Rules -Island Hopping Sandals Grande St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort

107.9 The Link
Island Hopping - Sandals Grande St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING.

How to Enter for a Chance to Win
Contest entry period begins on April 3, 2014 at 12:00am and ends at 10:59am on April 18, 2014. There is 1 way to enter: 1. Sign up for the “Island Hopping to Sandals Grande St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort” contest at 1079thelink.com. When entering, choose which time(s) you listen. Your name will be entered for the times you have selected. The more times you choose to listen, the more chances you have to win. Limit one entry per person.

How to Win. Listen to 107.9 The Link at 9am, 12pm, 3pm and 7pm every weekday starting on Monday, April 7, 2014. If your name is called, you have 30 minutes to call back at 704.570.1079. Returning the call within 30 minutes qualifies you for the Grand Prize. Names will be announced on air each weekday from April 7 – April 18, 2014. On April 18, names will be announced at 9am and 12pm (not at 3pm and 7pm).

Online listeners to the Station web stream may experience a reception delay of up to one minute. Listening to the station’s over-the-air broadcast is the best way to participate in this contest.
Winner qualification is subject to FULL phone call completion, and the verification of the caller’s name, address, home phone number, work/cell phone number and social security number, all of which must be provided prior to completion of the call. Contest calls will not be accepted at any other number.

All contest entries will become the property of WLNK and will not be acknowledged or returned.

Prize
QUALIFYING PRIZE – A pair of Link Flip Flops
Approximate Value: $7.00
GRAND PRIZE - Trip for two to Sandals Resorts
Approximate Value: $4,000.00
Two Grand Prize winners will be chosen randomly from all eligible qualifiers. One on April 11th between 12:30pm and 2pm and one on April 18th between 12:30pm and 2pm. A maximum of 38 qualifiers will be chosen. The Grand Prize winners will receive a trip for two (winner & guest) – airfare for two/roundtrip hotel room for three nights at a Sandals Resort.

Sandals Grande St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort Radio Remote Prizing 2014

Unique Vacations, Ltd. the worldwide representatives of Sandals Resorts will provide:

• Xx (xx) prize consisting of a four-day/three-night Luxury Included® Vacation for two (2) adults to any Sandals Resorts located in Jamaica, Antigua, Saint Lucia, The Bahamas, Barbados & Grenada with round-trip coach airfare for two (2) on American Airlines. These Sandals Resorts include:
o Sandals Carlyle - Montego Bay, Jamaica
o Sandals Montego Bay - Montego Bay, Jamaica
o Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort & Private Island - Montego Bay, Jamaica
o Sandals Negril Beach Resort & Spa - Negril, Jamaica
o Sandals Grande Riviera Beach & Villa Golf Resort - Ocho Rios, Jamaica
o Sandals Royal Plantation, Ocho Rios, Jamaica - Ocho Rios, Jamaica
o Sandals Whitehouse European Village & Spa - Westmoreland, Jamaica
o Sandals Grande St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort - Gros-Islet, Saint Lucia
o Sandals Halcyon Beach St. Lucia - Castries, Saint Lucia
o Sandals Regency La Toc Golf Resort & Spa - Castries, Saint Lucia
o Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa - St. John’s, Antigua
o Sandals Royal Bahamian Spa Resort & Offshore Island - Nassau, Bahamas
o Sandals Emerald Bay, Great Exuma, Bahamas - Exuma, Bahamas
o Sandals Barbados - St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
o Sandals LaSource Grenada Resort & Spa - St. George’s, Grenada

• Estimated retail value of vacation and round trip coach airfare for two adults = $4,000

• Sandals Resorts is a Luxury Included® resort destination. Therefore the provided prize will include deluxe accommodations, all meals, including gourmet dining, unlimited premium brand beverages, daily and nightly entertainment, all land and water sports, including scuba diving (for certified divers), snorkeling, gratuities, and transfers to and from the resort designated airport.

• Telephone calls, Internet, Red Lane® Spa treatments and services, specialty dining, tours & excursions, inter-island transportation, SCUBA certification courses, island departure taxes and purchases made at the Sandals Specialty Shops are not included.

