2013 BSN Summer Shred Challenge Terms And Conditions

2013 BSN Summer Shred Challlenge Terms and Conditions

BSN SUMMER SHRED TRANSFORMATION CONTEST


What Can I Win?

  1. One (1) Contestant will receive the grand prize ("Grand Prize Winner") of:
    • All expense paid round trip to a tropical location of Contestant's choice (retail value of no more than $10,000 USD). Travel must occur six (6) months from the date Grand Prize Winner is notified of prize.
    • $10,000 (USD)
    • $1,000 (USD) Bodybuilding.com store credit to be used towards BSN products only
    • iPad with $150 (USD) iTunes gift card ($650 USD approximate retail value)
    • B-Elite clothing package (one of each item for male or female, approximate retail value of $150 USD)
    • All expense paid round trip to a location of BSN's choice for Grand Prize Winner to appear in a photo for a National Advertisement. (Retail value depends upon where the closest airport is to the Grand Prize Winner and the location designated by BSN.)


    Two (2) Contestants will receive first place prizes ("First Place Winners") of:
    • $2,000 (USD)
    • $750 (USD) Bodybuilding.com store credit to be used towards BSN products only
    • iPad mini with $100 iTunes gift card ($430 USD approximate retail value)
    • B-Elite clothing package (one of each item for male or female, approximate retail value of $150 USD)


    Two (2) Contestants will receive second place prizes ("Second Place Winners") of:
    • $1,000 (USD)
    • $500 (USD) Bodybuilding.com store credit to be used towards BSN products only
    • iPod Touch with $75 iTunes gift card ($375 USD approximate retail value)
    • B-Elite clothing package (one of each item for male or female, approximate retail value of $150 USD)


    Two (2) Contestants will receive third place prize ("Third Place Winners") of:
    • $500 (USD)
    • $250 (USD) Bodybuilding.com store credit to be used towards BSN products only
    • iPod Nano with $50 iTunes card ($200 USD approximate retail value)
    • B-Elite clothing package (one of each item for male or female, approximate retail value of $150 USD)

Who Can Enter?

  1. Eligibility: The BSN Summer Shred Transformation Contest (the "Contest") is open to BodySpace members who are 18 years of age and older or the age of majority in Contestant's place of residence at the time of entry ("Contestant"). Membership and enrollment in BodySpace are free. Contestant may not be a national or legal permanent resident of the province of Quebec (Canada) or the following countries: Burma, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan or Syria. Contestants may not be members of any guild, union or other organization that may prohibit them from participating in this Contest and that would restrict, require due payment or otherwise have the right to oppose such Contestant's participation in this Contest. Employees, contractors, members, and agents of Bodybuilding.com, LLC, Liberty Media Corporation, BSN and members of their immediate family (including spouses, parents, siblings, children and their respective spouses) and persons living in the same household with any such individuals are ineligible. This Contest is void where prohibited or restricted by law.


  2. Sponsor: This Contest is sponsored in by Bio-Engineered Supplements and Nutrition, Inc. ("BSN") located at 5901 Broken Sound Parkway, Boca Raton, FL 33487 U.S.A. and Bodybuilding.com, LLC ("Bodybuilding.com") located at 2026 S. Silverstone Way, Meridian, Idaho 83642 U.S.A. (collectively "Sponsor").


  3. To Enter: The Contest enrollment period begins at 12:01 a.m. U.S. Eastern Standard Time ("EST") on March 4, 2013 and ends at 11:59 p.m. EST on April 1, 2013 (the "Contest Period"). Contestant's transformation start date begins on the date Contestant enrolls in the Contest ("Transformation Start Date") and ends exactly 84 days following Transformation Start Date ("Transformation Completion Date"). All final materials must be received on Contestant's Transformation Completion Date. In no event will materials be accepted after 11:59 p.m. EST on June 27, 2013 (the "Contest Period"). To enter the Contest, visit the website www.bodybuilding.com/SummerShred for the official online entry form. Contestant must complete all information requested, including but not limited to your full legal name, BodySpace name, full address (including apartment number), city, state, province, zip/postal code, country, daytime, home and/or mobile telephone numbers, e-mail address, date of birth, and all other information requested, including submission of required photos, fitness goals, and final BodyBlog submission. Any communication regarding the Contest will be sent to the e-mail address on file. It is Contestant's responsibility to notify Sponsor at transform@bodybuilding.com of a change of e-mail address. All materials submitted become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Contestant must complete the entry form themselves. Only one (1) entry per Contestant will be accepted; all subsequent entries will be disregarded. False, deceptive or incomplete entries provided by Contestant shall render the entry ineligible.

    Use of any illegal or banned substances to achieve results is prohibited. Contestant may be required to test and/or sign an affidavit verifying that their transformation was achieved without the use of illegal substances.

    IMPORTANT NOTICE TO CONTESTANTS: CONTESTANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR DETERMINING THE CORRESPONDING TIME ZONE IN THEIR RESPECTIVE JURISDICTION.


