The North Face “ECS Ambassadors” Rewards Program
Sponsored by The North Face, a division of VF Outdoor, Inc., Alameda, CA 94502 (“The North Face” or “Sponsor”).
1. Who Can Apply. Legal residents of the United States or Canada, ages 18 (or age of majority, whichever is older), or over, who are registered for the 2017 The North Face Endurance Series Races in Ontario (Canada), Massachusetts, Utah or Wisconsin. If you were part of last year’s ECS Ambassador Program, you MAY apply. Employees of The North Face, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates and agencies are not eligible.
3. ECS Ambassador Members- Qualifying for Rewards. Sponsor will select up to 30 Applicants as members of the ECS Ambassadors. Those accepted will be notified via email before or about September 10, 2017; if not accepted, you will NOT be notified. ECS Ambassador members will receive a unique code which can be redeemed by other persons for a 15% discount off of the registration fee (team or individual) for any race which is included within the 2017 Endurance Series Races in Ontario (Canada), Massachusetts, Utah or Wisconsin. ECS Ambassador members receive rewards based on the number of times that their unique discount code is used in full accordance with its terms by other persons for registration for any race included within the above-indicated Endurance Series Races as follows:
5 registrations – Refund of your registration fee*
10 registrations – The North Face hat and Better Than Naked Shirt**
20 registrations - $100 The North Face gift card***
50 registrations - $500 The North Face gift card***
100 registrations – Trip to 2017-2018 Endurance Series Race of choice, including international race****
*Maximum value of $200.(USD) Awarded as a refund on the credit card you used during registration.
**Color, size and style subject to availability.
***Subject to terms and conditions of use as indicated thereon.
****Trip is subject to availability. Selected race must be approved by The North Face in its sole discretion. Trip must be completed by 12/10/2018 and has an approximate retail value of $1250. (USD) Additional restrictions apply.
An ECS Ambassador member's final registration total will be determined as of September 24, 2017 at 11:59 PM EST. Once initial level (of (5) registrations) is achieved, higher registration levels subsume all lower registration levels. Accordingly, after refund of registration fee, an ECS Ambassador member will only receive (1) reward corresponding to the highest registration level achieved in the Program. In addition, The North Face will NOT round up the number of registrations in determining the registration level achieved by an ECS Ambassador member.
Should The North Face provide status updates as to the number of registrations using a given ECS Ambassador member's discount code or other Program-related information, such updates may not be current at any given time, are intended for informational purposes only and are in no way binding upon The North Face.
4. Restrictions on Sharing of Discount Code/Using Endurance Series Race & The North Face Content.
If sharing discount code via social media, such sharing must be in full accordance with the terms and conditions of social media platform utilized, as applicable. Discount code should be shared only with persons/groups who you believe would be interested in registering for/participating in one of the above-indicated Endurance Series Races. DO NOT USE THE DISCOUNT CODE TO “SPAM” PERSONS. Whenever sharing the discount code, you must include the hashtag #TNFAMBPromo to signify that The North Face is providing you with an incentive in conjunction with sharing the discount code.
If you link to the Endurance Series Race areas of the www.thenorthface.com or use any other The North Face content, you agree to maintain all trademark and copyright notices in the original form provided. At all times, as between you and The North Face, The North Face owns any and all rights in and to The North Face content. Any use of The North Face content other than as specifically set forth herein is prohibited and in violation of The North Face’s rights.
5. Reward Redemption. Once initial registration level (of (5) registrations) is achieved, ECS Ambassador member will receive an email notification from Sponsor. Allow 1-2 weeks for receipt of refund via online credit. For all other registration levels, ECS Ambassador member will be notified of registration level achieved via email on or about October 15, 2017. Allow 2-3 weeks for receipt of reward/reward information via postal mail. Rewards cannot be returned or exchanged once issued. The North Face reserves the right in its sole discretion to condition issuance of reward upon ECS Ambassador member providing satisfactory proof of compliance with these Terms and Conditions.
6. Release of Rights.
Persons applying for the Program and those persons accepted as ECS Ambassador members agree to release and hold harmless The North Face, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees and agents from any and all liability in conjunction with the Program.
7. Additional Conditions.
Any taxes on rewards are ECS Ambassador member's sole responsibility; issuance of rewards will be reported to applicable governmental authorities as required by law. All expenses incurred in applying for Program (and, for ECS Ambassador members, in participating in the Program) are the applicant’s/participant’s sole responsibility.
All decisions of The North Face regarding the Program (including admission to the Program and registration level achieved by ECS Ambassador members) are final and binding in all respects and are not subject to appeal.
Sponsor expressly disclaims any and all liability for electronic, programming, technological error/malfunction/failure which affects the Program in any manner or for late, lost, stolen, garbled, corrupted, blocked/inaccessible communications.
Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to suspend, terminate or modify the Application Process or the Program at any time without liability, due to any cause beyond its control (i.e., force majeure event). In such case, Sponsor will seek to review Applications and/or conduct the Program (as applicable) in a manner that Sponsor determines is fair, appropriate and in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. Notice of such action by Sponsor will be disseminated to all Applicants or ECS Ambassador members, as applicable.
Any and all disputes regarding the Program or these Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the internal, substantive law of California (USA). Any action must be brought individually (NOT as part of a class action) in federal or state court in Alameda County, California (USA) and, in any such action, a person is only entitled to recover actual costs involved in applying for and (if applicable) participating in the Program (if any), with all rights to attorneys’ fees and any and all damages (including special, punitive, consequential damages) being expressly waived.
Should any provision of these Terms and Conditions be deemed by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be stricken and replaced with a substitute provision which is valid and enforceable and most closely approximates the original intent of Sponsor. The invalidity/unenforceability of one provision shall not affect any other provision of these Terms and Conditions.