Enter to Design the Next Great SAIL T-shirt

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SAIL Magazine is seeking a hip, action-oriented, colorful design for its inaugural SAIL T-shirt design contest. Starting July 1, we’ll be accepting entries that convey “the passion of sailing” to become SAIL’s official shirt of the year. Enter for a chance to win Maui Jim sunglasses for you and your crew (Grand Prize) or you and your mate (2nd Prize) and have your design featured on the next SAIL T-shirt! Contest runs July 1 through August 16, 2013.

Prize packages:

• Grand prize winner will receive Maui Jims for “you and your crew” (up to 6 pairs, $2000 value) and a “Bag of Swag” from SAIL

• 2nd prize winner will receive Maui Jims for "you and your first mate" (2 pairs, $600 value) and a “Bag of Swag” from SAIL

SAIL Magazine's t-shirt design contest, sponsored by Maui Jim - OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Introduction: Active Interest Media (AIM), owner and publisher of SAIL Magazine and Maui Jim Sunglasses (“Sponsors”) present SAIL Magazine’s t-shirt design (“Contest”) as described in these official rules. No purchase necessary.
Eligibility: The Contest is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older with a valid U.S. driver’s license. Employees of the Sponsor and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, dealers and agents, and the foregoing employee’s household or immediate family, members are NOT eligible to enter the contest.
How To Enter: Limit one entry per person. Beginning July 1, 2013 at 12:01 AM (PST) and ending August 16, 2013 at 11:59 PM (PST). During the Contest period, go to sailmagazine.com/tshirtcontest to complete and submit the entry form and upload your t-shirt design.
Entries: Only digital entries will be accepted. High-resolution (10" x 10") images in .jpg, .pdf or .eps are preferred for purposes of initial judging. All submissions should be under 3 MB and must be original (no logos, photos, or images can be used). Contest entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an online entrant, the prize will be awarded to the authorized account holder of the email address. The "authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person to whom the email address is assigned by an internet service provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Sponsor shall not be liable for entries and winner notification responses that are delayed, lost, misdirected, misdelivered, marked postage-due, illegible, mutilated, incorrect or incomplete, and such entries will not be eligible for this Promotion.
Entry Requirements: Entry and associated content must be truthful in all respects, original (sole work of entrant), unpublished, cannot have been submitted in any other competition, and must not infringe or violate any third-party rights, including but not limited to the rights of copyright, trademark and publicity. Entry may be disqualified by sponsor in its sole discretion if any entry or associated content: (i) is not written in English, (ii) disparages Sponsor or its business partners, (iii) causes or may cause reputational harm to Sponsor or its business partners, (iv) infringes or violates any law or regulation, or any third party rights (including but not limited to the rights of copyright, trademark, privacy and publicity), and (v) contains lewd material, sexually explicit content, violence, hate, gore or other offensive material. Sponsor shall retain discretion as to whether an entry and associated content are appropriate for the Contest.
Judging: Two (2) entrants will be selected as Grand Prize and 2nd Prize winners and must comply with all terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules. Winning is contingent upon fulfilling all such requirements. Top design entries will be reviewed and chosen from among all correct and eligible entries received by a SAIL and Maui Jim “design team” panel and featured on sailmagazine.com by on or about August 23, Final selection will be based on creativity, originality and criteria above. The Grand Prize and 2nd Prize winning designs will be announced on sailmagazine.com and via social media by on or around August 23.
Notification: Starting on or about August 23, the potential winning individuals will be notified (the "Notification") by email.  Within 48 hours of the sending of the Notification email, the potential winners must reply to the sending email address to confirm eligibility and availability for the prize.  In addition, within three (3) days of the sending of the Notification email, the potential winners must correctly complete, execute and return as directed via overnight delivery an Affidavit, Waiver, Release and Indemnity Agreement including where lawful a Publicity Release or other document(s) as required by any of the Releasees (as defined in paragraph 10 below).  Please note that additional documents may also be required at the discretion of Sponsor. Failure to comply with the requirements of this paragraph (or the return of any prize or prize notification as non-deliverable) may result in disqualification and in the forfeiture of any right to a prize, in which case such prize will be awarded to the entrant with the next highest score in accordance with the herein described judging criteria.
