Share the best thing about rowing to win gear provided by Hydrow!
Rowers know that the core values of teamwork, accountability, and dedication that rowing demands can impact your life both on and off the river.
The #ShareRowing Contest from Hydrow and row2k asks you to share the best, most unique, most fun, and most important parts of our sport so that others can discover what makes it so special, wherever they row - on lakes or rivers, ergs or open water.
Share a photo and a caption that illustrates what rowing means to you and why it holds a special place in your life for a chance to win gear and goodies (thanks to Hydrow).
There are two ways to enter the #ShareRowing Contest:
Post your photo and caption on Instagram using the hashtag #ShareRowing and tagging @row2k and @hydrow_by_crew
Use the form below to submit your entry
Submissions are due by May 28, after which row2k will post a poll for folks to vote on their favorite submissions. The poll tallies will be an important element under consideration by a selection panel when choosing the winner.
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.
1. Eligibility: This Contest is open to the public, restricted to those who enter as shown in official instructions (4. How to Enter below) and who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry. The Contest is only open to residents in all 50 states, and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of row2k media, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the "Employees"), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Contest. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Entrants will accept responsibility for any impact on high school or college eligibility; for purposes of the #ShareRowing contest, row2k and its assigns will not use any names and likenesses for direct advertising purposes, but may do so to publicize the contest, prize-giving, and other contest-related efforts.
2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant ("You") agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of row2k media as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Contest.
3. Contest Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on 12:01 a.m. ET on Wednesday, May 15. All online entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. PT on Tuesday, May 28.
4. How to Enter: The Contest must be entered by submitting an entry using the online form provided at http://www.row2k.com/features/2648/-ShareRowing-Contest/, or by posting an image and caption to Instagram, including the designated hashtag #ShareRowing and tagging both @row2k and @hydrow_by_crew. The entry must fulfill all Contest requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of row2k media.
5. Prizes: The Winner(s) of The Contest (the 'Winner') will receive Hydrow apparel, including but not limited to sweatshirts, hats or t-shirts. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by row2k media. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for row2k media to use Winner's name, likeness, and entry for purposes of publicizing the contest and prize-giving without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
7. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected in part by community vote with input from a selection committee under the supervision of row2k media. Winner will be notified by email or direct message via Instagram within five (5) days following selection of Winner. Row2k media shall have no liability for Winner's failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner's provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 3 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in This Contest is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT ROW2K MEDIA'S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER'S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CONTEST, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
8. Rights Granted by You: By entering this content (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that row2k media, anyone acting on behalf of row2k media, and row2k media's licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Contest, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.
9. Original Work: By entering this content, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party's proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of row2k media. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless row2k media from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which row2k media may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party's right.
10. Terms & Conditions: row2k media reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend The Contest should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond row2k media's control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Contest. In such case, row2k media may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by row2k media. row2k media reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of The Contest or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. row2k media has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Contest, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Contest rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of The Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, row2k media reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
11. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless row2k media and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant's participation in The Contest and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
12. Disputes: This Contest IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES AND NEW JERSEY, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Contest, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in New Jersey having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney's fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Contest). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of The Contest is row2k media, 119 Poe Rd., Princeton, NJ 08540.