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                  Whistler Water Norco Bike Contest – Mac’s Convenience BC and AB

(the “Contest”)

[separator] OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

[separator] 1. ELIGIBILITY: To be eligible to enter and win, you must be a resident of British Columbia (“BC”) or Alberta (“AB”). Any entrant under the age of majority must have a parent or legal guardian sign on their behalf all necessary documentation in respect of the Contest, including entry forms and releases. Void where prohibited. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, territorial, municipal, and local laws and regulations. You are not eligible to enter or win, if you are: a) an employee of Whistler Water, Norco Bicycles or Mac’s Convenience Stores (the “Sponsors”), or any of their respective affiliates and related companies, advertising or promotional agencies, the contest judging organization, any participating locations or the prize suppliers; or b) a member of the immediate family (defined as parents, siblings, children and spouse, regardless of where they live) or household (whether related or not) of any of the above persons.
 

[separator] 2. HOW TO ENTER:  NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  Beginning on or around April 1, 2013 look for Whistler Water products at participating Mac’s Convenience retail outlets in BC and AB while supplies last. To enter, text “WWBIKE” to 333777. Standard message and data rates may apply. Entries must be submitted by the entrant him/herself. Limit: one (1) entry per person per day. All entries must be submitted by 11:59p.m. Pacific time on April 28, 2013, (“Entry Deadline” and “Contest Closing Date”). If it is discovered (by the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion using any evidence available to Sponsors) that any person has attempted to: (i) obtain more than the maximum stated number of entries as outlined in these Official Contest Rules; and/or (ii) use (or attempt to use) multiple names and/or identities to enter the Contest; then (in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsors) he/she may be disqualified from the Contest and all of his/her entries voided. All entries are subject to verification at any time and for any reason.  The Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole and absolute discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Sponsors – including, without limitation, government issued photo identification) to participate in the Contest. Failure to provide such proof to the satisfaction of the Sponsors in a timely manner may result in disqualification.

[separator] 3. PRIZES: There are three (3) prizes (each a “Prize”) available to be won: one (1) in BC; one (1) in the Mac’s Convenience Northern Alberta region; and one (1) In the Mac’s convenience Southern Alberta region. Each Prize consists of one (1) Norco Santiago cruiser bike. Approximate value $569.00 CAD. Winner is responsible for all costs associated with picking up the Prize after being declared a winner in accordance with these Official Contest Rules. Winner must pick up the prize from the closest identified Norco bike dealer (http://www.norco.com/find-a-dealer/). A Prize must be claimed and picked up by June 15, 2013. If a Prize is not picked up within the specified time, the applicable Prize will be forfeited and the Sponsors have the right but not the obligation, in their sole and absolute discretion and time permitting, to select an alternate eligible entrant in accordance with these Official Contest Rules. Prize may not be exactly as shown in promotional materials.

[separator] Prizes are not transferable or assignable and must be accepted as awarded with no substitutions in cash or otherwise, except at Sponsors’ sole discretion. Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole and absolute discretion for any reason, to substitute a Prize or a component thereof with a prize or prizes of equal or greater value, including, without limitation, but at Sponsors’ sole and absolute discretion, a cash award. The Releasees (defined below) will not be responsible, however, if weather conditions, event cancellations, or other factors beyond Sponsors’ reasonable control prevent a Prize or any part of a Prize from being fulfilled. In any such event, a winner will not be provided with a substitute Prize or cash equivalent. Prizes will only be released to the verified winners. Return of any Prize/Prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate eligible winner in accordance with the procedures outlined in these Official Contest Rules. Limit: one (1) Prize per household.

[separator] 4.DRAWING: On or around May 8th, 2013, a random drawing will be conducted from among all eligible entries received in accordance with these Official Contest Rules. Sponsors or their designated agents will attempt to notify the selected entrants by phone or text message using the information provided at the time of entry. To be declared the confirmed winner of any Prize, a selected entrant must first correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question [by phone or text message] without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical, electronic or otherwise. If a selected entrant: (i) cannot be contacted within 2-5 business days [by phone or text message] of the first attempted notification; (ii) fails to correctly answer, or incorrectly answers, the skill-testing question; (iii) fails to execute and return to Sponsors any required Declaration and Release of Liability forms within the time period indicated on such forms (as applicable); and/or (iv) cannot accept the applicable Prize as awarded for any reason whatsoever; then the applicable Prize will be forfeited and the Sponsors have the right but not the obligation, in their sole and absolute discretion and time permitting, to select  an alternate eligible entrant in accordance with the these Official Contest Rules. The odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received in accordance with these Official Contest Rules at all participating locations.

