Ford Playoff Charge (the “Contest”)
Official Contest Rules (the “Rules”)
The Contest is subject to all federal, provincial, and municipal laws.
Void where prohibited.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY

  1. Contest Sponsor: The Contest is sponsored by Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited (the “Contest Sponsor”) and administered by Bond Brand Loyalty Inc. (“Bond”) (collectively the “Contest Administrator”).
This Contest will be run in accordance with these Rules, subject to amendment by the Contest Sponsor. Entrants must comply with these Rules, and, by entering the Contest, will be deemed to have received and understood the Rules.
  1. Contest Period: The Contest starts at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) on April 13th, 2022 and continues until 9:00 p.m. EST on May 12th , 2022, or on the day the Toronto Raptors are eliminated from or win the 2022 NBA Championships, or on the day the Toronto Maple Leafs are eliminated from or win the 2022 NHL Stanley Cup, whichever occurs first (with this period being the “Contest Period”).
The Contest Period is comprised of one (1) Segment and seven (7) Entry Periods, as defined below. The Entry Periods are contingent on the Toronto Raptors ongoing participation in their applicable playoffs. If, for any reason, the Toronto Raptors playoff games are cancelled or fail to occur, the current and proceeding Entry Periods will be cancelled and no prizes will be awarded. The rules may be updated at any time to include secondary Segments, related to the Toronto Maple Leafs clinching the playoffs.
Entry Period Segment 1: Start Time
1 Wednesday, April 13th, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
2 Thursday, April 14th, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
4 Friday, April 15th, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
5 Saturday, April 16th, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
6 Monday, April 18th, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
7 Tuesday, April 19th, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
8 Wednesday, April 20th, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
9 Saturday, April 23rd , 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
10 Monday, April 25th , 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
11 Wednesday, April 27th, 2022 at 9:00am until 9:00pm EST
12 Thursday, April 28th, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
13 Friday, April 29th, 2022 at 9:00am until 9:00pm EST
14 Saturday, April 30th, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
15 Sunday, May 1st, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
16 Monday, May 2nd, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
17 Tuesday, May 3rd, 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
18 Wednesday, May 4th 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
19 Thursday, May 5th 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
20 Friday, May 6th 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
21 Saturday, May 7th 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
22 Sunday, May 8th 2022 at 9:00 am until 9:00pm EST
 
  1. Eligibility: The Contest is only open to legal residents of Ontario, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older and reside within a hundred and twenty-five (125) kilometers radius of the City of Toronto’s limits at the time of Contest entry (each an “Entrant”, collectively “Entrants”). Employees, representatives, dealers and agents of the Contest Sponsor, Contest Administrator, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd. (collectively “MLSE” or “Prize Supplier”), the National Hockey League and its Member Teams, NHL Enterprises L.P., the National Basketball Association and its Member Teams, NBA Properties Inc., and each of their respective parent and affiliated companies, directors, officers, governors, agents, and their advertising and promotional agencies, Contest suppliers and judges (where applicable), and immediate family members of any such person (regardless of where they live) or those with whom any such persons are domiciled are not eligible to enter the Contest.
  2. How to Enter: No purchase necessary. To enter, there are three (3) methods of entry:
Method 1: Playoff Street Team Playoff Tour
During the Contest Period, attend any Playoff Street Team Playoff Tour event held in the Greater Toronto Area per Entry Period (each an “Event”). Entrants will be aware of the location of the Event twelve to twenty-four (12-24) hours prior, through a related post on all Ford Fanatic social media channels (i) Twitter: @TheFordFANatic; (ii) Facebook: @The Ford FANatic; and (ii) Instagram: @thefordfanatic_official. Entrants must attend the Event and locate the Contest Sponsor representative with a tablet device to complete all required information on the Contest entry form and click “Submit,” and participate in a “Min it to Win It” game as selected by the Contest Sponsor representative, for one (1) entry. For greater clarity, all Entrants who successfully complete the entry form and participate in a “Min it to Win It” game will receive one (1) entry, whether they win or lose the game. For this Method 1, limit one (1) entry per person.
