Team Titleist 2013 Invitational Challenge

THE FOLLOWING SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ONLY AND SHALL ONLY BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO U.S. LAW. DO NOT ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU ARE NOT LOCATED IN THE U.S. OR DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AT TIME OF ENTRY.

Team Titleist 2013 Invitational Challenge
1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING A PRIZE.
To enter:
You must be a registered member of Team Titleist to cast your vote and be eligible for the Team Titleist Invitational Challenge Local Ambassador drawing. Click here to register for Team Titleist: (http://www.titleist.com/myaccount/register.aspx).

To cast a vote for your home state to be selected as a Team Titleist Invitational destination and be entered into the Team Titleist Invitational Challenge Local Ambassador drawing, visit http://www.titleist.com/invitational and complete the entry form with the required information including your name, address and email address.

At the end of the Sweepstakes Period, the three (3) states that receive the most votes from Team Titleist registered members will be selected for Team Titleist Invitational events in 2013. The Titleist staff will select and designate event locations at a later date. Team Titleist reserves the right to add additional states of its choosing as additional event locations at a later date.

All members who voted for one of the top three (3) member-selected states will be eligible for the local ambassador drawing.
Please Note: YOU MUST CAST YOUR VOTE FOR THE STATE IN WHICH YOU CURRENTLY LEGALLY RESIDE TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE LOCAL AMBASSADOR DRAWINGS.

2. Sweepstakes Period: This Sweepstakes will begin at 12:00 a.m. ET on June 3, 2013 and end at 11:59 p.m. ET on June 21, 2013 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

3. Drawings: Random drawings for prizes will be held on or around June 21, 2013 from all eligible entries. Limit one entry per day, per household during the Sweepstakes Period. For the purposes of this Sweepstakes, an “entrant” shall consist of a person, family or household with a valid household mailing address and valid household e-mail address. Proof of e-mailing an entry does not constitute proof of delivery. Incomplete entries are void.

Random drawings will be conducted by Titleist, the judges, whose decisions will be final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The Winners will be notified by email. If a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the Prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. Odds of winning the Prize depends on the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. If due to an error, more prizes are claimed than are intended to be awarded; the intended prizes will be awarded in a random drawing from among all verified and validated prize claims received for that prize. In no event will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded.

4. Official Rules: By entering, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these official rules (“Official Rules”). All entries become the property of Titleist and will not be returned. Entrants waive all rights and remedies at law or in equity for any claim they may have relating to this Sweepstakes.

5. No Responsibility: Titleist is not responsible for any computer system, or technical malfunction of any telephone lines, computer on-line systems, software, hardware, servers, access providers, computer equipment, program malfunctions or other errors, failure of any entry to be received by Titleist on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at website, or any combination thereof, that are human or technical in nature, including any injury or damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. Titleist reserves the right, in its sole discretion; to cancel or suspend this Sweepstakes and randomly award the prizes from among all eligible entries prior to action taken by Titleist should virus, bugs or other causes beyond the control of Titleist corrupt the security, administration or proper play of the game. Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted at http://www.titleist.com. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Titleist reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Titleist is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in the Sweepstakes. Automated entries are prohibited, and any use of such devices will cause disqualification. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an electronic entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the “authorized account holder” person in whose name the email account is registered, provided that person meets all eligibility criteria set forth in the “Eligibility” section of these Official Rules. “Authorized Holder” shall mean the natural person assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Titleist reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process.

6. Prizes: A. Prizes: A total of three (3) prizes will be drawn.

Three (3) prize winners will be drawn as “Local Ambassadors” for the event in the state in which they legally reside. Winners will receive an invitation to play in the event that includes a complimentary round of golf (approximate retail value “ARV” $200.00) and a travel stipend of up to $750.00 to offset intrastate travel costs and accommodations for attending the Team Titleist Invitational as the “Local Ambassador” for the event in their state.

B. The total ARV of all prizes is estimated to be two thousand eight hundred and fifty dollars ($2,850.00). Prizes are non-transferable, and no prize substitutions or cash redemptions are allowed except as provided herein. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize of equal or greater value should featured prize become unavailable. All taxes on prize are the responsibility of the winner.

7. Prize Winners: Winners may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (where permitted by law), within five (5) days of the date notification is mailed. Failure to comply with this condition will result in forfeiture of the applicable Prize and an alternate winner will be selected. All prizes will be awarded. Except where prohibited, winner consents to the use of his/her name, photo, likeness and/or biographical information for advertising and promotional purposes, without additional compensation. Winner releases Titleist, its directors, employees and agents including without limitation its advertising and promotion agencies from any and all liability, loss or damage incurred with respect to the awarding, receipt, possession and or use or misuse of any prize.

8. Eligibility: This Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older. Employees of Titleist, its affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, retailers, advertising and promotional agencies, the immediate families and/or household members of each are not eligible. Prizes won by minors will be awarded to parent or legal guardian, who must sign and return all required documentation. This Sweepstakes shall only be construed and evaluated according to law of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without regard to the principles of conflicts of laws and submission of an entry constitutes acceptance of such laws. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

9. Winners’ List: For the name of the winners, send a self-addressed stamped legal size envelope by August 1, 2013 to: “ Team Titleist Invitational Challenge” c/o Acushnet Company, 333 Bridge Street, Fairhaven, MA 02719. Titleist assumes no responsibility for lost, late, illegible, incomplete or postage due mail.

10. Sponsor: Acushnet Company (“Titleist”), 333 Bridge Street, Fairhaven, MA 02719.