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FITNESS Magazine Make Fit Happen Contest

OFFICIAL RULES

Void outside the 50 United States, District of Columbia and where prohibited. Do not proceed to enter if you are not at least 21 years of age and a legal resident of, and located within, one of the 50 United States, or the District of Columbia, at the time of entry. By participating, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final in all matters relating to this sweepstakes.

 

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

 

CONTEST PERIOD: The Make Fit Happen Contest ("Contest") begins at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time ("E.T.") on 04/28/14 and ends at 11:59 p.m. E.T. on 05/25/14 ("Contest Period").


SPONSOR: Meredith Corporation, 1716 Locust St., Des Moines, Iowa ("Sponsor").

 

ENTRY:
Step 1: If you are currently a member of Pinterest, please proceed to Step 3.

Step 2: To become a Pinterest Member: Visit pinterest.com and select one of the two "Sign Up" options. Fill out fields accordingly, and proceed through the provided directions to create your profile.

Step 3: Once a Pinterest Member, create a board named "FITNESS Make Fit Happen" (hereinafter "Board") on Pinterest and categorize the Board as "make fit happen". Only one (1) Board entry per person permitted.

Step 4: Go to www.fitnessmagazine.com or the Fitness magazine Pinterest page at http://pinterest.com/fitnessmagazine and pin a minimum of five (5) fitnessmagazine.com links related to what helps you "make fit happen" Board. Include a description with each image of what inspires you to "make fit happen" including the hashtag #makefithappen.

Step 5: To Enter the Contest: When you have completed your Board, email a direct link to that board to freebie@fitnessmagazine.com with subject line "Make Fit Happen Contest."

 

Only pinned images available at www.fitnessmagazine.com and http://pinterest.com/fitnessmagazine may be pinned for this Contest. Pinned images from any third party or images that are not available at www.fitnessmagazine.com and http://pinterest.com/fitnessmagazine are void. There is no cost to register or enter. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or practices, or by any means which subvert the entry process will be void. All entries must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. ET on 05/25/14 to be eligible. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.

 

All Entries are final upon submission. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or practices, or by any means which subvert the entry process will be void. All Entries must be submitted by the date and time indicated above to be eligible for the applicable Contest Period. All Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.

 

Entry may not contain, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, any content that:

  • is sexually explicit or suggestive; unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group; profane or pornographic; contains nudity;
  • promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing); promotes any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; promotes any particular political agenda or message;
  • is obscene or offensive; endorses any form of hate or hate group; appears to duplicate any other submitted Entries;
  • defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about other people or companies;
  • contains trademarks, logos, or trade dress (such as distinctive packaging or building exteriors/interiors) owned by others, except for Fitness magazine elements which may only be used for this Contest in accordance with these Official Rules);
  • contains any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, e-mail addresses or street addresses;
  • contains copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings, and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media), without permission;
  • contains materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices, or other indicia identifying any person, including, without limitation, celebrities and/or other public or private figures, living or dead, without permission;
  • contains look-alikes of celebrities or other public or private figures, living or dead;
  • communicates messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or good will to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and/or violates any law.

 

Entry must be the original work (with the exception of Fitness magazine elements) of the entrant, may not have been previously published, may not have won previous awards, and must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity. A Pinterest account is required to enter this Contest and is available for free at http://pinterest.com.

 

THIS CONTEST IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED, ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH PINTEREST, INC. (“PINTEREST”).?? BY ENTERING THIS CONTEST, YOU UNDERSTAND YOU ARE PROVIDING YOUR INFORMATION TO SPONSOR AND NOT TO PINTEREST.

 

LIMIT: One (1) Entry per person and per email address and per Pinterest account throughout the Contest Period. Entries received from any person, Pinterest account in excess of the stated daily limitation will be void. You may only use one (1) email address and one (1) Pinterest account to enter this Contest.

 

ELIGIBILITY: This Contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, and the District of Columbia, who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees of Sponsor, and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Contest and/or their respective parents, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, and their immediate family members (regardless of where they reside) or household members, whether or not related. "Immediate family members" shall mean spouses, parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, and their respective spouses. "Household members" shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year.

