Entering the Competition
The Evans Cycles Grand Depart competition (the "Competition") is open to UK residents aged 18 and over ("You") subject to paragraph 2. below.
Employees or agencies of Guardian News & Media Limited ("GNM", "We") its group companies or their family members, or anyone else connected with the Competition may not enter the Competition.
By entering the Competition you are accepting these terms and conditions.
To enter the Competition, you must enter your details as above.
If You have any questions about how to enter or in connection with the Competition, please e-mail [email protected]
with "Evans Cycles Grand Depart competition" in the subject line.
You are responsible for the cost (if any) of sending your Competition entry to us.
Only one entry is permitted per person.
The closing date and time of the Competition is 23:59 on 30 June 2014. Entries received after that date and time will not be considered. GNM reserves the right in its absolute discretion to extend the closing date where the entries are not of sufficient quality.
Picking the winner
The winner will be chosen from a random draw of entries.
One winner and guest will win a VIP day at the English Institute of Sport, Sheffield Sunday 6 July 2014 to watch the second phase of the Grand Depart. The day will include a visit to the English Institute of Sport, tour of the Technical Zone, meet and greet with a Yorkshire Cycling Pro, lunch and VIP grandstand seating to watch the Tour. The winner and guest will be given one night's hotel accommodation in Sheffield. The winner will receive an Oakley goody bag including a pair of Oakley Radarlock glasses.
The prize must be taken Sunday 6 July 2014. The prize is non-transferable and has no cash alternative.
You must pay all other costs associated with the prize and not specifically included in the prize.
The winner will be notified by GNM by email or telephone by 2 July 2014. If a winner does not respond to GNM by 23:59 3 July 2014 by GNM, then the winner's prize will be forfeited and GNM shall be entitled to select another winner (and that winner will have to respond to the phone call or email from GNM within 1 day or else they will also forfeit their prize). If a winner rejects their prize, then the winner's prize will be forfeited and GNM shall be entitled to select another winner.
We retain the right to substitute the prize with another prize of similar value in the event that the original prize offered is not available.
Some other rules
Entries on behalf of another person will not be accepted and joint submissions are not allowed.
We take no responsibility for entries that are lost, delayed, misdirected or incomplete or cannot be delivered or entered for any technical or other reason. Proof of delivery of the entry is not proof of receipt.
Details of the winners can be obtained by sending a stamped addressed envelope to the following address: Evans Grand Depart competition, Guardian Labs, Guardian News & Media Limited, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU.
No purchase is necessary.
The winner may be required for promotional activity.
The Promoter of the Competition is Guardian News & Media Limited whose address is Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU. Any complaints regarding the Competition should be sent to this address.
The competition prize is provided by Evans Cycles, Evans Cycles, Camino Park, James Watt Way, Crawley, West Sussex RH10 9TZ.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, the prize provider excludes: (a )all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied; and (b) any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any participant in connection with this Prize Draw. This shall not be deemed to exclude or restrict liability for death or personal injury resulting from the negligence of the prize provider or their employees or agents."
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude the liability of GNM for death, personal injury, fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation as a result of its negligence.
GNM accepts no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered by You as a result of entering the Competition or accepting any prize. GNM further disclaims liability for any injury or damage to You or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in or downloading any materials in connection with the Competition.
GNM reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this Competition with or without prior notice due to reasons outside its control (including, without limitation, in the case of anticipated, suspected or actual fraud). The decision of GNM in all matters under its control is final and binding.
GNM shall not be liable for any failure to comply with its obligations where the failure is caused by something outside its reasonable control. Such circumstances shall include, but not be limited to, weather conditions, fire, flood, hurricane, strike, industrial dispute, war, hostilities, political unrest, riots, civil commotion, inevitable accidents, supervening legislation or any other circumstances amounting to force majeure.
The Competition will be governed by English law.