The Golf Channel Fantasy Golf League
October 6, 2014 November 16, 2014
PRELIMINARY INFORMATION: No purchase necessary. A purchase will not improve your chances of winning. Void where prohibited. The Golf Channel Fantasy Golf League ("Contest") will begin on October 6, 2014 at 4:00 PM ET and end on November 16 at 11:59 PM ET ("Contest Period"). All times in the Contest refer to Eastern Time ("ET"). Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received. Contest is subject all applicable federal, state and local laws.
ELIGIBILITY: Open only to (i) permanent, legal United States ("U.S.") residents who are physically residing in one (1) of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico, Guam, the Virgin Islands and other U.S. territories) and (ii) permanent legal Canadian residents residing in Canada (excluding the Canadian Province of Quebec), and who are eighteen (18) years of age or the age of majority in his/her state or province of residence as of the start of the Contest Period. Officers, directors, and employees of Contest Entities (as defined below), members of these persons' immediate families (spouses and/or parents, children, and siblings, and their spouses, regardless of where they reside), and/or persons living in the same households as these persons (whether or not related thereto) are not eligible to enter or win the Contest. Contest Entities, as referenced herein, shall include Golf Channel, 7580 Golf Channel Dr., Orlando, FL 32819, NBCUniversal Media, LLC, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10112 (collectively, "Sponsors"), and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, and administrative, advertising, and promotion agencies, and any other entity involved in the development, administration, promotion, or implementation of the Contest.
HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Contest, during the Contest Period log on to www.golfchannel.com/fantasy(the "Website") and (1) if you are already a registered user of the Website, click on the Login Icon, and follow the provided instructions to complete and thereafter submit the entry form, which includes your team name (the "Entry"). If you are not a registered user of the Website, become a registered user of the Website by entering your first and last name, email address, password, date of birth, phone number and zip code. You must agree to the Terms and Conditions of the Website to become a registered user. Then follow the instructions above to complete and thereafter submit your Entry.
The Contest consist of six (6) weekly contests ("Weekly Contests", each a "Weekly Contest") that will correspond to the October 2014 - November 2014 PGA Tour ("PGA Tour Tournament"). Each Weekly Contest will consist of: (i) a weekly entry period ("Weekly Entry Period") that will begin on the Monday before the corresponding PGA Tour Tournament, as specified in the chart below) ("Weekly Start Date and Time), and close on the Thursday before the corresponding PGA Tour Tournament ("Weekly End Date and Time"). Exact times will be determined by Sponsors at their sole discretion depending on location of the weekly PGA Tour Tournament.
As part of the Entry, you will be required to create a fantasy golf team of four (4) Golfers (as defined below), one (1) golfer from each of the four (4) Groups (as defined below) ("Team") and answer the Tie Breaker Question on the Website. You will only be able to make changes to your Team until the Weekly End Date and Time. Your Team will be deleted after each Weekly Entry Period. You must pick a new Team for each Weekly Entry Period. All eligible golfers for the corresponding PGA Tour Tournament ("Golfers") will be slotted weekly into four (4) different groups at Sponsors sole discretion ("Groups").
|Weekly Entry Period||Weekly Start Date and Time||Weekly End Date and Time|
|Frys.com Open||October 6, 2014 @ 4:00 PM ET||Oct 9, 2014 @ 7:00 AM ET|
|Shriners Hospitals for Children Open||October 13, 2014 @ 4:00 PM ET||Oct 16, 2014@ 7:00 AM ET|
|The McGladrey Classic||October 20, 2014 @ 4:00 PM ET||Oct 23, 2014@ 7:00 AM ET|
|CIMB Classic||October 27, 2014 @ 4:00 PM ET||Oct 30, 2014@ 7:00 AM ET|
|World Golf Championships â€“ HSBC Champions||November 3, 2014@ 4:00 PM ET||Nov 6, 2014@ 7:00 AM ET|
|OHL Classic at Mayakoba||November 10, 2014 @ 4:00 PM ET||Nov 13, 2014@ 7:00 AM ET|
Limit : Each entrant may create one (1) Team per Weekly Entry Period. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than one (1) Team by using multiple/different email addresses, identities or any other method will void that entrant's team and he/she will be disqualified from further participation in the Contest. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsors are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected teams, which will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any team, the authorized account holder of the email address used to participate will be deemed to be the entrant. The "authorized account holder"is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Entry constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use entrant's name, city, state, likeness, image, and/or voice for purposes of advertising, promotion, and publicity in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval.
