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SLEEP AND SKI SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS PROMOTION IS INTENDED FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE FORTY-EIGHT (48) CONTIGUOUS UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY U.S. LAW. DO NOT ENTER IF YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE AND ARE NOT LOCATED IN THE FORTY-EIGHT (48) CONTIGUOUS UNITED STATES OR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. VOID OUTSIDE THE FORTY-EIGHT (48) CONTIGUOUS UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.

GRAND PRIZE WINNERS MUST BE AVAILABLE TO TRAVEL FROM MARCH 26 – 29, 2015 OR GRAND PRIZE WILL BE FORFEITED IN ITS ENTIRETY.

  1. DESCRIPTION: The Sleep and Ski Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") begins on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 and ends on Friday, March 13, 2015 (the "Sweepstakes Period"). The Sweepstakes consists of three (3) separate random drawings as described herein. The sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Tempur Sealy International, Inc. ("Sponsor"). The administrator of this Sweepstakes is Creative Zing Promotion Group ("Administrator"). U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (“USSA”) is not responsible for the administration or execution of the Sweepstakes.
    THE SWEEPSTAKES IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY FACEBOOK. FACEBOOK IS COMPLETELY RELEASED OF ALL LIABILITY BY EACH ENTRANT IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.

  2. Promotion Period: This Contest starts at or after 11:00:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) on February 10, 2015 and ends at 3:00:00 p.m. EST on February 11, 2015 (the “Promotion Period”).

  3. ELIGIBILITY: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal U.S. residents residing in the forty-eight (48) contiguous United States and the District of Columbia who are physically located and residing therein and who are eighteen (18) years of age or older ("Entrant"). Employees of Sponsor, USSA, Administrator, Rubin Postaer and Associates, their advertising or promotion agencies, those involved in the production, development, implementation or handling of this Sweepstakes, any agents acting for, or on behalf of the above entities, their respective parent companies, officers, directors, subsidiaries, affiliates, licensees, service providers, prize suppliers and fulfillment companies, any other person or entity associated with this Sweepstakes (collectively, the "Sweepstakes Entities") are ineligible to enter or win this Sweepstakes. Household Members and Immediate Family Members of such individuals are also not eligible to enter or win. "Household Members" shall mean those people who share the same residence at least three months a year. "Immediate Family Members" shall mean parents, step-parents, legal guardians, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses.

  4. HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, three (3) prize-specific “call to action” messages presented as a question (each a “Post” and collectively, the “Posts”) will be posted to https://www.facebook.com/TempurPedic/ (the “Facebook Page”). Eligible Entrants must “comment” on a Post within twenty four (24) hours of the corresponding Post timestamp by answering the question as directed in order to receive one (1) entry (the “Entry”) into the random drawing for the prize associated with the corresponding Post (the “Post Drawing”). You do not need to answer the question correctly in order to receive an entry into the corresponding random drawing, however your comment must be relevant to the corresponding post and in compliance with the content guidelines set forth below. Limit one (1) Entry per person per Post/Post Drawing. This limit applies regardless of the number of Facebook accounts that a person has; if a person violates the entry limit, Sponsor/Administrator will disqualify such person, with all his/her entries being declared void. In addition, do NOT resubmit the same comment for more than one Post/Post Drawing, as each Post will be different. By commenting on a Post, Entrants affirm that they have read, understand and agree to these Official Rules, including meeting all of the eligibility requirements in Section 2.

    CONTENT REQUIREMENTS FOR COMMENTS: To be eligible for entry in applicable Post Drawing, comment must not (as determined by Sponsor/Administrator in their sole discretion):

    (a) Violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party;
    (b) Include material that is inappropriate or unfit for publication (e.g., vulgarity or hate speech);
    (c) Disparage any of the Sweepstakes Entities, their products, services, persons/entities endorsing their products or services, or this Sweepstakes;
    (d) Advocate violence, consumption of alcohol or drugs, or any illegal conduct.

