Touchdown in Paradise Official Contest Rules

Please note that your registration into this Contest constitutes your acceptance of these Official Rules.

Questions?

Contact us at 800.482.7357 ext. 767, or email gwcmarketing@gwcwarranty.com

Sponsor

GWC Warranty Corporation, 40 Coal Street, Showroom Level, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702

Timing

Contest is in effect for GWC vehicle service contracts remitted, paid for and booked in October and November 2016.

How to Enter

  • To participate in the contest dealers must register at gwcwarranty.com/touchdown/register
  • You must be registered for a chance to win. 
  • ALL DEALERS MUST BE REGISTERED BY NO LATER THAN FRIDAY NOVEMBER 25, 2016 IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST

Eligibility

  • In order to be eligible to win the Touchdown in Paradise contest, dealers must be participants in GWC’s WealthBuilder program and in generally good standing with GWC. 
  • Those eligible to register for the contest is limited to the Dealer Principal, Owner, Officer or General Manager of Record.
  • Winners and accompanying guests for the Le Blanc trip must be at least 18 years of age by award travel date. 

Prizes

1 Grand Prize: a four-day and three-night trip for winner and one (1) trip participant to Houston, Texas, including two (2) tickets to Super Bowl LI scheduled to be held on Sunday, February 5, 2017 in Houston, Texas (“Super Bowl”); round-trip, coach-class air transportation from a major commercial airport near winner's residence to a major commercial airport near Houston, Texas (airports determined by GWC; if winner resides within 100 miles of Houston, Texas, GWC reserves the right to provide ground transportation in lieu of air transportation); three (3) nights' accommodations at the Woodlands Waterway Marriott (one (1) room, double occupancy); ground transportation to/from airport/hotel and hotel/Super Bowl venue; and $1,000 spending money. (Grand Prize Restrictions: Super Bowl venue seating is determined by GWC in its sole discretion. GWC is not responsible for issues arising from venue management or operation. GWC is not responsible for the postponement or cancellation of the Super Bowl; if the Super Bowl is cancelled, postponed or otherwise not conducted as originally scheduled, the Grand Prize will be awarded without tickets to the Super Bowl on the same itinerary and no additional or substitute compensation will be provided. GWC reserves the right to deny the winner or any of his or her trip participants the right to use any part or all of the Grand Prize if he or she engages in any disruptive or offensive conduct, as determined by GWC in its sole discretion. Grand Prize is subject to availability, blackout dates and other restrictions. Winner and his or her trip participants must travel together on the same itinerary specified by GWC. Any trip participant who is a minor in his or her state of residence must be accompanied by his or her parent or legal guardian. GWC is not responsible for any cancellation, delay, diversion or substitution or any act or omission whatsoever by the air carriers, hotel, Super Bowl venue or any other person or entity providing any services in connection with the Grand Prize. All expenses not specifically described above (including meals, gratuities, insurance, personal and hotel incidentals and additional ground transportation) are the responsibility solely of winner. Additional restrictions may apply.) Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $16,700. (Actual value of Grand Prize may vary due to air fare fluctuations; any difference between stated ARV and actual Grand Prize value will not be awarded.) 


3 First Prizes: a six-day and five-night trip for winner and one (1) trip participant to Cancun, Mexico; round-trip, coach-class air transportation from a major commercial airport near winner's residence to Cancun International Airport; five (5) nights' accommodations at the Le Blanc Spa Resort (one (1) Royale Honeymoon Suite, double occupancy); ground transportation to/from airport/hotel; and a $1,500 resort credit (awarded upon check-in). Winner and his or her trip participants must be 18 years or older and travel together on the same itinerary specified by GWC. GWC is not responsible for any cancellation, delay, diversion or substitution or any act or omission whatsoever by the air carriers, hotel or any other person or entity providing any services in connection with the First Prize. ARV: $8,000 each.

Winning

  • The WealthBuilder dealer with the highest year-over-year net sales growth over their baseline (provided by GWC) from October-November 2016 will be named the winner of the Grand Prize trip to Super Bowl LI in Houston, TX.
  • The remaining three (3) WealthBuilder dealers with the highest year-over-year net sales growth (in each of their regions) over their baseline (provided by GWC) from October-November 2016 will win the First Prize trip to Le Blanc Spa Resort in Cancun, Mexico.
  • The top winning dealer may opt-out of the Grand Prize trip and choose Le Blanc Spa Resort as an alternative. In that case, the second highest growing dealer will be awarded the Grand Prize.
  • Cash equivalents will not be provided in lieu of any trip.

Winners

  • Winners will be announced after the final numbers have been tallied and verified in mid-December 2016.
  • All travel arrangements will be made through a GWC-designated travel agent.
  • Winners must provide their travel information by the deadlines communicated by GWC or they will forfeit their prize

Personal Data

  • When you submit an entry, you understand that you are submitting to GWC your name, contact information, and the other information you provide on the registration page.
  • Any personally identifiable information collected during your participation in the Contest will be collected and used by GWC, its affiliates, agents and marketers only for the proper administration and fulfillment of the Contest, as described in these Rules (including inclusion in a winners’ list if applicable) and in accordance with the GWC's privacy policy at: http://gwcwarranty.com/about/privacy-policy

Release

By receipt of any prize, winners agree to release and hold harmless GWC Warranty Corporation and its agents from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

Publicity

Except where prohibited, participation in the contest constitutes each winner's consent to GWC’s use of name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media without further payment or consideration.

Taxation

  • Winners of this contest will receive a Form 1099-MISC reporting the market value of the prize they received for the 2017 calendar year. This information will also be submitted to the IRS.
  • Participants are encouraged to seek professional tax advice with respect to the proper tax treatment of awards under this program. Any liability for federal, state or other taxes for this program will be the sole responsibility of the Award Recipient. GWC will not be responsible for payment of any such taxes.

General Conditions

  • GWC reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Contest, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond GWC’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Contest, as determined by us in our sole discretion. 
  • We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to disqualify any individual we find to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.  
  • Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, GWC reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  • GWC’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.


Interpretation and Audit Procedures

All claims, issues, and matters regarding this Program shall be directed to gwcmarketing@gwcwarranty.com. GWC will make all decisions relating to the interpretation and application of any Program rule or phrase. GWC reserves the right disqualify any contracts not written or reported in accordance with these program rules. GWC will decide any question of eligibility or any other matter relating to the interpretation, scope or application of this program; or any rule thereof, at their sole discretion; and such decision shall be final and binding upon all Participants and Winners. GWC reserves the right to cancel, amend or revoke the Program at any time, for any reason, including, but not limited to, terms of participation or in order to improve the effectiveness of the program.

Trademarks

The National Football League, its member professional football clubs, NFL Ventures, Inc., NFL Ventures, L.P., NFL Properties LLC, NFL Enterprises LLC, NFL Productions LLC, NFL International LLC, NFL Players Association, NFL Players, Inc., and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees (collectively, the “NFL Entities”) will have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with this Contest. The NFL Entities have not sponsored this Contest in any way.