Sweepstakes is posted on :
Sweepstakes is available between : 10 November 2013 - 25 December 2013
Local : 50 United States, District of Columbia and Puerto Rico
Every sports lover wants to watch their favorite sports’ matches live. What if you have been given a chance to choose your favorite sports event to watch live? Yes you heard it right. You can win a free trip to major live sporting event and that too of your choice. You just have to enter in the $500,000 Gift of Sport Holiday Sweepstakes and win free trip to any sports trip and many more weekly & daily sport goodies prizes.
The limit of entry in the Sweepstakes is one entry per pool per day. There are different age limit for entrant according to the region. For 50 United States and District of Columbia, the age limit is 18 years old or more, 19 years or old for residents of AL and NE and 21 years of age or older for residents of Puerto Rico. There are total forty six daily drawing pools, seven weekly drawing pools and one final drawing pool.
There are two ways to enter in the Sweepstakes. Visit the Sports Authority Facebook page and navigate to the Contest page or go to sportsauthority.com/sweepstakes, where Sweepstakes registration page is available. Fill up the online registration form by entering your complete details such as name, gender, address, city, date of birth, email address, and create password, then agreeing the official rules submit the details to get one entry in the drawing pool. There are ten ways to receive additional entries in the Sweepstakes after registration. Each additional method has a point system in which one point equal to one entry.
1. League MemberID: After registration enter your Sports Authority League Member ID to and earn 10 points directly. Then you will get one point into the Sweepstakes for each League point earned during the Promotion Period. There is no limit in this additional entry option.
2. “Like” Us on Facebook: Visit official Facebook page of Sports Authority at facebook.com/SportsAuthority and like the page to earn 5 points. There is limit of 5 points per this additional entry method.
3. Follow Us on Twitter: Go to Twitter page of Sports Authority at twitter.com/sportsauthority and follow the page to get 5 points. There is 5 points limit per this additional entry method.
4. “Share” the Promotion via Email: When you share the Sweepstakes via email you earn 10 points every time. Here the limit is 10 shares and 100 points per this additional method of entry per day.
5. Tweet with Hashtag: During the Sweepstakes period, tweet with the Hashtag #giftofsport to earn 10 points. The limit of this additional entry method is 10 shares and 100 points per day.
6. Tag and Instagram Pic: Tag a photo of Instagram with hashtag #giftofsport to earn 10 points. This additional entry method limit is 10 shares and 100 points per day.
7. Connect to Foursquare: Through Foursquare connect to Sports Authority and earn 10 points. Here the limit of this additional method of entry is 10 points during the Promotion period.
8. Check-in On Foursquare: Whenever you check in Foursquare and visit a Sports Authority you earn 15 points. The limit is 15 points per additional entry method per day.
9. Connect to Facebook: Visit Facebook and connect to Sports Authority to get 10 points. This additional method of entry limit is 10 points per day.
10. Check-in on Facebook: Check in Facebook and visit a Sports Authority to get 15 points. The limit for this additional method of entry is 15 points per day.
The selection of winners will be done randomly from all the eligible entries received on or about December 27, 2013.
Five Grand Prize winners will get a free trip to a major live sporting event of winner’s choice given in the form of $25000 check. Its ARV is 25000 each.
One hundred Runner’s-Up winners will be awarded with a $1000 Sports Authority Gift Card. Its ARV is $25000 each.
Seven hundred weekly winners i.e. 100 weekly winners per week will win a $250 Sports Authority Gift Card. Its ARV is $250 each.
Nine hundred thirty one daily winners will receive the following enlisted prizes:
11/13 (30 winners): A $50 Gift Card.
11/14 (50 winners): A Nike Spiral Tech Football.
11/15 (10 winners): Huffy Green Machine.
11/16 (7 winners): Aspire Yoga Package.
11/17 (20 winners): Adidas Capitano Country Soccer Ball.
11/18 (50 winners): Skullcandy Hesh or Lowrider Headphones.
11/19 (5 winners): Everlast 6 Piece Speed Bag Set.
11/20 (25 winners): A $100 Gift Card.
11/21 (5 winners): Zing Hunterz Z Curve Bow.
11/22 (3 winners): Icon Elliptical FreeMotion e5.5
11/23 (10 winners): A $100 Gift Card.
11/24 (30 winners): MW TNF Denali Fleece Jacket.
11/25 (20 winners): A $100 Gift Card.
11/26 (10 winners): TaylorMade R1 Driver.
11/27 (25 winners): M/W Nike Element 1/4 Zip Running.
11/28 (32 winners): Starter Jacket.
11/29 (5 winners): Trayl 26” Mountain Bike.
11/30 (10 winners): GoPro Hero 3 Black Edition Camera.
12/01 (10 winners): Men’s and Women’s Nike FS Lite Running Shoes.
12/02 (5 winners): 7’ Kids Trampoline with Enclosure.
12/03 (2 winners): Toys: RC Sparrow Helicopter and Mean Machine Truck.
12/04 (10 winners): iHome Speakers & Accessories.
12/05 (5 winners): Ultra II Tennis Table.
12/06 (3 winners): Rawlings 5150 Baseball Bat.
12/07 (2 winners): adidas World Cup Official Match Soccer Ball.
12/08 (5 winners): Lifetime 50” Portable and In Ground Basketball System.
12/09 (30 winners): A $100 Gift Card.
12/10 (50 winners): 2013 Pro V1 and Pro V1 X.
12/11 (100 winners): FitBit Zip.
12/12 (30 winners): MW TNF Thermoball Jacket (Hooded).
12/13 (10 winners): adidas World Cup Soccer Shoe.
12/14 (1 winner): Burton 2-Piece Snowboard Package.
12/15 (2 winners): Uggs.
12/16 (5 winners): Nike Covert Driver.
12/17 (20 winners): TNF E-Tip Glove with Screen Grab Technology.
12/18 (25 winners): W Nike Pro Hyper-warm Side tie Cold Weather Top.
12/19 (32 winners): Nike NFL Jersey.
12/20 (3 winners): Icon: Treadmill FreeMotion 775 Treadmill.
12/21 (15 winners): Polar Loop Activity Bracelet.
12/22 (24 winners): $25 E-Giftcard.
12/23 (25 winners): $50 E-Giftcard.
12/24 (50 winners): $100 E-Giftcard.
12/25 (50 winners): $200 E-Giftcard.
The total approximate retail value of all the prizes is $500000.