• Round-trip coach airfare for two (2) provided by Unique Vacations, Ltd. is valid to/from the nearest major gateway to resort designated airport. American Airlines will serve as the official airline sponsor. The tickets are valid until April 9, 2015 and are subject to availability and black-out periods (black-out dates to be determined). Restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

• Please note: It is the responsibility of WLNK-FM to inform the prizewinner that airfare reservations will not be confirmed until 90 days prior to the selected travel date.

• Prize must be redeemed for travel within one year from April 9, 2014 and is not transferable or redeemable for cash. No extension will be given after the prize has expired. If the prize is not redeemed, the prize is void.

• Please note: This prize is subject to space availability and selected blackout dates. It is the responsibility of WLNK-FM to inform the prizewinner that reservations will not be confirmed until 30 days prior to the selected travel date.

• A processing fee of $25.00 per room, per night double occupancy will apply to each prize. The $25.00 USD is a processing and administrative fee to help offset gratuities collected but not limited to housekeeping, airport transfers, all dining a-la-carte services, concierge service, etc. It is the responsibility of WLNK-FM to disclose either verbally or in writing to the prizewinner that this processing fee applies or, at the option of WLNK-FM, to pay it on winner’s behalf. Payment by either credit card or check is to be made upon receiving hotel confirmation, or the reservation will be canceled.

• WLNK-FM will provide Clear Results Marketing with the name of the prizewinner so that Unique Vacations, Inc., an affiliate of Unique Vacations, Ltd., may prepare the prize certificate. Required paperwork to be released to Clear Results Marketing in order to process winner: A copy of station release form & winner’s W-9 form. Station is responsible for distributing W-9 forms to winners directly.

• Prizewinner and guest must be at least 18 years of age. Sandals Resorts is a couples only destination.

• Confirmation of travel dates will only be provided 30 days prior to the departure date. Sandals Resorts reserves the right to relocate any confirmed prizewinner from their resort of choice to an alternate resort within our chain based upon availability of space for the secured travel dates.

Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received. Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash. WLNK reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute any prize with one of equal or greater value. Winners may not request prize substitution. Prizes are non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner. Winners must claim their prizes in person at the WLNK offices within 30 days after the end of the contest. Prizes not claimed within the 30-day period will be forfeited.
Eligibility
All entrants must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in Station’s total survey area (as defined by Arbitron). A winner will be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a WLNK contest with a value over $50.00 within the previous 60 days. Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Media Charlotte, its affiliates, promotion sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with WLNK or any of the promotion sponsors, and other radio stations in WLNK’s metro survey area (as defined by Arbitron) are not eligible to participate in any contest presented by STATION. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.” One entry per person; multiple entries will disqualify the entrant. Void where prohibited.
Release
By entering, all participants agree to release and hold harmless the promotion sponsors, WLNK, Greater Media Charlotte, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won. Winners (and their guests, if any) will be required to sign a form releasing WLNK and its affiliated companies from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize before claiming the prize.
Disclaimer
WLNK undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s). WLNK is not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. Winners must inspect their prizes before leaving the station. WLNK is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, misdirected, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest. If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of WLNK, WLNK reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternate method of awarding the prize(s).
License
Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for WLNK and promotion sponsors and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness without compensation.
Taxes
Social Security Number must be provided prior to awarding the grand prize to report the total value of each prize to the IRS and they will furnish winners with a federal Form 1099. Winners must provide their social security number to WLNK for tax reporting purposes, and are solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize.
General
Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant or on a contestant’s behalf, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won. WLNK reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in WLNK’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by STATION or its affiliates. WLNK reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify this Contest and these Official Rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement. By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of WLNK and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding. Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the WLNK studio, 1 Julian Price Place, Charlotte, NC 28208, for 60 days after the contest concludes.
As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Charlotte, NC having competent jurisdiction, which court shall apply the laws of the State of North Carolina, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof. The entrant and WLNK hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.
All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.