Gopher Court Kids Contest Rules

1. Eligibility
The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry, and a parent or legal guardian of a minor child who is a legal U.S. resident between the ages of 8 and 12 years old as of 1/1/19.  Employees of AAA Minneapolis and other companies associated with the promotion of the Sweepstakes, 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 Sweepstakes is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

2. Sponsor
The Sweepstakes Sponsor is AAA Minneapolis. Sponsor address is 5400 Auto Club Way, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55416.

3. Agreement to Official Rules
Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrants 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. Promotion Period
The Sweepstakes begins on 1/2/19 at 12:00:00 AM CST and ends 2/28/19 at 11:59:59 PM CST. Entries submitted before or after the Sweepstakes Period will be disqualified. Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the Sweepstakes via the online form available at the website listed below.

5. How to Enter
Entrees must be submitted online via the submission form available at www.aaa.com/gophers. Limit one (1) entry per person per day for the duration of the Sweepstakes Period. Entries received from any person, e-mail address, mobile phone number, or household more than the stated limit will be void. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

6. Prize Drawing
The Sponsor will select one (1) winner from all eligible entries for the seventeen (17) men’s and women’s home basketball games listed below. Winners will be chosen at least four days before each basketball game. The odds of being selected depend on the number of entries received. Limit one (1) winner per person per household during the promotion. Sponsor will not honor requests to change game dates or opponents.

Men’s Basketball Home Games 

Women’s Basketball Home Games 

1/8/19 vs. Maryland 

1/6/19 vs. Illinois 

1/12/19 vs. Ruggers 

1/14/19 vs. Iowa 

1/19/19 vs. Penn State 

1/24/19 vs. Purdue 

1/29/19 vs. Iowa 

1/28/19 vs. Ohio State 

1/30/19 vs. Illinois 

2/3/19 vs. Rutgers 

2/6/19 vs. Wisconsin 

2/10/19 vs. Northwestern 

2/16/19 vs. Indiana 

2/17/19 vs. Penn State 

2/21/19 vs. Michigan 

3/3/19 vs. Michigan State 

3/5/19 vs. Purdue 

 

 

7. Winner Notification
Potential winners will be notified by phone. Potential winners must comply with all terms and conditions of the Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. Sponsor will attempt to notify the winner via telephone at least three days before the predetermined basketball game. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within 24 hours after the first attempt to reach him/her, the Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner in his/her place at random from the remaining non-winning, eligible entries. If a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries.

8. Prizes
The Sweepstakes winner will receive a game ticket for one (1) Court Kid and two (2) additional tickets for their parent or guardian. The Court Kid will receive a Court Kid t-shirt and be required to assist in cleaning the court with a dry mop during assigned game breaks. The approximate retail value of the game tickets and experience is $200.

9. General Conditions
In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes to address the impairment and then resume the Sweepstakes in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Sweepstakes and, in the event of termination, award the prize at random from among the eligible, nonsuspect 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 Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes, 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 Sweepstakes, 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 Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes, 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 Sweepstakes; (c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors; (d)lost, late, incomplete, garbled, illegible, undelivered, stolen, damaged, delayed, postage-due or misdirected mail, entries, application downloads, or text messages;(e) any other errors or problems in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes, 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 text messages or in any Sweepstakes-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 Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes, and in no event shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorneys 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 Sweepstakes. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.

11. Disputes
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in Minnesota. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Minnesota, 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 Minnesota.

12. Privacy
Information collected from entrants is subject to the Sponsor's privacy policy.

13. Winner List
To request the name of the winners send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to 5400 Auto Club Way, Attn: Marketing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55416. Winner List requests will only be accepted after the promotion end date.