All Entries become the property of Sponsors and will not be acknowledged. Entries must be received before the Weekly End Date and Time to be eligible for the Weekly Contest. Sponsors' computer shall be the official timekeeper for all matters related to this Contest. Multiple Entries received from any person or email address beyond this limit will void all such additional Entries. Entries generated by a script, macro, or other automated means will be disqualified.Entries that are incomplete, garbled, corrupted, or unintelligible for any reason, including, but not limited to, computer or network malfunction or congestion, are void and will not be accepted. In case of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. "Authorized account holder"is defined as the person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Entry constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use entrant's name, city, state, likeness, image, and/or voice for purposes of advertising, promotion, and publicity in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval. Sponsors reserve the right to modify Weekly Start Date and Time and Weekly End Date and Time at their sole discretion.
JUDGING : Teams will be scored as follows: each Golfer earns one (1) point ("Point") for each dollar they earned in that corresponding weekly PGA Tour Tournament;and the Points from all four (4) Golfers on each Team will added together for the Team's total weekly Points ("Weekly Points"). The three (3) Teams, and corresponding Entries that receive the highest Weekly Points for the Weekly Entry Period will be potential weekly winners ("Weekly Winners"). In the event of a tie, a weekly tiebreaker question ("Weekly Tiebreaker Question") will be used and the entrant with the right answer will be deemed the Weekly Winner from among the tied entrants. If after the Tiebreaker Question a tie still exists, the entrant who chose their Team first and answered the tie breaker first will be deemed the Weekly Winner from among the tied entrants. The Team, and corresponding Entry that receives the highest cumulative Points ("Total Weekly Points") over the entire six (6) Weekly Contests will be the potential overall winner ("Overall Winner"). In the event of a tie for the Overall Winner, the entrant who received the highest Total Weekly Points will be deemed the Overall Winner from among the tied entrants. If a tie still exists, the entrant with the highest Total Weekly Point during Weekly Entry Period 5 will be deemed the Overall Winner from among the tied entrants. Entrant's lowest Weekly Point score will be dropped from the Total Weekly Points calculation ("Mulligan"). The Mulligan will automatically be calculated and the lowest score will be removed for each entrant.
On or around the Weekly End Date and Time, potential Weekly Winners will be notified at the email or mailing address submitted at the time of Entry. At least two (2) attempts will be made to notify potential Winner. If potential Winner cannot be reached, is found to be ineligible, cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, or if prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, potential Winner will be disqualified and time permitting, at Sponsors' sole discretion, an alternate potential Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries. Potential Winner may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, release of liability, and, except where prohibited, publicity release (collectively, "Contest Documents") within seven (7) days of such notification. Noncompliance within this time period will result in disqualification, and, at Sponsors' sole discretion an alternate potential Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries. Limit one (1) Weekly Prize per family or household. Weekly Winners will be eligible to win Overall Prize.
PRIZE: There will be eighteen (18) weekly prizes ("Weekly Prizes", each a "Weekly Prize") and one (1) overall prize ("Overall Prize") as follows:
Weekly Prizes: One (1) Weekly Prize will be awarded to three (3) Weekly Winners in each Weekly Contest. Each Weekly Prize will consist of the following items: one (1) Golf Channel backpack;one (1) Golf Channel hat;one (1) Golf Channel driver cover;and one (1) sleeve of golf balls. Weekly Prizes will be awarded "as is"with no warranty or guaranty, either express or implied by Sponsors.
Estimated retail value ("ERV") of each Weekly Prize is one hundred twenty dollars ($120). Total ERV of all Weekly Prizes is two thousand one hundred and sixty dollars ($2160). Actual retail value ("ARV") may vary.
Overall Prize: One (1) Overall Prize will be awarded to the Overall Winner. Overall Prize will consist of a one (1) fifty dollar ($50) gift card. Overall Prize is subject to certain terms and conditions. Restrictions apply.
Estimated retail value ("ERV") of Overall Prize is fifty dollars ($50). Actual retail value ("ARV") may vary.
Weekly Prizes and Overall Prize will be referred to herein as "Prizes"or "Prize."
Total ERV of all Prizes is three thousand two hundred and ten dollars ($3,210). Actual retail value ("ARV") may vary. Any difference between ERV and ARV will not be awarded.
Sponsors will determine all details of Prizes in their sole discretion. Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a similar Prize (or Prize element) of comparable or greater value. All taxes and other expenses, costs, or fees associated with the acceptance and/or use of Prize are the sole responsibility of Winner. Prize cannot be transferred by Winner or redeemed for cash and is valid only for the items detailed above, with no substitution of Prize by Winner. If Prize is unclaimed within a reasonable time after notification from Sponsors, as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion, it will be forfeited, and time permitting, an alternate Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible entries at Sponsors' sole discretion. Gift cards are subject to certain terms and conditions as specified by issuer.
