SAALBACH CHALLENGE / Promotional Terms and Conditions
1 General Provisions and Organizer
1.1 The organizer of the Saalbach Challenge (as defined below) is Ski Challenge GmbH, with its registered office at Wiedner Hauptstrasse 94, 1050 Vienna, registered in the commercial register of Handelsgericht Wien with company registration no.: 587965f (“Organizer”). These “Term s and Conditions” govern Your (“You”, “Your”, “Participant” or “Player”) use of the game provided to You by the Company. You hereby acknowledge and accept the exclusive validity of such Term s and Conditions.
2 Scope of Application
2.1 The Term s and Conditions apply to the content and services on the Website/App and regulate the relationship between You and the Company. They apply to the entire tournament throughout all its period of execution.
3 Description of the game and of the Saalbach Challenge
3.1 Developed by the Organizer, Ski Challenge is a virtual 3D simulation for iOS and Android that enables both offline and online ski racing (“Game”). In the Game, the participants can race and compete on a variety of virtual ski slopes which are based on their real-life counterparts.
3.2 Saalbach Challenge is a temporary virtual event within the Game, in which players who meet the Conditions of participation specified in these Promotional Terms and Conditions (“participant” or “participants”) are able to compete against other participants in the Saalbach Challenge and may be eligible to win the prizes specified in these Promotional Terms and Conditions. The goal of the Challenge is to achieve the best possible time among all participants on the Saalbach ski slope without missing any flags on this slope.
4 Duration of the Challenge
4.1 The Challenge will start at 12:00 PM CET on Monday, 18th of December 2023, and end at 12:00 PM CET on Sunday, 24th of December 2023.
5 Conditions of participation
5.1 To be eligible to participate in the Tournament,the participants must meet all of the following eligibility criteria:
(i) have citizenship status in one of the following countries: Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, France, Norway and, in the in any of the following European countries: Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden;
(ii) be aged 18 or more at the time of their participation;
(iii) not be an employee and/or contractor (on a freelancing basis) of the Organizer, or of the Organizer’s parent company Greentube GmbH, or of any of the companies affiliated with the Organizer;
(iv) not be involved, in any capacity, in the development and/or operation of the
(v) not be relatives of the persons specified in (iii) and (iv) above.
5.2 In addition to the eligibility criteria specified above, in order to qualify for a prize as part of the Challenge, the participants must fulfill all of the following conditions of participation:
(i) have the Game downloaded and installed, and a profile created within the
5.3 A participant may participate in the Challenge once only, provided that the participant fulfills all relevant Conditions for participation, with regards to each stage. Multiple accounts or attempts from a different account from the same player are prohibited and can result in an immediate disqualification of the player, regardless the result reached.
6 Winner selection and prizes
6.1 After the end of the Duration of the Challenge, the Organizer selects three winners and distributes their corresponding prize. For this purpose, the Organizer assesses the time of each participation and attributes the prize to three participants who have (i) fulfilled all the condition of participation and at the same time (ii) registered the shortest time for a finish of the Saalbach ski slope as follows:
(i) The 1st place winner – will be attributed to the participant who has (i) fulfilled all the condition of participation and at the same time (ii) registered the shortest time for a finish of the Saalbach ski slope corresponding to the fastest participation. If two or more participants achieve the same shortest time for the finish of the Saalbach ski slope, the 1st place winner will be the participant who has achieved this time first within the Duration of the Challenge while the participant who has achieved this time second within the Duration of the Challenge becomes the 2nd place winner and the participant who has achieved this time third within the Duration of the Challenge becomes the 3rd place winner. The 1st place winner will be awarded the 1st prize as detailed below.
(ii) The 2nd place winner – will be attributed to the participant who has (i) fulfilled all the condition of participation and at the same time (ii) registered the second shortest time for a finish of the Saalbach ski slope corresponding to the second fastest participation. This applies provided that there are no two participants with the shortest time as specified in Article 5.1 (i) above. If two or more participants achieve the same second shortest time for the finish of the Saalbach ski slope, the 2nd place winner will be the participant who has achieved this time first within the Duration of the Challenge, while the participant who has achieved this time second within the Duration of the Challenge becomes the 3rd place winner. The 2nd place winner will be awarded the 2nd prize as detailed below.
(iii) The 3rd place winner – will be attributed to the participant who has (i) fulfilled all the condition of participation and at the same time (ii) registered the third shortest time for a finish of the Saalbach ski slope corresponding to the third fastest participation. This applies provided that there are no two or more participants with the shortest time as specified in Article 5.1 (i) above or two participants with the second shortest time as specified in Article 5.1 (ii) above. If two or more participants achieve the same third shortest time for the finish of the Saalbach ski slope, the 3rd place winner will be the participant who achieved this time first within the Duration of the Challenge. The 3rd place winner will be awarded the 3rd prize as detailed below (1st place, 2nd place, and 3rd place winners are hereinafter individually referred to as “winner” and collectively as “winners”).
6.2 The 1st prize consists of (i) a two-night hotel stay for two persons, including tickets for the World Cup Final Saalbach 2024 and lift passes.
6.3 The 2nd prize consists of (i) an Amazon Gift Card in the value of EUR 100.00
6.4 The 3rd prize consists of (i) an Amazon Gift Card in the value of EUR 50.00 (1st prize, 2nd prize, and 3rd prize are hereinafter individually referred to as “prize” and collectively as “prizes”).
