#MIKidsCan Youth Skater of the Game Official Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan #MIKidsCan Youth Skater of the Game Official Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations



ELIGIBILITY: YOU MUST BE A MICHIGAN RESIDENT THROUGHOUT THE ENTRY PERIOD TO BE ELIGIBLE TO WIN. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan #MIKidsCan Youth Skater of the Game Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of Michigan, who are ages 8-12 years old as of March 26, 2016.Minors must have consent of their legal guardian. Legal guardian grants permission to the minor to enter this Sweepstakes and the minor and his/her legal guardian both make the aforementioned representation.  Potential winners may be required to provide proof of legal U.S. residency if requested by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (the “Sponsor”) to determine eligibility and as a condition of prize award. Employees of Sponsor, and all of their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, agents, affiliates, suppliers, printers, distributors and advertising, promotional and judging agencies (collectively, Sponsor and Promotion Parties) and the immediate family members of each, are not eligible to participate or win. Employees of the Sponsor and Promotion Parties must clearly disclose their employment relationship to the sweepstakes within any social media posts they publish to promote the sweepstakes on their own free will. Sponsors retain the right to arbitrarily and subjectively disqualify any Submission that is deemed inappropriate for any reason.


TO ENTER: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. All federal, state and local regulations apply.  Void where prohibited by law.  The Sweepstakes runs from March 1, 2016 at 12:01 a.m. to March 10, 2016 at 11:59 p.m., Eastern Time (ET) (“Promotional Period”). Participation is subject to these rules (Official Rules). The Promotion is open to legal residents of the United States residing in Michigan ages eight (8) to twelve (12) years old at the time of entry. Minors must have parent’s/legal guardian’s consent to participate,. There are two (2) ways to enter the Promotion:

  1. Online: Visit ahealthiermichigan.org/mikidscan and follow the links and instructions to complete and submit the entry form. You will automatically receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Duplicate entries will not be counted.
  2. Mail-In: Print your name, address, telephone number and email address on a 3×5 card and mail to: ATTN: #MIKidsCan Youth Skater of the Game Sweepstakes, 600 E. Lafayette, Mail Code 0210, Detroit MI 48226. One (1) entry per person, per home address during the Promotion Period. All entries must be postmarked by March 10, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. EST and received by Sponsor no later than March 14, 2016 at 11:59 p.m., EST, to be considered for entry into the sweepstakes.

Limit: Each entrant may enter one (1) time during the Promotion Period, regardless of method of entry. Sponsor is not responsible for late, undelivered, misaddressed, ineligible, misdirected, illegible, incomplete or incorrect entries, and has sole discretion on determining ineligible entries. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes at any time. These “Official Rules” are available by mailing a request to #MIKidsCan Youth Skater c/o Social Media, 600 E. Lafayette, Mail Code 0210, Detroit MI 48226.

CONDUCT: By entering this sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges that shall be final and binding in all respects. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the submission process or the operation of the sweepstake; or to be acting in any manner deemed by Sponsor to be in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in any manner deemed by Sponsor to be unsportsmanlike or disruptive, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.


SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, 600 E. Lafayette, Detroit, MI 48226.


SELECTION OF WINNER/ODDS AND NOTIFICATION: Sponsor will randomly select the potential Sweepstakes winner from all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. The odds of winning the prize depend upon the number of eligible entries received. The potential winner will be notified by phone and/or email on or around March 14, 2016. If the potential winner cannot be reached after a reasonable effort has been exerted, if he/she is found to be ineligible, or if he/she cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, such potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate potential winner will be selected at sole discretion of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. All prizes must be claimed by March 16, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. EST. There will be five (5) alternate drawings after which the prize will remain unawarded. Sponsor’s and Administrator’s decisions on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes are binding and final. Noncompliance with these rules may result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected.


ONE (1) GRAND PRIZE: One youth skater of the game experience, four tickets to the March 26, 2016 Detroit Red Wings Game, one youth-sized jersey, a souvenir video of the experience. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) $208.