Prizes & Approximate Retail Value (ARV): Two (2) prizes will be awarded consisting of (1) Lucky Grand Prize winner to receive Maui Jim sunglasses for “winner and crew” (up to 6 pairs) and a “Bag of SAIL Swag”. The total approximate retail value of the Grand Prize is $2,100 and (2) 2nd prize winner to receive Maui Jim sunglasses for "winner and first mate" (2 pairs) and a “Bag of SAIL Swag”. The total approximate retail value of the 2nd Prize is $700.  The contest prize is nontransferable and must be accepted as awarded. No substitution may be made, except by sponsor in the event that a prize or part thereof cannot be awarded for any reason; in such event, sponsor will in its sole discretion award a substitute prize or part thereof of equal or greater value. Winner is solely responsible for the following in relation to a contest prize awarded to him/her: a) any and all applicable taxes (including but not limited to the following taxes: federal, state, local taxes and sales tax); and b) any and all applicable fees and expenses that are not specifically set forth herein as included with a contest prize and are related to the acceptance, award, enjoyment and use of a contest prize. Visual prize depictions may not accurately represent an awarded prize. Any unclaimed portion of prize package will be forfeited and will not be substituted. Prize values are in U.S. currency. Substitution of a prize of equal or greater value (or a cash equivalent) will be awarded in case of prize unavailability. All prizes will be awarded within 1 year of receipt of valid and executed winners’ affidavit or prize confirmation.
Internet: Sponsor is not responsible for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor or presenter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site or any combination thereof. If for any reason the Internet portion of the program is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to select winners from eligible entries received as of the termination date. Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in a Promotion if it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, hacking, deception or other unfair playing practices or intending to abuse, threaten or harass other entrants. Caution: Any attempt by a participant to deliberately damage any Web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the law.
Miscellaneous: Participants agree that by participating in the Contest they release the Releasees from any liability in connection with: a) Entries that are ineligible as a result of being lost, late, illegible, damaged, incomplete, altered, or misdirected; b) Any typographical or other human or technical errors in the offer or administration of the Contest, including but not limited to errors in advertising, these official rules, the selection and announcement of a winner(s), or the distribution/awarding of a Contest prize(s); and c) Any omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay, misdirection, damage, line failure, injury, faulty machinery or other mechanical error, technical malfunctions or traffic congestion on the Internet/telephone network, or at any website, or any combination thereof. Sponsor reserves the right to modify these rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Contest. If in the Sponsor’s or Judge(s) opinion, there is any suspected evidence of tampering with any portion of the Contest, or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right to modify, or terminate the Contest in a manner deemed appropriate by the Sponsor, at the Sponsor’s discretion. Failure to enforce any term of these official rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. All entries become the sole property of Sponsors and none will be returned. A potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsors with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry. If for any reason the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure, human error or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsors that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Contest, Sponsors reserve the right in its’ sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest. Sponsors assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. The Sponsors are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by Sponsors on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site, any combination thereof, or otherwise, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in the Contest. Sponsors are not responsible for late, lost, illegible, incomplete, stolen, or misdirected entries.
Disputes: Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by state or federal courts, (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation lost profits may be awarded (collectively, "Special Damages"), and (4) entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased.
WINNERS’ LIST: The names of winners will be available by sending a postcard received by September 10, 2013 to: SAIL Magazine's t-shirt design contest, sponsored by Maui Jim Winners List c/o Active Interest Media (AIM)/SAIL Magazine, 98 N. Washington Street, Ste. 107, Boston, MA 02114
SPONSORS: Active Interest Media (AIM), owner and publisher of SAIL Magazine, 98 N. Washington Street, Ste. 107, Boston, MA 02114 and Maui Jim Sunglasses, One Aloha Lane, Peoria, IL 61615

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