Terms and Conditions
Month 6: 1 – 30 September 2021 Quest prizes
- Adult members (over the age of 18 years) who reach at least 40 points in at least one week in September 2021, i.e. between the dates of 1 September to 30 September 2021 (both dates included), stand in line to win fantastic lucky draw prizes.
- Each time the member achieves 40 points in one week, this counts as one entry into the lucky draw for monthly prizes. If they achieve 40 points in week 1 and week 3 of September, they will receive 2 entries. The maximum number of entries a member can enjoy is 4.
- The prizes participating members can win in September 2021 are as follows:
All Quest participants taking part in September stand in line to win the following:
10 x winners: Win one of 10 x R3000 Biogen vouchers
2 x winners: Win one of the prizes sponsored by Hexaware, i.e. an Apple Macbook Air-pro 13.3 or an Apple Watch Series 6 device.
2 x winners: Win a R5000 Running hamper from Totalsports
1 x winner: wins a Springbok jersey
300 x winners: Win a limited-edition Virgin Active kit bag
20 x winners: Win a Personal Training starter pack
General Competition Terms and Conditions:
- Members will automatically be entered into a monthly lucky draw for the prizes based on the number of times they achieve 40 points in the Quest challenge per week in September.
- Prize winners will be chosen by Virgin Active at their discretion and winners will be announced after the challenge when they will be contacted by their Club General Manager.
- The winners will be drawn by random selection.
- Virgin Active members participating in Quest in Botswana and Namibia are included the lucky draw for prizes.
- The judges’ decision will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
- The winners will be contacted by email after the draw. Three attempts will be undertaken to contact the winners. All attempts to contact the winner will be made by email or phone and any other means of contact we have available to us. If there is no response from the winner within 3 days of the initial email / phone call, we will be compelled to pick a new winner. The subsequent winner will then fall into the same above criteria for contact.
- Winners may also be announced on Virgin Active’s social media platforms.
- No prize will be awarded to any person to whom such prize may not be legally awarded including, but not limited to minors under the age of 18 years.
- Winning members Virgin Active membership account must not be in arrears, cancelled or frozen.
- Members who have won a prize from Virgin Active in the last 6 months do not qualify to win a prize again until this time period has passed.
- The Competition may be terminated or extended at any time by the organisers. In the event of such termination, all participants agree to waive (give up) any rights they may in terms of this Competition and acknowledge that they have no recourse of any kind against the organisers, their participating partners or their promotional agents, unless the circumstances leading to such termination were within the Organiser’s reasonable control.
- To enter the Competition, you must be 18 years old or older and live in South Africa (being a resident or a citizen). Directors and/or Members and/or Agents and/or Promoters and/or Consultants to Promoters and/or Employees and/or Contractors and/or Family members of Virgin Active South Africa and any of the aforementioned or their participating partners are not eligible to enter, win or claim the prizes.
- Short term, complimentary, tenant memberships are excluded.
- The prizes are non-transferrable and cannot be exchanged for cash.
- Entrants indemnify the organisers and their respective affiliates for any loss or damage that it or its respective affiliates may suffer because of the Entrant’s breach of these terms and conditions. Consequently, the Entrants agree to compensate the organisers or their respective affiliates for any loss or damage it suffered (including consequential damages and/or legal expenses incurred) because of the Entrant’s breach of these terms and conditions. The Entrants also agree to hold the organisers or their respective affiliates harmless for any claim made against it or their respective affiliates by third parties due to the Entrant’s breach of these terms and conditions.
- Prizes may not be awarded if entry procedures or these terms and conditions have not been adhered to or if the organisers detect and/or suspects any irregularities or fraudulent practices.
- All participants’ indemnify the organisers and any other company associated with the competition and its advertising agencies against any and all claims howsoever from their participation in this competition, unless the circumstances leading to such claim were within the organisers or its advertising agent’s reasonable control.
- All participants further indemnify the organisers from any claim should this Competition be called off or extended for any reason whatsoever, unless the cancellation of the Competition has regard to any circumstances within the organisers, its participating partners or its promotional agents’ reasonable control. Consequently, all participants agree to waive any rights they may have in terms of this Competition and acknowledge that they have no recourse against the organisers or any of its promotional agents.
- The winners agree to have his/her photo taken, which may be used together with their full names for advertising and promotional purposes in any manner that the organisers deem fit and without any form of remuneration made payable to the winners. Any objection to such use, has to be addressed by the winners in writing to the organisers.
- The organisers shall have the right to change or terminate the promotional competition immediately and without notice, if deemed necessary in its opinion and if circumstances arise outside of their control. In the event of such change or termination, all participants agree to waive any rights they may have accrued in terms of this Competition and acknowledge that they have no recourse against the organisers, its participatory partners or its promotional agents.
- At the end of the competition all of the organisers’ obligations with regard to the
Competition, as well as with regard to the prizes, shall cease.
- The winner is solely liable for his or her own tax filings, reporting and/or payments in connection with Quest prizes. While Virgin Active has received tax advice that winnings would ordinarily not be subject to any income taxes, because these are fortuitous in nature and accordingly “capital receipts”, the winner is responsible for his or her own tax advice in this respect.
- These terms and conditions are governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa.
September Quest winners stand in line to win the following:
Win one of 10 Biogen voucher prizes:
- 10 lucky winners will receive a Biogen voucher worth R3000 incl vat, which will be SMS’d to their phone.
- One voucher per 1 winner drawn, valued at R3000.
- Vouchers may not be exchanged for cash and are valid until 31 December 2021.
- Vouchers can only be redeemed at Dis-Chem Pharmacies stores nationwide on any Biogen product.
- Winners will be contacted by email and/or telephone and their prize or product redemption to take place at their nominated/nearest Dis-Chem outlet.
- Biogen voucher Ts and Cs apply.
- Club General Managers will liaise with the winning members in order to make the necessary arrangements for them to receive their voucher.
Win one of 2 prizes sponsored by Hexaware:
- One member will win a Macbook Air-pro and one member will win an Apple Watch Series 6 device, see details below.
- See link for more information regarding the Macbook Air- pro 13.3 inch https://www.apple.com/za/macbook-pro-13/
- See link for more information regarding the Apple Watch Series 6 https://www.apple.com/za/apple-watch-series-6/
- These prizes may not be exchanged for cash.
- Winners will be contacted by their Club General Manager in order to make the necessary arrangements for them to receive their prize which will be delivered to their home Club for the member to collect.
Win a Running hamper from Totalsports:
- Two lucky winners will each win a R5000 hamper from Totalsports including running gear and shoes.
- Winners will be contacted by their Club General Manager and arrangements made for them to collect their prize.
Win a Springbok rugby jersey:
- One member will win a signed Springbok Rugby jersey.
- The winner will be contacted by their Club General Manager and arrangements made for them to collect their prize.
Win one of 300 Virgin Active designer Kit Bags:
- 300 x members will win a Virgin Active designer Kit Bag.
- Bag winners will be announced weekly.
- Club General Managers will contact their winning members to congratulate them and
- The bag will be sent to the winner’s home Club in order for the member to collect this from the Club.
Win one of 20 Virgin Active Personal Training starter packs
- 20 x members will win a Virgin Active personal training starter pack consisting of a consultation with a personal trainer and 2 x session on the gym floor.
- Club General Managers will liaise with the winning members in order to make the necessary arrangements for them to redeem their PT starter pack.