We are looking for a Women’s Running reader to appear on our cover—and we think it should probably be you! Everyone’s story deserves to be told and every runner should be celebrated—we’d love you to enter the 2016 Women’s Running Cover Runner Contest powered by Jaybird with the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series.
Our winning cover runner will be flown to our headquarters in San Diego, CA, for an awesome experience including a professional shoot, a new running wardrobe and some fun with the Women’s Running team. The winner will also receive a package fromJaybird and Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Tour Pass. The runner’s photo will appear on our January/February issue. Enter now!
You could be on the front cover of the January/February 2017 issue of Women’s Running!
Complete the form below to submit photos and answer a few questions about yourself. The deadline for submissions is September 21 and finalists will be announced by September 26, at which point we will invite our readers to vote online for their favorite potential cover runner. All finalists will receive a pair of Jaybird Freedom Buds!
Last year’s winner Lindsey Hein entered with the hopes of raising awareness about the BRCA2 gene mutation after undergoing a double mastectomy in 2013. Fun fact: This awesome marathon runner was pregnant for the shoot!
Have a running buddy you think would be perfect? Nominate her now! Your friend will receive an email letting her know you think she should enter.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER, PLAY OR CLAIM A PRIZE.
A PURCHASE or payment WILL NOT INCREASE AN ENTRANT’s CHANCES OF WINNING.
This Contest is available only to those persons,  years of age or older (at the time of entry), who are legal residents of the United States or the District of Columbia.
Employees of Competitor Group, Inc. (the “Sponsor”) and any company or entity providing any Prize to be awarded in connection with the Contest and any of their respective owners, parent companies, affiliates, directors, subsidiaries, franchisees, representatives, advertising, promotion and production agencies, agents (collectively “Released Parties”) and their immediate family members of any of the above (meaning spouses, parents, siblings and children living in the same household) and/or those living in the same household (whether related or not) are not eligible to enter or win.
The Contest will be broken into two phases, the submission phase and the finalist phase.
The submission phase begins Aug. 25 at 12:00 am Pacific Time and ends on Sept. 21 at 11:59 pm Pacific Time.
Voting for the finalist phase begins Sept. 26 at 12:00 am Pacific Time and ends on Oct. 17 at 11:59 pm Pacific Time.
3. How to Enter:
All entrants must submit their information online via the contest voting page on the Women’s Running website. Participants will be asked to provide their name, contact information, location, a biographical summary, three words that describe themselves and provide a minimum of one photo of themselves. Any form of entry other than as specified in these Rules is prohibited and will result in disqualification in the sole discretion of Sponsor.
All entry materials may be used in selection process for contest finalists. If chosen for finalist phase, materials may be placed online for voting process. (Note that contact information will be used exclusively to reach out to contest participants with questions about their entries or to let them know they have been selected as a finalist/winner, and will not be made public or posted to Women’s Running.)
REQUIREMENTS OF ENTRIES: Entries may not contain, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, any content that:
The entry must be the original work of the entrant, may not have been previously published, may not have won previous awards, and must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity. If the entry contains any material or elements that are not owned by the entrant, and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, the entrant is responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of the entry, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit the use and exhibition of the entry by Sponsor in the manner set forth in these Rules, including, without limitation, name and likeness permissions from any person (and, if minor, such minor’s parent or legal guardian) who appears in or is identifiable in the entry. Sponsor reserves the right to request proof of these permissions in a form acceptable to Sponsor from any entrant at any time. Failure to provide such proof may, if requested, render the entry null and void. By making an entry, the entrant warrants and represents that he/she and any persons appearing or who are identifiable in the entry consent to the submission and use of the entry in the Contest and to its use as otherwise set forth herein.]
4. Guidelines and Restrictions:
Entry is limited to one (1) entry per person. If it is discovered that any person has attempted to: (a) obtain more than one (1) entry per person and/or (b) use (or attempt to use) multiple names, identities and/or more than one (1) email address to enter the Contest; then (at the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor) he/she may be disqualified from the Contest.
