Run Your Way Through the Holidays – Terms & Conditions






The Running Specialty Group & – Run Your Way Through the Holidays (the “Contest”) consists of one (1) Grand Prize winner and ten (10) Runner Up winners (each individually a “Winner”). The Contest Period begins at 8:00 am EDT on December 8, 2016, and entries must be submitted by December 22, 2016, at 10:00 pm EDT (the “Contest Period”).  Any entries received after such time will be void. Entering is easy, complete the questions on during the Contest Period, and you will be automatically entered. Sponsor will notify each Winner, as prescribed in these Official Rules, at a date determined in its sole discretion, but in no event later than December 29, 2016.  Each entrant may only enter one (1) time during the Contest Period.  Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries.  Any attempt to do so will be void, and any entries received in excess of the entry limit are void.  Contest dates subject to change. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited by law.  Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Contest.  All entries become the sole and exclusive property of the Sponsor and will not be returned nor will receipt of entries be acknowledged. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OF SPONSOR’S PRODUCTS DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.



The Grand Prize winner will receive two (2) complimentary entries into any 2017 U.S. Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Event with the exception of the Las Vegas event (the “Grand Prize”). Costs of travel and/or accommodations not included. Approximate Retail Value $300. The ten (10) Runner Up winners who will each receive a select pair of Hoka One One footwear (“Runner Up” prizes).  Total Retail Value of all of the Prizes: $1750. Prize is not redeemable for cash.  Prizes will not be replaced if lost or stolen and are the sole responsibility of the Winner. No assignment, transfer or substitution of the Prize will be permitted except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.  Winner may not designate someone else as a substitute winner.  If you are unable or unwilling to accept a Prize, Sponsor may award it to an alternate potential winner.  Sponsor is not responsible for the inability of any Winner to accept any Prize for any reason.  All expenses on the receipt and use of the Prize, including but not limited to all federal, state, and local taxes, are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Use of the Prize/travel, is the sole responsibility of Winner, and Sponsor shall have no liability whatsoever for blackout dates, cancellations, unavailability, and the like.  Odds of winning depend on number of total eligible entries received during the Contest Period.



Open only to legal U.S residents of the 50 United States (excluding Rhode Island) and the District of Columbia ages eighteen (18) years and older at the time of entry. Employees, directors, officers and agents of Sponsor and its parent, subsidiaries and affiliates and their immediate families (spouses, parents, siblings and children) are not eligible to enter.  Sponsor reserves the right to verify eligibility regarding the qualifications of the Winner. This Contest is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States.  You are not authorized to participate in the Contest if you are not located within the 50 United States (excluding Rhode Island) or the District of Columbia.



The Winner will be selected at random from all eligible entries received throughout the Contest Period by an authorized Sponsor representative, whose decisions are final. Winners will be notified via his/her email address as provided to Sponsor.  A representative of Sponsor will make at least one (1) attempt to notify each Winner. Winners will have forty-eight (48) hours to respond and claim a Prize.  If a Winner cannot be reached, or does not respond within the specified time period, or is otherwise ineligible, Winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected.



By entering, participants acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules, and all decisions of Sponsor, which are final in all matters relating to the Promotion. Neither Sponsor nor any telephone network or service providers are responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, any human error, technical malfunctions, internet service response times, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any web site or online service, or any other error or malfunction, or for late, lost, illegible, stolen, or misdirected entries. Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void.  This Contest is subject to all federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to (i) change this Contest at any time Sponsor becomes aware of any circumstances or occurrence which would materially affect the Contest’s security or fairness; (ii) to disqualify any claimant, competitor or nominee whose conduct is contrary to the spirit of these Official Rules or the intention of the Contest or for any other reason Sponsor deems appropriate and to declare as void any or all of their claims or entries; or (iii) to cancel the Contest or any part of it at any stage in the event for any reason, including circumstances beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control.  Sponsor is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of this Contest, including but not limited to errors in advertising, the Official Rules, the selection and announcements of the Winner, or the distribution of the prizes.



Submitted materials become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned.  Except where prohibited by law, the participants and Winner agree that Sponsor has the right to use all participant’s or Winner’s, as the case may be, name, likeness, voice, photograph, opinions and/or any other information provided by them during the Contest for promotional purposes, and in any media, worldwide, including but not limited to being published on, YouTube, Facebook and/or other social media sites without additional compensation or consideration.



Sponsor disclaims any liability resulting from problems with this Contest caused by any failures with the hardware, software, transmission, on-line failure or lost, delayed or corrupted data transmitted by participants. Sponsor does not accept any liability for any damage caused to a user's phone, computer or peripherals due to participation in this Contest or downloading any information necessary to participate. If Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual electronic tampering with the Contest or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Contest, Sponsor reserves the right to void the entries at issue and/or terminate the Contest and conduct a random drawing to award the prizes using all eligible entries received as of the termination date. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter the Contest.



By their participation, participants waive any and all claims of liability against Sponsor and their agents, affiliates, parents, subsidiaries and their respective employees, officers, directors, representatives, successors and assigns arising from any accident, injury, loss or damage of any kind resulting from participation in this Contest or from acceptance or use of any Prize awarded. Sponsor and its agents, affiliates, parents, subsidiaries and their respective employees, officers, directors, representatives, agents, licensees, sponsors, successors and assigns make no warranty, guaranty, or representation of any kind concerning the prizes and disclaim any implied warranty. In no event will Sponsor and its/their agents, affiliates, parents, subsidiaries and their respective employees, officers, directors, representatives, successors and assigns be responsible or liable for any damages or losses of any kind, including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, arising out of or in any way related to the Contest, these rules or any prize.



In case of dispute as to the identity of any entrant, entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning.  “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned the email address in question. Any potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that such winner is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning entry.  Sponsor is not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, web site, Internet, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one’s ability to enter the Contest, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Contest or downloading any materials in this Contest.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this Contest should (in its sole discretion) virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Contest.  In such case, Sponsor may select the winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor.  Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest.  Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Contest or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor representatives.


Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

The parties waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules, including, without limitation, the Contest. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Official Rules and/or the Contest shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in the State of Indiana, City of Indianapolis.


THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE INTERPRETATION OF ITS TERMS SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF INDIANA WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS CONFLICTS OF LAWS RULES. For any matters which are not subject to arbitration as set forth in these Official Rules and/or in connection with the entering of any judgment on an arbitration award in connection with these Official Rules and/or the Contest, the parties irrevocably submit and consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts located in or closest to the City of Indianapolis in the State of Indiana. The parties agree not to raise the defense of forum non conveniens.




You may also enter by mail, by hand printing your name, complete address, email address and phone number (including area code and date of birth) either on a post card or separate piece of paper no larger than 8 1/2 x 11 inches, and mailing the postcard or paper in an envelope with the proper postage affixed to RUNNING SPECIALTY GROUP RUN YOUR WAY THROUGH THE HOLIDAYS – ENTRY, c/o L. Diaz, 231 Milwaukee Street, Suite 200, Denver, CO  80206.  Mail-in entries must be postmarked by December 19, 2016, and received by December 24, 2016.



For the name of the Winner, please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by January 05, 2017, to RUNNING SPECIALTY GROUP – RUN YOUR WAY THROUGH THE HOLIDAYS – WINNERS LIST, c/o L. Diaz, 231 Milwaukee Street, Suite 200, Denver, CO  80206.



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The Running Specialty Group, LLC
231 Milwaukee Street, Suite 200
Denver, CO 80206