Method 2: Social Media/Online Contest Form
During the Contest Period, the Ford Fanatic Contest Ambassador (the “FF”) will be announcing various Contest-related social posts via Twitter through the @TheFordFANatic handle, via Facebook through the Ford Fanatic Facebook page (www.facebook.com/theFordFANatic), and via Instagram through the Ford Fanatic Instagram account @thefordfanatic_official handle (each a “Contest Post”). Click the link in the Contest Post and complete all required information on the Contest entry form and click “Submit” for one (1) entry. For Method 2, limit one (1) entry per person.
If the identity of an Entrant is disputed, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry will be deemed to be the Entrant. The individual assigned to the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address is considered the authorized account holder. A selected Entrant may be required to provide proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the selected entry. All entries must be submitted from a valid e-mail account that may be identified by reverse domain name search. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of receipt of a valid entry in this Contest will be the Contest server machine.
The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual found: (i) to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest; (ii) to be acting in violation of the Rules; (iii) to be acting in an un-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner; or (iv) to be engaging in any other offensive conduct that jeopardizes the integrity and/or administration of the Contest, which shall be determined at the Contest Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Method 3: Toronto Raptors/Toronto Maple Leafs Tailgate
During the Contest Period, attend any Toronto Raptors or Toronto Maple Leafs Tailgate event held in the Maple Leafs Square (Toronto, ON) per Entry Period (each a “Tailgate Event”). Entrants must attend the Tailgate Event and locate the Contest Sponsor representative with a tablet device to complete all required information on the Contest entry form and click “Submit,” and participate in a “Plug In to Win” game as selected by the Contest Sponsor representative, for one (1) entry. For greater clarity, all Entrants who successfully complete the entry form and participate in a “Plug In to Win” game will receive one (1) entry, whether they win or lose the game. For this Method 3, limit one (1) entry per person.
  1. Prize: There are three (3) types of prizes as defined as below:
  1. There are up to one hundred and twenty (120) prizes available to be won in Ontario, each consisting of one (1) pair of tickets to a Ford VIP Viewing Party (date, location and time as determined at the sole discretion of the Contest Sponsor), (“Prize 1”), and
  2. There are up to one thousand (1,000) Raptors x Ford or Leafs x Ford co-branded assorted prize packs available to be won in Ontario (“Prize 2”);
  3. There are up to 150 tickets (75 pairs) prizes available to be won in Ontario, each consisting of one (1) pair of tickets to a Toronto Maple Leafs Playoffs Game (date, and time as determined at the sole discretion of the Contest Sponsor) (“Prize 3”)
(altogether, the “Prize” or “Prizes”).
Approximate retail value of the Prizes is CAD$1000. If, at the time a Prize is redeemed or awarded, the actual prevailing retail purchase price for the Prize is less than the approximate retail value stated in advertising and promotion materials, and/or in these Rules, the Prize winner will not be entitled to any difference.

Each winner (and any guest) will be solely responsible for all other incidental costs and expenses related to their prize not mentioned above, including, but without limitation, transportation to and from the event, gratuities, personal expenses, meals, entertainment, etc. The Contest Sponsor will not be held to award more Prizes than as set out in these Rules. The actual number of prizes awarded will be based on the number of eligible entries received.
 
  1. Prize Substitution:  Any prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, non-refundable, has no cash-surrender value, and must be accepted as awarded with no substitutions. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute and/or modify any prize with (a) prize(s) of equal or greater value for any reason.
