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03-21-2013, 07:17 AM

Gun Owners of Canada proudly presents…

Calgary Gun Show Giveaway

The Contest

To celebrate first official gun show as a vendor, Gun Owners of Canada Inc. has decided to giveaway 1 amazing prize packages to 1 lucky GOC members.

How to win:

For all those in attendance at the Calgary Gun Show, on March 29, or March 30. Gun Owners of Canada will be handing out, A bunch of giveaway cards with a simple numerical password on it.
Take that numerical password and enter the giveaway:

We understand that not all of our members will be able to attend the Calgary Gun Show, We ask that the password not be shared, out of respect for the members that will be able to attend. We have several other giveaways going on atm please ensure you sign up for all of those :)


What can you win?:

1 Chinese Military SKS rifle w/ chrome-lined bore.
1 Stripper Clip, and 1 Oil Bottle
1 hard case
1 SKS T-shirt
1 crate of 7.62x39 ammunition

Entries open on March 29, 2013 9:30 am and the contest will close April 5, 2013. 9:30 am


The Rules

1. No purchase necessary

1.1 Eligibility: Calgary Gun Show Giveaway is open to all legal residents of Canada who are; the age of majority in his/her province or territory of residence or older at the time of entry, are a member in good standing of Gun Owners of Canada.

1.2 Contest Period: The first draw will open March 29, 2013 at 9:30 am MTN time and will commence until April 5, 2013.

1.3 Contest Entry: GOC members will fill out an entry forum found inside each thread for each particular draw via a link, upon completion and submission of the entry form, eligible GOC members will be entered into each draw once, for one (1) chance to win. Members will repeat this process for each draw. Additionally, no entry by mail will be accepted.

1.4 Contest Entry Restrictions: Members are restricted to one (1) entry per draw or one (1) entry per household. Gun Owners of Canada Inc. will track entries via IP addresses, if more then one entry per draw comes from the same IP address, both member(s) and their entries will be disqualified from the entire contest. As stated in the Gun Owners of Canada Inc. site rules policy, one account per user, no duplicate accounts can be used to submit more entries. Again, one entry per member, per household, per draw.

1.5 Awarding of Prize: The Prize will be awarded to a GOC member via a random number draw. We will contact the winner via PM and/or email to arrange details so that the winning member can claim his/her prize. See section 4 (Winners Selection) for more details.

1.6 Employees of Gun Owners of Canada Inc. and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, related companies, advertising and promotional agencies, and the household members of any of the above, are not eligible to participate in the Contest.

General Rules and Policy

2. Entries received online shall be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the entry. For the purpose of the Contest Rules, "authorized account holder" of an e-mail address is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Each selected entrant may be required to provide the Sponsors with proof that the selected entrant is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry.

2.1 Each Prize claim is subject to verification by Gun Owners of Canada Inc. and/or its designated representatives. Entries made with multiple IP addresses, under multiple identities, or through the use of any device or artifice to enter multiple times or entries that are in excess of the permitted number of entries during the Contest period are automatically void. All Contest entries obtained through unauthorized sources or which are incomplete, illegible, mutilated, altered, reproduced, forged, irregular or fraudulent in any way or otherwise not in compliance with these Rules are automatically void. Gun Owners of Canada Inc. will be the sole and final reference source in validating a Prize claim.

2.2 By participating, each member and selected winner agrees: (a) to be bound by these Rules and the decisions of Gun Owners of Canada Inc., (b) to release and hold harmless Gun Owners of Canada Inc., its affiliates, subsidiaries, and independent dealers, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents and representatives including advertising and promotion agencies, from any and all liability for claims/damages including, but not limited to, claims/damages for personal injury, for property damage with respect to acceptance, possession or use or misuse of the Prize or participation in the Contest; (c) to permit Gun Owners of Canada Inc. to use his/her user name, city and province, for advertising or publicity purposes without any additional compensation and (d) the winner agrees to sign a Declaration and Release Form to this effect.

2.3 The decisions of Gun Owners of Canada Inc. in relation to this Contest will be final and binding on all entrants.

2.4 Gun Owners of Canada Inc. reserves the right to cancel, terminate, or suspend this Contest, at its sole discretion, in the event of a technical failure, computer virus or bug, unauthorized human intervention, fraud or any other occurrence or cause beyond its control that corrupts or adversely affects the administration, security, fairness or normal operation of the Contest.

