Robert Irvine Foundation “Salute to Our Heroes” Sweepstakes

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. 

DATES OF SWEEPSTAKES:  Robert Irvine Foundation “Salute to Our Heroes” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 am Eastern Time (“ET”) on November 6, 2020 and ends at 11:59:59 pm on December 10, 2020 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

                                                                                                                       

SPONSOR: Robert Irvine Foundation, Inc., 1227 N. Franklin St, Tampa, FL  33602.

ELIGIBILITY:  In order to be eligible for entry into the Sweepstakes, you must be a legal resident of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia and eighteen (18) years or older to enter (the “Entrant”). Employees and their immediate family members (parents, children, siblings or spouse, regardless of where they live, or persons living in same household, whether related or not) of Sponsor, its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, contractors, distributors, sales representatives, retailers, advertising and promotion agencies, National Sweepstakes Company, LLC (“Independent Administrator”) and any others engaged in the development, production, execution or distribution of this Sweepstakes (herein “Sweepstakes Entities”) are not eligible to participate. VOID OUTSIDE OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, AND WHERE RESTRICTED OR PROHIBITED BY LAW.

HOW TO ENTER:  Visit www.robertirvinefoundation.org/salute (the “Website”) during the Sweepstakes Period and complete the Sweepstakes entry form (the “Entry Form”) in its entirety including first name, last name, street address, city state, zip code, email address, and phone number (if applicable).  Upon completion of the Entry Form, click the “ENTER NOW” button to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. There is a limit of one (1) entry per Entrant for the entire Sweepstakes. 

Neither Sponsor nor any Sweepstakes Entity is responsible for any entry that is lost, late, misdirected or undeliverable, whether due to system errors, omissions, interruption, deletions, defects, delay in operations or transmissions, theft or destruction or failures, faulty transmissions or other telecommunications malfunctions, entries not received resulting from any hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, failed, incomplete or garbled computer or telephone transmissions, typographical or system errors and failures, faulty transmissions, technical malfunctions, or otherwise.

In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry.  The “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to the e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses, or the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Potential prize winners may be required to show proof of being the Authorized Account Holder.

DRAWINGS: On or about December 14, 2020, four (4) prize winners will be randomly selected from among all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes.  Odds of winning depend upon the total number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The random drawing and determination of the prize winners will be conducted by the Independent Administrator whose decisions are based upon their sole discretion and these Official Rules and are final and binding in all respects.

PRIZE:

Grand Prize:  One (1) grand prize of a Restaurant: Impossible Set Experience (the “Grand Prize”) will be awarded to the grand prize winner (the “Grand Prize Winner”).  The Grand Prize is inclusive of: i) round-trip first-class air transportation via American Airlines to/from the Grand Prize Winner’s legal residence within the U.S. to/from a major commercial airport nearest a major airport nearest the location for Grand Prize Winner and one (1) guest, ii) three (3) nights hotel accommodations (one (1) room, double occupancy) at a hotel to be approved by the Sponsor, iii) dinner for two (2) at the restaurant, iv) lunch for two (2) on the first day of arrival, and v) photo opportunity with Robert Irvine and his Team, if available.  The Grand Prize has an approximate retail value (“ARV”) of $5,000. 

Grand Prize Winner and guest must complete travel within one year of the award date.  If the Grand Prize Winner is unable to complete travel within one year of the award date, Grand Prize Winner forfeits his/her rights to the Grand Prize and no compensation will be awarded.  The Grand Prize is subject to location and date availability to be determined by the Sponsor.

Guest must be eighteen (18) years of age or older. 

Tickets, accommodations, certificates if any, are subject to the terms and conditions of issuer and will not be replaced by Sponsor if lost, stolen, misplaced, damaged or destroyed. Sponsor will be solely responsible and determine any round-trip first-class air transportation for Grand Prize Winner and guest.  Grand Prize ARV may vary, depending on the point, date and time of departure. Any difference between ARV and actual value will not be awarded as cash or otherwise.  Grand Prize must be accepted as a whole or the Grand Prize will be forfeited in its entirety. All travel arrangements must be made through the travel agent or entity selected by Sponsor. Grand Prize Winner will be responsible for any additional transportation, excursions, tips or gratuities, fuel, parking, beverages, telephone calls, overages, baggage fees, extras and any other incidental costs or expenses not specifically stated herein as being included. The Grand Prize Winner and guest stay shall be subject to certain terms and conditions which they will be required to acknowledge, respectively, upon their arrival and registration at the hotel. All travel is subject to availability; blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. Travel must originate and end at the same major gateway airport.  Grand Prize Winner and guest must travel together on the same itinerary.  Grand Prize Winner and guest will be required to obtain and maintain all insurance (including health, liability and any other insurance). Grand Prize Winner acknowledges and agrees that the Sweepstakes Entities are not providers/carriers of transportation, or insurance providers. No changes will be made to travel details once any element(s) of the travel arrangements have been booked.  No frequent flier miles will be earned on any element of Grand Prize travel.  Grand Prize conditions may be added or modified by Sponsor or its designee.  Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for any changes of any element of Grand Prize, nor are they liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight/event changes, cancellation or delays. Travel is subject to capacity controls, availability, and certain other restrictions, which may include a Saturday night stay, all of which are subject to change. Any unclaimed and/or unused element of the Grand Prize, or any element thereof, will remain the property of Sponsor or its designee.  A Grand Prize Winner later found ineligible or non-compliant will be immediately required to return and forfeit any Grand Prize awarded. In the event Grand Prize Winner and/or guest engage(s) in behavior that, as determined by Sponsor (or its designee) in their absolute discretion, is obnoxious or threatening, dangerous, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, or may cause harm, property damage or any other loss, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the trip early, in whole or in part, and to send the Grand Prize Winner (and guest) home with no further compensation.  

