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THE NRA WHITTINGTON CENTER SWEEPSTAKES (“SWEEPSTAKES”) BEGINS AT 9:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) ON 2/8/16 AND ENDS AT 11:59 PM ET ON 8/18/17 (“ENTRY PERIOD”).
ELIGIBILITY: Open only to legal residents of the 50 United States & Washington, D.C., age 21 years or older. Subject to all applicable federal & state & local laws & regulations. Void where prohibited by law. Governed by U.S. law. Employees & their immediate families (parents, children, spouse, siblings) of the NRA Whittington Center (“the Sponsor”), its advertising & promotion agencies, their respective parent companies, affiliates, retailers, subsidiaries, sales representatives &/or distributors, & their immediate families, & those living in the same household (whether related or not) are not eligible to enter.
NRA WHITTINGTON CENTER SWEEPSTAKES: CONSUMER DISCLOSURES: No purchase or contribution of any kind necessary to enter or win. You have not yet won. Begins 2/8/16; ends 8/18/17 (“Entry Period”). Entries must be received by the earlier of date(s) mentioned elsewhere in the offer or by the following entry deadlines: Personalized mail-in entries or mail-in entries must be postmarked by 8/18/17 & received by 8/25/17. On-site entries must be deposited by close of business on 8/18/17. Online entries must be received by 11:59 PM (ET) on 8/18/17. Winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about 9/5/17 from all eligible entries received. Quantities of Prizes with their Approximate Retail Values (“ARV”): One Grand Prize: ARV: $12,730; One Fast Entry Bonus Prize: $850; One 1st Prize: ARV: $6,125; One 2nd Prize: ARV: $2,840; One 3rd Prize: ARV: $1,385; One 4th Prize: ARV: $840; Two 5th Prizes: ARV: $625 each; Three 6th Prizes: ARV: $500 each; Five 7th Prizes: ARV: $350 each; 25 8th Prizes: ARV: $50 each; 60 9th Prizes: ARV: $15 each. Description of Prizes: Prize levels Grand through 7th will offer a variety of prize choices (e.g., travel, hunts, guns, gun accessories, vehicles, merchandise, gift certificates, etc.), which may vary in each creative presentation. These prize winners only may choose any prize offered at level won. Prize choice values at a given level will approximately be the same. 8th & 9th levels will offer a variety of NRA Whittington Center logoed items to be distributed at Sponsor’s discretion of choice, subject to current availability. The actual prize awarded may not be the one featured elsewhere in this announcement. In addition, a Fast Entry Bonus Prize of a Henry .30/30 rifle (SKU H009) will be awarded to the Grand Prize winner in the event that winner replied by the Fast Entry Bonus Prize deadline mentioned in the offer to which he or she responded or complied with other requirements specified elsewhere in this offer. In the event the Grand Prize winner did not comply with the aforementioned directive(s), he or she will not receive the Fast Entry Bonus Prize. In that case a separate random drawing will be held among all other eligible entries received to award the Fast Entry Bonus Prize. Total ARV: $31,420. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received, estimated at: 1:179,000 for Grand through 4th Prizes & the Fast Entry Bonus Prize; 1:89,500 for a 5th Prize; 1:59,667 for a 6th Prize; 1:35,800 for a 7th Prize; 1:7,160 for an 8th Prize; & 1:2,983 for a 9th Prize. SPONSOR: NRA Whittington Center, 34025 U.S. 64, Raton, NM 87740.
