Wellness Cruise Giveaway 2019
Official Rules and Regulations:

The “Wellness Cruise Giveaway” (herein referred to as the “Cruise Giveaway”) is being sponsored, presented, organized and administered by Marsham International Food Brokers and HFN Association Inc. on behalf of its participating Health First member health food stores (herein referred to as “Member Stores”) across Canada. No purchase is necessary to enter the Cruise Giveaway. Making any purchase will not increase or affect an eligible person’s chances of winning the prize offered in the Cruise Giveaway.

The Cruise Giveaway Period: The Cruise Giveaway opens March 1, 2019 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on July 20, 2019 or when no more Official Entry Forms remain to be distributed in any participating Member Store.

How to Enter: To enter the Cruise Giveaway, during the Cruise Giveaway Period, an eligible person must visit a Member Store to obtain an original Entry Form at that Member Store, while supplies last.  An eligible person must legibly complete all of the required information on his/her Entry Form, and, during the Cruise Giveaway Period, deposit the properly-completed Entry Form in the Ballot Box at a Member Store.

Note Respecting Entry Limits: No eligible person may submit in any manner more than one (1) Entry into the Cruise Giveaway during the Cruise Giveaway Period. If the Sponsor finds that an eligible person has failed to comply with this Entry limitation or has attempted in any way to circumvent this Entry limitation, the Sponsor will disqualify that person from the Cruise Giveaway, and all Entries submitted by that person will be null and void.

Prizes: A draw will take place on August 15th at Health First Network Head office located at 845 Harrington Court Burlington Ontario at 11:00 AM

The prize package Includes:

  • Airfare for 2 from any major city to Cruise departing city or nearest city
  • 1 Night of pre-cruise hotel stay in 4 star or better
  • Event Cruise: 7 Nights aboard AmaViola in Cabin Category E.

INCLUDEDS: Accommodations; fine dining with all meals included on board; complimentary local wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner; on board entertainment; complimentary Wi-Fi and in room internet access; fitness room and whirlpool; variety of shore excursions in every port (excluding optional excursion); all expert workshops, gratuities and all port taxes and fees.

  • All transfers to and from port and to and from hotel or airport.

An All-Inclusive package includes cabin, flights, transfers and pre-cruise hotel

Approximate value $17 000 for 2 adults

Prizes must be accepted as awarded, have no cash value, and are non-transferable.

Important Note Respecting the Skill-Testing Question: An eligible person who becomes the potential prize winner in the Cruise Giveaway understands, acknowledges and agrees that by entering the Cruise Giveaway, and before becoming a verified winner, he/she will first be required to correctly answer a skill testing question.  The question is to be answered without any mechanical, electronic or other assistance whatsoever.  The skill-testing question that is contained in the Declaration and Release will be required to be executed properly and returned to the Sponsor as and when required by the Official Rules.   Including the Declaration and Release together with any other documents that the Sponsor may require, all in accordance with the provisions of these Official Rules.

Eligibility: The Cruise Giveaway is open to all residents of Canada who have reached the age of majority of their Province/Territory of residence by the commencement of the Cruise Giveaway Period, with the exception of:

  • Any person who at any time during the Cruise Giveaway Period is associated with the Cruise Giveaway, including employees, officers, directors, advertising or promotional agencies, subsidiaries, Member Stores and their owners, officers, directors and employees, dealers, and representatives of the Sponsor or of any supplier of the prize or part of the prize for the Cruise Giveaway
  • Any person engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for the Cruise Giveaway; and
  • Any person who is or purports to be an immediate family member (defined as spouse, dependent for federal income tax purposes, half-sister, half-brother, or step-, biological, foster, in-law or adoptive mother, father, sister, brother, daughter, or son) of, or who resides or is domiciled in the same household.

Cruise Giveaway Draw: To determine the winner, a random selection from all eligible entries received during the Cruise Giveaway Period will be made at Health First Network Head Office, Burlington Ontario on August 15, 2019 at 11:00am Eastern Standard Time. In order to win a prize, a selected entrant will be required to correctly answer a mathematical, skill-testing question, sign a standard Declaration and Release form, and must be eligible according to the Official Rules and Regulations. The Member Store will not engage in any correspondence except with the potential prize winners. The selected entrant will be contacted by phone and/or email. If the selected entrant does not comply with the contest rules or cannot be contacted within 7 days of the draw date, that Entry will be declared void and further entries will be drawn. Allow four (4) weeks from the draw date for verification of contest winners and prize fulfillment.

Limits of Responsibility: By entering this contest, the winners acknowledge and agree that the Organizer, Health First, its respective affiliates, agencies, and respective officers, directors, employees, and agents shall have no liability and the contest winners hereby agree to release them and hold them harmless from any liability arising from or relating to this contest or the awarding or use of the prize. By entering this contest, you consent to Health First and/or their respective affiliates using the personal information submitted with your Entry for the purpose of administering this contest. No further information or marketing communications will be received by the entrant unless the entrant provides Health First and their respective affiliated companies with explicit permission to do so at the time of entry, subject to compliance with applicable privacy legislation.

Other Rules: The decisions of the Organizer will be final and binding on all entrants. The Organizer shall not bear any liability for contest entries that are lost, stolen, delayed, destroyed, or otherwise improperly completed, or claims that are irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, or do not conform with or satisfy any or all conditions of these Official Rules. Any such claims will be judged void. By entering, each entrant agrees to abide by the Official Rules and the decisions of the Organizer, which shall be final and binding in all matters related to this contest. All entries become the property of the Organizer, which assumes no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged, or misdirected entries.

The Organizer shall not bear any liability for the loss, theft or misuse of the Prizes, or any personal damage, personal injury or misfortune in any way attributable to the Cruise Contest or the Prize. Before the Organizer uses any winner’s name and/or likeness in any advertising or promotion, the Organizer will send a letter via email to obtain written approval from the winner. Contest is subject to all federal, provincial and municipal laws. Void where prohibited.

The Organizer reserves the right to terminate this contest or to amend these contest rules at any time without notice or with notice in major national newspapers if any factor interferes with the proper conduct of the contest as contemplated by the Rules. Odds of winning any prize are dependent upon the total number of eligible entries received.

For Quebec Entrants Only: Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the board only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.