Official Contest Rules – Alfred Dunhill Links Championship PRIZE DRAW
NO PURCHASE OR DONATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR DONATION WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Void where prohibited or otherwise restricted by applicable law.
Alfred Dunhill Links Championship PRIZE DRAW (the “Prize Draw”) begins on 29 September 2021 at 09:00 GMT and ends on 6 October 2021 at 24:00 GMT (the “Prize Draw Period”).
PROMOTER: Alfred Dunhill Limited whose registered office is at 15 Hill Street, London, W1J 5QT.
ELIGIBILITY: This Prize Draw is open to individuals, who at the time of entry  are at least 18 years of age or the age of majority in their state, province or country of residence,  possess the legal capacity to enter into contract, and  have an Instagram account (“you” or “Entrant”). Employees, officers, directors and agents of Promoter, their associated companies, professional advisors, advertising and promotions agencies, as well as members of such employees’ and agents’ immediate families (spouses, and parents, children and siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and individuals living in the same household with such employees and agents, whether or not related, are not eligible to win. The Prize Draw is subject to all applicable national, federal, state, provincial and local laws, rules and regulations. By entering this Prize Draw, you agree that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by these Official Rules (“Rules”), and you further warrant that you have the legal capacity to enter the Prize Draw and accept the Rules (i.e. that you are of sufficient age and mental capacity and are entitled to be legally bound in contract). Promoter reserves the right to disqualify anybody that it believes is ineligible to enter.
TERRITORIES: This Prize Draw is open to residents of the United Kingdom only. Any Entrants not from the United Kingdom shall not be considered.
HOW TO ENTER: In order to participate, the Entrants must:
- 1. follow @dunhilllinks on Instagram; and
- 2. tag a friend who you'd like to play these two incredible courses with (together an “Entry”).
The opening date for entries is 09:00 GMT on the 29 September 2021 and the closing date of the Prize Draw is 24:00 GMT on the 6 October 2021. Entries received after this time will not be considered. Each eligible entrant may enter only once. If more than one Entry is received per person, only the first Entry received will be eligible. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the Instagram account will be deemed to be the entrant. “Authorized account holder” of an Instagram account is the natural person in whose name the e-mail address associated with the Instagram account has been issued. A selected winner may be asked to provide Promoter with proof that the selected winner is the authorized account holder of the Instagram account associated with the winning Entry. If a dispute cannot be resolved, the Entry will be deemed ineligible. Use of automated devices not valid for Entry.
THE PRIZE: At random, one winner will receive the following prize:
- • one fourball at Kingsbarns Golf Links in Scotland (with the provision of a handicap certificate for all four players) on the morning of Sunday 2 October 2022 of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship 2022;
- • one fourball at The Old Course, St Andrews Links in Scotland (with the provision of a handicap certificate for all four players) on the morning of Monday 3 October 2022 of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship 2022;
- • four general entry tickets to the final day of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship 2022 in Scotland; and
- • accommodation for four people (based on two twin rooms) for the nights of Saturday 1 October 2022, and Sunday 2 October 2022 (food and beverage are not included).
The winner must cover their own travel and transport costs to and from all venues. Food and drink is not included in the Prize.
The Promoter is not responsible or liable in any way if the Prize is cancelled, delayed or amended for any reason including due to poor weather conditions, COVID-19 or otherwise.
The winner will be required to comply with all rules, terms and conditions and/or guidance in place at the venues listed in the Prize.
Each prize is non-transferable and there is no cash alternative. There will be no cash redemption through refunds made. All costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not expressly stated herein as being provided, including without limitation, all federal, state, local, county, provincial, municipal and other taxes (including income and withholding taxes) and any other expenses not specified in these Rules are the sole responsibility of the winner.
Determination of Winner: Each winner will be chosen by a random draw performed by a computer process on 11 October 2021 from all eligible entries received during the Prize Draw Period. The potential winner will each be contacted by the Promoter via a message to their account on Instagram. Once Promoter notifies the potential winner that they have won a Prize, each potential winner must respond to Promoter and provide their address to Promoter within seven (7) days of receiving notification from Promoter. It is your sole responsibility as winner to notify Promoter in writing if you change your address and/or telephone number. The potential winner will then be emailed by a member of Promoter’s team to claim the Prize. The Winner will receive the tickets for the Prize in advance of the events specified above. If you are not the winner of the Prize Draw, you will not receive any notification. If the Prize is declined or unclaimed by a potential winner, or if a potential winner does not respond to Promoter’s notification and email within the aforementioned period, such potential winner may, at Promoter’s discretion, be disqualified and a new potential winner may be selected by Promoter’s panel from among all remaining Entries.