6.5 In addition, the Organizer may decide to include a physical medal as part of the prizes.
6.6 There is no legal claim to the prizes. The winner is not entitled to request the exchange of the prize for any monetary or non-monetary compensation. The Organizer reserves the right to exchange the prizes for monetary or non-monetary compensation of a similar value.
6.7 The winner is not entitled to transfer the prize to a third party. All taxes and customs, if any, levied on the prize or its delivery to the winner shall be borne by the winner. The Organizer shall not reimburse the participants for any costs incurred by them in connection with their participation in the Challenge, or with a win in the Challenge. The Organizer bears no responsibility for defects in the Prize and possible damages in connection with the use of the Prize.
7 Prize acceptance and communication
7.1 After confirming that the participants meet the Conditions of participation and Winner selection above, the Organizer will contact the winners via email and verify their identity and the age and residency requirements. For the purposes of such verification, the winner is required to provide an identification document, as well as any information and/or documentations deemed necessary by the Organizer in order to ascertain that the Conditions of participation are fulfilled, to determine the identity of the winner, as well as the address to which the prize is to be delivered.
7.2 Should the winner accept the prize, provide all necessary information requested by the Organizer, and meet the relevant requirements within the 72-hour period from the initial email communication, the prize will be delivered to the winner by courier, email or via in-Game actions. Delivery times depend on external courier services, and the Organizer cannot guarantee a certain amount of time within which the delivery of the specific prize takes place.
7.3 If the winner does not meet the requirements, declines, and/or does not provide the Organizer with the required information within the 72-hour period from the initial email communication, the Organizer can decide whether it will select a substitute winner following the same procedure as above or whether the prize will be considered vacant and will not pass on any other participants.
8 Publication of the winners
8.1 Winners may be published (within the scope of their personal data as specified in Article 8.3 below) on the website and social media platform s of the Organizer or third parties who have been commissioned by the Organizer to publish the winners.
9 Data protection
9.1 To achieve the aim s of the Challenge and subsequent reward of its participants, the Organizer (data controller) collects and processes personal data of the participants. The Organizer conducts these processing activities always pursuant and within the scope of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Austrian Data Protection Act (Datenschutzgesetz).
9.2 The purpose of the processing of the data, what data will be collected, the use that the Company will do of said data and the rights of the participants can be found in our Privacy Notice (Ski Challenge – Privacy Notice – Ski Challenge (ski-challenge.com)
9.3 The participants understand that by participating in the Challenge their personal data within the scope of participant alias and performance data may be shared on the social media and websites of the Organizer or third parties who have been commissioned by the Organizer to publish the participants. The participants understand that by winning the Challenge their personal data within the scope of first name, last name, participant alias and performance data from the Game may be shared on the social media and websites of the Organizer or third parties who have been commissioned by the Organizer to publish the winners.
Additionally, only with the consent of the respective participant, the Organizer may publish the winner’s photo, audio and video recording on its social media and websites or on the social medias and website of any third party commissioned by the Organizer.
9.4 Some of the personal data above (winner’s name, surname, residency address) may need to be communicated to a third-party (issuer of the prize and the relevant courier service) in order to facilitate the issuance and delivery of the prizes.
Organizer will only use the personal details supplied for the administration of the promotion for the Challenge and the auditing of the winner and for no other purpose. Your personal data will at all times be kept confidential. You can request access to your personal data, or have any inaccuracies rectified, or request deletion of data by sending an email to: email@example.com. By actively participating in the Challenge, you agree to the use of your personal data as described here. You can withdraw from the Challenge at any time.
10 Final provisions
10.1 This Challenge is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with any social media platform .By entering the Challenge, the participant agrees to these Promotional Term s and Conditions and confirm s that they release the Social Media Platform s of any responsibility in connection with this Giveaway.
10.2 The Organizer reserves the right to decide on all questions related to this Challenge as well as reserves the right to limit, postpone, interrupt, change or cancel the Challenge at any time for reasons worthy of special consideration.
10.3 The Organizer reserves the right to verify all participants and/or winners and to refuse to award a prize or withdraw prize entitlement and/or refuse further participation in the Game and disqualify the participant where there are reasonable grounds to believe there has been a breach of these Promotional Terms and Conditions or of the General Terms and Conditions, or otherwise where a participant has gained unfair advantage in participating in the Challenge or won using fraudulent means, or where a participant is prohibited to be provided with any form of winning or compensation in line with the relevant AML legislation or any other applicable legal requirements.
10.4 In addition, the Organizer is entitled to exclude any participant from the Challenge who has provided incorrect data or information in the Challenge, manipulated or attempted to manipulate the results of the Challenge, deliberately caused or exploited a Game malfunction or defect.
10.5 In the event of any dispute regarding the Challenge, the decision of the Organizer will be final and binding.
10.6 By entering into this Challenge, the participants agree to be bound by these Promotional Terms and Conditions.
10.7 Participants must ensure that their participation (including the acceptance of any prize awarded) is lawful in accordance with the laws of the country of which they are a citizen and/or reside. This Challenge may be void where void under local national laws. The Organizer makes no representations, express or implied, as to the legality of any individual’s participation.
10.8 If any of these clauses should be determined to be illegal, invalid, or otherwise unenforceable then it shall be severed and deleted from these Promotional Term s and Conditions and the remaining clauses shall be unaffected and remain in full force and effect.
10.9 These Promotional Term s and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Austria. Any disputes arising in connection with these Promotional Term s and Conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Austrian courts.
10.10 These Promotional Term s and Conditions are constructed in English and German language. In case of discrepancies between the two language versions, the English version shall prevail.