Bacardi and theScore want to send you and a friend on the Ultimate Footy Weekend in London, England!
Enter for a chance at 3 jam packed days of elite professional footy matches at the storied Craven Cottage, Boleyn Ground and Emirates Stadium.  Also, be part of The Footy Vodcast with James Sharman and Kristian Jack, while in London!

The Footy Journey to England Contest

Official Rules



The Footy Journey to England Contest (the "Contest") is open only to individual persons who are legal residents of Canada (excluding Quebec) and who are at least the age of majority in their province of residence at the time of entry.   NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

Employees, directors and officers of Score Media Ventures Inc. (the "Contest Sponsor") and Bacardi Limited (“Bacardi”), and each of their respective affiliated or related entities, agents, advertising or promotional agencies, other suppliers providing prizes or other materials or services in connection with this Contest, the independent contest organization and anyone else involved in the development or execution of this Contest and all members of any such director’s, officer’s and employee’s household or immediate family (regardless of where they live) are not eligible to enter the Contest. In these Official Rules, "immediate family" means spouse and mother, father, brothers, sisters, sons, daughters and each of their spouses.


Participation constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and to the Contest Sponsor's decisions. The decisions of the Contest Sponsor in regards to all matters of this Contest are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.



The Contest commences on Monday, August 13, 2012 at noon ET and ends at 11:59 PM ET on Sunday, October 7, 2012 (the “Contest Period”). For purposes of these Official Rules all times are Eastern Time ("ET").



During the Contest Period, log on to, click on “The Footy Journey to England Contest " link and fill out the entry ballot for your chance to win a trip for two (2) to attend three (3) professional soccer matches in London, England in an ultimate Footy Weekend. You must completely fill out the entry form or your entry will be deemed ineligible.  Only one (1) entry per person, per unique e-mail address per day is permitted.  All eligible entries received during the Contest Period will be entered into a random drawing to select the winner of the Grand Prize. 

Only entries received online in accordance with these Official Rules will be accepted. No other forms of entry will be accepted. Entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address provided as part of the Contest registration process. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Each potential winner may be required to provide Contest Sponsor with identification and proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the potentially winning entry. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of receipt of a valid entry in the Contest will be the Contest Sponsor’s server machine(s).


All personal information submitted in relation to the Contest will be handled in accordance with Canadian privacy laws and the privacy policy of Contest Sponsor which may be found at  Your personal information will only be used in connection with the Contest.  Your personal information also may be used to send you additional information about the Contest Sponsor, Bacardi, each of their subsidiaries and each of their respective products and programs only if you provide your affirmative consent to receive such information when entering the Contest. Your personal information will not be used for any other purpose and will not be shared with anyone else.  



One (1) random drawing to select one (1) potential Grand Prize Winner will be held by Contest Sponsor on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 370 King Street West, Suite 435, Toronto ON, M5V 1J9 at approximately 10:00 AM ET.



Subject to verification and release requirements and the other requirements of these Official Rules, one (1) Grand Prize will be awarded. 


The Grand Prize consists of:


One (1) trip for two (2) to London, England and a set of two (2) tickets for three (3) professional soccer matches. The games take place as follows:

Saturday, November 17, 2012 at Emirates Stadium
Sunday, November 18, 2012 at Craven Cottage

Monday, November 19, 2012 at Boleyn Ground

The grand prize also includes economy round-trip air transportation from the closest major airport to the entrant’s residence as indicated on the entry form for two (2) individuals and four (4) nights hotel accommodations consisting of one (1) standard room, double occupancy, a set of two (2) tickets to three (3) professional soccer matches as listed above, and $1,000 USD in spending money.  The Grand Prize Winner and guest will also participate and appear on that week’s vodcast on Monday, November 19, 2012.

All details of prizing including dates and time of travel, airline carrier, hotel, and seating at the soccer matches shall all be in the Contest Sponsor’s and Bacardi’s discretion.  Winner and guest must travel on the same itinerary.  Each of Grand Prize Winner and guest must have a valid passport, be legally able to travel internationally to the United Kingdom and be prepared to travel together at times selected by the Contest Sponsor in its sole discretion.  The Grand Prize Winner may not travel with a guest who is a minor in his/her province/territory of residence unless the minor guest is accompanied by his/her parent/legal guardian.  In all cases, Contest Sponsor reserves the right to request proof from Grand Prize Winner and guests of identity, age, residency, parenthood or guardianship, and a Grand Prize Winner will be deemed to have forfeited the Grand Prize if Contest Sponsor, in its sole discretion, finds that the proof is unsatisfactory.  Approximate retail value (“ARV’) of the Grand Prize: CDN $10,000 (actual value will depend upon airport/city of departure).

The prize must be accepted as awarded without substitution and will have no cash surrender value. No prize substitution, assignment or transfer of prizes permitted, except at the Contest Sponsor's sole discretion. There will be no substitution for cancelled games.  The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater value without liability. All costs and expenses not specifically included above as part of each prize, including, without limitation, insurance, taxes, and, with respect to the Grand Prize trip, meals, gratuities, phone calls, other transportation costs, laundry and mini-bar charges, and any other personal and incidental expenses and any taxes thereon, are the sole responsibility of the winner and his/her guests.


