Win Free BeachBind 2019 

Official Contest Rules and Terms.

Grand Prize:  4 free nights (2 nights for two people)*

Discount for BeachBind or Mini-Camp 2019 for two people for two nights each totaling $732-$1500 depending on room type cost less applicable cost & fees. Winner and guest must register (or be registered) for at least 5 nights for BeachBind and/or Mini Camp 2019 and pay all other cost and fees. Grand Prize winner that is already registered and paid in full may request a refund of the applicable amount less applicable costs fees or a credit to be applied by Tom's Trips to BeachBind 2020*

First Prize: Knot_head Nylon Kit + Tee Shirt. You pick the color!

 

Second Prize:  BeachBind Tee Shirt or other Merch item


Live Drawing for Grand Prize will be held on​ April 1, 2019 during the

 LIVESTREAM event with Knot_head RopeFiendJ, & DireWo1f

How to Enter:

  1. Post a new photo (previously un-posted) on www.FetLife.com,

  2. Tag @RopeLab in the comments or the caption;

  3. Include www.BeachBind.com or the BeachBind or Mini Camp FetLife Event page link (https://fetlife.com/events/664638 or  https://fetlife.com/events/715779 in the caption or a comment;

  4. Select "I'm Going" or "Maybe Going" on the BeachBind and/or Mini Camp event page; 

  5. Fill out the entry form below by April 1, 2019 at Noon.

  6. Promote your photo by getting people to like and comment!

 

Then, get your friends to "like" and comment on your photo!  The most likes + comments wins First and Second Prize! Grand Prize winner will be selected by random drawing and not affected by the number of likes or comments on your photo.

Register here to enter.

*See official rules  below for complete details. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Chances of winning depend on the number of entries. Actual discount will range from $732 to $1500 depending on room type.  Prizes may be taxable and subject to shipping fees and charges. Grand prize requires at least 5 night stay at BeachBind or Mini Camp 2019 for winner and a guest. Prizes are non-transferable and have a cash value of $.001. 