[separator] 5. RELEASES, ETC.: Before being declared the confirmed winner of a Prize, a selected entrant will be required to sign a Declaration of Compliance and a Release of Liability form, which (among other things): (i) confirms compliance with these Official Contest Rules; (ii) acknowledges acceptance of the applicable Prize as awarded; (iii) releases the Sponsors, and each of their respective advertising and promotional agencies, any contest judging organization, parent companies and affiliates of the foregoing and all of their respective directors, officers, owners, partners, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Releasees”) from any and all liability in connection with this Contest, his/her participation therein and/or the awarding and use/misuse of the Prize or any portion thereof or the Prize; and (iv) agrees to the publication, reproduction and/or other use of his/her name, address, voice, statements about the Contest and/or photograph or other likeness without further notice or compensation, in any publicity or advertisement carried out by or on behalf of the Sponsors in any manner whatsoever, including print, broadcast or the internet. The Releasees do not make, nor in any manner are responsible or liable for: (i) any warranty, guarantee or representation, expressed or implied, in fact or in law relative to any Prize, including but not limited to its quality, merchantability, fitness for purpose or mechanical condition; and (ii) are not liable for injury, loss or damage of any kind resulting from the acceptance, use or misuse of any Prize, travel related thereto (as applicable), or otherwise from participation in this Contest. Declaration and Release documents must be returned within the time period indicated in the documents or the Prize will be forfeited.

[separator] 6. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY:  Without limiting the limitations of liability set forth elsewhere in these Official Contest Rules and/or the Declaration of Compliance and Release of Liability, and for greater certainty, the Releasees will not be liable for: a) any incomplete or inaccurate information, which may occur in the capturing and/or processing of entries; b) the theft, loss, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; c) any failure of any entry to be captured or recorded for any reason; d) any typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of this Contest, including but not limited to errors in advertising, these Official Contest Rules, the selection and/or announcement of eligible winner(s), and/or the distribution of any Prize(s); and/or e) any combination of the above.

[separator] 7. PERSONAL INFORMATION: By entering this Contest, entrants consent to the collection, use and disclosure of their personal information for the purposes of administering the Contest in accordance with Sponsors’ privacy policy. By accepting any Prize, the winners consent to the collection, use and disclosure to the public of their names, addresses (city, province/territory), voices, statements and photographs or other likenesses for publicity purposes in connection with the Contest in any media or formats, including but not limited to the Internet, without further notice, permission or compensation. Personal information will not otherwise be used or disclosed without consent.

[separator] 8. RIGHT TO TERMINATE, SUSPEND OR AMEND:  Sponsors reserve the right to terminate, suspend or amend this Contest, in whole or in part, at any time if any factor interferes with its proper conduct as contemplated by these Official Contest Rules.

[separator] 9. MISCELLANEOUS: Entrants who have not complied with these Official Contest Rules are subject to disqualification from this Contest and any future contest or other promotion conducted by Sponsors. All decisions of Sponsors, or any contest judging organization designated by Sponsors, are final and binding without right of appeal in all matters relating to this Contest. The Releasees will not be responsible for illegible, incomplete, lost, postage-due, misdirected or late entries, all of which will be void. All entries become the property of Sponsors and will not be acknowledged or returned. No correspondence will be entered into except with selected entrants (or any other entrant(s)) as deemed necessary by the Sponsors.

[separator] Sponsors reserve the right at their sole discretion to disqualify, from this Contest and any future Contest or other promotion conducted by Sponsors, any individual that they find or believe to be not in compliance with these Official Contest Rules; to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER PERSON TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSORS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

[separator] Subject only to applicable law and any required regulatory approval, the Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole and absolute discretion, and without prior notice, to adjust any of the dates and/or timeframes stipulated in these Official Contest Rules, to the extent necessary, for purposes of verifying compliance by any entrant or entry with these Official Contest Rules, or as a result of any other problems, or in light of any other circumstances which, in the opinion of the Sponsors, in their sole and absolute discretion, affect the proper administration of the Contest as contemplated in these Official Contest Rules, or for any other reason.

[separator] In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these English Official Contest Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related materials, the terms and conditions of these English Official Contest Rules shall prevail, govern and control to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.