Official Prize Draw Rules
1. HOW TO ENTER:
1.1 Visit Best Health Magazine, published by Reader’s Digest Magazines Canada Limited (hereinafter RD) website located at www.besthealthmag.ca and follow the instructions on how to register. You may also go to www.facebook.com/besthealth to find out how to enter. This prize draw period closes on September 22, 2017 at 23:59:59 (EDT). Website tracking determines date and time of entry.
1.2 Only one (1) entry will be accepted for the duration of this prize draw period.
1.3 No purchase is necessary to enter and to win.
2.1 This prize draw is open to Canadian residents who, at the time of participation, have reached the age of majority according to the law of the province or territory in which they reside. Employees of RD, their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, dealers, advertising and promotion agencies and their immediate families (parents, children, siblings, spouse) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of such employees/officers/directors are not eligible to enter. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received.
2.2 This prize draw is void outside of Canada.
3. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
3.2 All entry requirements specified on our website must be followed in order to be entered for an opportunity to win the prize offered.
4. PRIZE AND AWARDING
4.1 On September 25, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. an electronic draw will be performed at our Montreal office, and one (1) winner will be awarded a stay for two (2) adults at Club Med Sandpiper Bay in Florida.
4.2 This prize includes:
a) Seven (7) consecutive nights, all-inclusive package standard room, double or quadruple occupancy.
b) Meals, snacking and drinks included in the traditional Club Med all-inclusive package
c) Activities included in the traditional Club Med all-inclusive package.
This prize does not include:
a) Flights and transfers;
b) Cost of passport, tourist cards, vaccination certificates and visas;
c) Excess baggage charges;
d) Any sales or Goods and Services Taxes and any similar tax, if applicable;
e) Airport improvement fees or any fuel surcharges or other additional costs;
f) Levied by the air carrier in connection with the flights;
g) Travel insurance;
h) Transfers from winner’s home to airport for both ends of round-trip;
i) Personal expenses;
j) Optional excursions.
a) Travel must be completed by September 15, 2018 and excludes the weeks of Christmas, New Year’s, Easter, Spring School breaks, and certain weeks of July and August;
b) Reservations will be accepted based on winner’s space availability grid, can only be confirmed 90 days prior to departure and are not combinable with any other promotion;
c) The conditions of stay are as described in the Canadian Club Med brochure valid at time of travel;
d) This prize is non transferable, cannot be extended or redeemed for cash. In case of cancellation, for any given reason, the trip will be forfeited;
e) It is the winner’s responsibility and travelling companion’s to obtain all necessary travel documentation including passports and visas if applicable and to comply with any customs immigration requirements.
4.3 The prize is non-transferable, non-refundable and must be accepted as awarded. Prize cannot be used towards the accumulation of miles/points of any Loyalty Airline programs. RD reserves the right (with the approval of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux) to substitute the prize for one of equal or greater value if the prize as described cannot be awarded for any reason. The prize is guaranteed to be awarded. By entering the prize draw, entrants agree to abide by the prize draw rules, and the decisions of RD are final on all matters regarding this prize draw. In order to win a prize, participants must register at the website mentioned in 1.1 above. The qualifying winner will be notified by mail, shortly after the prize draw close date. The winner must sign a claim form and will be asked to correctly answer a skill-testing question in order to claim the prize. RD reserves the right to give away unclaimed prize to the next eligible winner.
5.1 RD is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, or misdirected entries, which will be disqualified. Only fully completed entry forms are eligible. Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt. All entries become the sole property of RD and will not be acknowledged or returned. In the event an insufficient number of entries are received, RD reserves the right to cancel the prize draw (with the approval of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux) and shall be under no obligation to award the prize. Entries not satisfying these Official Rules will be automatically disqualified. All entrants must have a valid email address. In case of dispute as to identity of entrant, entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. ‘Authorized Account Holder’ is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internal access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address.
5.2 Participation in the prize draw and acceptance of prize constitute the winner’s permission for RD to use his/her name, photograph, biographical information, and film (if applicable) and/or any statements made by the winner regarding the prize draw without notice or additional compensation. By participating, entrants and winner agree to release and hold harmless RD, and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representatives, agents, employees, officers and directors, from any and all liability, for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense whatsoever including without limitation, property damage, personal injury and/or death which may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in prize draw, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any prize draw-related activity and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy, copyright infringement, trademark infringement or any other intellectual property-related cause of action. Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or attempt to interfere with this prize draw in any way shall be disqualified.
5.3 Any attempted form of entry other than as set forth above is prohibited. RD is not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone, or other communication malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, website, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one’s ability to enter the prize draw, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this prize draw or downloading or uploading any materials in this prize draw. RD reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this prize draw (with the approval of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux) should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the prize draw. In such case, RD will select the winner from all eligible entries received. RD reserves the right to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the prize draw or website. RD may prohibit an entrant from participating in the prize draw or winning a prize if it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the prize draw by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or RD employees.
5.4 Caution: any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the prize draw may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
This prize draw complies with all Canadian laws. In Québec, the required duties have been paid. Quebec residents may submit any litigation respecting the conduct or organizing of a publicity contest to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement. Information concerning this prize draw will be available online at besthealthmag.ca. Information concerning this prize draw will be available online at besthealthmag.ca. Or you can write to: ‘Best Health Club Med Florida Prize Draw (2017)’ at The Reader’s Digest Association (Canada) ULC, c/o Prize Draw Administrator’s Office, 1125 Stanley Street, Montréal, Québec H3B 5H5. This prize draw is owned, operated and administered by The Reader’s Digest Association (Canada) ULC.