Drawing for grand prize will take place on or about April 1st, 2019.  Must enter to win. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited by law.  One entry per person.  Only one prize may awarded per person. If a person wins more than one prize, they will only receive the highest ranked prize and the other prize(s) be awarded to an alternate winner. TO ENTER: Post a photo on www.FetLife.com during the contest period (you cannot use a previously posted photo and edit the caption or comments), tag the RopeLab profile in the comments or the caption https://fetlife.com/users/4377545  (e.g. type @RopeLab), and mention www.BeachBind.com or the BeachBind or Mini Camp FetLife Event page link (https://fetlife.com/events/664638 or  https://fetlife.com/events/715779 in the caption or a commentt.   Then select "I'm Going" or "Maybe Going" on the BeachBind or mini-camp event page (if you have not already) at https://fetlife.com/events/565039, and fill out the entry form at BeachBind.com and link to your photo as posted on FetLife.  The photo posted must be a photograph that you own or have permission to post, and you must also have permission of all recognizable persons appearing in the photo to post it.  Entry forms must have complete and accurate information to be valid.  Contest starts on March 24 2019 and ends when the drawing occurs. This drawing is open only to U.S. residents who, as of the beginning of the Promotion Period are 18 years of age or older who are not BeachBind 2019 headline Presenters or otherwise employees of RopeLab, LLC or their immediate family.  All entries become the property of RopeLab, LLC. Only Official Contest Entry Forms will be accepted. No mechanically reproduced entries accepted. Limit one entry per person.  RopeLab, LLC is not responsible for computer system, hardware, software or program malfunctions, malicious attacks or for other errors, failures, or delays in computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature or the cause of third parties.  One (1) Grand Prize winner for the grand prize will be selected by random drawing conducted by RopeLab, LLC from all eligible entries received.  All eligible entries must be received and completed during the Promotion Period as further described above. Drawing will be held on or after April 1, 2019 or thereafter at RopeLab, LLC's discretion.  Entries must be receive by April 1, 2019 at 12 NOON EST.  Late entries may be accepted by RopeLab, LLC at RopeLab, LLC's sole discretion prior to the drawing.  The contest term may be extended to allow for additional entries or for other reasons at RopeLab, LLC's discretion.  All drawings are final and binding on all matters related to the drawing. Winners need not be present and will be notified by e-mail, phone, or mail within approximately 48-72 hours of their name being drawn. Upon notification, winners must claim their prizes by e-mail. If a given winner does not respond within 3 days of initial notification, the drawing may be extended and a new drawing may take place so that an alternate winner will be selected at random from among remaining eligible entries. RopeLab, LLC may choose to draw one or more names for the grand prize as back-up(s). The back-up(s) may be awarded the Grand Prize if the winner does not claim their prize within 3 days.  Claim period may be extended at RopeLab, LLC's discretion.  To claim the Grand Prize, winner must register for BeachBind or Mini Camp 2019 for at least 5 nights and must make payment to the travel agent as invoiced.  To claim prize, winners (and for the Grand Prize, their guest) must complete any and all legal documents requested by RopeLab, LLC, the travel agent, Tom's Trips, and Hedonism II and return them to RopeLab, LLC within five (5) working days after receipt of such documents. Noncompliance may result in disqualification of the winner.  First Prize shall consist of a prize package from Knotheadnylon.net which will consist of 6 thirty foot ropes (color of winner's choice from then available colors) plus a tee shirt as available at that time (color of choice as available), or otherwise something of similar value at RopeLab LLC's or knotheadnylon.net's discretion.  Second prize will consist of a BeachBind tee shirt or other merchandise item if offered by BeachBind or similar item.  First and Second prizes will be awarded to the applicants that submitted a valid entry and were not otherwise disqualified by RopeLab, LLC, that receive the most and the second most number of "Likes" + "Comments" on the photo that they uploaded to FetLife and linked on their application form as of April 1, 2019 at 12 NOON EST.  In the event of a tie for first or second prize, a drawing will be held to select the winner.  Prizes are subject to availability and subject change for any reason at RopeLab LLC's discretion.  Winners are liable for shipping costs.  If RopeLab, LLC determines for any reason that the winner is disqualified or the winning entry is void or invalid, the promotional period may be extended, and a new drawing may take place at RopeLab LLC's discretion and an alternate winner will be selected from among remaining eligible entries by random drawing, or the back-up winner may be selected.  For first and second prizes, the backup winners may be the valid applicant that received the next-most "Likes" + "comments" on their Fetlife photo.   Winner may be responsible for pick-up for Prize or delivery costs of Prize at RopeLab's discretion.  Winner shall be solely responsible for all applicable taxes, fees, expenses, shipping, and charges, incurred as a result of winning any Prize and agrees to indemnify and hold RopeLab, LLC and its owner and agents harmless for any such taxes, fees, expenses or charges.   Shipping for the First prize is estimated at about $35, or at the discretion of knotheadnylon.net, or the prize may be delivered in person at BeachBind 2019 and the discretion of knotheadnylon.net.  Drawing will be for one Grand prize, which will consist of a certificate provided by Hedonism II Resort for 2 nights each for two people (the winner plus a guest of their choice) staying in the same room at Hedonism II in Negril Jamaica during BeachBind and/or Mini Camp 2019 from May 4-15th 2019.  Winner must register for BeachBind using the BeachBind website and pay for a minimum of 5 nights at the regular, then current rate between May 4-15th 2019.  All payments must be made through Tom's Trips. Air fare and other transportation is not included and winner will be liable for the costs of such transportation.  The certificate will entitle the winner to receive a total discount of four nights (two people for two nights each), meaning a discount off the registration fee per night per person as listed on www.beachbind.com, less up to $85 per night per person in applicable fees and costs. In addition, if any refunds are provided to any amounts previous paid to Tom's Trips, a 5% credit card fee will apply on any amounts previously paid by credit card.  