WINNER SELECTION & WINNERS’ RESPONSIBILITIES: Random drawing will be conducted by an independent judging organization whose decisions are final & binding in all respects. Drawing will be conducted on or about September 5, 2017. Potential winners will be notified by mail, overnight courier &/or email. Three attempts will be made to contact potential winners within a 14 day period. If a potential winner fails to respond within 14 days, or if notification attempts are consistently returned as undeliverable, that potential winner will be disqualified & an alternate selected. In order to receive a prize (at the discretion of the judges), potential winners may be required to complete an Affidavit of Eligibility & Release of Liability which must be signed & returned (along with any other documentation the Sponsor reasonably requires for prize fulfillment, such as, but not limited to providing proof of identity) within 14 days of date printed on notification or an alternate winner will be selected in a separate random drawing. Prizes awarded within approximately 30 days of winner verification, except in cases of delay of availability; Sponsor is not responsible for such delays. Prizes are not redeemable for cash, exchange or transferable, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion, who reserves the right to substitute any prize with one of similar or greater value if any prize or any portion thereof is unavailable. Any gun prize winner must conform to all local, state & federal regulations as applicable & must make arrangements for delivery of firearms with appropriate federally licensed firearms dealers as required by State & Federal law. Any winner whose potential selection to win a firearm prize would otherwise be in violation of federal, state, or local law will receive an alternate prize of equal value selected at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. If for any reason whatsoever, a gun prize winner is not able to accept the prize due to reasons such as, but not limited to physical impairment, mental disability, etc., he/ she will receive an alternate prize at Sponsor’s discretion. State & local laws, restrictions & regulations may limit or prohibit the sale, prize distribution, carry or use of certain prizes. No advertised item is intended for prize distribution or sale in those states or in those areas where such item is prohibited by law. Mention of product or service in advertisement or text does not mean it has been tested or approved by Sponsor. If a prize is not picked up within 30 days of required date, winner bears risk of loss or damage. After 30 days, prize is considered forfeited & an alternate winner will be selected at random. Any prize trip or hunt includes: round-trip coach airfare for winner only to/from a major commercial airport nearest winner’s primary residence & accommodations. Winner is responsible for any incidental charges not mentioned herein. Actual value of trip or hunt depends on location of winner & airfares at time of departure. Winner must travel on dates specified by Sponsor or forfeit all rights to prize. Blackout dates/restrictions apply. Winner must obtain proper documentation (e.g., valid photo ID, hunting license, tags, etc.) prior to prize award or travel. Any vehicle winner must have a valid U.S. driver’s license & provide proof of vehicle insurance before prize is awarded. Vehicle will be delivered to dealership closest to winner. All winners are responsible for any applicable expenses not expressly stated in offer, including federal, state & local income & sales taxes, insurance, licensing, registration & title fees, any options not included & expenses associated with claiming or picking up prizes. Winners of prizes valued at $600 or more will be required to furnish his/her Social Security Number to Sponsor or Sponsor’s agent for tax reporting purposes and firearms prize fulfillment.
RELEASE: By entering, each entrant accepts & agrees to be bound by these rules & decisions of Sponsor & its judges. By accepting the prize, each winner agrees that Sponsor, its independent judging organization, prize donors & any entity connected with this Sweepstakes accept no responsibility or liability in connection with losses or damages of any kind caused by or resulting from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize awarded hereunder, including but not limited to personal injury or death. Except where prohibited by law, entry & acceptance of prize constitute permission to use winners’ names & likenesses for purposes of advertising, promotion & publicity without additional compensation. Sponsor is not responsible if Sweepstakes cannot be implemented due to delays or interruptions caused by acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather, utility outages or acts of terrorism. Winners acknowledge Sponsor & all other businesses concerned with this Sweepstakes & their agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the quality, conditions, fitness or merchantability of any aspect of prize except that the prize shall be subject to manufacturer’s stated warranty.
WINNERS LIST: For a copy of the winners list (available after 11/30/17), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by 11/30/17 to: NRA Whittington Sweepstakes Request, NRA Whittington Center Membership Division, P.O. Box 700, Raton, NM 87740.
OPT-OUT: To opt-out of Sponsor’s future Sweepstakes mailings write to: NRA Whittington Center Membership Division, P.O. Box 700, Raton, NM 87740.
NOTICE TO ONLINE ENTRANTS: 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 email address submitted at time of entry. Authorized Account Holder means the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered, or mass entries or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices are void. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged or illegible entries; or (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 transmission 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. 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 and the independent judging organization, 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) withdraw the online method of entry if it becomes technically corrupted (including if a computer virus or system malfunction inalterably impairs its ability to conduct the Sweepstakes), and to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to withdrawal.
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