Official Challenge Rules
No purchase necessary. To participate, enter online at mspmag.com/steelefitnesschallenge
One entry per person and one winner per household. Entries must be received by 11:59pm on Sunday, July 15. Not responsible for lost, late, misdirected or illegible entries. Open to Minnesota residents 18 years of age or older, except employees and their immediate families of STEELE Fitness, the participating destinations or their affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies.
Ten semi-finalists will be selected by STEELE Fitness to receive 90 days of training services, an apparel package, and nutrition counseling, worth $5,000. Exact training schedule will be revealed to the semi-finalists. One winner will be selected by 50% public vote, 25% measurable results, and 25% by a panel of judges to receive the grand prize valued at $25,000. This will contain gifts and prizes valued at a total of $25,000 including a trip to the Black Forest in Germany valued at $10,000, a year of service at STEELE Fitness, and a gift certificate to Lunds and Byerly’s stores. No substitutions or redemption for cash. Prizes not transferable prior to awarding. Odds of winning depend on measurable fitness success of the participant, public vote, and judge’s decision. Automated voting of any kind is not allowed. Detection of said automated voting will lead to votes being voided. Winner will be chosen by October 20th, 2012 and revealed in a date in late October to be decided. If the winner is not in attendance, they will be notified by phone. All results posted are unofficial until winners respond to written notification.
Void where prohibited or restricted by law. All local, state and Federal laws apply.
This contest is not intended for gambling. If it is determined that a contestant is using the contest for gambling purposes they will be disqualified and reported to authorities.
Semi-finalists must complete and return to STEELE Fitness an affidavit of eligibility, exercise release form, liability and publicity release within 5 days of notification. Participants may have to have physician’s permission to compete and will be notified if so. Failure to do so will result in forfeiture of the prize. Semi-finalists have agreed to uphold additional terms and conditions and agreements outlined by STEELE Fitness prior to participating in this contest. Failure to abide by agreed upon conditions may result in disqualification from the contest. STEELE may disqualify any semi-finalist or contest entrant without notification to the public. Disqualified semi-finalists or entrants may or may not be replaced by another semi-finalist or entrant.
Acceptance of prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited) to use winner’s name, hometown and likeness for promotional purposes without additional compensation. Each entrant waives the right to assert, as a cost of winning any prize, any and all costs of verification and redemption or travel to redeem a prize and any liability that might arise from redeeming or seeking to redeem a prize. Each entrant releases the sponsors and the participating companies and their respective affiliates, officers, directors, agents and employees from any and all liability with respect to or arising out of the acceptance, use, misuse or possession of any prize and/or the loss or misdirection of any prize. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, amend and/or revoke this contest due to printing errors or other mistakes. Offer void where prohibited or restricted by law. All local, state and federal laws apply.
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