    Sponsor and Administrator will determine in their sole discretion which Entries have satisfied the entry requirements. Entries generated by a macro, script or other automated means will be disqualified. Incomplete, garbled, corrupted, unreadable, or unintelligible entries will be disqualified. Posting of comment on the Sponsor’s official Facebook page does not constitute any representation of Sweepstakes eligibility. The Entry and all information provided by the Entrant becomes the property of Sponsor. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sweepstakes Entities, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Entrant that Sponsor determines to be in violation of any term contained in these Official Rules. ELIGIBLE ENTRANTS MUST SUBMIT ENTRIES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE OFFICIAL RULES. NO OTHER METHOD OF SUBMISSION WILL BE ACCEPTED. Sweepstakes Entities reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to move, change or extend deadlines or dates in their sole discretion. Such changes, if applicable, will be communicated on the Facebook page.

    GRANT OF RIGHTS IN COMMENT: Entrant grants to Sponsor and its designees the non-exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, transferable, sublicenseable right and license to use, perform, exhibit, reproduce and/or otherwise exploit his/her comment in any manner and in any and all distribution channels, venues or media now known or hereafter devised, without further notice or any compensation to entrant. (The preceding grant of rights is subject to any rights retained by Facebook.) Entrant waives any “Moral Right of Authors” (Droit Moral) in the comment. Entrant further agrees, upon Sponsor’s request and without compensation, to sign any and all necessary and appropriate documents so as to effect, perfect or record such grant of license rights. Entrant further expressly acknowledges that Sponsor does not owe him/her a duty of confidence (or fiduciary duty or the like) with regard to his/her comment and that Sponsor has wide access to ideas, stories and other literary/artistic materials submitted to it from outside sources or being developed by its own employees and that such ideas/stories/literary/artistic materials may be competitive with, similar to (or even identical to) a person’s comment and that Sponsor shall have no liability to entrant or any third party in conjunction therewith. POSTED COMMENTS REPRESENT SOLELY THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. SPONSOR IS INVITING PERSONS TO POST COMMENTS AND WILL NOT REVIEW COMMENTS PRIOR TO SUCH POSTING. ACCORDINGLY, SPONSOR DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR SCREENING, MONITORING, MODERATING OR REVIEWING COMMENTS. SPONSOR WILL NOT EDIT COMMENTS POSTED FOR THIS SWEEPSTAKES.

  5. WINNER SELECTION & NOTIFICATION: On or about March 16, 2015, the Administrator will conduct three (3) random drawings. There will be one (1) random drawing for each Post, consisting of all eligible entries received in conjunction with that Post. Non-winning entries from one Post drawing will NOT be retained for other Post drawing(s). Provided that the content of entrant’s comment is in compliance with these Official Rules, the nature of the comment will NOT be taken into account in the winner selection procedure. The potential winners will be contacted via a message on Facebook on or about March 16, 2015 with instructions on how to confirm eligibility and claim the corresponding prize. IT IS THE ENTRANT’S SOLE RESPONSIBILITY TO ASSURE THAT HIS/HER PRIVACY SETTINGS ALLOW FOR THE SPONSOR’S OFFICIAL FACEBOOK PAGE TO CONTACT HIM/HER VIA MESSAGE. The potential winners will be required to respond (as directed) to the notification within twenty-four (24) hours (or a shorter time if required by exigencies) of first attempted notification. The failure to respond timely to the notification may result in forfeiture of the prize. The potential winners will be required to verify address and complete, sign, and return within twenty-four (24) hours of receipt an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release, and, unless prohibited by law, a publicity release and other legal documents as may be required by Sponsor in its sole discretion (collectively, the "Prize Claim Documents") covering eligibility, liability, advertising, publicity and media appearance issues. Failure to return the Prize Claim Documents within the specified time period may result in forfeiture of the prize and selection of an alternate winner from the remaining entries for such prize, time permitting. The failure to respond timely to the notification may result in forfeiture of the prize and, in such case, Administrator will randomly select and attempt to contact an alternate winner from the remaining eligible entries, time permitting, in accordance with the above procedure, after which the prize in question may go unawarded if it remains unclaimed. Administrator and/or Sponsor reserve the right to disqualify anyone not fully complying with the Official Rules; and, upon disqualification, prize will be forfeited without compensation of any kind.

  6. ODDS OF WINNING: The odds of winning a prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received per Post Drawing.

