participant is a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence) fails to properly execute and return all documents described herein in the time noted, or if a contacted Participant is found not to be eligible or not in compliance with these Terms and Conditions, the Participant and associated Submission will not be considered.
Submission must be in keeping with Sponsor’s image and may not be offensive, as determined by Sponsor and/or Administrator in its sole discretion, and must not:
include any trademarks, logos, or copyrighted materials not owned by Participant or used without the relevant owner’s express written permission (such as people’s names, faces, etc.); use any individuals’ names, in whole or in part without permission in a form acceptable to Sponsor;
include any reference to any public figures; contain profanity, sexual content; content promoting alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms, or weapons, hateful content of any kind (including racism, sexism, etc.); content that promotes violence or harm to another living creature; or any other offensive, obscene, or inappropriate content; defame, misrepresent, or contain disparaging remarks about other people or companies, including, but not limited to Sponsor; make threats of any kind or intimidate, harass, or bully anyone; promote a political agenda regardless of the political affiliation; contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other identifying elements of any person, living, or dead without express written permission; or violate any local, state, provincial, territorial, national or international law or post any content that would encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense and be contrary to the public orders of the designated countries.
By entering, Participant warrants that his or her Submission and all elements thereof satisfy the content guidelines set forth above including, without limitation, warranting that the elements comprising the Submission:
are the original work of Participant;
to the Participant’s best knowledge, have not previously been published or won an award or prize of any kind;
do not infringe or violate the rights of any third party, including but not limited to, copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, logos, contract and licensing rights, rights of publicity or privacy, moral rights, or any other intellectual property rights;
are not subject to any third party agreements, and that Sponsor will not be required to pay or incur any sums to any person or entity as a result of their use, exhibition or exploitation of the Submission or elements therein;
have obtained all permissions required to submit the Submission and can provide such permissions using forms that will be provided by Sponsor;
do not contain any content that is likely to be considered offensive by Sponsor or could reflect negatively the name, reputation, or goodwill of the Sponsor and/or it affiliates.
ADDITIONAL TERMS: Each Selected Participant hereby acknowledges and agrees that the relationship between the Selected Participant and the Sponsor is not a confidential, fiduciary, or other special relationship, and that the Selected Participant’s decision to participant in and provide content to Sponsor for purposes of the Promotion does not place the Sponsor in a position that is any different from the position held by members of the general public with regard to elements of the participation in the Promotion, other than as set forth in these Official Terms & Conditions. Each Selected Participant acknowledges and agrees that such Selected Participant will not be entitled to any compensation as a result of Sponsor’s use of any Selected Participant’s photo submitted and/or used in the Promotion and/or developed as part of being a Selected Participant. By submitting a photo, and to the extent allowed by law, Participants (or minor Participant’s parent/legal guardian) grant the Sponsor and each of Sponsor’s affiliates, licensees, promotional partners, third party marketing entities, successors and assigns, for commercial and non-commercial purposes, the right to use the Participant’s entry submission, name, user name, biographical data as may be provided by Participant, and/or personal exposition (and/or any edited portion thereof) in connection with use of the Submission, and/or any information contained in his/her Submission (including individual search terms and the totality of the Submission), in whole or in part, in any manner or medium now or hereafter known or devised (including, without limitation, CDs, streaming media, film, television, videocassettes, print, interactive devices, mobile media, internet and online systems), throughout the universe and in any and all languages, including, without limitation, the right to display, reproduce, record, perform, exhibit, distribute, modify, re-title and adapt the same, to combine it with other material and to otherwise use and exploit it. Participants (or minor Participant’s parent/legal guardian) hereby forever waive and relinquish all so-called “moral rights (droit moral)” now or hereafter recognized in connection with Submissions. Participants agree that the Sponsor shall have sole discretion in determining the extent and manner of use of Submissions and Sponsor is not obligated to use any Submission. Participants agree not to issue any publicity concerning the Promotion or Sponsor. Participants agree that neither the Sponsor nor any of their respective agents shall be responsible for return, display, or preservation of the Submissions submitted. Each Participant (or minor Participant’s parent/legal guardian) waive and release the Released Parties from any and all claims that Participants may now or hereafter have in any jurisdiction with respect to the Sponsor exploitation of Submissions without further notification or compensation to Participants of any kind, and agree not to instigate, support, maintain, or authorize any action, claim, or lawsuit against the Released Parties or any other person in connection with this Promotion, on the grounds that any use of any Submission, or any derivative works, infringe, or violate any of Participants rights therein. Each Participant (or minor Participant’s parent/legal guardian) acknowledges and agrees that the Sponsor does not now and shall not have in the future any duty or liability, with respect to the infringement or protection of the Participant’s Submission. Finally, each Participant (or minor Participant’s parent/legal guardian) acknowledges that, with respect to any claim by Participant relating to or arising out of any Sponsor’s actual or alleged exploitation or use of any Submission or other material submitted in connection with the Promotion, the damage, if any, thereby caused to the applicable Participant will not be irreparable or otherwise sufficient to entitle such Participant to seek injunctive or other equitable relief or in any way enjoin the production, distribution, exhibition, or other exploitation of any program, website, advertising, materials or other thing based on or allegedly based on the Submission, and Participant’s rights and remedies in any such event shall be strictly limited to the right to recover damages, if any, in an action at law. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local, provincial and international laws and regulations.
CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: By participating in this Promotion, all Participants agree that Torker Bike Co./Seattle Bike Supply, Inc., its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies, including but not limited to Seattle Bike Supply, Inc., Facebook, and Pinterest, and the officers, directors, and employees of each of the foregoing (“Releasees”) shall have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind resulting from or in connection with the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of such photo or with participation in this Promotion. Participants further agree that the Releasees are not responsible for the following: (i) electronic transmissions that are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, damaged, garbled, destroyed, misdirected or not received by Sponsor or its agents for any reason, (ii) any problems or technical malfunctions, errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operation or transmission, communication failures or human error that may occur in the transmission, receipt or processing of Submissions or related materials, or for destruction of or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, Submission or related material, (iii) failed or unavailable hardware, network, software or telephone transmissions, damage to Participants’ or any person’s computer and/or its contents related to or resulting from participation in this Promotion, or causes beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control that jeopardize the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion; (iv) any Submissions submitted in a manner that is not expressly allowed under these Terms & Conditions (all such Submissions will be disqualified); (v) printing errors in these Official Terms & Conditions or in any advertisements or correspondence in connection with this Promotion: or (vi) cheating or fraud by any participant. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Promotion should virus, bugs, fraud or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Promotion. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DISQUALIFY AND SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
DISPUTES: By participating, Participants agree that (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, this Promotion or any local market advertising awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including but not limited to costs associated with entering this Promotion but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) to the extent allowed by applicable law, under no circumstances will participants be permitted to obtain awards for, and participants hereby waive, all rights to claim, punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages and/or any other damages, other than 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 YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Terms & Conditions, participants’ rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Illinois, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction.
PRIVACY & PERSONAL INFORMATION: Personal information collected from Participants will be used by Sponsor for the purpose of administering the Promotion and if Participant authorizes by opting in, to provide Participants with information relating to products and promotions of Sponsor and affiliates of Sponsor. Sponsor shall not sell, share or otherwise disclose personal information of Participants with third parties, other than to third parties engaged by Sponsor to fulfill the above purposes or as otherwise consented to by the Participant.
SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR: Torker Bike Co./Seattle Bikes Supply,Inc., 6004 South. 190th Street, Suite 202 Kent, Washington 98032
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