Rules for the Get Healthy West Georgia
2014 Weight Loss Challenge
Sponsor is Tanner Health System, incorporated as Tanner Medical Center, Inc.
The 2014 Weight Loss Challenge (“Contest”) begins on Jan. 27, 2014, at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time and ends on April 28, 2014, 11:59 p.m. US Eastern Time unless terminated earlier by Sponsor. Information on how to enter and win prizes forms part of these Weight Loss Challenge Rules (“Rules”).
WHO MAY ENTER
This Contest is open only to individuals who live or work in Carroll, Haralson or Heard counties and who are 18 years of age and older. Participants are not required to purchase any good or service to participate. You are not eligible for weight loss prizes if you are pregnant at any time while participating in this program. Pregnancy interferes with accurate weight measurements. If you have had bariatric surgery at any time after beginning the weight loss challenge, you are ineligible to receive prizes in the weight loss percentage category due to weight loss unassociated with the program. You may still participate and earn points for participation. If you are using weight loss medications, you are ineligible to receive prizes in the weight loss percentage category due to weight loss unassociated with the program. You may still participate and earn points for participation.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE
To participate, click “Get Started” and follow the on-screen instructions.
You may cancel your participation in the Contest at any time.
NO GUARANTY OF WEIGHT LOSS
Tanner Health System does not guarantee any weight loss or maintenance by participating in the challenge.
Improper Manipulation of Weight Readings
You are not allowed to artificially influence your weight to create an inaccurate weight reading. This includes, but is not limited to, making your weight higher or lower than your actual weight or having others weigh in for you. If it is determined that you are attempting to manipulate the system in any manner you shall be immediately terminated from the program. You will not be entitled to any prizes if it is determined that you have manipulated the program.
CONSULTATION WITH PHYSICIAN
Tanner Health System recommends that you consult with your physician prior to beginning the program in order to determine the suitability of the program to your own needs.
The Grand Prize winner will win an Apple iPad 2 (which has a value of approximately $399). The Grand prize winner will be selected in a random drawing from all of the participants who have lost at least 10% of their body weight during the 12-week program. Other winners will receive a Fitbit Flex wireless activity tracker (value of approximately $100). Other prizes will be awarded throughout the challenge through weekly random drawings of the challenge participants. The winners of the weight loss challenge will be announced at the end of challenge celebration on May 3, 2014.
Tanner Health System has the right to change the prizes at any time. Vendors, physicians, senior management, officers or directors of Tanner Health System are not eligible for prizes.
THIS CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed according to the laws of the State of Georgia, without giving effect to conflict of laws principles which might otherwise require the application of the laws of another jurisdiction. If any provision of this Agreement is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of this Agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any term or condition of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Tanner Medical Center, and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, sponsors, successors and assigns harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys fees, resulting from your violation of this Agreement.
TERM OF AGREEMENT
Unless sooner terminated by you, this Agreement remains in effect for as long as the Get Healthy West Georgia Weight Loss Challenge is in operation by Tanner Medical Center and its community partners.
RIGHT TO CANCEL OR SUSPEND CONTEST
Sponsor has the right to cancel, modify or suspend Contest at any time for any reason or no reason without notice to entrants or others.
Participants agree that personal data, especially name and address, may be processed, shared, and otherwise used for the purposes and within the context of the Contest and any other purposes outlined in these Rules. Personal data will be used by Tanner Health System and its affiliates exclusively for the purposes stated herein.
WAIVER, RELEASE AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
In consideration of your participation in the Get Healthy West Georgia Weight Loss Challenge, you hereby accept all risk to your health and any injury or death that may result from such participation and you hereby release Tanner Medical Center, and its respective officers, directors, employees, agents, sponsors, successors and assigns from any and all liability to you, your personal representatives, estate, heirs, next of kin and assigns, from any and all claims and causes of actions for all illness or injury to your person resulting from your participation in the Get Healthy West Georgia Weight Loss Challenge, including, without limitation, your death, any medical problems or any health issues, whether caused by the negligence of you or Tanner Medical Center, or any of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, sponsors, successors and assigns. In no event shall Tanner Medical Center be responsible for any damages (including, without limitation, incidental and consequential damages) resulting from your participation in the Get Healthy West Georgia Weight Loss Challenge, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not Tanner Medical Center is advised of the possibility of such damages. Remedies under this Agreement are exclusive and are limited to those expressly provided for in this Agreement.
I HAVE CAREFULLY READ THIS AGREEMENT AND UNDERSTAND IT TO BE A RELEASE OF ALL CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION AGAINST TANNER MEDICAL CENTER FOR MY INJURY OR DEATH THAT OCCURS WHILE PARTICIPATING IN THE GET HEALTHY WEST GEORGIA WEIGHT LOSS CHALLENGE.