Each entrant represents and warrants that his/her entry conforms to these Rules and understands that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may disqualify the entry for any reason, including if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the entry fails to conform to these Rules in any way or otherwise contains unacceptable content as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion.
All entries are subject to verification. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Sponsor – including, without limitation, government issued photo identification) to participate in this Contest. Failure to provide such proof to the satisfaction of the Sponsor in a timely manner may result in disqualification.
THE RELEASED PARTIES WILL BEAR NO LEGAL LIABILITY REGARDING THE USE OF YOUR ENTRY(S) (OR ANY COMPONENT THEREOF) BY, OR ON BEHALF OF, THE SPONSOR. THE RELEASED PARTIES SHALL BE HELD HARMLESS BY YOU IN THE EVENT IT IS SUBSEQUENTLY DISCOVERED THAT YOU HAVE DEPARTED FROM OR NOT FULLY COMPLIED WITH ANY OF THESE RULES.
5. Prizes and odds of winning:
Prizes include professional hair and make up, trip to photo shoot, dinner and accommodations while on location and apparel/shoes provided for use in photo shoot, as well as 2016 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series TourPass 3-Pack (valued at $219).
The grand prize winner will be selected by Sponsor, in its sole discretion, based on materials submitted through Women’s Running website.
Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received. Prizes are subject to additional terms and conditions as set forth below.
6. Prize Acceptance:
The winner will be notified by email and/or by phone and will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Publicity and Liability within ten (10) business days of notification in order to claim his/her prize. In the event of noncompliance, if a winner cannot be reached at the email address or phone number on that winner’s entry, or if a prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable, that prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected by the method described above. No substitution of any prizes will be offered. No prize transfer permitted. All taxes, fees, and surcharges on prizes are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. All expenses are the responsibility of the prize winner. The winner may be required to furnish proof of identification and other proof of eligibility under these Rules.
Acceptance of a prize will constitute permission to use winner’s name, photo(s), hometown, likeness, statements or prize information for advertising and publicity purposes worldwide in connection with the Contest without limitation and without additional compensation, except where prohibited.
The Released Parties will not be responsible for any and all claims of any kind to or of any person or property (including, without limitation, death of any person), arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize, participation in any Contest related activity, or participation in this Contest.
7. General Conditions:
This Contest is governed by the laws of the State of California and all claims relating to the Contest must be resolved in the state or federal courts located in San Diego County, California. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited by law.
All entry materials become property of Sponsor. By entering, the entrant agrees to the use of his/her name, address, photograph, videotape, or any likeness for advertising or publicity purposes and to the use of statements made by or attributed to the entrant relating to Sponsor or to this promotion and releases any and all rights to said use without further compensation.
If it is discovered that an entrant has registered or attempted to register more than once using multiple e-mail addresses, telephone numbers or multiple identities, all of the entrant’s entries will be declared null and void and any prize an entrant might have been entitled to will not be awarded.
Sponsor is not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (a) electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind, server malfunction, failed computer, network, telephone, satellite or cable hardware or software or lines, or technical failure, or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions, computer hardware or software malfunctions or any human, mechanical or technical or electronic error which may occur in the collection and processing of entries and/or votes; (b) failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions; (c) lost, late, misdirected or incomplete entries, votes or personal information or mail; or (d) any condition caused by events that may cause the Contest to be disrupted or corrupted, regardless of the reason.
In the event of sabotage, acts of God, terrorism or threats thereof, computer virus or other events or causes beyond the Sponsor’s control, which corrupt the integrity, administration, security or proper operation of the Contest, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend the Contest. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to award the grand prize from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to the event requiring such cancellation.
In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related materials, the terms and conditions of these Rules shall prevail, govern and control.
8. Prize Winner’s List:
For the name of the Women’s Running Cover Runner Contest winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Competitor Group, Inc., Attn: Partnership Marketing team, 9477 Waples Street, Suite 150, San Diego, CA 92121. All requests must be received by January 2016.
Correspondence may be sent to the Sponsor c/o Competitor Group Partnership Marketing Director, 9477 Waples Street, Suite 150, San Diego, CA 92121.