So you put off telling people that you are starting a new fitness regime at the beginning of the year because of all the raised eyebrows you received last time. Some people just don’t understand – it’s not failure if you keep trying! So try again, and again: don’t stop trying to build fitness into your everyday life.   And Best Buy may be able to help with the fantastic prizes they are offering in their new Facebook fitness contest.

There are two prize packages available to be won:

PRIZE PACKAGE #1

PRIZE PACKAGE #2

  • Gaiam Grip Yoga Brick
  • Gaiam Premium Hibiscus Yoga Kit
  • ROPE Everlast 9′ Extreme Jump Rope
  • Twinlab 2.4Lb. Endurance Fuel  Supplement 
  • Skinnygirl Daily Weight Management and Energy – 80 Capsules 
  • Skinnygirl Daily Cleanse and Restore 15 Pack 
  • Skinnygirl On-the-Go Bars – 5 Bars 
  •  Polar Loop Activity Tracker
  • ROPE Everlast 2 lb Weighted Jump Rope
  • Muscle Plus Labs IsoPLUS Whey Protein Isolate Powder – 907 g
  • Muscle Plus Labs MedX L-Glutamine – 500 g

You must like Best Buy Canada or Best Buy Quebec Facebook to enter. Simply comment on the Best Buy Facebook contest post and you are entered. That’s it! The winner will be announced on our Facebook page so keep your fingers crossed and it might be you.

The contest runs from Monday January 27th until Thursday January 30th.

Only one entry per person is allowed so post your entry today so you don’t miss out. Adding a comment to this blog post will not enter you into the contest – only a comment on our facebook contest post will count.

Good luck to everyone who enters and don’t forget to check out the full range of fitness products at Best Buy.

Contest Rules for Best Buy’s
Facebook Fitness Contest

(the “Contest”)

January 27 – 30, 2014

How to Enter

  1. No purchase necessary.
  2. Entries may be made online on Facebook between 9 a.m. on Monday, January 27, 2014 and 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, January 30, 2014 (PDT) (the “Contest Period”) by commenting on the Facebook contest post for a single entry. Share the post for an additional entry. It is required that contestants like Best Buy Canada or Best Buy Quebec Facebook page so we can communicate with the selected winner.
  3. Only one entry per person. Participants making multiple entries will only have their first entry considered. Entries that are fraudulent and contestants entering with multiple accounts are not permitted and will be declared invalid.  

Who Can Enter

  1. The Contest is open to residents of Canada. Where an entrant is a minor, a parent or guardian who has reached the age of majority in his or her province of residence by the closing date of the Contest, must indicate acceptance of the Contest rules.
  2. The Contest is not open to employees of Best Buy Canada Ltd. (“Best Buy”), and their parent, subsidiaries, or affiliated companies, their advertising and promotion agencies, or their other representatives or agents, or anyone with whom any of the foregoing is domiciled.

The Prize

  1. There are two (2) prize packages available to be won of:

PRIZE PACKAGE #1

Est. value

PRIZE PACKAGE #2

Est. value

– Gaiam Grip Yoga Brick
– Gaiam Premium Hibiscus Yoga Kit
– ROPE Everlast 9′ Extreme Jump Rope
– Twinlab 2.4Lb. Endurance Fuel  Supplement 
– Skinnygirl Daily Weight Management and Energy – 80 Capsules 
– Skinnygirl Daily Cleanse and Restore – 15 Pack 
– Skinnygirl On-the-Go Bars – 5 Bars 

$18
$45
$15
$45

$25

$26

$15

– Polar Loop Activity Tracker
– ROPE Everlast 2 lb Weighted Jump Rope
– Muscle Plus Labs IsoPLUS Whey Protein Isolate Powder – 907 g
– Muscle Plus Labs MedX L-Glutamine – 500 g

$100
$20
$43

$40

Total estimated value

$189

Total estimated value

$203

The total retail value of all the prizes is approximately $392.00 CAD.

  1. Prizes must be accepted as awarded. The prize may not be sold, transferred and no component thereof is convertible to cash.
  2. Best Buy reserves the right to substitute any of the prizes with a prize of equivalent retail value in the event a prize is not reasonably available at their discretion.

