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Dump the Pump Prize Drawing Rules

RTC SMART TRIPS Dump the Pump Prize Drawing Rules

Eligibility

Contestants must be 18 years of age or older. Employees, officers and directors of the Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County, Transit Management of Washoe, Inc., MV Transportation, Inc. (“RTC RIDE”), First Transit (“RTC ACCESS”), and their parent companies, and the immediate family members in the same household of each of them are not eligible to enter or win the Contest. All employees of vendors currently doing business with the Regional Transportation Commission and its affiliates are not eligible.

Contest

The Contest begins at 12:00 a.m. Pacific Time on June 16, 2016, and ends at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time on July 31, 2016. The winners of the RTC SMART TRIPS Dump the Pump prize drawing will be contacted by phone or email on or before the end of two calendar weeks following the contest closing.

Entry Forms and Prizes

A person who is eligible to enter the contest, may do so by recording a trip(s) of ½ mile or greater distance within Washoe County, Nevada, by bus, bicycle, walking and/or carpooling between June 16 and July 31, 2016, on his/her personal Commute Calendar on the RTC SMART TRIPS trip matching website (www.rtctripmatch.com). There is no charge nor is a purchase required to enter.

  • One winner will be selected from among the eligible participants who recorded an eligible trip(s) by bus. The prize is a Samsung Tab E Lite -7” Tablet valued at approximately $100.
  • One winner will be selected from among the eligible participants who recorded an eligible walking trip(s). The prize is a Pebble Smartwatch valued at approximately $100.
  • One winner will be selected from among the eligible participants who recorded an eligible trip(s) by bicycle. The prize is two Mini Monkey Lights by Monkey Electric LLC and an Adult 10-Ride transit pass valued at approximately $100.
  • One winner will be selected from among the eligible participants who recorded an eligible trip(s) carpooling. The prize is a Beats Solo2 Wired On-Ear Headphones valued at approximately $100.
  • One winner will be selected from among the eligible participants who recorded an eligible trip(s) vanpooling. The prize is a Beats Solo2 Wired On-Ear Headphones valued at approximately $100.     

Each eligible trip recorded increases the chance of winning. An eligible participant who records eligible trips by different modes of transportation may win more than one prize.

Drawing for Prizes

The winners will be selected via a series of automated random computer drawings among users who recorded trips made to work by bus, bicycle, walking and/or carpooling during the contest time period on his/her RTC SMART TRIPS Commute Calendar. Contestant agrees that all decisions of RTC with respect to eligible and ineligible entries or any other matter related to the Contest are final. Neither the RTC, its employees, representatives, officers or directors, or anyone involved in the administration of this contest shall have any liability whatsoever for incomplete or misdirected entries.

The winners will be notified by email and/or telephone after the contest drawing is over. If any contestant whose name is drawn for a prize is disqualified for any reason an alternative entry will be drawn in the same manner as the original drawing. All contestants must, at RTC’s request, confirm their age and show valid state or other governmental jurisdiction identification proving to RTC’s satisfaction that the contestant is 18 years or older.

The prize must be claimed by the winner or, in the case of disqualification, the alternate by September 9, 2016, at 5:00 pm, or entitlement to the prize will be forfeited.

Participation Constitutes Agreement to Rules.

By participating in this contest, contestants agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the RTC, which are binding and final in all respects.

No RTC Product Liability.

By participating in this contest, each contestant agrees that the RTC and its officers, directors and employees, representatives and agents have no liability whatsoever by any contestant for any liability for injuries, losses or damages of any kind to any person, including but not limited to wrongful death, disability and property damage or loss, resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly from the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize or the contestant's participation in this contest or the RTC SMART TRIPS program. By participating in this contest, contestants acknowledge that the RTC has neither made nor is in any manner making any warranty, representation, guaranty, express or implied, with respect to the prize or program.

Consent to Publicity/Release of Liability.

By accepting any prize, the contestant winning the prize consents to the use of his or her name, picture, likeness, video or film or voice recording for publicity, trade, advertising and promotional purposes in any media now known or hereafter discovered world-wide, without any compensation therefore and without the right to any review, notification of or approval of the finished product or the advertising copy used in connection with it. Further, each contestant releases the RTC and its officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from any liability for any color, blurring, distortion, alteration, optical illusion or use in whole or composite form which may occur or is produced in taking, processing, printing or the publication of any photograph or likeness of the contestant whether intentional or otherwise.

Taxes Paid by Contestant.

All federal, state and local taxes and fees incurred as a result of winning a prize, if any, must be paid by the winning contestant and is not the responsibility of the RTC. The prizes are not redeemable for cash or any other consideration.