These Contest Rules apply to the Biktrix Spring Kutty FS Giveaway operated by Biktrix Electric Bikes Inc. (“Biktrix”) on-line, including on www.biktrix.ca & www.biktrix.com (the "Website") and where you can enter or participate in a Biktrix-branded contest or giveaway via Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or any other third party service, application or website (a "Third Party Service"). By entering the Biktrix Spring Kutty FS Giveaway Contest, you agree to be bound by these Contest Rules.
Contest Start Date: May 1st, 2023
Contest End Date: May 31st, 2023
This contest is open to residents of Canada (excluding residents of the province of Quebec) & the Continental United States have reached the age of majority in their state, province or territory of residence.
The contest will be conducted in English
Method of Entry:
- Via Facebook
- Via Instagram
- Facebook Messenger
- Instagram Messenger
Information Required to Participate in the Contest:
- Email address
Number of Contest Winners
- The contest will only have 1 winner
Number of Entries per Person:
- Contestants are limited to one entry per person
Total Value of Contest Winnings:
- The total value of contest winnings will not exceed $1900 USD
Details of the prize(s) available to be won, the start and end dates and/or times, and any other information relevant to entering, participating or winning will be identified on the Website, via the Biktrix representative, on-air host and/or Third Party Service, as applicable, for each Biktrix Contest.
There is no purchase necessary to enter a Biktrix Contest.
The following people are not eligible:
- Employees of Biktrix
- Employees of Sponsor/Prize Provider as well as those of their respective affiliates;
- Members of the Judging Panel;
- Members of their immediate family of the persons listed above (father/mother, brother/sister, (including brother-in-law/sister-in-law, half-brother/half-sister), son/daughter) and people living under the same roof as them.
For contests where the winner is selected by a draw, a random draw will be made by a Biktrix representative from all qualifying entries made by the contest deadline. Selected contestant(s) will be contacted using the contact information provided at the time of entry (e.g. name, telephone number, email address, or social media account used) and may be announced publicly via Third Party Service. If you are a selected contestant and do not respond, or cannot be reached or qualified using the information provided at the time of entry within three (3) business days (or such other time as notified on the Website or on-air), incorrectly answer the mathematical skill testing question, decline the prize, or fail to return any required release form, the prize shall be forfeited and Biktrix has the right, at its sole discretion, to select another winner.
If you are found tampering with or abusing any aspect of a Biktrix Contest, including but not limited to acting in violation of these Rules, attempting to participate in a Biktrix Contest more than the maximum number of times allowed, attempting to participate in a Biktrix Contest with multiple accounts on the same social media platform, or acting with the intent to disrupt the normal operation of a Biktrix Contest, as determined by Biktrix, you will be disqualified. The discovery of any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed, third party or like methods to participate in a Biktrix Contest will void your attempted participation affected by such methods and you will be disqualified in Biktrix's sole and absolute discretion.
For giveaways or any other Biktrix Contest where the winner is responsible for picking up the prize, the prize must be picked up within 30 days or it shall be forfeited and Biktrix has the right, at its sole discretion, to select another winner.
Potential winners may be required to provide their full name and contact information and to furnish proof of identification. Winner(s) may also be required to sign a release declaring their eligibility as stipulated in these rules and releasing Biktrix, any sponsor or prize donor and their directors, officers and employees (the "Contest Parties") from all liability for any damage or loss arising from participation in the contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize. If a release is not provided, acceptance of the prize will be deemed to release the Contest Parties from all liability for any damage or loss arising from participation in the contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize.
Prizes shall be accepted as is and may not be exchanged or refunded for an amount of money, sold or transferred. No substitutions will be allowed. Any unused portion of a prize will be forfeited.
If the prize cannot be awarded as described, Biktrix reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component with another of comparable value, as determined in its sole discretion. Refusal to accept the prize releases the Contest Parties from any obligation toward the winner.
Your entry will become the property of Biktrix and will not be returned to you. You declare that Your Content is legal, particularly with regard to compliance with copyright, rights to image, reputation and privacy, the Criminal Code and any other legislation applicable in such matters. You also declare that you hold the rights to Your Content and have consent from any people appearing in Your Content (including parental consent for minors) and all authorizations required to grant the license specified hereafter to Biktrix. You agree to comply with standards of proper conduct in Your Content, as specified in the Submission Guidelines available on the Biktrix.ca site. Biktrix reserves the right to decide whether to use Your Content, in its sole discretion.
By submitting Your Content, you grant Biktrix a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive, irrevocable, unrestricted, worldwide licence to publish, reproduce and distribute Your Content in all media, on all digital platforms and by any other means of communication controlled or authorized by the Biktrix, with or without credit or attribution to you and without cost. You waive all moral rights to Your Content and authorize Biktrix to use your name, picture and voice, where applicable, in conjunction with the use of Your Content. Collective agreement provisions may apply.
If you make any false statement, you will be automatically disqualified from the Contest. Winners agree that Biktrix may use their name, image and/or voice for advertising purposes related to a Biktrix Contest free of charge.
Biktrix and the Third Party Service assume no liability for any loss, damage or injury, including without limitation: (i) lost, stolen, delayed, damaged, misdirected, late, destroyed, illegible or incomplete entries; (ii) loss, theft or damage to software or computer or telephone data, including any breach of privacy; (iii) fraudulent calls; (iv) inability of any person to participate in the Contest for any reason including mistaken addresses on mail or e-mail; technical, computer or telephone malfunctions or other problems with computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, or software; congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination of the foregoing; (v) damage to any person's computer, including as a result of playing or downloading any material relating to the Contest; (vi) any delay or inability to act resulting from an event or situation beyond their control, including a strike, lockout or other labour dispute at their location or the locations of the organizations and businesses whose services are used to administer the Biktrix Contest; (vii) any injury, damage or loss arising from participation in the Biktrix Contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of any prize, or (viii) prizes that are lost, damaged or misdirected during shipping.
Biktrix reserves the right to cancel or suspend the Biktrix Contest should a virus, bug or other cause beyond their reasonable control corrupt the security or proper administration of the Biktrix Contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of the Biktrix Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Biktrix reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.
Biktrix Contests are not sponsored or endorsed by the Third Party Service. By entering any Biktrix Contest, all contestants release Biktrix and all Third Party Services, as well as their directors and officers, from any liability in connection with such Biktrix Contest.
If the identity of a contestant is disputed, the authorized account holder of the email address submitted or the social media account used at the time of entry will be deemed to be the contestant. A selected contestant may be required to provide proof identity, including that (s)he is the authorized account holder of the email address or social media account associated with the selected entry. All entries must be submitted from a valid email account that may be identified by reverse domain name search. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of receipt of a valid entry in the Biktrix Contest will be the Contest server.
Biktrix reserves the right to amend the Contest Rules or to terminate any Biktrix Contest at any time without any liability to any contestant. The decisions of Biktrix with respect to any dispute or issue involving a Biktrix Contest are final and binding on all contestants.