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Competition Rules


1.How to Enter:

1.1 There are 2 ways to enter for the competition, entry mechanics as follows:

a. Upload a video of yourself singing your chosen song in any of the pre-determined genre’s selected by Firestone for the specified month and tag your video using the #IGFirestarters hasthtag and the Firestone Instagram handle @firestonesouthafrica.

b. Or, vote and enter the Competition by submitting an entry using the online form provided at

1.2 Entry Rules

1.2.1 The entry must fulfil all Campaign requirements as specified to be eligible to win a prize.
1.2.2 Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Firestone South Africa.
1.2.3 Voting entries are only eligible for one entry. You must provide the information requested.
1.2.4 Video entrants may enter once for each genre but multiple times throughout the campaign period by submitting a new video each month for a different genre.
1.2.5 You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules.
1.2.6 If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Firestone South Africa.

2. Agreement to Rules:

By participating, the entrants (“You”) agree to be fully bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Firestone South Africa as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.

3. Eligibility:

The Campaign is only open to legal residents of South Africa who are 18 years of age as of the date of entry and is void where prohibited by law.

4. Exclusions:

Employees of Firestone South Africa, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Campaign. The Campaign is subject to all applicable South African laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

5. Campaign Period:

The competition begins at 5pm on 16 August 2019 and ends at 12am on Friday 13 December 2019.

6. Prizes:

6.1 Monthly Prize

There are Firestone Hamper prizes that will be awarded via a random draw on the last Friday of each month at 12pm. The prize breakdown is as follows:

a.  5 (Five) prizes over the next 5 months (1 per month) for uploading your video entry using the #IGFirestarters hashtag,

b.  5 (Five) prizes over the next 5 months (1 per month) for voters that have entered the competition by completing the abovementioned entry form.

6.2 Main prize:

There are 2 (two) main prizes (first and second prize):

a. The first prize will be awarded to the video that has received the most votes at the end of the campaign and this prize includes a tyre voucher valued at R5000 plus a Firestone merchandise hamper.

b. The second prize will be awarded to a voter who has entered the competition and completed the entry form, determining the winner will be done via random draw. This prize includes R1, 000 cash plus a Firestone merchandise hamper.

The main prizes draw shall take place the week commencing 16 December 2019.

6.3 Prize Terms:

6.3.1 No competition entrant shall be eligible to win more than one prize.
6.3.2 The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Firestone South Africa.
6.3.3 No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Firestone South Africa’s discretion.
6.3.4 The prizes are non-transferable.
6.3.5 Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Firestone South Africa to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

7. Odds:

The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible votes and/or correct entries received.

8. Winner Selection:

8.1 Video submission winner will be selected based on the number of votes – the video with the highest votes wins
8.2 Voting winners will be selected by a random draw under the supervision of Firestone South Africa.

9. Winner Notification:

9.1 Winner will be notified by email and/or telephone within five days following selection of Winners.
9.2 Firestone South Africa shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information.
9.3 If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within one year from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected.
9.4 Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Competition is conditioned upon compliance with any and all South African laws and taxes.

Any violation of these official rules by winner (at Bridgestone South Africa’s sole discretion) will result in Winner’s disqualification as Winner of the competition, and all privileges as Winner will be immediately terminated.

10. Rights Granted by You:

By entering this competition You understand and agree that Firestone South Africa, anyone acting on behalf of Firestone South Africa, licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. Without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.

11. Terms & Conditions:

Firestone  South Africa reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Competition should virus, bug, non-authorised human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond Firestone South Africa’s control, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Competition. In such case, Firestone South Africa may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Firestone South Africa.

Firestone South Africa reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Competition or website or violates these Terms & Conditions.

Firestone South Africa has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Competition, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Competition rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Competition may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, Firestone South Africa reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

12. Limitation of Liability:

By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Firestone South Africa and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from:

a. Such entrant’s participation in the Competition and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof;
b. Technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment;
c. The unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service;
d. Unauthorised human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion;
e. Electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

13. Disputes:

This Competition is governed by the laws of South Africa. As a condition of participating in this Competition, participants agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Competition shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action exclusively before a court located in Gauteng having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Competition). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

14. Privacy Policy:

Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Firestone South Africa website. To read click here

15. Winners List:

To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Bridgestone South Africa, 6 Ridge Road, Vorna Valley, Midrand, 1685, South Africa. Requests must be received no later than 13 December 2019, 12pm, GMT +2.

16. Sponsor:

The Sponsor of the Competition is Firestone South Africa a subsidiary of  Bridgestone South Africa, 6 Ridge Road, Vorna Valley, Midrand, 1685, South Africa.

17. By entering this competition via clicking the enter button, You, the Contestant, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules.