Consumer Champions of Salt Giveaway Official Rules


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.


  1. PROMOTION DESCRIPTION: The Consumer Champions of Salt Giveaway (the “Promotion”) begins on May 1, 2020 at 12:00:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on July 31, 2020 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET (the “Promotion Period”).

    The sponsor of the Promotion is Hayward Industries, Inc. (“Sponsor”). Sponsor’s clock is the official timekeeping device for the Promotion. By participating in the Promotion, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects.
  2. ELIGIBILITY: Open only to retail customers of Sponsor who are legal U.S. residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and are 18 years of age (or the age of majority in your state of residence if greater than 18) or older at the time of entry. A valid U.S. mailing address must be provided by the selected winner at the time of entry. Sponsor’s parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (collectively, the “Released Parties”), are ineligible to enter the Promotion or win a prize. Household Members and Immediate Family Members of the Released Parties are also not eligible to enter or win. “Household Members” shall mean those people who share the same residence whether or not they are related. “Immediate Family Members” shall mean parents, step-parents, legal guardians, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
  3. HOW TO ENTER: During the Promotion Period, visit www.hayward.com/saltgiveaway and follow the instructions provided to complete and submit the entry form. At the time of entry, participants will have the opportunity to opt-in to receive further communications from the Sponsor. Participants are not required to opt-in to participate in the Promotion and opting in will not increase a participant’s chance of winning. LIMIT ONE (1) ENTRY PER ENTRANT.

    Proof of submitting an entry does not constitute proof of receipt by Sponsor. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned to the entrant or acknowledged. Entries submitted by script, macro or other automated or mechanical means, entries by any means which subvert the entry process, entries mechanically reproduced, and entries made in any fashion other than as specified herein are void and will be disqualified. Entry must be made by the entrant. Any attempt by entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest/sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering services, will void entrant’s entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of the prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below.

    In the event of a dispute, entries will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

    BY ENTERING THE PROMOTION, ENTRANT AGREES TO COMPLY WITH AND BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF SPONSOR, WHICH ARE FINAL AND BINDING.
  4. PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize winner will win:
    • An AquaRite 940 w/ OmniHub Smart Pool Control (Expert Line) (Item # HLAQR940) with installation (Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $2,599);
    • pHin Smart Water Care Solution (Item # PHRTL19FL) (ARV $349); and
    • AquaVac 650 Robotic Cleaner w/Wi-Fi Control (Expert Line) (Item # RCH651CUY) (ARV $1,599).
    Total ARV: $4,547

    Grand Prize is awarded “AS IS” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Prize is subject to the terms and conditions of the issuer, and Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize. Winner is solely responsible for all expenses not specifically included herein and all federal, state and/or local taxes, fees, and fees in connection with the Grand Prize or any portion of the Grand Prize. Grand Prize is non-transferable and no substitution by winner or cash equivalent is allowed. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of equal or greater value. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the Grand Prize.
  5. WINNER SELECTION: On or about August 30, 2020, one (1) Grand Prize winner of the Promotion will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period (the “Grand Prize Drawing”). Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
  6. WINNER NOTIFICATION: The potential Grand Prize winner will be notified by email at the email address potential winner provided to Sponsor at the time of entry approximately five (5) to ten (10) business days after the Grand Prize Drawing (the “Notification Period”). Potential winner must accept the Grand Prize by email as directed by Sponsor within two (2) weeks of notification. Sponsor is not responsible for any delay or failure to receive notification for any reason, including inactive email account(s), technical difficulties associated therewith, or winner’s failure to adequately monitor any email account.

    Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable within the Notification Period or potential winner’s rejection of the Grand Prize or return of the Grand Prize may result in disqualification and Grand Prize forfeiture, and Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to select an alternate potential Grand Prize winner from among all remaining eligible entries received. The potential Grand Prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and a Publicity Release. Except where prohibited, participation in the Promotion constitutes winner’s consent to Sponsor’s use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.
  7. PRIVACY: Entrant information received shall be treated by Sponsor in accordance with Sponsor’s privacy policy, which is located at https://www.hayward-pool.com/shop/en/pools/privacy-policy.
  8. GENERAL CONDITIONS: Participation in the Promotion constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are made in the Sponsor’s sole discretion and are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant who is responsible for, tampers with, cheats, deceives, or otherwise engages in unfair practices concerning the administration, operation or security of the Promotion or intends to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor. ANY ATTEMPT BY A PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
  9. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability for (a) any late, lost, damaged, misdirected, incorrect or incomplete entries; (b) any typographical errors in the offer or administration of the Promotion, including, but not limited to, errors in any Promotion-related materials, including all advertising for the Promotion, these Official Rules and the distribution of the Grand Prize; (c) incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions; (d) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Promotion; (e) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, camera, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Promotion; (f) inaccessibility or unavailability of any network or wireless service, the Internet or website or any combination thereof; (g) suspended or discontinued Internet, wireless or landline phone service; or (h) any injury or damage to participant’s or to any other person’s computer or mobile device which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Promotion or download of any materials in the Promotion.

    If the Promotion is not capable of running as planned for any reason, which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, regularly scheduled maintenance, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion, or any other reason, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion in whole or in part. In such event, Sponsor shall immediately suspend the drawing and Grand Prize award, and Sponsor reserves the right to award the Grand Prize using all known eligible entries received as of the date of termination in a manner deemed fair and equitable by Sponsor. Sponsor and Released Parties shall not have any further liability to any participant in connection with the Promotion.
  10. RELEASE: Except where prohibited, by participating in the Promotion, entrants agree to release, indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Promotion or the receipt, acceptance, use or misuse of the Prizes, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Promotion; (b) technical malfunctions related to computer hardware or software, servers, Internet connectivity, or telephone or network lines; (c) garbled, jumbled or faulty data transmissions; (d) typographical or printing errors in any Promotion-related materials; (e) errors in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; (f) late, lost, delayed, intercepted or undeliverable mail or email; (g) unauthorized human or non-human intervention of the operation of the Promotion, including, without limitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft, virus, bug, worm, or destruction of any aspect of the Promotion; or (h) injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from an entrant’s participation in the Promotion or receipt, use, or misuse of the Grand Prize. Each entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties’ liability will be limited to the cost of participating in the Promotion, and in no event shall the Released Parties be liable for attorney’s fees. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages (other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses) and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. If entrant is a California resident, entrant hereby waives California Civil Code Section 1542, which states: “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his or her favor at the time of executing the release, which, if known by him or her must have materially affected his or her settlement with the debtor.”
  11. GOVERNING LAW: The Promotion is governed by the laws of the State of New Jersey without regard to conflicts of law principles. Entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal or state courts located in the State of New Jersey for the resolution of any disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or relating to this Promotion or the Grand Prize (individually, “Claim”). All Claims shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. Any claims, judgments and/or awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including without limitation costs incurred with entering this Promotion. Entrant hereby waives any rights or claims to attorney’s fees, indirect, special, punitive, incidental or consequential damages of entrant, identifiable persons, or third party participants, whether foreseeable or not and whether based on negligence or otherwise.
  12. WINNER’S LIST: For the name of the Grand Prize winner, which will be available after September 15, 2020, visit www.hayward.com/saltgiveaway.
  13. SPONSOR: Hayward Industries, Inc., 400 Connell Drive, Suite 6100, Berkeley Heights, New Jersey 07922.