2.5 Under no circumstances will Gun Owners of Canada Inc., its affiliates, subsidiaries, and independent dealers, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents, including advertising and promotion agencies be required to award more Prizes than what is indicated in these Rules or award the Prizes other than in accordance with these Rules.

2.6 The Contest is subject to all Federal, Provincial and local laws, as well as the rules adopted in view of said laws. The Contest Rules are subject to change without notice in order to comply with any applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws or the policy of any other entity having jurisdiction over Gun Owners of Canada Inc. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforce-ability of the Contest Rules or the rights and obligations as between the entrant and Gun Owners of Canada Inc. in connection with the Contest shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the province of Alberta including procedural provisions without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other jurisdiction's laws.

2.7 Gun Owners of Canada Inc. will use the entrant's Personal Information only for identified purposes, and protect the entrant's Personal Information in a manner that is consistent with the Gun Owners of Canada Inc. Privacy Policy at: http://www.gunownersofcanada.ca/show...Privacy-Policy . The personal information provided to enter the Contest will be used only to administer the Contest, and for no other reason.

2.8 All intellectual property, including but not limited to trade-marks, trade names, logos, designs, promotional materials, web pages, source code, drawings, illustrations, slogans and representations are owned by Gun Owners of Canada Inc. and/or their affiliates. All rights are reserved. Unauthorized copying or use of any copyrighted material or intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.

2.9 FOR RESIDENTS OF QUEBEC. Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the RĂ©gie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.

The Prizes

3. Qty. 1 Chinese Military SKS rifle w/ chrome-lined bore, 1 Stripper Clip, and 1 Oil Bottle, 1 hard case, 1 SKS T-shirt, 1 crate of 7.62x39 ammunition

3.1 Winners are not entitled to monetary difference between actual Prize value and stated approximate Prize value, if any.

3.2 Prizes will be distributed within six (6) weeks after each Winner has been successfully contacted and notified of his/her Prize and fulfilled the requirements set out herein.

3.3 Prizes must be accepted as awarded and cannot be transferred, assigned, or substituted, or redeemed for cash except at the sole discretion of Gun Owners of Canada Inc. Any unused portion of a Prize will be forfeited and have no cash value. Gun Owners of Canada Inc reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if a Prize (or any portion thereof) cannot be awarded for any reason.

3.4 Gun Owners of Canada Inc. shall not assume any liability for any lost or misdirected Prizes.

3.5 Gun Owners of Canada Inc. shall not assume any liability for warranty.

Winner Selection

4. One (1) winner shall be selected as follows:

4.1 Each draw will have a membership requirement amount at the time of that amount the contest will close and the draw will be made. Please see details of the contest for what prize is currently being offered. The odds of being selected as a potential winner are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received by Gun Owners of Canada Inc. Before being declared a Winner, the selected entrant shall be required to correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be administered during a per-arranged telephone call or by e-mail, to comply with the Contest Rules and sign and return the Release (described below).

4.2 EACH SELECTED ENTRANT WILL BE NOTIFIED BY PM OR E-MAIL NO LATER THAN 48 HOURS AFTER THE DRAW AND MUST RESPOND WITHIN TWO (2) BUSINESS DAYS OF NOTIFICATION. Upon notification, the selected entrant must respond by email or PM to the email address or contact number provided in the notification, and the selected entrant's response must be received by Gun Owners of Canada Inc. within two (2) business days of such notification. If the selected entrant does not respond in accordance with the Contest Rules, he/she will be disqualified and will not receive a Prize and another entrant may be selected at Gun Owners of Canada Inc. sole discretion until such time as an entrant satisfies the terms set out herein. Gun Owners of Canada Inc. are not responsible for the failure for any reason whatsoever of a selected entrant to receive notification or for Gun Owners of Canada Inc. to receive a selected entrant's response.

4.3 If, as a result of an error relating to the entry process, drawing or any other aspect of the Contest, there are more selected entrants than contemplated in these Contest Rules, there will be a random draw amongst all eligible Prize claimants after the entire Contest's closing date to award the correct number of Prizes.