  2. Winner Determination:
Method 1: Playoff Street Team Playoff Tour
Entries will be notified at the Event immediately after successfully completing the entry form and participating in a “Min it to Win It” game (“Winner Notification”). The Contest Sponsor representative will inform the potential winner the same day of the winner determination. If a potential winner fails to reply to the Winner Notification, or, if contacted, does not claim their prize, or does not meet all of the Contest conditions outlined in these Rules, the selected Entrant will be disqualified and forfeits their prize. It will be in the Contest Sponsor’s sole discretion whether Prize 1, Prize 2 or Prize 3 will be awarded to the potential winner. For Method 1, Limit one (1) prize per person.
Method 2: Social Media/Online Contest Form
Up to twenty (20) entries will be selected via random draw, as defined below, from among all eligible entries received by a representative of Bond at 11:00:00 ET in Toronto, Ontario. Prize 1 will be awarded to any potential winner.
Entry Segment Draw Dates
1-5 Monday, April 18th, 2022
6-7 Wednesday April 20th, 2022
11-15 Sunday May 1st, 2022
16-18 Wednesday May 4th, 2022
20-22 Sunday May 8th 2022

Bond will contact the potential winners via email or phone within one (1) business day of the random drawing (“Winner Notification”). If a selected Entrant cannot be contacted within one (1) business day of the first attempt to contact (including failing to reply to the Winner Notification) or, if contacted, does not claim their prize, or does not meet all of the Contest conditions outlined in these Rules, the selected Entrant will be disqualified and forfeits their prize, and another Entrant may be randomly drawn from among all remaining eligible entries whom a representative of Bond will attempt to contact, and who will be subject to disqualification in the same manner. This process will continue until contact is made with a selected Entrant who meets Contests requirements or until there are no more eligible entries, whichever comes first. The Contest Sponsor is not responsible for failed attempts to notify any selected Entrant.  Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given. For Method 2, Limit one (1) prize per household. The chances of winning are solely dependent on the method of entry chosen and total number of respective eligible entries. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to add additional prizes to the draw prior to Contest closing date.
Method 3: Toronto Raptors/Toronto Maple Leafs Tailgate
Up to three (3) Entries per Draw Date, as identified below, will be notified at the Tailgate Event immediately after successfully completing the entry form and participating in a “Plug In to Win” game (“Winner Notification”). The Contest Sponsor representative will inform the potential winner the same day of the winner determination. If a potential winner fails to reply to the Winner Notification, or, if contacted, does not claim their prize, or does not meet all of the Contest conditions outlined in these Rules, the selected Entrant will be disqualified and forfeits their prize. It will be in the Contest Sponsor’s sole discretion whether Prize 1 or Prize 3 will be awarded to the potential winner. For Method 3, Limit one (1) prize per person.
Entry Segment Draw Dates
5 April 16th, 2022
6 April 18th, 2022
8 April 20th, 2022
9 April 23rd, 2022
10 April 25th, 2022
11 April 28th, 2022
12 April 30th, 2022
13 May 2nd, 2022
14 May 4th, 2022
15 May 6th, 2022
16 May 7th, 2022
17 May 8th, 2022
18 May 10th, 2022
19 May 12th, 2022
 
  1. Prize Distribution: Once confirmed as a winner, the Prize for Method 1 and 3 winners will be provided on-hand at the Event, for Method 2 winners the Prize will be sent to the winners via e-mail or phone. No responsibility is assumed by the Contest Sponsor, Contest Administrators, Prize Supplier, or any affiliated companies for the Prize after it has been delivered or shipped. The Contest Sponsor, Contest Administrators, Prize Supplier, and all affiliated companies make no representations or warranties of any kind concerning the prizes. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. Failure to redeem a prize (or prize portion) will result in forfeiture of the prize and unused portions of the prize have no cash value. Prize winners are responsible for any applicable taxes related to any prize received. For Prizes shipped, winner bears all risk of loss or damages to prizes after delivery.
  2. Winner Conditions: To be declared the winner, a selected Entrant must first: (i) have complied with, be in compliance with, and continue to comply with the Rules; (ii) correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited, mathematical skill-testing question to be administered by Bond via the Declaration of Eligibility and Release form; and (iii) sign and return a Declaration of Eligibility and Release form within a specified period of time.  For Method 1 and 3, the Declaration and Eligibility and Release form will be provided on-site at the Event; for Method 2 the Declaration and Eligibility and Release form will be sent by email.
