Official Rules: Win Guaranteed Entry in 2014 with TFK

Win One (1) of Twenty-six (26) Guaranteed Non-Complimentary Entries to run with NYRR Team for Kids at the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon


No Purchase Necessary to Enter to Win. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.

Void where prohibited. U.S. Law Governs

ELIGIBILITY: The New York Road Runners (“Sponsor”) “Win One (1) of Twenty-six (26) Guaranteed Non-Complimentary Entries to run with NYRR Team for Kids at the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon. Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to anyone who is eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of the Marathon, Sunday, November 2, 2014. The Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law, rule, or regulation.  All U.S. federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.  Employees and their immediate families, including household members, their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, and any Sponsor of the Marathon, or their affiliates or agents, or Sponsor judges, or any advertising or promotional agencies of any of the foregoing and applicants who already have a guaranteed entry for the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon are ineligible (collectively, “Ineligible Applicants”).

HOW TO ENTER: No purchase necessary. Sweepstakes is open from March 26, 2014 to March 28, 2014 (“Entry Period”).  You can only enter this Sweepstakes by logging onto  and filling in the entry form; providing your  first name, last name, email address,  country, and zip or postal code, and submitting the Entry Form by Friday, March 28, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. EDT. If you have already registered to volunteer for the Marathon, no further action is required. Only one entry per person is permitted. Entries must be made from within the Eligibility Area and must be received by Sponsor within the Entry Period. Entries that do not comply with these Official Rules in all respects are ineligible and void. Sponsor at its sole discretion may determine any entry invalid and ineligible.

CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: Entries must be made by an individual from a single computer or similar electronic device and may not be made by proxy, or electronic means such as script, bot, macro or any other similar software or program.  All entries become the property of the Sponsor. By participating you agree to these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and consent to Sponsor’s use of your name, address, likeness, and/or promotional award information in any medium known or hereafter developed for promotional purposes in connection with the Sweepstakes, without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. Neither Sponsor, promotion partners nor their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies, or any telephone network or service providers are responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, or online service, or any other error or malfunction, or late, lost, misdirected, illegible entries. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

PRIZES: There will be twenty-six (26) winners.  Each winner will be awarded one (1) guaranteed, non-complimentary entry to run with NYRR Team For Kids at the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon, including all of the benefits that come with a Team For Kids guaranteed entry << >>. The two thousand six hundred and twenty dollar ($2,620) fundraising requirement to participate with NYRR Team For Kids will be underwritten by Tata Consultancy Services (“TCS”) and will not be the responsibility of the winners.  The one hundred dollar ($100) Team For Kids administration fee will also be waived and will not be the responsibility of the winner. As this is a promotional award, winners may not exchange or receive cash-equivalent and the entry is not transferrable. The Sweepstakes award does not include the Marathon entry fee and as such, payment of the Marathon entry fee including the $11 processing fee will be the sole responsibility of the winners.

ODDS OF WINNING: The odds of winning the stated prize depends upon the number of Eligible Entries received during the Entry Period.

SELECTION OF WINNERS:  The twenty-six (26) winners will be determined from all Eligible Applicants in a random drawing (the “Drawing”) on March 31, 2014. Sponsor and its agencies will conduct the Drawing, and their decisions will be final on all matters relating to the Drawing. Winners will be notified via email no later than 11:59p.m. EDT on March 31, 2014 (there will not be any additional notification by Sponsor). Winners will be required to confirm winner notification by replying to the email confirmation by 11:59p.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Winners will forfeit promotional award and at the Sponsor’s sole discretion it may be awarded to alternate winners if e-mail acceptances are not received by 11:59p.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Acceptance of the promotional award is subject to agreeing to the Terms and Conditions for participating in the Marathon located here << >> and Team For Kids located here

GENERAL: This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.  Void where prohibited. The winners agree that Sponsor, its respective parent companies, affiliates, its advertising agencies and employees thereof shall not be liable for injury, loss or damage of any kind resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or from acceptance or use of the promotional award. Sponsor reserves the right to verify eligibility qualifications of the winner.  The laws of the State of New York govern this Sweepstakes and any action or proceeding for the enforcement or interpretation of these Official Rules must be brought and maintained in a court having subject matter jurisdiction located in New York County. If, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic on non-electronic tampering with any portion of this Sweepstakes, any violation of these Official Rules, or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prize using all entries received during the Entry Period.  Any attempt to damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsors and/or their agents.

WINNERS LIST:  To obtain a list of winners, provide your name, city/town, state, zip code, country and email address at <<>>.  The winner’s list will be sent to requesting parties after selection and verification of winners by NYRR.

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SPONSOR’S ADDRESS: New York Road Runners, 156 West 56th St., 3rd Floor, New York, NY, 10019