August 19, 2017


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Kickoff Run Contest for Winnipeg Football Club Rules

Ballots may be obtained from ad in Winnipeg Free Press or Brandon Sun from May 21 to June 4 inclusive and dropped at a Tim Hortons location in any of the participating communities. (Portage La Prairie, Brandon, Morden, Winkler, Steinbach, Selkirk and Winnipeg) Should there not be a Tim Hortons location in one of the participating communities, contestant address will serve as filter for winning entry. Contest deadline is noon on June 4. Only original entry forms provided in the print edition of the Winnipeg Free Press or hand drawn facsimiles will be eligible for entry into a contest. Photocopies or mechanically reproduced entries will not be accepted. Contestants may also enter on line at

Winner’s names will be drawn Friday, June 7 and listed on the Winnipeg Blue Bomber website – and notified by telephone that weekend. If a selected entrant cannot be contacted within the allotted time, the Winnipeg Free Press reserves the right to void that entry and select another eligible entrant for that prize.

Winners will be drawn from each Tim Hortons location, not as a combination of all entries. Winner will participate in the location where the name was drawn (if by ballot) or by address (if on-line)

All entrants must be eligible to participate in the Kickoff Run on the day requested. Entrants are not required to have running experience – all ages and abilities accepted. Run/walk distance is approximately 110 yards.

Portage La Prairie – June 22

Brandon – June 23

Altona, Morden, Winkler – June 24

Steinbach – June 25

Gimli, Selkirk – June 26

Winnipeg – June 27

ELIGIBILITY: All entrants must be individuals legally residing in Manitoba or Northwestern Ontario and who are the age of majority in Manitoba or Northwestern Ontario at the time of entry into the contest. The Winnipeg Free Press reserves the right to require proof of age and jurisdiction of residence prior to awarding any prize. If a minor is selected, the parent or legal guardian of the selected entrant must sign an affidavit, in order for their child to be declared the winner. The prize will be issued in the parent or legal guardian’s name. Employees, agents and representatives of the Winnipeg Free Press and its subsidiaries and affiliates, and its advertising and promotion agencies are not eligible to win, nor are the parents, siblings and children of any such employee, agent or representative or any person with whom such employee, agent or representative is domiciled.

Each winner will receive the following:


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY: Entrants may receive one (1) entry for each contest by legibly printing the entrant’s name, street address, city, province, postal code and telephone number on a 3 x 5 inch (or 7.5 x 12.5 cm) piece of paper and mailing it to No Purchase Necessary, Kickoff Run Contest, Winnipeg Free Press, 1355 Mountain Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R2X 3B6