  7. Prize: Three(3) Grand Prizes available

    Each Grand Prize consists of one (1) 4 day/3 night trip for the Grand Prize winner (“Grand Prize Winner”) and one (1) guest (“Guest”) to Steamboat Springs, CO (the “Trip”) from March 26 – 29, 2015. Trip includes: (a) round-trip coach class air transportation for the Grand Prize Winner and his/her Guest from a major airport near the Grand Prize Winner’s home (as determined by Sponsor) to an airport near Steamboat Springs, CO; (b) standard, hotel accommodations for three (3) nights (one (1) room, double occupancy); (c) two (2) 3-Day Lift Tickets; (d) VIP Event Tent credentials for the 2015 U.S. Freestyle Championships (the “Event”); and (e) ground shuttle transportation between airport and hotel. Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") of each Grand Prize: Four Thousand Dollars ($4,900.00).

    GRAND PRIZE WINNER MUST BE ABLE TO ABLE TO TRAVEL MARCH 26 -29, 2015 OR PRIZE MAY BE FORFEITED AND NO COMPENSATION WILL BE AWARDED. Dates of departure and return are subject to change at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Actual value of Grand Prize will depend on point of departure, any airfare fluctuations and seasonal pricing; any difference will not be awarded. Grand Prize Winner’s Guest will be required to verify address and to execute a liability/publicity release as directed prior to booking of any travel. Failure to return the executed Guest release form within the specified time period may result in Grand Prize Winner taking the Trip with no Guest. If Grand Prize Winner elects to travel with no Guest, Grand Prize will be awarded in increments for one traveler (i.e., the Grand Prize winner him/herself) and no additional compensation will be awarded. In the event that the Event, or any portion of the Event, listed in the Grand Prize description does not or cannot take place as scheduled or at all, for reasons included but not limited to scheduling conflicts, cancellations, postponement, or for any other reason, then assuming the Grand Prize Winner is willing and able to travel on the dates chosen by Sponsor, the Grand Prize Winner will receive the remaining components of the Grand Prize which shall constitute full satisfaction of Sponsor’s Grand Prize obligation to the Grand Prize Winner, and no other or additional compensation will be awarded. Grand Prize Winner and Guest must travel together on same itinerary as set by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If Guest is a minor, the Grand Prize winner must be such Guest’s parent or legal guardian; and, a parent/legal guardian must sign the Guest Release on such minor’s behalf. Airline for Trip to be selected by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Airline carrier’s regulations and conditions apply. Grand Prize Trip cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer, andGrand Prize Winner or Guest may not receive frequent flier miles, award points or other “perks” in conjunction with prize travel. Once Trip has been booked, no change, extension or substitution of Trip dates is permitted, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. The Grand Prize Winner and Guest are responsible for having valid travel documents including government-issued identification. If Grand Prize Winner lives within reasonable driving distance of Steamboat Springs, CO (as determined by Sponsor/Administrator in their sole discretion), ground transportation will be substituted for air travel component of Grand Prize, and no additional compensation will be awarded. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen tickets or travel vouchers, and Grand Prize Winner will not receive compensation for prize elements that Grand Prize Winner is unable to use for any reason. Grand Prize Winner is solely responsible for all unspecified incidentals, including, but not limited to, additional transportation, meals, beverages, gratuities, phone calls, insurance, taxes, and any other expenses not specifically mentioned as being included as part of the Grand Prize.

    Trip Conduct: Grand Prize Winner and Guest shall conduct themselves with due regard to public conventions and morals. The Grand Prize Winner and Guest shall not, while representing the Sweepstakes Entities during the Trip, commit an offense involving moral turpitude under local laws or ordinances. The Grand Prize Winner and Guest shall not commit any act that will tend to degrade the Sweepstakes Entities in society or bring the Sweepstakes Entities into public hatred, public disrepute, contempt, scorn, or ridicule, or that will tend to shock, insult or offend the community or public morals or decency or prejudice the Sweepstakes Entities. In the event the Grand Prize Winner or Guest engages in behavior that (as determined by Sweepstakes Entities in their sole discretion) is obnoxious or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, the Sweepstakes Entities reserve the right to terminate the Trip early and send the Grand Prize Winner and Guest home with no further obligation related to the Grand Prize.