For All Prizes: Users who have been selected to participate as a previous youth skater of the game within the last year are not eligible to win. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value as necessary.  All prizes are non-transferable.  All taxes on prizes are the sole responsibility of winner. All prizes are awarded “AS IS” and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, expressed or implied. SPONSOR does not provide any equipment necessary for the event, including but not limited to skates, pads, helmet, etc., nor does Sponsor provide transportation or parking to or from any prize events. Limit: One (1) prize per person.

GENERAL: This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. Prizes will be awarded only to residents of the state of Michigan. Except as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, no substitution of prize is offered, no transfer of prize to a third party is permitted, and non-cash prizes may not be redeemed for cash value. Prize winners will be solely responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes on prizes. If applicable, winner may receive an IRS Form 1099 for the retail value of the prize. All other expenses on the receipt and use of the prize not specifically mentioned herein are solely the responsibility of the winner. Any portion of a prize not accepted by winner will be forfeited.


LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: The Sponsor, Olympia Entertainment, The Detroit Red Wings and the National Hockey League and their respective parents, affiliates, divisions, licensees, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, and each of the foregoing entities’ respective employees, officers, directors, shareholders and agents (the “Released Parties”), are not responsible for including, but not limited to, incorrect or inaccurate transfer of Submission information, human error, technical malfunction, lost/delayed data transmissions, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer or mobile phone equipment, software or any combination thereof, inability to access websites or apps, damage to a user’s computer system (hardware and/or software) due to participation in this Sweepstakes or any other problem or error that may occur. By entering, participants agree to release and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against, any and all rights, claims, and causes of action whatsoever that they may have, or which may arise, against any of them for any liability for any matter, cause or thing whatsoever, including but not limited to any injury, loss, damage, whether direct, indirect, compensatory, incidental or consequential, to person, including death and property, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from their acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize in the Sweepstakes, or their participation in the Sweepstakes, or their participation in any Sweepstakes or prize-related activity. Submission materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if this Sweepstakes or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper playing of this Sweepstakes and processing of entries per these rules, including but not limited to, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering or unauthorized intervention affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion thereof, or to amend these rules without notice. In the event of a dispute as to who submitted a Submission, the Submission will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the person assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the email address in question. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion to disqualify any person who tampers or is suspected of tampering with the Submission. Caution: any attempt by an Entrant to deliberately damage any website, including but not limited to, the ahealthiermichigan.org website, or undermine the legitimate operation of the promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and or other remedies from any such Entrant to the fullest extent permitted by law.


WINNER RELEASES: All participants by entering this Sweepstakes, grant full permission to Sponsor to use, publish or republish participants’ submissions, as well as name, nickname, voice, biographical information, photograph, and/or other likeness, however captured, for any purpose (including, without limitation, for advertising, sales, promotional and/or any other commercial purposes), in any media or format now or hereafter known, worldwide and in perpetuity, without further compensation, authorization or notification to participant or anyone on participant’s behalf, and agree to release Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network, its affiliates, sponsor and all officers, directors, equity holders, and agents of the foregoing from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with this Sweepstakes or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to and/or from any prize-related activity or any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or in the announcement or offering of any prize. By entering this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree that all entries and the contents thereof belong to the Sponsor. Sponsor makes no representation or warranty of any kind concerning the appearance, performance or safety of any prize.


PRIVACY: Sponsor shall be responsible for the collection and use of information provided by Entrants. Sponsor use and collection of information provided by entrants (including information provided on the entry form) is subject to Sponsor’s privacy policies http://www.bcbsm.com/index/common/important-information/privacy-practices.html#Privacy (“Privacy Policies”). By entering this Sweepstakes, you consent to that collection and use in accordance with the Privacy Policies. If you do not agree to this privacy statement, you should not enter.

NAME OF WINNERS: The winner’s name may be requested by sending the request to #MIKidsCan Youth Skater of the Game Sweepstakes c/o Social Media, 600 E. Lafayette, Mail Code 0210, Detroit MI 48226 after March 26, 2016.

SPONSOR: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, 600 E. Lafayette, Detroit, Michigan 48226. ADMINISTRATOR: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, 600 E. Lafayette, Detroit, Michigan 48226

The Detroit Red Wings, Olympia and the National Hockey League are not Sponsors or Administrators of this Promotion.

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