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#Take A Hike On Instagram Official Rules_2017.03.14

2017 Merrell® #TAKE A HIKE ON INSTAGRAM – Official Rules

1. Description. The 2017 Merrell® #Take a Hike on Instagram (the “Contest”) begins at 09:00
am ET on March 20, 2017, and ends at 11:45 pm ET on April 30, 2017 (the “Contest
Period”). By participating in the Contest, participants (or, if a minor in their place of
residence, the participant’s parent or legal guardian on his or her behalf) unconditionally
accept and agree to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the
Sponsor (as defined in Section 9), which shall be final and binding in all respects. Receipt of
a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

2. Eligibility. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Must be eighteen (18) years of age or older
at the time of entry and a legal resident of Canada. Employees, officers, and directors of the
Sponsor, their respective parents, subsidiaries, and agents, as well as the immediate family
(defined as parents, spouses, children, siblings, and grandparents) and household members of
each such employee, officer, and director are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law.
All Federal, Provincial and local laws, rules and regulations apply.

3. How to Enter. To enter, you must: (a) have an Instagram® account during the Contest
Period, (b) between March 20, 2017 and April 30, 2017, post of photo to Instagram showing
how you are enjoying the Canadian outdoors (the “Photo”), and (c) tag the Photo on
Instagram with #MerrellCanada and #TakeAHike. Incomplete entries and those containing
invalid hashtags will be disqualified and removed from the Contest. NO LIMIT ON
NUMBER OF ENTRIES. Any attempt to enter using multiple/different email addresses,
identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void all of an entrant’s entries
and that entrant will be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited
and will result in disqualification.
Entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
By entering the Contest, you grant Sponsor a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, irrevocable,
non-exclusive license to reproduce, distribute, display, exhibit, transmit, broadcast, televise,
digitize, feature on footwear, and otherwise use the Photo in any manner, form, or format
now or hereinafter created, including on the internet, and for any purpose, including, but not
limited to, advertising or promotion of Sponsor and its goods or services, and to use your
name, likeness, and photograph in connection therewith, all without further consent from or
payment to you. You further acknowledge that notwithstanding the foregoing sentence,
Sponsor has no obligation to use your Photo in any manner or for any purpose.
4. Representations and Warranties. By participating in the Contest, you warrant and
represent that: (a) the Photo is your original work, and you are the sole and exclusive owner
of all intellectual property rights in and to the Photo; (b) use of the Photo as described in
these Official Rules will not infringe the intellectual property or other rights of any third
party, or violate any federal, state, or local laws or ordinances; (c) the Photo is not obscene or
libelous, and does not contain anything defamatory or derogatory; (d) the Photo does not
contain any virus, spyware, malware, trap door, worm, or any other device, mechanism or
code that is injurious or damaging to software or hardware used in conjunction with the
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Contest; and (e) you have the right to grant the license in Section 3 above. Entries not
satisfying these criteria in any respect will be disqualified and removed from the Contest.
5. Winner Selection. Daily Prize Winners: On each day from March 20, 2017, through April
30, 2017 (the “Contest Entry Period”), Sponsor will conduct a random drawing to select one
(1) Daily Prize winner from among all eligible entries received through the date prior to the
Odds of winning a prize depend on number of eligible entries received. Prize winners will be
notified by direct messaging on Instagram on a weekly basis, and may be required to
complete and return an eligibility affidavit and liability/publicity release. If the potential
winner cannot be contacted within two (2) days after selection, does not meet the eligibility
criteria, does not fully comply with these Official Rules, or fails to sign and return the
affidavit and/or release, then the potential winner forfeits the prize and an alternate winner
will be selected.
If a prize winner is considered a minor in his or her jurisdiction of residence, the prize will be
awarded in the name of, or to, the winner’s parent or legal guardian, who must accept the
prize, execute any required documents, and agree to all obligations and undertakings of the
winner, both on behalf of himself/herself and winner, or the prize may be forfeited and
awarded to an alternate winner. Under no circumstances will a prize be awarded as the result
of an entry by an individual under 13 years of age.
6. Prizes. One (1) Daily Prize: each consisting of one (1) promotional code for redemption on Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each Daily Prize is up to CAN$190.
Additional terms and conditions may apply to any gift cards, promotional codes, or similar
prizes awarded. Prizes are non-transferable, and may not be substituted for cash and must be
redeemed by December 31, 2017. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may substitute a prize (or
prize component) of equal or greater value due to unavailability of prize (or prize
component) for any reason.
7. General Conditions. All taxes and other expenses are the sole responsibility of the winner.
Neither Sponsors nor Instagram are responsible or liable for, and entrants (or, if a minor in
their place of residence, the participant’s parent or legal guardian on his or her behalf)
completely release and hold Sponsors and Instagram harmless against: (a) illegible,
incomplete, damaged, misdirected, stolen, late, or lost Entry Forms; (b) network, internet, or
computer malfunctions or damage related to or resulting from participating in the Contest; (c)
any condition caused by events beyond the control of Sponsors which may cause the Contest
to be disrupted or corrupted; or (d) any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by the
prize or resulting from acceptance or use of the prize, or from participation in the Contest.
Any entrant attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Contest, including but not
limited to using automated processes for entry, will be ineligible. If for any reason the
Contest is not capable of running as originally planned, including but not limited to technical
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corruption or non-authorized human intervention, Sponsors in their sole discretion reserve
the right to modify or cancel the Contest. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT
8. Release. By receipt of any prize, winner (or, if a minor in his/her place of residence, the
winner’s parent or legal guardian on his or her behalf) agrees that Sponsors,
Instagram, their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, and the
agents, employees, directors and officers of these companies, are not liable whatsoever
for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or
indirectly, from the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize or from winner’s
participation in the Contest.
9. Sponsors. The Sponsor and administrator of this Contest is Merrell Canada, a brand of
Wolverine Worldwide Canada ULC, 6225 Millcreek Drive, Mississauga ON, L5N 0G2.
10. Winners List. Names of prize winners may be requested by sending a self-addressed,
stamped envelope by June 30, 2017 to Merrell to the attention of “2017 Merrell® #Take a
Hike On Instagram.
11. Privacy Policy. By participating in this Contest, entrants (or, if a minor in their place of
residence, the participant’s parent or legal guardian on his or her behalf) agree to the
collection and use of their information in accordance with the Sponsor’s Privacy Policies,
available at including receiving marketing messages as set forth in such