2021 Soccer Icon Official Contest Rules
ENTRY FEE FOR PHASE 1 TRYOUTS IS $250.00 USD. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO COMPETE IN PHASE 2 FINALS. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING THE GRAND PRIZE. SEMIFINALISTS FROM PHASE 1 AND FINAL GRAND PRIZE WINNER FROM PHASE 2 WILL BE CHOSEN ON MERIT. (ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
Soccer Icon (the "Contest") is open to male legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are ages eleven (11) to sixteen (16) by the first competition date of Phase One Tryouts in Official Cities. Employees of Iconz Experience LLC and other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. The Contest is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
The Contest is sponsored by Iconz Experience LLC, located at 260 1st Avenue S, Suite 200-154, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
3. Agreement to Official Rules
Entering the Contest constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.
4. Contest Period
The Contest begins on April 01, 2021 at 9am EST and ends on November 23, 2021 at 5pm EST (the "Contest Period"). Entries that are submitted before or after the Contest Period will be disqualified. Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the Contest using any of the following methods: Online
5. How to Enter
Online: This method of entry will be available by visiting our website (www.iconzexperience.com/soccericon) and following the directions provided to fill out the entry information and submit.
Limit one (1) entry per person, per email address, and per household for the duration of the Contest Period, regardless of method of entry. Entries received from any person, e-mail address, or household in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
6. Prize Notification
The Sponsor will attempt to notify the potential winner by December 07, 2021. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within five (5) days after the date of the first attempt to contact him/her, the Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner in his/her place at random from the remaining non-winning, eligible entries.
7. Winner Notification
The potential winners will be notified by email, mail, and phone. The parent or legal guardian of the Grand Prize will be required to complete, electronically sign, and submit a Declaration of Compliance within five (5) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim his/her prize. If a potential winner cannot be contacted or fails to submit the Declaration of Compliance within the required time period (if applicable), or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. Being that the winner is a minor, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize in the name of his parent or legal guardian, who will be required to sign the Declaration of Compliance on the potential winner’s behalf and fulfill any other requirements imposed on winner set forth herein. Potential winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner
Grand Prize (1) - All expense paid trip to the United Kingdom which includes: a 2-week training experience with EPL Team Watford FC (with the relevant Academy Age Group), roundtrip airfare and accommodations from the United States of America to the United Kingdom for the Grand Prize Winner and one relative. Winner must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian for the duration of the prize redemption including all travel and transport. All federal, state and/or local, income and other taxes, if any, are the winner’s sole responsibility. No prize or any portion thereof is transferable or redeemable for cash. Any portion of the prize that is not used by December 31, 2022 is forfeited. No substitution of prize is offered, no transfer of prize to a third party is permitted. Grand Prize worth is approximately $4995.00 USD.
9. General Conditions
In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or other technical problem, or in the event the Contest is unable to run as planned for any other reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the Contest to address the impairment and then resume the Contest in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Contest and, in the event of termination, award the prize at random from among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorney's fees) and any other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
10. Release and Limitations of Liability
By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Contest, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents (the Released Parties) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors associated with the Contest, including lost, interrupted or unavailable Internet Service Provider (ISP), network, server, wireless service provider, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cellular tower or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest; (c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors; (d) application downloads, (e) any other errors or problems in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the Contest, the announcement of the winner, the cancellation or postponement of the event and/or the flyover, if applicable, the incorrect downloading of the application, the processing of entries application downloads or in any Contest-related materials; or (f) injury, death, losses or damages of any kind, to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrants participation in the Contest or acceptance, receipt or misuse of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto). Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Contest, and in no event shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorney's fees. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in Florida. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Florida, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Florida.
12. Publicity and Marketing
The acceptance of Prize constitutes permission by the legal parent or guardian to the Sponsor to use the Winner’s name, voice, statements, image, and likeness, including but not limited to any postings, photos, or videos made on social media by the winner in connection with the Contest, for purposes of advertising and trade, in any medium, without further compensation or notice, unless prohibited by law.
13. Winner Selection
The Top 100 contestants from Phase One who are chosen to compete in Phase Two will compete in Florida on November 21, 2021 through November 23, 2021 (inclusive). One contestant from Phase Two will be chosen on merit as the Grand Prize winner by Watford FC and Iconz Experience, LLC. All decisions regarding prize awards made by Watford FC and Iconz Experience, LLC and are final and binding.