Official Rules for the 2013 Transworld Skateboarding Nitro Circus Ticket Contest 12/12/13

Official Rules for the 2013 Transworld Skateboarding Nitro Circus Ticket Contest 12/12/13
1. INTRODUCTION: Source Interlink Magazines, LLC (owner and publisher of Transworld Skateboarding
Magazine), is offering the 2013 Transworld Skateboarding Nitro Circus Ticket Contest 12/12/13 (“Contest”) as
described in these official rules. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE
2. ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of
Columbia who are at least 13 years of age at the time of entry. Employees of the Sponsors and their respective
parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, dealers and agents, and the foregoing employees' household or
immediate family members (defined as parent, spouse, child, sibling or grandparent) are NOT eligible to enter
the Contest.
3. TIMING: Contest begins at 9:00:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) on Wednesday, December 12, 2013
and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. PST on Wednesday, December 12, 2013 (“Contest Period”).
4. HOW TO ENTER: Limit one entry per person. To enter: Tell us why you should go. See Section 6 for
judging criteria. Entry methods: Log on to Facebook. Go to Transworld Skateboarding Magazine's Facebook
Page and find the Nitro Circus Ticket Contest post. In the
comments, tell us why you should go. More than one (1) entry from any person, or email address, will void all
entries from that person or email address. Must be a registered Facebook user to enter.
5. ENTRY/ESSAY REQUIREMENTS: Entry and associated content must be truthful in all respects, original,
unpublished, cannot have been submitted in any other competition, and must not infringe or violate any thirdparty
rights, including but not limited to the rights of copyright, trademark and publicity. Entry may be
disqualified by Sponsors in its' sole discretion if any entry or associated content: (i) is not written in English,
(ii) disparages Sponsors or its business partners, (iii) causes or may cause reputational harm to Sponsors or its
business partners, (iv) infringes or violates any law or regulation, or any third party rights (including but not
limited to the rights of copyright, trademark, privacy and publicity), and (v) contains nudity, sexually explicit
content, violence, hate, gore or other offensive material. Sponsors shall retain discretion as to whether an entry
and associated content are appropriate for the Contest.
6. JUDGING: One (1) winner will be determined by selected judges chosen by Sponsors ("Judge(s)"). Prize
will be awarded based on the following criteria in relation to the Contest theme: persuasiveness of entry. The
decisions of the Sponsors and/or Judge(s) on all matters related to the Contest shall be final and binding in all
7. NOTIFICATION: Starting on or about December 13, 2013 the potential winners will be notified (the
“Notification”) in order of merit by email. Within seven (7) days following the actual send date, of the
Notification, the potential winner must correctly complete, execute and return the following documents as
directed: An Affidavit, Waiver, Release and Indemnity Agreement, including where lawful a Publicity Release.
Please note that additional documents may be required at the discretion of Sponsors. Failure to comply with the
requirements of this paragraph (or the return of any prize or prize notification as non-deliverable) may result in
disqualification and in the forfeiture of any right to a prize, in which case such prize will be awarded to the
entrant with the next highest score in accordance with the herein described judging criteria. If the potential
winner cannot be contacted within seven (7) days after the first attempt to contact such potential winner, an
alternate entrant will be selected in his or her place from all eligible entries received.
8. PRIZES: One (1) winner selected will receive five (5) tickets to the 1/25/14 Nitro Circus Event in the MGM
Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, NV (retail value $61.25 each, $306.25 total). The total ARV of all prizes to be
awarded in the contest is $306.25. Contest prizes are nontransferable, must be accepted as awarded and subject
to the conditions herein will be awarded. No substitution may be made, except by Sponsors in the event that a
prize or part thereof cannot be awarded for any reason; in such event, Sponsors will in its sole discretion award
a substitute prize or part thereof of equal or greater value. Each winner is solely responsible for the following in
relation to a Contest prize awarded to him/her: a) any and all applicable taxes (including but not limited to the
following taxes: federal, state, local taxes and sales tax); and b) any and all applicable fees and expenses that are
not specifically set forth herein as included with a Contest prize and are related to the acceptance, award,
enjoyment, installation and use of a Contest prize. Visual prize depictions may not accurately represent an
awarded prize.
