Archive for August, 2018

2018 PGA pick the Winner Contest

By: Brian Rhodes on August 7th, 2018

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.

1. Eligibility: This Campaign is open only to those who comment on the Facebook post and who are 16 years of age or older as of the date of entry. The Campaign is only open to legal residents of the United States, and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Purgatory Golf Course, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Campaign. The Campaign is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Purgatory Golf Course as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.

3. Campaign Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on Tuesday, August 7th at 5pm EST and ending Wednesday, August 8th at 11:59pm EST. All online entries must be received by Wednesday, August 8th at 11:59pm EST.

4. How to Enter: The Campaign must be entered by submitting a comment on the Facebook post at the Purgatory Golf Course page at https://www.facebook.com/PurgatoryGolfClub/. The entry must fulfill all Campaign requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Purgatory Golf Course. You may enter only once. You must provide the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Purgatory Golf Course. Alternate means of entry: Mail a 4″ x 6″ card with the following information; your full name, your complete address, a valid email address (if you do not have an email address, print “no email address”), a valid telephone number, the words “Pick The Winner” and mail entry to: Purgatory Golf Course 12160 E. 216th Street Noblesville, IN 46060. Only one entry card will be accepted per person. All entries become the exclusive property of Purgatory Golf Course and will not be acknowledged or returned.

5. Prizes: The Winner(s) of the Campaign (the “Winner”) will receive two greens fees at Purgatory Golf Course valued at approximately $100. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Purgatory Golf Course. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Purgatory Golf Course’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Purgatory Golf Course to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

7. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected by the rules of the contest under the supervision of Purgatory Golf Course. If there are multiple correct entries, the entry received that is closest to total score will be the winner, if there is a tie a random drawing will determine the winner. If no entry selects the winner, the entry with the closest finish will be the winner OR all entries will be pulled from a hat to decide the winner. The winner decision process is up to the course. Winner will be notified by Facebook message within five (5) days following selection of Winner. Purgatory Golf Course shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 14 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT PURGATORY GOLF COURSE‘S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

8. Rights Granted by You: By entering a Facebook comment on the contest post, You understand and agree that Purgatory Golf Course, anyone acting on behalf of Purgatory Golf Course, and Purgatory Golf Course’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. 

9. Terms & Conditions: Purgatory Golf Course reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Campaign should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond Purgatory Golf Course’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such case, Purgatory Golf Course may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Purgatory Golf Course. Purgatory Golf Course reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Purgatory Golf Course has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, Purgatory Golf Course reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

10. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Purgatory Golf Course and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Campaign and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

11. Disputes: THIS Campaign IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND INDIANA, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Indiana having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

12. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to this Privacy Policy stated on the Purgatory Golf Course’s website. 

13. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Purgatory Golf Course 12160 E. 216th Street Noblesville, IN 46060. All online entries must be received by Wednesday, August 8th at 11:59pm EST.

14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Campaign is Purgatory Golf 12160 E. 216th Street Noblesville, IN 46060.

15. Facebook: The Campaign hosted by Purgatory Golf Course is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook.