Springboks Rugby Ticket Competition

Vodacom (Pty) Ltd (“Vodacom”) is running the Springboks Rugby Tickets (‘the Competition”) on the Vodacom 20 Years Portal, http://www.vodacom.co.za/vodacom/20years and Vodacom Twitter account, www.twitter.com/vodacom

By participating in the Competition, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.

1. The Competition will run weekly as per schedule below:

Week 1: 09 June 2014 (08:30 – 16:00)

Week 2: 17 June 2014 (08:30 – 16:00)

Week 3: 23 June 2014 (08:30 – 16:00)


2. One (1) lucky entrant stands a chance of winning one (1) set of double VIP  stand tickets to watch the Springboks play international rugby teams as per the schedule below:

Week 1: Springboks vs Wales in Durban on 14 June 2014: Kings Park, Durban at 17:05.

Week 2: Springboks vs Wales in Nelspruit on 21 June 2014: Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit at 17:05.

Week 3: Springboks vs Scotland in Port Elizabeth on 28 June 2014: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium at 17:05.


3. The prize excludes accommodation and travel to and from the rugby stadiums above where the rugby games will be played. Complementary drinks and food will be served.


4. To enter, participants must:

• visit the Vodacom 20 Years Portal: http://www.vodacom.co.za/vodacom/20years

• accept the T&C’s prior to submitting their stories on the Vodacom 20 Years portal: https://myvodacom.secure.vodacom.co.za//personal/main/termsandconditions/vodacomtwentyyearscampaign

• pick a year from the timeline and submit their #WhereWereYou story about their best Springbok moment;

• share their story on Twitter, enter their Twitter handle in the name field and use @Vodacom so that we know which story is theirs.

• follow Vodacom on Twitter

• Use the hashtag, #WhereWereYou in their entry.

• may submit as many stories as they wish to be entered into the Competition

• may subscribe to any Mobile Network Service Provider in South Africa


5. The Competition is only open to natural persons 18 years or older. This also applies to the friend or guest that will accompany the ticket winner due to the nature of the prize.


6. Winners and friends must reside in South Africa and be in possession of a valid SA identity document or valid permanent residence permit at the date of the rugby games specified in clause 2 above.


7. The Competition is also subject to, and must be read in conjunction with Vodacom’s existing Terms and Conditions applicable to its website and mobile site respectively:

http://www.vodacom.co.za/personal/main/termsandconditions/websitetermsandconditions  and  http://www.vodacom.mobi/mobile/main/termsandconditions/vodacomtermsandconditions


8. The winners must be able to identify him / her (in a manner determined by Vodacom) as the qualifying entrants to the competition and have to comply with the required validation procedure in order to claim the prizes.


9. There are no additional charges for participating in the Competition. Standard data costs apply as per the user’s Service Provider for data use.


10. The winner will be selected by means of a random draw selection after the closing date of the Competition, from all eligible entries which meet the requirements set out in these Terms and Conditions. The first eligible, qualifying entry drawn will be selected to win the prize.


11. If selected as a finalist, entrants must send the requested contact detail by the set cut-off date and time communicated via direct message on Twitter.

12. Only entries received during the weekly competition period stipulated in clause 1 above will qualify as potential winners.


13. All risks and ownership of the prize shall pass to the winner on transfer/delivery thereof and hence all of Vodacom’s obligations in regard to the Competition as well as in regard to the prize shall terminate. Vodacom will advise on arrangements in respect of the prize at the time of contacting the selected winners.


14. Notwithstanding the fact that the prizes vest on the winners immediately upon the determination of the results, any prizes that remain unclaimed / undelivered after the  date of the event or no reasonable effort is made on the part of the winners to claim the prizes despite having been advised of the results of the competition will be forfeited. Vodacom then reserves the right to award the prize to the next qualifying winner.


15. Prizes will only be sent to a physical address and not a postal address.


16. The winners will be contacted during working hours (08h00 to 17h00) by phone on or after the draw date, using the cell phone number associated to the entry.


17. Vodacom will use reasonable efforts to contact the winner telephonically on the contact details used to participate in the Competition. Vodacom shall attempt to contact the winners for a period of 2 (two) working days after their names have been drawn as winners.


18. Should a participant not be available on the contact number during the timeframe stipulated  or reject, forfeit or decline acceptance of the prize, that person's right to the prize will be deemed to have been waived and the prize will be forfeited. Vodacom reserves the right to then award the prize to the next selected participant.


19. The claim for the prizes will be subject to security and validation checks failing which the winner will forfeit the prize and a new name will be drawn and if the winner cannot accept the prize for any reason whatsoever, another name will be drawn.


20. The winner’s names and location may be displayed on http://www.vodacom.co.za/personal/main/competitionshomepage.


21. Vodacom shall request the winners’ in writing to their image and/or likeness being used and published by Vodacom in connection with the Competition for a period of 12 (twelve) months after they have been announced as  winners. The winners may decline the use of their image and/or likeness by Vodacom.


22. The prize is not transferable or exchangeable, and may not be redeemed for cash.


23. The judges’ decision on any aspect of the competition including the allocation of the prize will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.


24. In the event of a dispute in regard to any aspect of the promotion and/or the Terms and Conditions, Vodacom’s decision will be final and binding and no correspondence may be entered into.


25. All the information provided or related to entering this Competition shall be managed by a third party service provider for the purpose of running this competition only.


26. User data collected via the Competition will not be used for any other purpose than for the Competition only and in accordance with our privacy policy.  Vodacom will store your information for as long as we are legally required to. If there is no legal requirement, we will only store the collected information for as long as we need it.

27. In order to effect the arrangements required for the prize fulfilment in terms of this Competition, Vodacom shall provide the winners’ personal information, i.e. name, contact number and ID number to a third party for access to the hospitality suite at the different rugby stadiums.


28. Employees, directors and agents of Vodacom, their immediate families, life partners, business partners and associates and any person directly involved with the devising, production, management or marketing of this Competition are not eligible to participate in this Competition.


29. The duration of the Competition may be extended or curtailed at the discretion of Vodacom.


30. Neither Vodacom nor its agents shall be responsible for any loss or misdirected entries, including entries that were not received due to any failure of hardware, software, or other computer or technical systems.


31. Neither Vodacom nor any other person or party associated with the Competition, their associated companies, agents, contractors and sponsors and any of its personnel involved in the competition, shall be liable whatsoever for any loss or damage incurred or suffered (including but not limited to direct or indirect or consequential loss), death or personal injury suffered or sustained arising from either participation in the competition or from claiming the prize. 


32. If the Promoters are required by law to alter or cancel any aspect of the Competition or to terminate it as a result of changes in legislation, or for any reason whatsoever, it will have the right to terminate the Competition being offered, with immediate effect and without notice. In such event all entrants hereby waive any rights which they may have against the Promoters and its associated companies, agents, contractors and/or sponsors.


33. Vodacom may refuse to award the prize if these Terms and Conditions have not been adhered to or if it detects any irregularities or fraudulent practices.


34. All information relating to the Competition which is published on any marketing material will form part of these terms and conditions. In the event of any conflict between such marketing material and these terms and conditions, these Terms and Conditions shall prevail.