9. ENTRANT VERIFICATION: In the event of a dispute regarding which individual submitted any entry,
such entry will be deemed submitted by the natural person whose name is on the applicable official entry form,
email or essay page.
10. RELEASE: By participating in the Contest and/or accepting a prize, a participant/winner agrees to defend,
release and hold harmless the Sponsors (and where applicable a supplier and/or manufacturer of a service or
product included with a Contest prize) and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, advertising
and promotion agencies, and the foregoing companies' officers, directors, shareholders, members, managers,
employees, representatives, agents and all others associated with the development and execution of the Contest
(collectively the “Releasees”) from and against any actions, claims and/or liability for injury, loss or damage of
any kind (including any for the violation or infringement of any proprietary or personal right of any individual
or entity, and any personal injury, death and/or property damage) resulting in whole or in part, directly or
indirectly, from participation in the Contest, and/or the use, enjoyment, acceptance, installation or possession of
a Contest prize. By participating in the Contest and/or accepting a Contest prize, a participant/winner consents
to and gives the Sponsors and its representatives, licensees, assignees, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions,
advertising and promotion agencies (collectively the "Licensees"): a) The right to photograph/video a winner
(including an awarded Contest prize and throughout a Contest prize activity); and b) The right in perpetuity to
use, reuse, publish and display a participant's/winner's name, address, entry information (plus associated
content), statements, quotes, opinions, picture, portrait, likeness, voice, video, photograph(s), biographical
information, prize information, and winner-submitted photograph(s)/video/text/blog(s) (in whole or in part, as
may be adapted, edited or modified, as solely determined by Licensees) for advertising, trade, commercial,
publicity and promotional purposes in any media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide, and on the
World Wide Web, without review, notification or approval, all without limitation or additional consideration,
unless prohibited by law. Participants acknowledge that all entries and associated content, including all related
intellectual property rights, become the property of Sponsors and will not be acknowledged or returned and may
be used or edited by Sponsors without additional compensation in any and all media, without the further right of
approval of entrant, except where prohibited.
11. CONDITIONS: Participants agree that by participating in the Contest they release the Releasees from any
liability in connection with: a) Entries that are ineligible as a result of being lost, late, illegible, damaged,
incomplete, altered, stolen, postage due or misdirected; b) Any typographical or other human or technical errors
in the offer or administration of the Contest, including but not limited to errors in advertising, these official
rules, the selection and announcement of a winner(s), or the distribution/awarding of a Contest prize(s); and c)
Any omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay, misdirection, damage, line failure, injury, faulty machinery
or other mechanical error, technical malfunctions or traffic congestion on the Internet/telephone network, or at
any website, or any combination thereof. Entries made by proxy or electronic means such as script, bot, macro,
or any other similar software or program are void. Sponsors reserve the right to modify these rules for
clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Contest. If in the Sponsors' or
Judge(s) opinion, there is any suspected evidence of tampering with any portion of the Contest, or if technical
difficulties compromise the integrity of the Contest, the Sponsors reserve the right to modify, or terminate the
Contest in a manner deemed appropriate by the Sponsors, at the Sponsors' discretion. Failure to enforce any
term of these official rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
12. LAWS: Subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted.
13. WINNERS' LIST: A list of prize winners will be available by sending a stamped self-addressed envelope
after March 15, 2014 to 2013 Transworld Skateboarding Nitro Circus Ticket Contest 12/12/13- c/o Source
Interlink Magazines, LLC, 831 South Douglas Street, El Segundo, CA 90245 Attn: Legal.
14. USE OF INFORMATION: The collection and use of entrant information will be governed by the
following online privacy policy, available for viewing at
15. SPONSORS: Source Interlink Magazines, LLC (owner and publisher of Transworld Skateboarding
Magazine), 831 South Douglas Street, El Segundo, CA 90245.