 

JUDGING: On or about June 2, 2014, a panel of qualified judges appointed by Sponsor, in its sole discretion, will select one (1) Grand Prize Winner based on the following criteria: adherence to Contest theme "Make Fit Happen" (70%) and personality of entrant as expressed through Board (30%). In the event of a tie, the entry among the tied entries with the higher score in personality of entrant as expressed through Board will be the winner. Decisions of judges are final and binding in all respects.

 

WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential Grand Prize winner will be notified via email and will be required to contact the Sponsor at the email address provided in the notification within seven (7) days. The Potential Grand Prize winner may be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Ownership, IRS W9 form, License of Work and Release of Liability/Publicity within ten (10) days of date of notification or a runner-up winner may be notified. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor's discretion, a runner-up winner may be notified.

 

GRAND PRIZES (1): One (1) Brooklyn Bicycle Co's Willow 3 bicycle in Columbia blue only, ARV: $579.00. Total ARV: $579.00. Sponsor will make best effort to accommodate size requests for certain prize components; however, the exact size, color or other details of a prize (and components thereof) shall be determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion. Prizes are awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee either expressed or implied by the Sponsor. Grand Prize winner may not substitute, assign or transfer prize or redeem prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. All applicable federal, state, and local taxes, if any, and all other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize winner. All prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion. Released Parties (as defined below) disclaim all and any liability for the actual provision, quality or nature of any prize accepted by the Grand Prize Winner. The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules.

 

LICENSE FOR USE OF ENTRIES: By submitting an Entry, each entrant grants, and represents and warrants that the entrant has the rights and authority necessary to grant, Sponsor an irrevocable, non-exclusive, fully sublicensable license and right to exploit, edit, modify, and distribute the Entry and all elements of such Entry, including, without limitation, the descriptions and comments for each pin, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, worldwide, in perpetuity without compensation, permission or notification to entrant or any third party.

 

PRIVACY: When you are notified as a potential Grand Prize winner, we collect personally identifying information about you, including your name, complete mailing address, and email address. Your information will not be sold or rented to third parties. You may be given the option to receive commercial e-mails from Sponsor; however, such emails are optional. Eligibility to participate in the Contest is not dependent upon entrant's consent to receive e-mails and such consent will not affect entrant's chances of winning. For more information about how Sponsor uses the information you provide, see Sponsor's privacy policy at www.meredith.com/privacy.html. IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO SHARE YOUR INFORMATION, PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THIS CONTEST.

 

ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Contest, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at a AAA regional office in New York, NY; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages including attorney's fees or any other damages, other than for entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Contest), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

 

RELEASES: By participating in this Contest, entrants agree to release Sponsor, Instagram and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Contest and each of their respective parents, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss, death or damage arising in any manner, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Contest and/or acceptance, use or misuse of any prize (or portion thereof).

 

OTHER: Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, inaccurate, stolen, undelivered, garbled or misdirected Entries, pinned images, Boards or hyperlinks; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing of Entries, pinned images, Boards, "likes" or hyperlinks, the announcement of the prizes, or in any Contest-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this Contest or downloading materials from or use of the website. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this Contest if the Contest is compromised by virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention, or any other causes which, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, proper play or integrity of the Contest. In the event of cancellation or termination, Sponsor reserves the right to determine the potential winners from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to date of cancellation or termination using the judging procedure detailed herein. In the event of a dispute regarding online entry, Entry will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail account associated with the Entry and he/she must comply with these Official Rules. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider (ISP), on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL AND RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS' FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

 

Except where prohibited by law, entry constitutes permission to use each entrant's name, hometown (city and state), voice, biographical information, likeness, photograph and any statements regarding this Contest in all media now known or hereafter discovered, for any purpose, including without limitation, in connection with, and to promote, market or advertise, the Contest, in whole or in part, without review, approval, credit or attribution, notification or payment from or to entrant or any person or entity, worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winners' list, if applicable. Contest is subject to all applicable U. S. federal, state and local laws and regulations.

 

WINNER'S NAME: For the name of the winner, available after 06/13/14, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to Winner's Name, FITNESS Magazine, ATTN: Department AF, 805 Third Avenue, 25th Floor, New York, NY 10022.