Contestants acknowledge that the Contest Sponsor, Bacardi, all involved advertising and promotional agencies, the independent contest organization, other suppliers providing prizes or other materials or services in connection with this Contest, anyone else involved in the development, fulfillment or execution of this Contest, each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliated companies and each of and their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (the “Releasees”) have not made, nor are in any manner responsible, for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to, its quality, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.  Further, no responsibilities are accepted for any additional expenses, omissions, delays, re-routing, or acts of any government or authority. 


The potential winners and any guests are subject to verification by the Contest Sponsor, whose decisions are final. The Contest Sponsor shall solely determine any form of verification. A contestant is not a winner of the prize unless and until the contestant’s eligibility and the potential winning entry has been verified and the contestant has been notified that verification is complete. The Contest Sponsor will not accept screen shots, affidavits or other evidence of winning in lieu of its validation process.  

The potential winner will be notified that their entry has been selected via email sent within three (3) business days following the drawing. In order to be eligible to win the Grand Prize, the entrant must have a valid passport and be legally able to travel internationally to the United Kingdom.  In order to be confirmed as a winner, each selected entrant must have complied with, and remain in compliance with, these Official Rules and must first correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, mechanical or otherwise, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be administered at a pre-arranged time by telephone.  If a selected entrant for the Grand Prize correctly answers the mathematical skill-testing question, he or she and their chosen guests will be provided with a standard declaration of eligibility, a liability release and, where legal, a publicity release form (the “Release Forms”), and any other documentation that Contest Sponsor may require.  The Release Forms confirm compliance with these Official Rules, acceptance of the prize as awarded, and release the Releasees from any and all liability in connection with a prize, or any part of a prize, or this Contest.  To be declared a Grand Prize Winner, each selected entrant and his/her guests must then complete, sign and return the Release Forms and such other documentation that Contest Sponsor may require, and Contest Sponsor must be in receipt of all such documents, within the time frames specified by Contest Sponsor.  If a guest is a minor in his or her province of residence at the time he or she is asked to sign these documents, the minor’s parent or legal guardian also will be required to sign these documents. In all cases, Contest Sponsor reserves the right to request proof of identity, residency, age and parenthood/guardianship, and a winner will be deemed to have forfeited the prize if Sponsors, in their sole discretion, find that the proof is unsatisfactory.


If the prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or if a selected entrant cannot be personally contacted within three (3) business days of the draw date, fails to correctly answer the mathematical skill-testing question, does not execute and return to Contest Sponsor the Release Forms and such other documentation as Contest Sponsor may require within the time frames specified by Contest Sponsor, or does not otherwise comply with these Official Rules, the selected entrant will be disqualified and another entrant will be randomly selected and confirmed a winner in accordance with these Official Rules.

Entrants are responsible for insuring that all mailing and email information is up-to-date and accurate.



The odds of winning the Grand Prize depends on the total number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period.   


Except where prohibited, participation in this Contest constitutes consent to the use by the Releasees of a winner’s name, likeness, voice, opinions and biographical information for publicity, advertising, trade or promotional purposes in any media or manner, now known or hereafter devised, worldwide, without further payment, consideration, notice or approval.


The Contest Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate, and/or suspend the Contest and to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, violates these Official Rules, or acts in a disruptive or unsportsmanlike manner. Without limiting the foregoing, the Contest Sponsor may lock out an entrant who, in the Contest Sponsor's sole judgment, has been disqualified, has questionable eligibility or is otherwise ineligible to enter.


Without limiting the foregoing, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to, without prior notice and at any time, remove participants or terminate this Contest, in whole or in part, or modify the Contest in any way, should any factor interfere with its proper conduct or impair the administration, security, integrity and fairness of play (as intended) of the Contest.  All entries become the property of the Contest Sponsor and will not be returned.



By participating, entrants and Grand Prize winner’s guests (and parent/legal guardians of minor guest(s)) release and hold harmless the Releasees from any and all liability or any injuries, loss, claims or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in the Contest or acceptance, use, misuse or nonuse of any prize or parts thereof (including activity or travel related thereto), including, without limitation, liability for death, personal injury, damage or loss of any kind, loss incurred during travel to/from, and/or attendance at, any of the events forming part of the prizes and from liability to any other persons relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with the Contest.  Without limiting the foregoing, the Releasees are not responsible for: (i) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment, hardware, software or programming associated or used with the Contest; (ii) technical errors, defects, delays or failures of any kind, including without limitation malfunctions, interruptions or disconnections in communications lines, Internet or website access, hardware or software; (iii) digital or electronic disruptions, e.g., viruses or other security breaches; (iv) unauthorized human intervention, e.g., hacking; (v) technical or human error which may occur in connection with any aspect of the Contest; (vi) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from an entrant’s or guest’s participation in the Contest, or receipt or use of any prize; and (vii) lost, incomplete, illegible or garbled entries, mail or transmissions, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections, miscommunications, computer virus, bugs, worms, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, failed computer hardware or software or telephone transmissions or other errors or problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic.



The Contest is sponsored by Score Media Ventures, Inc., 370 King Street West, Suite 435, Toronto ON, M5V 1J9.   



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