Monday, November 05, 2012 Posted Under: Surf, Team, General News

Enter to WIN Mike Gleason's Board and Wetsuit!


Enter to win and experience how fit makes a difference for Mike Gleason. One winner, chosen at random, will score a custom shaped Chemistry surfboard and the Drylock, Mike's wetsuit of choice. Simply visit our Facebook page and click on the MIKE GLEASON GIVEAWAY tab to enter for your chance to win! For complete official rules, see below.

OFFICIAL RULES
XCEL FIT IS THE DIFFERENCE MONTHLY SWEEPSTAKES CONTEST


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING: THIS CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WHO HAVE ATTAINED THE AGE OF 18 AS OF THE START OF THE CONTEST.

This Contest is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by FACEBOOK, nor is FACEBOOK associated with the Contest in any way. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest must be directed to the Sponsor or Administrator, and not to FACEBOOK.

1. SPONSORS: The sponsor of the Xcel Fit is the Difference Monthly Sweepstakes Contest is Burleigh Point, Ltd. d/b/a Xcel ("Sponsor") and its associated entities with offices at 117 Waterworks Way, Irvine, CA 92618.

2. CONTEST PRIZES: Winning entrants (number of possible winning entrants determined by SPONSOR for each contest) will be selected as winners. One winner per month will receive one surfboard and one wetsuit (the "Monthly Prizes") as determined by Sponsor (see section 7 below for restrictions and conditions). The approximate retail value of each of the Monthly Prizes is $1,200. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any or all of the prizes with an article or service of similar or greater value at its sole discretion. Prizes may not be assigned or transferred.

3. HOW TO ENTER / USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION: You may enter the contest by submitting your entry through the Xcel Facebook application. BY APPLYING, ENTRANTS AGREE THAT SPONSOR MIGHT FEATURE THEIR NAME AS WINNERS ON THE XCEL FACEBOOK FAN PAGE AND/OR XCEL PARTNER FACEBOOK FAN PAGE/WEBSITE, AND AGREE TO RECEIVE OFFERS OR INFORMATION FROM XCEL OR XCEL PARTNERS VIA THE EMAIL ADDRESS PROVIDED BY ENTRANT. BY ENTERING THE CONTEST YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF SPONSOR’S PRIVACY POLICY, WHICH YOU CAN FIND AT THIS LINK: http://www.xcelwetsuits.com/privacy/us/surf.

4. ELIGIBILITY: No purchase necessary. Open only to residents of the United States. Only one entry per person, per email address. Additional entries may cause entrant to be disqualified from drawing. Entrants are eligible to win only one prize for the duration of this promotion. Void where prohibited by law. Not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, mutilated or illegible entries, for entries not received in time for the random drawing, mistranscribed entries, or faulty telephone transmissions. Winner may make no substitution of prize. All federal, state and local taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of winner. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.

5. SCHEDULE: Contests begin on August 3, 2012, 5:01 p.m. PT; all entries must be received by December 21, 2012, 5:00 p.m. PT. This window represents the Contest Period. Winners will be announced via email notification and Facebook status updates on the Xcel fan page on the contest notification day.

6. SELECTION PROCESS: One (1) winner will be chosen on or about August 31, 2012 for Month 1, October 5, 2012 for Month 2, and December 21, 2012 for Month 3 in a random drawing conducted by representatives of Sponsor for each of the Weekly Prizes. By participating, all entrants agree that the selection of the winner and all decisions of Sponsor are final and binding on all matters related to the Sweepstakes, and release Sponsor from all liability, loss or damage concerning the Sweepstakes. The winner of each contest will be selected randomly from contest entry pool received in the following periods: (i) August 3, 2012 at 5:01pm PT through August 31, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. PT for Month 1, (ii) August 31, 2012 at 5:01 pm PT through October 5, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. PT for Month 2; and (iii) November 5, 2012 at 9:01 am PT through December 21, 2012 at 5:00pm PT for Month 3. Sponsor is not required to explain selection reasons to consumers. Sponsor’s decision will be final and binding in all respects. The winners will be announced on the day of each contest drawing. In the event that Sponsor cannot reach the winner within fourteen (14) days of the initial winner announcement, Sponsor will have the right to select a new winner according to these rules. Additionally, if the winner is ineligible for any reason, it will be deemed as if the winner has rejected the prize, and Sponsor will select a new winner.

7. ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS AND CONDITIONS: By clicking 'like' on the Xcel Facebook page and submitting an application to the Xcel Fit is the Difference Monthly Sweepstakes Contest each applying individual agrees: (a) to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor; (b) to release and hold harmless Sponsor and Xcel Partners, their affiliates, subsidiaries, and independent contractors, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents, including advertising and promotion agencies and other service providers and advisors, from any and all liability with respect to acceptance, possession or use (or misuse) of the prizes or participation in the contest, including any adverse, unintended, or otherwise undesired physical or emotional impacts resulting from or associated with their participation; and (c) to permit Sponsor to use the entrant’s name and basic details for promotional purposes.

8. RIGHT TO TERMINATE CONTEST: Sponsor reserves the right to terminate this contest if fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor's reasonable control impairs the integrity of the contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, disqualify any person whom it considers to have intentionally violated the Official Rules or any element of this contest. Without limitation to the foregoing, if this contest or any web site associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted, or otherwise does not permit entry in the contest, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in Sponsors’ sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper operation of this contest, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this contest or any portion thereof. Any attempt by a contestant or any other individual to deliberately damage any online service or web site or undermine the legitimate operation of this contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and/or other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

9. NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR TECHNICAL PROBLEMS OR IMPROPER SUBMISSIONS: Sponsor will not be responsible for lost, stolen, delayed or misdirected entries, incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, technical malfunctions, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any online service or web site, inability to submit the online entry form, or any other error or malfunction, or any injury or damage to contestant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this contest. Illegible, incomplete or inaccurate entries will be void.

10. TAXES: Federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners.

11. WINNERS LIST: Sponsor will post contest winners on the Xcel fan page within two weeks following winner announcement. This announcement will not be made available by mail.

12. COPY OF THE RULES: To obtain a copy of the rules please send a separate, self-addressed stamped envelope to Xcel Fit is the Difference Monthly Sweepstakes Contest - Official Rules: 117 Waterworks Way, Irvine, CA 92618.

13. APPLICABLE LAW: This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations of the United States with venue in Orange County in the State of California.