First Prize:  One (1) first prize of 150,000 American Airlines Advantage Miles (the “First Prize”) will be awarded to the first prize winner (the “First Prize Winner”). The First Prize will be awarded as a certificate for American Airlines Miles only.  Total ARV of the First Prize is $3,000.

Second Prizes:  One (1) second prize of a one (1) year’s supply of Robert Irvine’s FitCrunch product (the “Second Prize”) will be awarded to the second prize winner (the “Second Prize Winner”). The Second Prize is inclusive of 180 FITCRUNCH Bars, 12 FITCRUNCH Protein Powder and 1 FITCRUNCH hat.  There is a total of two (2) Second Prizes to be awarded.  Total ARV of each Second Prize is $800.

Total ARV of all prizes to be awarded is $9,600.

 

PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Limit of one (1) prize per person/household.  Prize winners are required to comply with any and all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations. Any taxes imposed on the income of a prize winner as a result of winning a prize and all other expenses not specifically mentioned herein as part of the prize are solely the responsibility of the prize winner. No transfer or substitution of a prize is allowed except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. There is no cash alternative offered, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.  No more than the number of prizes as stated in these Official Rules will be awarded.

 

PRIZE NOTIFICATION/CLAIMS:  Potential prize winners will be notified via e-mail or any other available contact source provided at the time of entry within three (3) to five (5) business days of the drawing date (the “Email Notification”). Except where prohibited, potential prize winner will be required to sign and return to Sweepstakes Administrator, within the date and/or time indicated in the Email Notification, an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and Public Release Form and W-9 form (the “Paperwork”) in order to claim the respective prize. If potential prize winner fails to return the Paperwork within that time, or if potential prize winner is found to be ineligible, or if he/she does not comply with the Official Rules, then the potential prize winner will be disqualified and an alternate prize winner will be selected through a random drawing by the Independent Administrator from the remaining non-winning eligible entries received for the Sweepstakes. If the prize or Email Notification is returned as undeliverable, this will result in disqualification and an alternate prize winner will be selected. Except where prohibited by law, the prize winner’s entry and acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for the Sweepstakes Entities to use said prize winner’s name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information and voice on a worldwide basis, and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without further compensation.

 

GENERAL RULES OF PARTICIPATION: This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.  By participating, Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and the Sweepstakes Entities and waive any right to challenge the decision of the Independent Administrator regarding any claim of ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules, whose decision shall be binding.  Sponsor may prohibit an Entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said Entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes 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, Sponsor, or Sweepstakes Entities. If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not able to be conducted as planned, including, but not limited to, by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and randomly draw from those entries received up to the cancellation/suspension date.  CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, you agree that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by a United States District Court in Florida; (2) any claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, and in no event will you be entitled to receive attorneys’ fees or other legal costs; and (3) under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain awards for, and you hereby waive all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses in entering the Sweepstakes, and waive any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. You hereby irrevocably consent to the personal jurisdiction of said courts and waive any claim of forum non-convenience or lack of personal jurisdiction they may have. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of any entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws in Florida, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of Florida.

NO LIABILITY:  By participating, Entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify, and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from and against any claims made by a prize winner, Entrants, or any other third parties, related in any way to the operation of this Sweepstakes as well as any other claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity or participation in this Sweepstakes.

 

WINNER’S LIST REQUEST: To receive the name of the prize winners, send a self-addressed, stamped (business size) envelope to: Robert Irvine Foundation “Salute to Our Heroes” Sweepstakes Winner’s List Request, PO Box 458, Newark, NY  14513.  Requests must be received by January 11, 2021.