03-21-2013, 08:48 AM
Wow! I won't be there, but yet another great giveaway from GOC!

03-21-2013, 09:40 AM
Well after I skimmed the rules it looks like I can enter this one. Another great give away from goc thanks to everyone that helped this happen

03-21-2013, 12:15 PM
Nice package! (thats what she said) I wish I could attend, good luck to all that do!

03-21-2013, 04:07 PM
Because I'm a stickler for details....

What happened to rule/guideline 1.6? :)

03-21-2013, 04:09 PM
LOL, never was a 1.6 i guess we missed that, I'll fix it

03-21-2013, 07:33 PM
Because I'm a stickler for details....

What happened to rule/guideline 1.6? :)

Lol thanks jarlath

03-21-2013, 08:48 PM
I will see you there!

03-21-2013, 09:13 PM
Take photos! Visit the CSSA booth and join up/renew your membership/donate!

I have heard that Tony Bernardo himself will be there!

03-22-2013, 06:14 PM
WOW, that is great. Too bad I can't make to the show.

03-22-2013, 06:15 PM
Lots more giveaways, there is the Remington 700 and the vltor upper with BCM charging handle to get in on ;)

03-27-2013, 07:21 AM
Don't Forget everyone 2 more days till the show starts and your chance to win this prize :D

03-30-2013, 01:10 AM
So I made it to the show and got a card with a number on it but I can't for the life of me find a place to enter it! Someone help please?

Prairie Dog
03-30-2013, 01:21 AM
So I made it to the show and got a card with a number on it but I can't for the life of me find a place to enter it! Someone help please?

First post in this thread:


03-30-2013, 01:28 AM
Thanks... Found it right after I hit send.

03-31-2013, 09:53 AM
I'm in! It was really awesome to finally meet you in person jwirecom109!


03-31-2013, 09:54 AM
I'm in! It was really awesome to finally meet you in person jwirecom109!

Great to meet you in-person aswell

04-02-2013, 07:52 AM
I am in

04-03-2013, 01:33 PM
Cool prize.

04-03-2013, 05:19 PM
Cool prize.

I second that notion.

04-04-2013, 08:26 AM
I would just like to say thank you to whomever gave me the GOC card at the show on Saturday~ I was finally able to get joined up here, and entered in the contest. Thanks again!

04-04-2013, 09:18 AM
It would have either been myself or one of the members Grain, grain was the taller guy, i was the shorter fast talker.

04-05-2013, 11:39 AM
Last Day to Enter !!!

Don't forget to sign up if you were at the calgary gun show.

I'll draw later tonight when i get back from the field.

04-05-2013, 04:27 PM
it might have been you then! I was the lady walking around with the shotgun and two girls --- anyways! it was a pleasure to talk with you for a minute or two, and thanks again for the card! wished I had happened onto the table earlier, could have had a bit more time to chat :)

eta. had a great pleasure reading through the site the last few days!

04-05-2013, 05:41 PM
It was great to meet you aswell.

Your welcome to fire me off a pm anytime to chat.

04-05-2013, 08:55 PM
Contest is now closed.
Once drawn we will contact the winner first before saying who one.

Good luck to all

**Update** We have drawn, its abit late to inform the lucky member, we will contact them tomorrow morning.

04-06-2013, 12:11 AM
AAAWWW you big tease!!!!:)

Does that mean they're east of me? It probably means they're east of me. Maybe you just think I go to bed early...I don't! You can phone me if you want to....just sittin' here.....waitin' for the phone call.....anytime now.....;) To whomever wins, congratulations!

04-06-2013, 10:40 AM
Congratulations to member aag8729 who will be picking up his New SKS and crate of ammo tomorrow (pictures to follow)

04-06-2013, 10:57 AM
Congrats, enjoy your new rifle and crate! :shoot:

04-07-2013, 01:37 PM
Congratulations to member aag8729 who will be picking up his New SKS and crate of ammo tomorrow (pictures to follow)

Congrats aag8729! sure you will enjoy it (we love ours!)

04-07-2013, 02:17 PM
another great contest from GOC .thanks to the sponsors and the site for putting this on !!!!

04-07-2013, 06:48 PM

Happy new Owner of the Giveaway SKS and Crate of Ammo