Dick’s Sporting Goods $100 Gift Card Twitter Giveaway Official Rules
Tweet for gift cards. Enter for a chance to win a $100 Gift Card valid for purchases at Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. (“Dick’s”).
Dick’s is giving away a $100 gift card a day for 50 days on Twitter as a countdown to the official start of the fall season.
Here’s what you have to do:
Start following http://twitter.com/dickssportcmo, if you’re not doing so already.
Then, answer the questions, “What would you buy at Dick's with $100 and why?” with an @dickssportcmo in your tweet.
We’ll announce the winner on the @dickssportcmo Twitter page. If it’s you, make sure to send a direct message via Twitter within 48 hours. Remember, all entries must be received by 11:59 pm/et on a daily basis. Limit one entry per day per person/twitter address.
Read on for official rules ….
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER, PLAY OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THE FOLLOWING GIVEAWAY IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE UNITED STATES ONLY. DO NOT ENTER THIS GIVEAWAY IF YOU ARE NOT LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES.
DESCRIPTION OF GIVEAWAY: Via online method only, entrants will have the opportunity to win one $100 Gift Card for Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. (“Dick’s” or “Sponsor”). Entrants must be a follower of @dickssportcmo on twitter.com and must answer the questions: What would you buy at Dick’s with $100 and why? Entries will be accepted starting at 12:01 a.m. on August 4, 2009 until 11:59pm ET on September 22, 2009 until 11:59pm ET.
ELIGIBILITY: The Dick’s Sporting Goods $100 Gift Card Giveaway (the “Giveaway”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including the District of Columbia), who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees of Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc., and their respective parent companies, affiliates, promotion and other vendor agencies involved in this Giveaway, as well as the immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee, are not eligible. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
GIVEAWAY TIMING: The Giveaway begins at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 4, 2009 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on September 22, 2009 (the “Promotional Period”).
HOW TO ENTER: To enter, visit www.twitter.com/ and become a follower of @dickssportcmo. Then, respond to the questions: What would you buy at Dick’s with $100 and why? Contestants are encouraged to retweet but doing so is not a requirement of this offer. Winner will be notified via the @disckssportcmo page. You will be required to contact Dick’s by direct message via twitter within forty-eight (48) hours if you have been notified you are a winner. All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on the day of each Giveaway. Limit one (1) entry per day/per person/twitter address. No person/twitter address can win more than one time for the duration of the Giveaway. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.
AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES: Participation in the Giveaway constitutes full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent on fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
WINNERS PRIZE SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: This is a game of chance. Odds of winning are based on eligible number of entries. Winners will be selected at random using an independent auto-generated selection process available at http://www.random.org/integers/. Grand Prize notification will be completed on a daily basis. Potential winners will be notified via the @dickssportscmo page on Twitter.com and asked to direct message their contact information. If any winner notification remains unanswered for more than forty-eight (48) hours, the prize will be forfeited in its entirety. The prize is not transferable; no prize substitutions or cash alternatives are allowed except as may be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
PRIZE AND RETAIL VALUE: Prize is valued at $100. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen gift cards. All federal, state, and local taxes and fees are the sole responsibility of the winner. Sponsor will comply with all income tax reporting obligations.
BY ENTERING THE GIVEAWAY, participants release and hold harmless Sponsor, and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss, or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this Giveaway or any prize won, including any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in the Giveaway. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of this offer, administration of the Giveaway or in the announcement of prizes. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with this Giveaway, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Giveaway is undermined by any event including but not limited to fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state or local government law, order or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence), Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the Giveaway without further obligation and, if so, Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to award the prize from among all valid and eligible entries received up to the time of such Force Majeure event. All entries are the property of Sponsor and are not returnable. The laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (USA), without regard to its conflict of law rules, will govern these Terms. Any action relating to this giveaway shall be initiated only in the state and federal courts located in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania (USA).
ONLINE REGISTRATION: This Giveaway is intended for viewing in the United States only and shall be construed and evaluated according to U.S. law. Do not enter this Giveaway if you are not located in the 50 United States or District of Columbia or if you are not a legal U.S. resident. Repetitive automated electronic submission of entries is specifically prohibited, and any such entries will be disqualified. Entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the twitter address submitted at the time of entry. In the event of a dispute, the potential winner may be required to provide proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the identified twitter account, and Sponsor’s decision will be final. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, including any error that may result in an erroneous appearance of qualification for a prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any problem or technical malfunction of any computer equipment or software that results in loss of entry. WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY COMPUTERIZED SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE GIVEAWAY IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGE FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
WINNERS LIST: The names of the Grand Prize winners may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope postmarked by October 15, 2009 to: Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc., 300 Industry Drive, RIDC Park West, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15275, Attention Dick’s $100 Gift Card Twitter Giveaway. Giveaway administered by Branding Brand, LLC, 3710 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213.