  4. Photo Submission: To enter, Contestant must submit four (4) "before" photographs in "JPG" (.jpg) format including the present day's newspaper in ALL photos clearly showing the date and using the instructions provided: a close up of the newspaper clearly showing the date, front body view, back body view, body side view (though not required, ¾ body or full body pictures are best for showing Contestant's full transformation). Contestant must be clothed in a bathing suit or similar clothing. Contestant must also submit four (4) "after" photographs with the same requirements on Transformation Completion Date. Deadline to submit "before" photos is within seven (7) days of Contest registration and "after" photos within seven (7) days of Contestant's Transformation Completion Date. Sponsor reserves the right to contact any Contestant who has entered the Contest to request resubmission of one or more of the "before" or "after" photographs (collectively the "Images") or to request that Contestant submit additional Images. Any entries submitted by anyone other than the person appearing in the Images and entries submitted by modeling agencies or professionally produced or those that have been enhanced or altered will be rejected.

    Submission of Images and entry in the Contest constitutes Contestant's consent to use the Images on Sponsor's websites and associated or affiliated websites in perpetuity without compensation. Contestant represents and warrants that he or she has all rights to the Images and all materials submitted in connection with the Contest. Contestant grants a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive license of the Images and any materials submitted in connection with the Contest to Sponsor. Sponsor will decide, in its sole discretion, whether or not to accept Contestant's photographs or other materials. Sponsor will not be responsible for any financial reimbursement to the original copyright holder for the right to publish the Images as provided herein. Sponsor will not be held under any obligation to publish a photo credit to the original copyright holder for the publication of an Image. Contestant agrees to hold Sponsor harmless, defend and indemnify Sponsor from any and all liabilities, loss, claims, or causes of action, including reasonable attorneys' fees and expenses that may be incurred by Sponsor, arising out of or relating to Contestant's Images or any violation of the Rules.


  5. BodyBlog Submission: Contestant must submit a BodyBlog explaining how they stayed motivated and achieved their transformation goals. BodyBlog submissions must be at least one (1) paragraph long and must be submitted within seven (7) days of Contestant's Transformation Completion Date. To submit a BodyBlog, sign in to BodySpace, click BodyBlogs, click "Take Me To My BodyBlog", create a new entry write your blog and click "Post to BodyBlog".


  6. Winner Selection: One Contestant will be selected as the Grand Prize Winner, two Contestants will be selected as First Place Winners, two Contestants will be selected as Second Place Winners, and two Contestants will be selected as Third Place Winners (collectively "Winners") by judges applying the following criteria, in their sole discretion: (a) physical improvement made to Contestant's body as evidenced by the "before" and "after" Images and information submitted; and (b) Contestant's ability to achieve their transformation goals as described in Contestant's submission at Transformation Start Date along with Contestant's BodyBlog submission. All Winners will be chosen on or about July 23, 2013, and will be notified by e-mail or telephone. The judges will consist of Sponsor's employees qualified to apply the judging criteria, in Sponsor's sole discretion. All decisions of Sponsor are final.


  7. Prizes: Subject to Contestant's full compliance with the Rules, selected Winners will received:

    One (1) Contestant will receive the grand prize ("Grand Prize Winner") of:
    • All expense paid trip to a tropical location of Contestant's choice (retail value of no more than $10,000 USD). Travel must occur six (6) months from the date Grand Prize Winner is notified of prize. In lieu of the all expense paid trip to a tropical location, Grand Prize Winner may opt for the cash amount of $10,000 USD).
    • $10,000 (USD)
    • $1,000 (USD) Bodybuilding.com store credit to be used towards BSN products only
    • iPad with $150 (USD) iTunes gift card ($650 USD approximate retail value)
    • B-Elite clothing package (one of each item for male or female, approximate retail value of $150 USD)


    Two (2) Contestants will receive first place prizes ("First Place Winners") of:
    • $2,000 (USD)
    • $750 (USD) Bodybuilding.com store credit to be used towards BSN products only
    • iPad mini with $100 iTunes gift card ($430 USD approximate retail value)
    • B-Elite clothing package (one of each item for male or female, approximate retail value of $150 USD)


    Two Contestants will receive second place prizes ("Second Place Winners") of:
    • $1,000 (USD)
    • $500 (USD) Bodybuilding.com store credit to be used towards BSN products only
    • iPod Touch with $75 iTunes gift card ($375 USD approximate retail value)
    • B-Elite clothing package (one of each item for male or female, approximate retail value of $150 USD)


    Two Contestants will receive third place prize ("Third Place Winners") of:
    • $500 (USD)
    • $250 (USD) Bodybuilding.com store credit to be used towards BSN products only
    • iPod Nano with $50 iTunes card ($200 USD approximate retail value)
    • B-Elite clothing package (one of each item for male or female, approximate retail value of $150 USD)


  8. Weekly Prize: Each week during the Contest Period, one (1) group member of the BSN Transformation Challenge BodyGroup ("Weekly Prize Winners") will be selected at random to receive a prize worth approximately $250 USD retail value. To join the BSN Transformation Challenge BodyGroup, go to: http://groups.bodybuilding.com/, search for the "BSN Transformation Challenge BodyGroup", and select "Join Group". To join a BodyGroup, you must be a member of BodySpace. BodySpace membership is free. Odds of winning depend on the number of members in the BSN Transformation Challenge BodyGroup. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited by law.

