No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited or restricted by applicable federal or state laws and regulations.
1.) Eligibility: No purchase is necessary to enter or claim prize. The “LINKS100/Ryder Cup Sweepstakes” (the "Sweepstakes") is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.Void where prohibited by law or regulations.
2.) How to enter: Register online; complete and submit the registration form located at the website. To be eligible for the Sweepstakes, entries must be received between 12:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time ("EST") on June 1, 2012 and 11:59:59 p.m. EST on July 31, 2012 (the "Sweepstakes Period"). Only one (1) entry per person/e-mail address; entries with duplicate e-mail addresses or multiple entries using different e-mail addresses for a single individual will be disqualified. In order to qualify you MUST be a golfer. The prize is NON-transferrable. All entries and requests become the property of Sponsors and will not be acknowledged or returned. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail account of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
Trip for 2 to Ryder Cup (airfare not included)
4 nights accommodations
2 Ryder Cup Season tickets (valid Thursday—Sunday) *upgrade available
Roundtrip transportation to Medinah Country Club (valid Thursday—Sunday)
Windy City Welcome Celebration
Ryder Cup gift
Rocketballz irons 3–PW
ATV wedge 52, 56
Ghost Manta putter
5 Runner-up Prizes
4.) Selection of winner: Winners will be randomly selected by LINKS Magazine in a drawing on or about August 6, 2012 from among eligible entries submitted during the Sweepstakes Period. The drawing will be conducted by representatives of LINKS Magazine. The selection of the winner will be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Winners will be notified by telephone, mail, or e-mail on or about August 6, 2012 and will be given instructions on how to claim prize. Winners will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability release (and, where permitted, publicity release) within ten (10) days of notification or prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
5.) Release of Liability: By participating, you release Sponsor, and their subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, employees, directors, agents, advertising agencies, and all other associated with the development and execution of this Sweepstakes, from any and against any and all injury, loss or damage caused or claimed to be caused by your participation in the Sweepstakes and/or the acceptance, awarding, receipt, use and/or misuse of the prize, and you agree that these entities are in no manner responsible for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to the promotion and/or the awarding of any prize. Notwithstanding the foregoing, in the event that the preceding release is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or void for any reason, the entrant agrees that, by entering the Sweepstakes, (i) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action; (ii) any claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages otherwise increased, and any other damages, other than damages for actual out-of-pocket expenses.
6.) Additional Rules: Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered, or mass entries or entries generated by a scrip, macro or use of automated devices are void. Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged, garbled or illegible entries; (ii) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof; or (iii) any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible if planned golf rounds are rained out, postponed, or cancelled for any reason, in whole or in part. In that event, no compensation will be paid in lieu of the prize package. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you (i) agree to be bound by these official rules, including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Failure to comply with these official rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify from any sweepstakes it sponsors any person it believes has intentionally violated these official rules; and (ii) suspend, modify, or terminate the Sweepstakes if Sponsor believes, in its sole discretion, that malfunction, error, disruption or damage, is impairing or will impair the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper play of the Sweepstakes. If Sweepstakes is terminated before the end date, Sponsor will determine the winner from all eligible entries received as of the termination date. Entry constitutes consent to the use of prize winners’ name, voice, picture, video, photograph submitted as party of entry Sweepstakes, and/or likeness without compensation for promotion purposes.
7.) Winners Name: For the name of the winner (available after August 6, 2012) send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by August 30, 2012 to LINKS Magazine, P.O. Box 7628, Hilton Head Island, SC 29938.
8.) Sponsors: LINKS Magazine
9.) Winner is responsible for all federal, state, local or other taxes on prize, as well as all costs and expenses not specifically identified above, including, without limitation, meals, incidentals, gratuities, telephone calls, fuel, tolls, and other personal expenses. All arrangements are determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Arrangements must be made through Sponsor or its agent. Winner is responsible for transportation to and from airport as well as airfare.
10.) Approximate retail value of prize is $3,000.00 U.S., but actual value may vary depending on costs at the time of booking, the value of services rendered, and products provided at time of travel. Airfare is not included.
11.) All entries become the sole property of LINKS Magazine/TMaG. Entrants consent to being contacted by LINKS Magazine/TMaG by e-mail. Such consent may be withdrawn through opt-out procedures contained in all LINKS Magazine/TMaG e-mails.