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Where Is It? Official Rules

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OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. The "Where Is It? Sweepstakes" ("Sweepstakes") begins at 12:01 AM Eastern Time ("ET") on 8/15/08 and ends at 11:59 PM (ET) on 4/30/09 ("Sweepstakes Entry Period").

Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and Canada (except residents of the province of Quebec), age 13 or older at time of entry. Employees of SKI Magazine (the "Sponsor") and its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to enter or win. Sweepstakes governed by U.S.law. Subject to all applicable federal, state, local, and provincial laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law.

How to Enter: Visit skinet.com and follow all entry instructions including e-mailing your answer to the monthly issue Where Is It? Sweepstakes Question and providing your name, address, city, state/province, zip, date of birth. To be eligible for the applicable random drawing (as detailed below), your answer must be correct and must state for which Issue you are submitting your answer (e.g., September 2008 Issue – the answer is….). If no one answers correctly or no eligible entry is received in any applicable Issue Entry Period, the prize for that Issue will not be awarded. Limit: One entry per person per Issue Entry Period. All entries and requests become Sponsor's property and will not be returned or acknowledged.

Random Drawings: There will be a total of seven random drawings during the Sweepstakes Entry Period as follows:


Entries received during a given Issue Entry Period will only be valid for the random drawing for which they were received (as outlined above) and will not be entered into subsequent random drawing A winner will be selected for each Issue Entry Period in a random drawing from all eligible entries received during that applicable Issue Entry Period. Each random drawing will be conducted on or about 5:00 PM (ET) on each Drawing Date mentioned above at the offices of the independent judging organization (1040 6th Avenue, New York, NY) whose decisions are final and binding.

Prizes/Approximate Retail Values ("ARV"): There are a total of seven (7) prizes.


Size, color and model of prizes to be awarded are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Maximum value of all prizes: $3,099.00. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received per Issue Entry Period.

Winners acknowledge that the Sponsor and all other businesses concerned with this Sweepstakes and its agents do not make, nor are in any manner are 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 each prize shall be subject to the manufacturer's standard warranty. Limit of one prize per household throughout the Sweepstakes Entry Period.

Notification: Winners will be notified by email and/or mail and at the judge's discretion, will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability and a Publicity Release ("Affidavit/Release") within 14 days of date specified on notification, or an alternate winner will be selected at random. If an Affidavit/Release or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, it will result in disqualification, and the corresponding prize will be awarded to an alternate winner in a separate random drawing from among the remaining non-winning eligible entries for the corresponding drawing. If winner for the pair of skis is otherwise eligible under these Official Rules, but is nevertheless deemed a minor in his or her state of primary residence, the prize will be awarded in the name of winner's parent or legal guardian who must execute and sign Affidavit/Release on winner's behalf. Canadian winner will be required to correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question in order to receive a prize. Prizes awarded within 30 days after each winner's verification. No prize substitutions are permitted, except Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value, in Sponsor's sole discretion if a prize is not available. Prizes are not redeemable for cash. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferable. Winners are responsible for all federal, state, local and provincial sales and income taxes. Any other incidental expenses on prize not specified herein are the sole responsibility of the winners. Entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission to use each winner's name, prize won, hometown and likeness for online posting and promotional purposes without further compensation, except where prohibited by law.

General: Participating entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges and the Sponsor, and release the Sponsor and its affiliated companies, and all other businesses involved in this Sweepstakes, as well as the employees, officers, directors and agents of each, from all claims and liability relating to their participation, acceptance and use of prize. Winners assume all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or use or redemption of any prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prizes.

Winners' List: For winners' list (available after 5/30/09) send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by 5/30/09 to: Where Is It? Sweepstakes Winners, SKI Magazine, 5720 Flatirons Parkway, Boulder, CO 80301.

Sponsor: SKI Magazine, 5720 Flatirons Parkway, Boulder, CO 80301.

Notice to Entrants: In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entry, entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the 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 web site 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. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify any person it believes has intentionally violated these Official Rules; and (ii) withdraw the Sweepstakes 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.

LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER OR VANDALIZE THIS WEB SITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.


penses on prize not specified herein are the sole responsibility of the winners. Entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission to use each winner's name, prize won, hometown and likeness for online posting and promotional purposes without further compensation, except where prohibited by law.

General: Participating entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges and the Sponsor, and release the Sponsor and its affiliated companies, and all other businesses involved in this Sweepstakes, as well as the employees, officers, directors and agents of each, from all claims and liability relating to their participation, acceptance and use of prize. Winners assume all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or use or redemption of any prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prizes.

Winners' List: For winners' list (available after 5/30/09) send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by 5/30/09 to: Where Is It? Sweepstakes Winners, SKI Magazine, 5720 Flatirons Parkway, Boulder, CO 80301.

Sponsor: SKI Magazine, 5720 Flatirons Parkway, Boulder, CO 80301.

Notice to Entrants: In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entry, entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the 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 web site 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. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify any person it believes has intentionally violated these Official Rules; and (ii) withdraw the Sweepstakes 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.

LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER OR VANDALIZE THIS WEB SITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.


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