TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR THE ALDI 6 NATIONS RUGBY COMPETITION

The below sets out the contractual terms and conditions on which primary schools may enter the Aldi 6 Nations Rugby Competition and be in with a chance to win prize money of €50,000 to be used for sports facilities for the school. The competition is open to primary schools in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

1. INFORMATION ABOUT US

Aldi Stores (Ireland) Limited (“Aldi”) wishes to promote rugby as part of a healthy lifestyle in Ireland. The Aldi 6 Nations Rugby Competition is developed by Aldi and the winning schools will be announced in May 2019.

2. HOW TO ENTER THE COMPETITION

All primary schools which are part of the Aldi Play Rugby initiative will receive an Aldi Play Rugby Poster Pack with information and leaflets in the post. Any school which is not already signed up to the Aldi Play Rugby initiative can register at www.aldi.ie/playrugby and an Aldi Play Rugby Poster Pack will be sent out in the post.

3. COMPETITION RULES AND PROCEDURES

Aldi customers who spend €30.00 or more in one transaction will receive an Aldi Play Rugby sticker in store. If the single transaction amounts to or exceeds €60.00 the customer will receive two stickers and so on. The customer should then give his or her child/niece/nephew/neighbour etc the sticker(s) to bring into the participating primary school. The Aldi Play Rugby poster should be on display in participating primary schools (location at the discretion of the management of the school) and each sticker should be added to the Aldi Play Rugby poster.

When the primary school has collected 300 stickers and its poster is complete, the primary school will nominate one pupil from either 5th or 6th Class to complete a test of knowledge (Each registration pack will contain a test of knowledge). The Board of Management of the primary school undertakes to ensure that it is a pupil from either 5th or 6th Class who takes the test and that no assistance is provided to the student during the test. The test must be completed within the allotted 5 minutes and will comprise of 1 question which will test the pupils knowledge. The completed test must then be and submitted to Aldi together with the completed poster of stickers. Only entries with a fully correct test result (question answered correctly) will be eligible for the draw. The decision of Aldi will be final in this regard.

Completed entries comprising the poster with 300 stickers should be submitted by the primary school to the following address:

Spectrum,

Unit 4044,

Kingswood Avenue,

Citywest Business Campus,

Naas Road,

Dublin 24,

D24 T6YE 

for entry into the draw. The closing date for primary schools submitting an entry is 7th April 2019. Primary schools may enter the competition multiple times by completing multiple posters of 300 stickers each and completing a test of knowledge. However, eligible entrants cannot win more than one prize within the competition. Late or incomplete entries will be disqualified. Aldi will not take any responsibility for any technical or postal failure or malfunction which may result in an entry being delayed, lost or not properly registered or recorded. The application should be made in the name of the primary school. The entry submission must be accompanied by all of the information requested in the information pack given to the primary schools. Any entry without all of the required information will be deemed not to be a valid entry and will not progress in the competition. All eligible entrants will receive an Aldi Play Rugby kit, four (4) rugby balls and a set of Aldi Play Rugby water bottles (subject to availability). By entering into the competition, the winning primary school consents to be part of any publicity surrounding the competition free of charge by Aldi in all media, including but not limited to, television, radio, promotion and all social media and internet for the purposes Aldi wishes.

4. PARTICIPANTS FROM NORTHERN IRELAND ONLY

Residents of Northern Ireland may receive a sticker without the need for purchase by availing of the following method: Send an Aldi Six Nations request to the following address:

Aldi Six Nations Competition

Aldi Stores

Newbridge Road,

Naas,

Co Kildare

Participants will be required to provide:

a) Its, his or her full name;

b) postal address including postcode;

c) an email address or telephone number; and

d) a stamped self-addressed envelope.

On receipt of the above, one sticker will be sent to the participant. There is a limit of one sticker per person per calendar month during the promotional period.

5. PRIZE DETAILS AND CHOOSING THE WINNER

There will be two winning primary schools who will each receive prize money of €50,000 to be spent on sports facilities at the school.

One primary school from each of the four provinces will be selected from the eligible entrants to win a €2,500 voucher for sports and training equipment. 

One further primary school will win a training session with Paul O’Connell plus a set of new jerseys and an Aldi Play Rugby kit.

The draws will be held on a date in May 2019 exact date to be confirmed. The draws will be overseen by an independent adjudicator. Winners will be notified by email at the nominated email address provided. Prizes are as stated, no cash alternative will be offered.

The result of the draw is final. No correspondence relating to the competition will be entered into.

6. KEY PRINCIPLES OF THE WINNERS’ AGREEMENT

When the winning school has been selected, the board of management must enter into a contractual agreement with Aldi in the form appended at Appendix 1. If the winning school cannot be contacted or does not sign up to the agreement at Appendix 1 or take any other required action to claim the prize within one month of the draw, Aldi reserves the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant selected from the entries validly entered before the closing date.

The winning schools consent to appear in promotional media coverage (without compensation) on the Aldi website or Aldi operated social media accounts or television advertisements as relevant.

Aldi is not responsible for printing or typographical errors in any promotional materials relating to the Aldi 6 Nations Rugby competition.

7. LIABILITY

Aldi will not be responsible for any loss or damage which is not foreseeable or which is outside of Aldi’s reasonable control in relation to the Aldi 6 Nations Rugby Competition.

No responsibility or liability will be accepted by Aldi for entries that are not received or that are lost in transmission for any reason. Proof of sending or transmission will not be accepted as proof of entry. Incomplete entries will be invalid. In the event of any dispute including but not limited to entries the decision of Aldi will be final.

8. PRIVACY

The Aldi 6 Nations Rugby competition page and registration for the Aldi 6 Nations Rugby competition is hosted by Aldi.

The details of the Aldi 6 Nations Rugby competition entrants will be processed by Spectrum, Unit 4044, Kingswood Avenue, Citywest Business Campus, Naas Road, Dublin 24, D24 T6YE and any personal data which Aldi collects from entrants or that entrants provide to Aldi will be processed by Spectrum, Unit 4044, Kingswood Avenue, Citywest Business Campus, Naas Road, Dublin 24, D24 T6YE in accordance with Aldi’s policies. For more information please see our privacy notice at www.aldi.ie.

9. CANCELLATION

While Aldi will use every effort to ensure the Aldi 6 Nations rugby competition is open until the intended closing date Aldi reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Aldi 6 Nations rugby competition in whole or in part at any time. All entrants will be notified of any change through the contact details provided on entry/ registration. Aldi will endeavour to give 7 days' notice of such a cancellation, termination, modification or suspension. If this is not possible Aldi shall give entrants as much notice as it reasonably can.

10. APPLICABLE LAW

These Terms and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Ireland and the Courts of the Republic of Ireland will have exclusive jurisdiction in relation to any disputes.