Limitations: Use of any automated system to enter as determined by Promoter in its sole judgment is prohibited and will result in disqualification at Promoter’s sole discretion. Promoter, its affiliates, and their associated companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, professional advisors, and their advertising and promotions agencies (“Releasees”) will not accept responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission or mail delivery, communications-line failure, theft, destruction, alteration of, or unauthorized access to Entries, or Entries that are altered, delayed, deleted, destroyed, forged, fraudulent, illegible, improperly accessed, inaccurate, incomplete, interrupted, irregular in any way, late, lost, misdirected, multiple, non-delivered, stolen, tampered with, unauthorized, unintelligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Rules; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections; viruses; bugs; miscommunications; failed phone, computer hardware or software or telephone transmissions; technical failures; unauthorized human intervention; traffic congestion; garbled or jumbled transmissions; undeliverable emails resulting from any form of active or passive email filtering; insufficient space in entrant’s email account to receive email; or other errors of any kind, whether due to electronic, human, mechanical, printing, production or technical errors or other causes; even if caused by the negligence of any of the Releasees.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: By entering this Prize Draw and/or accepting any prize you may win, you agree, represent and warrant that:  you meet the eligibility requirements of the Prize Draw as detailed in these Rules and that all personal information you submit to Promoter is true, complete and accurate in all respects;  you will be bound by the Rules and Promoter’s decisions regarding the Prize Draw, which shall be final in all respects;  your Entry becomes solely Promoter’s property and will not be acknowledged or returned;  you release and hold harmless Releasees from any and all liability for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind directly or indirectly caused by your participation, including participation in the Prize Draw or any Prize Draw-related activity or travel or from any interaction with, or downloading of, computer Prize Draw information, the unauthorized or illegal access to personally identifiable or sensitive information or the awarding, delivery, acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of the Prize, including without limitation, death and bodily injury;  the Releasees do not make any representation, warranty or guarantee, express or implied, relating to any Prize Draw or the Prize;  in the event viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, Acts of God, acts or regulations of any governmental or supra-national authority, war, national emergency, accident, fire, riot, strikes, lock-outs, industrial disputes, acts of terrorism or other matters beyond Promoter’s reasonable control, corrupt, prevent or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Prize Draw, so that it cannot be conducted as originally planned, Promoter has the right, in its sole discretion, to modify the Rules or to cancel, modify, terminate or suspend such Prize Draw; and in such event, to select a potential winner by such method as Promoter in its sole discretion shall consider equitable;  the Releasees are not responsible for typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of the Prize Draw, including but not limited to: errors in the advertising, Rules and selection and announcement of the winner;  the Releasees are not responsible for any inability of any winner to accept or use any prize (or any portion thereof) for any reason;  Promoter has the right to modify Prize award procedures at its sole discretion;  Releasees are not responsible for any failure of delivery of winner notification;  neither Releasees nor any service providers are responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of Entry information, or for any human or other error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data or voice transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any online service or Website or to complete a telephone call or facsimile transaction, or any other error or malfunction, or late, lost or misdirected mail, or any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in this Prize Draw; and  Releasees will not be responsible for Acts of God, acts of terrorism, poor weather conditions, pandemics (including Covid-19), epidemics, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation or postponement of the Prize;  the Promoter does not accept any responsibility for any damage, loss, injury or disappointment suffered howsoever arising from the Prize Draw or the Prize, whether due to any errors or omissions or other cause by the Promoter or the Releasees to the fullest extent permitted by law. Nothing shall exclude the Promoter’s liability for death or personal injury as a result of its negligence. The Promoter will not be liable for its inability to contact a Winner to deliver the Prize as a result of any mistakes or errors in the information provided by a winner. A winner’s statutory rights are not affected.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS PRIZE DRAW, TAMPER WITH THE ENTRY PROCESS, OR OTHERWISE UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PRIZE DRAW MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, PROMOTER RESERVES THE RIGHT TO COOPERATE IN THE PROSECUTION OF ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL(S) AND TO PURSUE ALL REMEDIES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Contact information: Individuals can contact the Promoter in relation to the Prize Draw in writing to Kate Brewer, Marketing Manager, Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, 460 Fulham road, London, SW6 1BZ, UK or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Requests received after 90 days following the drawing date may not be fulfilled.
Governing Law; Disputes: These Rules shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and will be interpreted in accordance with English substantive law. In the event of any dispute regarding the Rules, conduct, results and all other matters relating to the Prize Draw, Promoter’s decision shall be final and no correspondence or discussion shall be entered into. To the extent permitted by law, the rights to litigate, to seek injunctive relief, or to any other recourse to judicial or any other procedure in case of such a dispute or claims resulting from or in connection with the Prize Draw are hereby excluded, and the Entrants expressly waive any and all such rights. In the event such waiver is in contravention of applicable law, then to the extent permitted by applicable law, each Entrant agrees that  any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Prize Draw, Prize, or these Rules shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the English courts;  any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Prize Draw but in no event attorneys’ fees; and  under no circumstances will any Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to, claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
Publicity: If selected as Winner of this Prize Draw, you may be required to participate in publicity in connection with the Prize Draw and consent to be identified as the Winner without additional compensation. Where You provide consent of such, You agree that any photographs or video recordings taken of you whilst participating in such publicity may be used by the Promoter free of charge and may be made available both on and off-line in all media and/or social media (including Instagram) and press releases about or reporting on the Prize Draw. For the avoidance of doubt, the winner reserve the right, in its sole discretion to refuse to participate in publicity in connection with the Prize Draw. The Promoter must either publish or make available information that indicates that a valid award took place. To comply with this obligation the Promoter will send the surname of the winner and, if applicable copies of their winning entries, to anyone who emails or writes to the Promoter at Contact Details above (enclosing a self-addressed envelope) within one month after the closing date stated in the above condition. If you object to any or all of your surname, county and winning entry being published or made available, please contact the Promoter via the Contact Details above. In such circumstances, the Promoter must still provide the information and winning entry to the UK Advertising Standards Authority on request.
Miscellaneous: Any provisions herein found by a court to be void or unenforceable shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provisions. Any such invalid or unenforceable provision shall be replaced by the parties by such valid and enforceable provision that corresponds as closely as possible to the original intent of the invalid or unenforceable provision.