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2017 Rules Quiz Terms and Conditions

  1. The 2017 Rules Quiz is organised by R&A Rules Limited, Beach House, Golf Place, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9JA ("The R&A").
  2. The 2017 Rules Quiz is open to everyone, anywhere in the world other than employees of The R&A and their immediate families.
  3. To enter the 2017 Rules Quiz you must:
    1. complete the 18 questions; and
    2. provide your name and email address on the online registration form.
  4. On submission of your completed entry you will be automatically bound by these terms and conditions.
  5. Entry into the 2017 Rules Quiz is free.
  6. All entries must be received by 11:59pm (GMT) on 19th February 2017. Entries not submitted in accordance with these terms and conditions will not be accepted.
  7. Entries that are incomplete or corrupted will be deemed invalid. No responsibility will be accepted by The R&A for corrupted entries.
  8. The first prize for the 2017 Rules Quiz is two Season Tickets to the 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale. No cash alternative will be offered or change given.
  9. To be eligible to receive the first prize, entrants must achieve a score of 18 / 18 in the 2017 Rules Quiz. In the event that two or more entrants tie for the first prize for the 2017 Rules Quiz, those entrants will be entered into a draw. The winner will be the first entry drawn at random by an authorised representative of The R&A.
  10. Except for the winner, all entrants to the 2017 Rules Quiz will be entered into a prize draw and the first 10 names drawn will receive R&A prizes, including Rules and Open Championship publications.
  11. In the unlikely event that no entries are received before the closing date the prizes will not be awarded.
  12. The winner of the 2017 Rules Quiz will be notified by email after the closing date. The winner will be asked to provide the names and details of the individuals who will use the 146th Open Championship Tickets and must do so within 14 days of being notified or they will forfeit the prize.  One of the named individuals must be the prize winner, unless otherwise authorised by The R&A.  The Tickets will then be personal to those named individuals and they will not be transferable.
  13. Prizes will be despatched by post. The R&A accepts no liability for lost or undelivered prizes.
  14. To the fullest extent permitted by law, The R&A hereby excludes all warranties, representations, covenants and liability (whether express or implied) regarding the prize or a prize draw.
  15. In the event of any dispute regarding the 2017 Rules Quiz, the decision of The R&A shall be final and binding and no correspondence or discussion shall be entered into.
  16. At any time prior to the closing date, The R&A may withdraw or cancel the 2017 Rules Quiz for any reason and may change the prize to a prize of a similar value. Any such cancellation or change shall be notified on The R&A’s website.
  17. By entering the 2017 Rules Quiz, the winner consents to the publishing of their name and country of residence on The R&A website.
  18. The R&A reserves the right to amend these terms and conditions without prior notice. Any changes will be posted on The R&A’s website located at
  19. By submitting the completed registration form to enter the draw you consent to the storage, use and transfer of your personal data by The R&A for marketing and related purposes.
  20. The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by the law of Scotland and all and any questions or disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Scottish courts.