    Limit one (1) Grand Prize per person. Prize winners will be solely responsible for all federal, state and/or local taxes and for any other fees or costs associated with a prize, if and as applicable. If the actual value of any prize is less than the ARV stated herein, the prize winner will NOT be entitled to a check, cash or other form of payment for the price difference. No substitution, transfer or cash equivalent for a prize (or prize component), except that Sweepstakes Entities, at their sole discretion, may substitute a prize (or prize component) with one of equal value due to prize unavailability for any reason. Any depictions of prizes in Sweepstakes advertising are for illustrative purposes only. Grand Prize Winner will receive an IRS Form 1099 from the Sweepstakes Entities for the actual retail value of the Grand Prize for the calendar year in which the Grand Prize was fulfilled and agrees to fully cooperate with Sponsor and its designees relative to their compliance with government tax-reporting requirements.

  8. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION/RELEASES All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. By participating, each Entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sweepstakes Entities, which shall be final in all respects. By participating in this Sweepstakes and/or by accepting any prize that he or she may win, each Entrant agrees to release the Sweepstakes Entities and each of their respective successors, employees, agents, representatives and assigns (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of a prize or any prize related activity, including travel. Each Entrant, as a condition of receiving any prize, authorizes the Sponsor and its designees the right to use his/her name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state of residence and entry materials in programming or promotional material, worldwide in perpetuity, and on a winners’ list, if applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above-mentioned information or materials, but may do so and may edit such information or materials, at its sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation. The Released Parties shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, stolen, misdirected, postage-due, corrupted, inaccessible, incomplete, unreadable, inaccurate, garbled or unintelligible entries, communications or affidavits, regardless of the method of transmission; (ii) telephone system, telephone or computer hardware, software or other technical or computer malfunctions, lost connections, disconnections, delays or transmission errors (including filtering by or other operation of the functionality of Facebook); (iii) data corruption, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to or alteration of entry or other materials; (iv) any injuries, losses, liabilities or damages of any kind caused by the prize or resulting from acceptance, possession or use of a prize including participation in any activity or travel related thereto, or from participation in the Sweepstakes; (v) any inability of a winner to accept or use any prize (or portion thereof) for any reason and such prize or portion thereof shall be forfeited; or (vi) any printing, typographical, human administrative or technological errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes. Sponsor makes no representation, guarantee or warranty of any kind regarding the prizes, including but not limited to the warranty or fitness for intended purpose or merchantability. Sweepstakes Entities disclaim any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participating in, or accessing or downloading information in connection with this Sweepstakes. The applicable Sweepstakes Entities reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes (or any portion of the Sweepstakes) should a virus, bug, computer problem, unauthorized intervention or other cause or problem corrupt or inhibit the administration, security or proper play of the Sweepstakes and, in such situation, will select the winner(s) for affected Post Drawing(s) from eligible non-suspect entries received for each such affected Post Drawing prior to and/or after such action or in such manner as deemed fair and appropriate by the Sweepstakes Entities in their sole discretion. The applicable Sweepstakes Entities may prohibit you from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in their sole discretion, they determine you are attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or any other unfair playing practices or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other persons or Sweepstakes Entities representatives. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

  9. DISPUTES: This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the United States and the State of Kentucky, without respect to conflict of law doctrines (of Kentucky or any other jurisdiction). As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participants agree that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in California having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participants be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, including attorneys' fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (e.g. costs associated with entering), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

  10. PRIVACY POLICY: Any personal information supplied by you will be subject to the privacy policies of the Sponsor posted at http://www.tempurpedic.com/privacy. By entering the Sweepstakes, you grant Sponsor permission to share your email address and any other personally identifiable information with the other Sweepstakes Entities for the purpose of administration and prize fulfillment. If you are chosen as a winner, your information may be included in a publicly-available winners list.

  11. SPONSOR: Tempur Sealy International, Inc., 1000 Tempur Way, Lexington, Kentucky 40511

  12. ADMINISTRATOR: Creative Zing Promotion Group, 189 S. Orange Avenue, Suite 1130A, Orlando, FL 32801

  13. WINNERS’ LIST/OFFICIAL RULES: To obtain a copy of the Winners’ list or a copy of these Official Rules, send your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to SLEEP AND SKI SWEEPSTAKES Winners or Rules, 189 S, Orange Ave, Suite 1130A, Orlando, FL 32801. Requests for the names of the winners must be received no later than April 20, 2015.