1. GENERAL/ELIGIBILITY: "The John Bingham Chicago Distance Classic Trip" Sweepstakes is sponsored by G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company, John Bingham Racing, Giant Eagle and WBNS-10TV (further referred to as "Sponsors"). No Purchase Necessary. The grand prize winner must be a United States Citizen, a resident of the State of Ohio and 21 years or older. Employees of Sponsors and their immediate family members are not eligible.
  2. GRAND PRIZE: One (1) trip for two (2) to Chicago, IL, August 5 through August 8, 2005 for the Distance on August 7, 2005. Prize includes round trip airfare for two (2), hotel accommodations for three (3) nights, race registration fees for two (2), and VIP hospitality at the Chicago Distance Classic for two (2). Winner and guest are not required to participate in the race. Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. All transportation costs for the grand prize are the sole responsibility of the grand prize winner. Federal, state, and local income taxes, if any, on prizes are the sole responsibility of the winner. A Form 1099 will be issued to the grand prize winner and to the federal government indicating the fair market value of the prize for tax reporting purposes. The estimated fair market value of the grand prize is $1,250.00. No substitution of the prize is offered and no transfer of prize to a third party is permitted. An Affidavit of Eligibility must be executed by 4:00 p.m. on April 20, 2005, or the contestant will be considered ineligible. ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning are based on the number of entries received during the contest and cannot be determined at this time.
  3. HOW TO PARTICIPATE: Beginning March 1, 2005 through April 2, 2005, Giant Eagle consumers can enter to win "The John Bingham Chicago Distance Classic Trip" Sweepstakes at Columbus, OH area Giant Eagle locations by completing an official entry form located at Giant Eagle Pepsi diet product displays. To enter by mail, send a 3"x5" card with your name, address, and daytime telephone number to "The John Bingham Chicago Distance Classic Trip" Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 360540, Columbus, OH 43236. Mailed entries must be postmarked by March 31, 2005 and received by April 1, 2005. The winner will be chosen on or about April 8, 2005 and will be contacted by telephone and/or mail. All prizes are subject to availability.
  4. ADDITIONAL TERMS: By participating, entrants agree (a) to abide by the Official Rules; (b) if a winner, to the use of their names and/or likenesses and statements for advertising and publicity purposes by the Sponsors without compensation; and (c) to release, discharge and hold harmless, Riser Foods Company, Giant Eagle, Inc. independent Giant Eagle retailers, Butler Refrigerated Meats, The Tamarkin Company, OK Grocery Company, Aetos Construction Company, G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company, PepsiCo, Inc., Pepsi-Cola Company, John Bingham Racing, WBNS-10TV and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective directors, officers, agents, representatives and employees from any and all claims or damages (compensatory, direct, incidental, consequential or otherwise) with respect to or in any way arising out of the contest and/or the acceptance and use of the prize. THE WINNER AND HIS/HER GUEST MUST EXECUTE AN INDEMNIFICATION AGREEMENT AND RELEASE, IN A FORM SPECIFIED BY THE SPONSORS, AS A CONDITION TO RECEIVING THEIR PRIZE. Entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules and by the decisions of the sponsors, whose decisions are final. Should a prizewinner make any false statement in connection with this contest or fail to comply with these rules, disqualification may occur. To receive a list of sweepstakes winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to "The John Bingham Chicago Distance Classic Trip" Winner List, P.O. Box 360540, Columbus, OH 43236 between March 10, 2005, and April 10, 2005.
  5. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company, John Bingham Racing, Giant Eagle and WBNS-10TV are not responsible for printing or typographical errors in any contest-related materials; stolen, lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, or illegible entries; or entries or transactions that are processed late or incorrectly or are lost due to computer or electronic malfunction. The sole liability of the Sponsors of "The John Bingham Chicago Distance Classic Trip" Sweepstakes is to award the Grand Prize to the first eligible, qualifying and selected contestant. All decisions for the Sponsors are final. Sponsors of this promotion reserve the right to change the rules and/or discontinue the promotion at any time without prior notice.