    All money prizes will be awarded in U.S. dollars. Any costs associated with currency exchange are the sole responsibility of the Winner. The prizes do not include taxes, insurance, personal expenses, gratuities, incidental charges or any other items not specifically described in the Rules and the foregoing are the Winner's sole responsibility. Winners are responsible for determining applicability and payment of all taxes.


  9. Additional Requirements: All Winners agree to sign any documentation requested by Sponsor, including, without limitation, an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability/Prize Acceptance Form when selected and upon presentation of said form(s) by Sponsor. If any document is returned to Sponsor as undeliverable or if Sponsor does not receive a response from any Winner within fourteen (14) business days of attempted notification, such Winner may be disqualified and the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner. Should the Winner be unable or unwilling to fulfill the obligations outlined in the Rules or to travel for the Photo Shoot (Grand Prize Winner only), a substitute Winner will be named.

    If Winner's place of residence requires foreign travel, Winner must be able to and is responsible to obtain any and all required visas, passport, or other travel documents.


  10. Language: The official version of these Official Rules is the English language version. In the event of contradictions or discrepancies between different language versions of these Official Rules, the English language version takes precedent. Contestants must submit all materials and information in English. Sponsors are not responsible for translation of any submissions or information provided in another language. Failure to submit required information in English may result in disqualification.


  11. Personal Information: Any personal information that Contestants and Winners submit in connection with the Contest will be collected and used by Sponsor to administer the Contest and award the prizes. Contestant's personal information may also be used to send additional information about Sponsor, their affiliates and licensees, in accordance with applicable laws. Except as set forth herein, Contestant's personal information will not be used for any other purpose and will not be shared with anyone else, unless required by law.


  12. Release: In consideration of the acceptance of Contestant's entry in the Contest and for other good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged, Contestant hereby takes action for themselves, their executors, administrators, agents, representatives, spouse, children, heirs, next of kin, successors, and assigns, and acknowledges and agrees as follows: (a) to be bound by the Rules; (b) that participation in the Contest is voluntary; (c) Contestant is not a minor; (d) Contestant is of sound mind and body and has not been advised otherwise by qualified medical person; (e) Contestant possesses all rights and faculties necessary to execute, deliver and perform this agreement; (f) Contestant certifies that he or she meets all eligibility requirements as set forth in the Rules, which he or she has read, understands, and agrees to; (g) Contestant certifies that all photographs Contestant submits for the Contest will depict only Contestant, will not be altered in any manner whatsoever, will be owned by Contestant and not require the consent of any other third party rights holder; and (h) Contestant is fully aware and assume the risk of illness, accidents, injury, death, personal injury, bodily harm, emotional stress, psychological harm, property damage and all dangers potentially arising from or in connection with participation in the Contest.

    Further, Contestant irrevocably grants to Sponsor the right to edit, modify and/or publish and copyright the Images. Sponsor does not make any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the use of any prize, including, without limitation, quality, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.


  13. Disclaimer and Release of Liability: Sponsor is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, human error, technical malfunction, failures, omission, interruption, deletion, or defect of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, servers, access providers, or software, including any injury or damage to Contestant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Contest; inability to access the entry website or any pages thereof; theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; entry submissions that are processed late or incorrectly or are incomplete, garbled, or lost due to computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on the Internet or any website. Proof of entering information or website is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. All dates set forth in these Rules are approximate.

    NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF THESE CONTEST RULES TO THE CONTRARY, SPONSOR SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO CONTESTANT OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS), EVEN IF SPONSOR HAS BEEN MADE AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, withdraw or amend the Contest for any reason.


  14. Governing Law; Jurisdiction: This Contest will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States and the state of Idaho without regard to conflict of law principles. Any controversy arising under, in connection with or in any way relating to this Contest shall be adjudicated before a state or federal court of competent jurisdiction located in Boise, Ada County, Idaho, U.S.A. Contestant and Sponsor (i) accept, generally and unconditionally, the exclusive jurisdiction of such court and any related appellate court, and irrevocably agrees to be bound by any judgment rendered thereby in connection with this Contest, and (ii) irrevocably waives any objection it may now or hereafter have as to the venue of any such suit, action or proceeding brought in such a court or that such court is an inconvenient forum.


  15. EU Contestants: For Contestants from Member States of the European Union, mandatory national law may apply in some cases.