Contest Rules

WENDY’S JUNIOR BROADCASTER
OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

These rules apply to Wendy’s Junior Broadcaster Contest (“Contest”) conducted by Beasley Media Group, LLC d/b/a WBZ-FM / 98.5 The Sports Hub (“Station”). In addition, the General Contest Rules posted at www.985thesportshub.com apply to this Contest. If there is a conflict between the General Contest Rules and the Rules for this Contest, the Rules for this Contest shall control.

1. HOW TO ENTER

a. The Contest will begin on Monday, August 1st, 2022 and end on Wednesday, August 31st, 2022.

b. To enter online, visit www.985thesportshub.com and follow the links and instructions to enter the Contest and complete and submit the online entry form beginning on Monday, August 1st, 2022 at 9:00am Eastern Time (“ET”) and ending on Wednesday, August 31st, 2022 at 11:59pm ET (“Online Entry Period”). Online entrants are subject to all notices posted online including but not limited to the Station's Privacy Policy. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Entries submitted may not be acknowledged or returned. Proof of submission of an entry shall not be deemed proof of receipt by the Contest administrator.

c. Entrants will be required to nominate a child ages 6-12 (the “Nominee”) residing in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, and describe why/what the Nominee does that makes them the biggest sports fan and deserves to be the next “Wendy’s Junior Broadcaster” in an essay of two hundred (200) words or less (“Essay”). Entrants must fill in all required fields, including name, email, phone number and date of birth in the online entry form. Obscene, provocative, or otherwise objectionable content will not be considered, and such determination is solely at the discretion of the Station. Entrant must be the parent/legal guardian of the Nominee.

d. Each Essay submitted must not contain copyrighted materials or any other materials that may be restricted, prohibited, or outlawed by any laws, or materials that may otherwise infringe on the rights of a third party. The Essay may not invade publicity rights or privacy of any person, living or deceased, or otherwise infringe upon any person’s personal or proprietary rights including but not limited to copyrights or trademarks. The Station shall have the right to disqualify any entrant if it determines that the Essay contains copyrighted material or material that infringes on the rights of another; indecent or otherwise offensive material such as violence or drug abuse; or if such Essay contains material that is deemed to be unsuitable for a public audience. The Station’s determination with respect to all such matters shall be made in its sole discretion and shall be final. Essays that do not comply with these rules will not be eligible for the Contest. By submitting an Essay, all entrants agree that they have permission to post the Essay and grant Station permission to post their Essay on www.985thesportshub.com for promotional purposes.

e. Entrants may submit multiple nominations but may nominate a Nominee a maximum of one (1) time during the Entry Period. A Nominee may be nominated multiple times, but only if by different entrants. Nominees are eligible to win in the Contest only once.

f. There will be up to a total of one (1) Grand Prize-winning Nominee selected in the Contest.

2. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS

a. This Contest is open to all Station listeners who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry into the Contest, who are legal US residents and reside in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, except where prohibited by law. Winners must possess a valid, government-issued ID and show proof of residency to verify eligibility. These eligibility restrictions apply to the entrant.

b. Prizes will be awarded to the parent/legal guardian of the Nominee listed on the online entry form.

3. PRIZES

a. Up to one (1) Grand Prize will be awarded. The Grand Prize consists of four (4) tickets to the New England Patriots game on Sunday October 9th, 2022 (valid for Grand Prize-winning Nominee and three (3) guests, including a parent/legal guardian), two (2) VIP field level passes, a meet and greet with the Patriots Radio Network broadcast team, autographed team merchandise, and visit to the 98.5 The Sports Hub Studios. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of Grand Prize is $850.

The winner will be solely responsible for all taxes and all other fees and expenses not specified herein associated with the receipt and use of the prize(s). The prize(s) is awarded as is. Tickets valid only on the date(s) printed on the tickets. Tickets are not refundable or transferable, and may not be substituted or exchanged for cash or credit at any time, nor will tickets be replaced if lost or stolen. Tickets may not be sold to a third party. If a prize-related event is unable to take place as scheduled, for reasons such as cancellation, preemption, postponement or unavailability, including for weather, or for any reason beyond control of the Station and/or prize provider, their sole responsibility to the winner(s) will be to award the remaining available elements of the prize(s) and no substitution or compensation will be provided for the unawarded element(s) of the prize(s). The Station and/or venue, in their sole discretion, reserve the right to deny entry to or to remove the winner(s) and/or guest(s) if either engages in disruptive behavior, does not follow Station and/or venue policy regarding COVID-19 guidelines, or in a manner with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at the prize-related event. Winner understands that there are inherent risks involved in attending the prize-related event.

The gift card will be subject to the terms and conditions as set forth by the issuer of the gift card. Gift cards are not refundable or transferable and may not be substituted or exchanged for cash or credit at any time, nor will gift cards be replaced if lost or stolen.

b. Prizes or prize certificates must be claimed as described by the Station at the time of winning. Failure to claim Prize by the specified time will result in forfeiture of the prize. It is the winner’s sole responsibility to claim the Prize or prize certificate within the timeline provided in these Official Rules.

4. SELECTION OF WINNERS

a. Up to one (1) Grand Prize-winning Nominee will be selected at approximately 9:00am ET on Thursday September 1st, 2022 in a Station-conducted random drawing from all Nominees. The parent/legal guardian of the potential Grand Prize-winning Nominee will be notified by phone and/or email promptly following the random drawing. Essays will not be judged for the purpose of selecting a Grand Prize-winning Nominee.

b. Odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on the number of eligible online entries received during the Online Entry Period.

c. Entrants/Nominees need not listen to the Station or be present to win.

d. The parent/legal guardian of the Grand Prize-winning Nominee must confirm acceptance of prize within five (5) days of winning, or risk disqualification and selection of an alternate Grand Prize-winning Nominee (time permitting) in a random drawing of all remaining eligible entries.

e. Decisions of Station management with respect to the Contest are final

5. CONDITIONS

a. The Station reserves the right to end any contest or amend these rules upon announcement on air and by publication at www.985thesportshub.com.

b. For website contests: By use of the Station’s website and by entering this Contest, entrants agree to the Station’s Terms of Service Agreement and to the use of Personal Information as stated in the Privacy Policy located at www.985thesportshub.com.

c. Copies of the written Contest rules and a list of all winners are available during regular business hours at the main studio of the Station, 55 Morrissey Boulevard, Boston, MA, 02125, or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Station.