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Contest Rules

  1. How to Enter

    1. No purchase necessary.
    2. The Word of the Week Contest (the “Contest”) starts at 11AM AT on February 1, 2024, and consists of Monthly Entry Periods. Each Monthly Entry Period starts at 1PM AT on the first Thursday of each calendar month and ends at 8:59AM AT on the last Thursday of each calendar month.
    3. Each week during a Monthly Entry Period a new word of the week question (“Weekly Question”) will be posted on the Sponsor’s Threads, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts (the “Social Accounts”).
    4. To enter the Contest, participants must visit one of the Social Accounts, submit one answer to the Weekly Question, and complete and submit an online entry form. Each correct answer will result in one entry into a Monthly Prize Draw (defined below) corresponding to the Monthly Entry Period in which you submitted your entry, for a total possible maximum of 4 entries per person per Monthly Prize Draw. Once submitted no changes to answers may be made.
    5. All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means including use of any automated system to participate, or do not conform to or satisfy any condition of these official rules and regulations (“Rules”) may be disqualified. All entries submitted become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.
  2. Eligibility

    The Contest is open to legal residents of Canada who have reached the legal age of majority in their place of residence at the time of entry. Employees, officers, and directors (including immediate family members and members of the same household) of Xplore Inc. and its affiliates, distributors, dealers, marketing representatives, printers, advertising or promotional agencies, or any other organization associated with the Contest are not eligible to participate.

  3. Prize

    There is one prize (“Prize”) available to be won per Monthly Prize Draw consisting of a Samsung Galaxy Tab A SM-T290 (2019) 8” Tablet - Black (Approx. retail value $179.99 CAD). The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Prize in whole or in part for a prize of equal or greater value in the event that any component of the Prize is unavailable for any reason. The Prize must be accepted as awarded and no substitutions, except as identified above, will be made. The Prize may not be sold, transferred or assigned and is not convertible to cash. The Prize will be shipped to the winner’s address or an alternative location arranged by the Sponsor with the winner. The Sponsor is not responsible for any defects or issues with the Prize.

  4. The Draw

    Each Monday following the end of a Monthly Entry Period, at approximately 10AM AT, a random draw conducted by the Sponsor will take place from all eligible entries received during the previous Monthly Entry Period (each, a “Monthly Prize Draw”). The first entry drawn will be eligible to win the Prize. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the applicable Monthly Entry Period. The Sponsor will attempt to notify the potential winner within 5 days of the Monthly Prize draw. In the event that the potential winner cannot be contacted within 5 days after the Monthly Prize draw, he or she will be disqualified and an alternate potential winner may be drawn at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Before being confirmed the Prize winner, the potential winner must, in addition to meeting the Contest eligibility criteria and otherwise complying with the Rules: (i) have correctly answered, unaided, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be administered by the Sponsor, and (ii) within the time stipulated by the Sponsor, complete and return to the Sponsor a contest eligibility and liability/publicity release (“Release Form”) which, among other things, confirms compliance with these Rules, acknowledges acceptance of the Prize as awarded, releases the Sponsor and its directors, officers and agents from all liability of any kind arising out of participation in the Contest and receipt and use of the Prize, and except where prohibited by law, permits the Sponsor to publish, reproduce and/or use his or her name, address (city and province), voice, photograph or other likeness, without further notice or compensation, worldwide and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media now known or hereafter devised, including the Internet, in any publicity carried out by the Sponsor. Proof of identity must be provided upon request. In the event that the potential winner does not comply with all the provisions as contemplated in these Rules, the Sponsor shall have the right to disqualify the potential winner and select an alternate potential winner, and the Sponsor shall be fully and completely released and discharged from any liability or responsibility in this regard. No correspondence will be made except with the potential winner.

  5. General

    By entering the Contest, entrants agree to abide by these Rules, and further agree that the decisions of the Sponsor is final. The Sponsor reserves the right at any time without prior notice to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest for any reason. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual they find to be tampering or disrupting the online entry process or the operation of the Contest or acting in violation of these Rules. The Sponsor does not assume any responsibility for any lost, delayed, incorrect or incomplete entry information howsoever caused. The Sponsor is not liable for injuries, death, damages or losses of any kind resulting from participation in the Contest or acceptance or use of the Prize. In the event of a dispute, entries submitted online will be deemed to have been made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" means the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access 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. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Threads, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. By participating in this Contest, you agree to a complete release of Threads, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter from any claims.

  6. Privacy and Personal Information

    By entering the Contest each entrant consents to the collection, use and disclosure of his/her personal information (information that identifies an entrant as an individual, such as home telephone number, age and home address) by the Sponsor for the purposes of implementing, administering and fulfilling the Contest. Any personal information will be handled in accordance with the privacy policy of Xplore Inc. which is located at https://www.xplore.ca/policies/privacy-policy/. Any inquiry concerning the personal information held by Xplore Inc. should be addressed to Xplore Inc. at 625 Cochrane Drive, Suite 1000, Markham, ON L3R 9R9.

  7. Publicity of Winner’s Name

    The name of the Prize winner may be posted online or otherwise beginning on the first business day after the winner has been contacted and has returned a fully completed Release Form as set out above.

  8. Subject to Applicable Laws

    This Contest is governed by the laws of Canada, is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations, and is void where prohibited.