RopeLab and Tom's Trips reserve the right to apply any other actual charge in addition to the previously described costs and fees. The total discount of the Grand Prize for the winner and the guest (combined) may range between $$732.00 and $1500 and will not exceed a total of $375 per night or $1500 total and the actual discount will be based on the room type reserved and available at the resort during BeachBind 2019 at the then-applicable rates. Discount for BeachBind 2019 for two people for two nights each totaling $732-$1500 depending on room type cost less applicable cost & fees. Winner and guest must register (or be registered) for at least 5 nights for BeachBind and/or Mini Camp 2019 and pay all other cost and fees. Grand Prize winner that is already registered and paid in full may request a refund of the applicable amount less applicable fees or a credit to be applied to BeachBind 2020.All discounts are subject to Hedonism II resort's rules regarding its discount certificates, determined at its sole discretion.  Netiher RopeLab LLC  nor Tom's Trips has any liability for decisions or changes made by Hedonsim II regarding its discount certificate policies and contest entry shall not hold RopeLab, LLC or Tom's Trips responsible for any changes or decisions made by said resort.  Room type selection may be at the sole discretion at the resort and is subject to availability.  Winner of any prize is liable for any taxes or government fees imposed as a result of any prizes awarded. The Grand Prize certificate is non-transferable.  The Grand Prize winner and their guest must be registered or register for BeachBind 2019 or Mini Camp and make payment in full within 3 days of notice of prize,  or as otherwise agreed by Tom's Trips and RopeLab, LLC at their sole discretion. The Grand Prize may be forfeited at RopeLab LLC's discretion if payment is not timely made, in which case it may be awarded to the next backup or a new drawing may be held at RopeLab's discretion.  All payments are non-refundable.  Cash value of the grand prize certificate is $.001.  Cash value of the first and second prize is $.001.  The Grand Prize Certificate cannot be combined with any other discount or promotion.  Certificate is not valid for any other events.  Certificate is subject to booking availability at Hedonism II resort.  Certificate is issued by Hedonism II and may be redeemed through Tom's Trips when booking registrations for the event, and Beachbind, RopeLab, LLC, Tom's Trips or their various organizers, leaders, owners, agents and employees shall not be liable or responsible for the action or inaction of Hedonism II with respect to the certificate or this drawing or otherwise if Hedonism II fails to honor the certificate, imposes additional fees, or for any other action or inaction of Hedonism II.  There shall be one Grand Prize winner, one first prize winner, and one second prize winner.  The Grand Prize Winner will be drawn at random and must have submitted an official Contest Entry Form per these rules.  Decisions regarding eligibility, winners, or the interpretation of these rules shall be made at the complete discretion of RopeLab, LLC.  Valid in the United States only, and not valid in Rhode Island, New York, or Florida.  In order to claim a Prize or receive any Prize benefits or related services, winners may be required to sign additional forms, agreements, waivers and/or releases (including but not limited to standard registration agreements, resort forms, releases, etc.) and shall be required to otherwise be eligible to participate in RopeLab and any activities or receive services pursuant to any awarded prizes per the then-existing rules and polies of RopeLab, LLC and Hedonism II.  Failure of a winner to do so or be so eligible may void any rights of winner to claim the prize at RopeLab, LLC's discretion. Each person who participates in the Promotion fully and unconditionally agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and all BeachBind terms and rules, along with all resort rules,  and the decisions of RopeLab, LLC, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Winners hereby release RopeLab, LLC, Tom's Trips, and Hedonism II from any and all claims, liability, loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the awarding, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of any prize or participation in any prize-related activity or at BeachBind or Mini Camp 2019. In addition, winner acknowledges that RopeLab, LLC, Tom's Trips, and Hedonism II,  have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose.  Unless otherwise notification is made to RopeLab, LLC, by accepting a prize, winners consent to the use of his/her/their FetLife screen name or other similar scene name, for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited.  These rules are subject to change at the discretion of RopeLab, LLC and changes will be posted on the terms page for this context located within the BeachBind.com website.  RopeLab, LLC may add the applicant's email address as submitted on the contest entry form to its mailing list(s) but applicant can choose to opt out of the mailing list(s) at any time. RopeLab, LLC is not responsible for any: (a) telephone, computer, or network malfunction or error; (b) communication disruption related to Internet traffic, virus, bug or non-authorized intervention; or (c) damage caused by computer virus or bug, resulting in damage to any computer from entrant’s access or the Contest  Website. RopeLab, LLC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Contest  should virus, bugs or other event causes beyond RopeLab LLC's control corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Contest or for any other reason at RopeLab, LLC's discretion.  Persons found tampering with or abusing any aspect of this Contest, or whom RopeLab, LLC believes at RopeLab, LLC's sole discretion to be causing malfunction, error, disruption or damage, or who is violating these Rules and Regulations or applicable law will be disqualified and may be referred to legal authorities. RopeLab, LLC reserves the right to cancel or modify the terms of this Contest at any time at its discretion and the applicant waives any and all claims against RopeLab, LLC and releases and holds RopeLab, LLC and its employees, owners, agents, and contractors harmless from any and all claims relating to the Drawing or any Prize.  Should any winner disclaim or refuse a Prize, or otherwise fail to claim their prize per the above terms, RopeLab, LLC may extend this contest into the future, award prizes to the next backup winner, start a new contest, or otherwise cancel the contest at its discretion.  Should BeachBind become canceled for any reason,  the Grand Prize shall not be redeemable, and the First and Second prizes may not be redeemable at RopeLab, LLC's discretion.  

The BeachBind logo graphics and logos were designed by Human Chuo.  Background Image by knot_head. Model is Nkay, shot During BeachBind 2019  We thank and appreciate all of the models and photographers that generously allowed us to use their images on this site, including The Silence, knot_head, RopefiendJ, and clover.  Website design by DireWo1f with assistance from wiwolverine and l3gato. BeachBind is produced and owned by RopeLab LLC, an organization dedicated to rope education and experiences (www.ropelab.org).  BeachBind is produced in connection with Tom's Trips, a travel agent. All payments and hotel reservations are made by Tom's Trips. This Website and All Contents (c) copyright 2016-2020 by RopeLab, LLC. All participants are responsible for their own health and safety during travel.  The RopeLab and BeachBind trademarks and all corresponding logos and marks are trademarks of RopeLab, LLC. All Rights Reserved.  RopeLab, Tom's Trips, and the resort/venues have the right to deny anyone admission or remove anyone from any event or the resort at any time for any reason or no reason. Questions and inquires should be directred to ropelab@gmail.com.