Sponsors shall have no responsibility or liability for cancellations, delays, or any other change by any company or person providing any element of Prize, and are not responsible or liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence thereof.
If any PGA Tour Tournament is cancelled or ends early, for any reason, Sponsors will award Points based on the actual cash pay-out in the PGA Tour Tournament. If no cash pay-out is paid, no Points will be awarded.
CONDITIONS: By entering the Contest, each entrant agrees for entrant and for entrant's heirs, executors, and administrators (a) to release and hold harmless Contest Entities and their respective officers, directors, and employees (collectively, "Released Parties") from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from such entrant's participation in the Contest and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of Prize or any portion thereof (including any travel related thereto);(b) to indemnify Released Parties from any and all liability resulting or arising from the Contest and to hereby acknowledge that Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to Prize, including express warranties provided exclusively by Prize supplier that are sent along with Prize;(c) if selected as a Winner, to the posting of such entrant's name on Website and the use by Released Parties of such name, voice, image, and/or likeness for publicity, promotional, and advertising purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval, and, upon request, to the giving of consent, in writing, to such use;and (d) to be bound by these Official Rules and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error therein or in the Contest itself, and to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsors, which are binding and final.Failure to comply with these conditions may result in disqualification from the Contest at Sponsors' sole discretion.
ADDITIONAL TERMS: Sponsors reserve the right to permanently disqualify from any promotion any person they believe has intentionally violated these Official Rules. Any attempt to deliberately damage the Contest or the operation thereof is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsors, who may seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The failure of Sponsors to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, terrorism, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside of the control of Sponsors (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations), or other "force majeure"event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules. Released Parties assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to entrants' or to any other person's computer relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with the Contest. Released Parties are not responsible for telecommunications, network, electronic, technical, or computer failures of any kind;for inaccurate transcription of Entry information;for errors in any promotional or marketing materials or in these Official Rules;for any human or electronic error;or for Entries that are stolen, misdirected, garbled, delayed, lost, late, damaged, or returned. Sponsors reserve the right to cancel, modify, or suspend the Contest or any element thereof (including, without limitation, these Official Rules) without notice in any manner and for any reason (including, without limitation, in the event of any unanticipated occurrence that is not fully addressed in these Official Rules). In the event of cancellation, modification, or suspension, Sponsors reserve the right to select Winners from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to the time of the event warranting such cancellation, modification, or suspension based on the Point system described above. Notice of such cancellation, modification, or suspension will be posted at Website. Sponsors may prohibit any entrant or potential entrant from participating in the Contest, if such entrant or potential entrant shows a disregard for these Official Rules;acts with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrant,Sponsors, or Sponsors' agents or representatives;or behaves in any other disruptive manner (as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion). Sponsors reserve the right to modify these rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Contest.
DISPUTES: The Contest is governed by, and will be construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, and the forum and venue for any dispute shall be in New York, New York. If THE controversy or claim is not otherwise resolved through direct discussions or mediation, it shall THEN be resolved by FINAL AND binding arbitration administered by JUDICIAL ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION SERVICES, INC., in accordance with its Streamlined Arbitration Rules and Procedures or subsequent versions thereof ("JAMS Rules"). The JAMS Rules for selection of an arbitrator shall be followed, except that the arbitrator shall be experienced and licensed to practice law in new york. All proceedings brought pursuant to this paragraph will be conducted in the County of new york. THE REMEDY FOR ANY CLAIM SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL DAMAGES, AND IN NO EVENT SHALL ANY PARTY BE ENTITLED TO RECOVER PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING ATTORNEY'S FEES OR OTHER SUCH RELATED COSTS OF BRINGING A CLAIM, OR TO RESCIND THIS AGREEMENT OR SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR ANY OTHER EQUITABLE RELIEF.
Rules/Winners List : To receive a copy of the winners list or a copy of these Official Rules send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: 2015 Golf Channel Fantasy Golf League: Season Opener "Rules"or "Winners List"(Specify which), Attn: Consumer Promotions, 7580 Golf Channel Drive, Orlando, FL 32819. All requests must be received by December 16, 2013. Winners list may also be posted on Website.
Sponsor: TGC, LLC d/b/a Golf Channel, 7580 Golf Channel Drive, Orlando, FL 32819.
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