  3. Tampering: All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, or do not conform to or satisfy any condition of the Rules may be disqualified by the Contest Sponsor. Contest Sponsor takes no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged, misdirected, late or destroyed entries, typographical or other production errors, or any errors or omissions in printing or advertising related to this Contest. Any attempt by any Entrant to obtain more than the stated maximum number of entries by using multiple/different names, e-mail addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that person’s entries and eligibility to win the prize and that participant will be disqualified from the Contest and, at the sole discretion of the Contest Sponsor, any of the Contest Sponsor’s other promotions. Any use of robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods or agents (including, but not limited to, contest entry services) will void all entries by that Entrant.
Contest Sponsor assumes no responsibility for failure of the Internet or the website during the Contest, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an Entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.
  1. Modification/Termination: Subject to applicable law, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion and without liability, to terminate or suspend the Contest in whole or in part, or modify the Rules of the Contest at any time without notice, if fraud, technical failures including any network server or hardware failure, viruses, bugs, errors in programming, or communications or any other errors or other causes beyond the control of the Contest Sponsor that corrupts the administration, integrity or security of the Contest or if any other factor interferes with the conduct of this Contest as contemplated by these Rules, or for any other reason at the sole discretion of the Contest Sponsor. In such event, the Contest Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, choose to select (a) winner(s) via random drawing from among all eligible entries received up until the time of cancellation, termination, modification, or suspension.
  2. Privacy:
The Contest Sponsor is collecting personal data about Entrants for the purpose of administering this Contest and, if an Entrant should so elect, to communicate with Entrants about the Contest Sponsor’s products/services/offers. Consenting to receive such communications is optional and does not have to be agreed to in order to be eligible to enter this Contest and does not improve your chances of winning any prize. Entrants not wishing to receive any other informational or marketing communications from the Contest Sponsor should so indicate when they enter the Contest. Please see the Privacy Policies for Contest Sponsor at https://www.ford.ca/help/privacy/ for information on the policy towards maintaining the privacy and security of user information.
  1. Publicity: By accepting a prize, the winner agrees that the Contest Sponsor and its respective designees may use their name, photographs, videos, likeness, city of residence, biographical information, prize information and/or statements about this Contest for advertising and/or publicity purposes in any and all media (now or hereafter known) throughout the world, in perpetuity without compensation, notification, or permission, unless otherwise prohibited by law.
  2. Release and Liability: By entering this Contest, Entrants forever release and hold harmless the Contest Sponsor, its advertising and promotional agencies, their affiliates and respective directors, officers, owners, partners, employees, agents, dealers, representatives, successors and assigns from any and all damages, injuries, death, loss, or liability to person or property, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of entering the Contest, the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize, or while preparing for and/or participating in any Contest and/or prize-related activity.
  3. Construction: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Rules, or the rights and obligations of Entrants and the Contest Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Province of Ontario without giving effect to its conflict of law rules and provisions. All Entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the Province of Ontario. All Entrants expressly agree that the Ontario courts shall have sole jurisdiction over any dispute or litigation arising from or relating to this Contest and agree to submit to the laws of and the jurisdiction of the federal courts of Canada and provincial courts of the Province of Ontario, and hereby waive the jurisdiction of any other court that now or in the future could be considered competent for any reason. The venue shall only be Toronto, Ontario.
The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision.  If any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, these Rules shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not contained therein.
  1. Social media platforms: This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or any other social media platform. You understand that you are providing your information to the Contest Sponsor, and not to Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or any other social media platform. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and all other social media platforms are completely released of any and all liability by each Entrant in this Contest. Any questions, comments or concerns about the Contest must be directed to the Contest Sponsor and not Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or any social media platform.