Winner Selection

  1. The selected entrant will be randomly drawn from eligible entries approximately 10 a.m. on Friday, January 31, 2014 at the Best Buy’s head office, at 8800 Glenlyon Parkway, Burnaby, BC.
  2. Best Buy reserves the right to cancel the contest, disqualify and remove any entry which is, in the judging panel’s discretion, inappropriate, offensive, defamatory, or demeaning.
  3. Following the selection, the winners will be contacted through their Facebook account within twenty four (24) hours of the winner selection.
  4. In order to receive a prize, the applicable winners must:
    1. Respond to the prize notification within two (2) days of transmission;
    2. correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited, mathematical skill-testing question; and
    3. sign a declaration stating that he/she:
      1. has read, understands and complies with the Contest rules;
      2. releases and discharges Best Buy and their respective parents, subsidiaries affiliates, officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”); and
      3. consents to the announcement of the winner’s name and the use by or on behalf of Best Buy of the winner’s name, address, photograph, likeness, voice or statements, and/or use of winning photo for advertising and promotional purposes without any further compensation to the winner.
  5. Should the prize winners fail to comply with any of the requirements set out in paragraph 12, their applicable prize will be automatically forfeited and the officials will select another winning contestant.
  6. The chances of winning a prize depends on the number of eligible entries received.

Consent to Personal Information Use and Disclosure

  1. By entering the Contest, participants consent to Best Buy’s collection, use and disclosure of the personal information provided in Contest entries for the administration of the Contest and in aggregated, non-personal form in order to create reports regarding Contest entrant demographics and consumer habits, which reports Best Buy’s may disclose to others.

Disclaimer and Liability Exclusion

  1. Best Buy and their parent, subsidiaries and affiliates will not, under any circumstances, be responsible for, or liable to any Contest entrant or any other person for:
    1. any erroneous, lost, damaged, late, incomplete, misdirected, deleted, defective, or altered Contest entries, regardless of the cause;
    2. any failure for any reason whatsoever of the selected entrant to receive a prize notification email;
    3. any changes in email addresses or email address assignments after Contest entry forms are submitted;
    4. any computer, online, telephone, or technical malfunctions or errors that may occur, regardless of the cause; or
    5. any damage or loss, including any loss of use, loss of production, loss of profits (anticipated or otherwise), loss of markets, economic loss, special, indirect or consequential loss or damage or punitive damages, whether in contract, tort or under any other theory of law or equity, arising from, connected with, or relating to the Contest or the submission of entries to the Contest or participation in the Contest or the Contest prize, or the use of the www.bestbuy.ca web site (including the downloading of any materials from that web site) and regardless of the cause or any negligence by Best Buy or anyone for whom Best Buy is responsible, and notwithstanding that Best Buy may have been advised of the possibility of such loss or damage being incurred.

Other Matters

  1. If for any reason the Contest is not capable of being conducted as intended by Best Buy, including due to computer viruses, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause that corrupts or interferes with the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, Best Buy may, at its sole discretion, disqualify any entrant responsible for such misconduct and cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Contest.
  2. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND BEST BUY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND/OR OTHER RELIEF FROM ALL RESPONSIBLE PERSONS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
  3. Return of any prize notification email as undeliverable may result in disqualification, and an alternate winner may be selected.
  4. Decisions of Contest judges in respect of any aspect of the Contest are final and binding on all entrants.
  5. Participation in the Contest constitutes acceptance and agreement to these Contest rules.
  6. Best Buy reserves the right, at their option, to publish the winner’s name, address, photograph, likeness, voice or statements without any further compensation to the winner.
  7. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and local laws and is void where prohibited by law. If any provision of these rules is found by any court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, all other provisions will remain in full force and effect.
  8. Best Buy may, where required by law, disclose contest entrant information to the government.
  9. Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of this publicity Contest may be submitted by a resident of the Province of Quebec to the Régie des alcools, des jeux et des courses for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted by a resident of the Province of Quebec to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement