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Terms and Conditions

Website Terms and Conditions

These Terms and Conditions, together with any and all other documents referred to herein, set out the terms of use under which you may use this website, www.race-linecompetitions.co.uk

(“Our Site”). Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully and ensure that you understand them. Your agreement to comply with and be bound by these Terms and Conditions is deemed to occur upon your first use of Our Site. If you do not agree to comply with and be bound by these Terms and Conditions, you must stop using Our Site immediately.

Definitions and Interpretation

In these Terms and Conditions, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:

“Content” means any and all text, images, audio, video, scripts, code, software, databases and any other form of information capable of being stored on a computer that appears on, or forms part of, Our Site; and
“We/Us/Our” means RACE-LINE COMPETITIONS, a company registered in England under the name First Class Luxury Giveaways LTD. Reg No: 12027163

Information About Us

Our Site, www.race-linecompetitions.co.uk is owned and operated by, RACE-LINE COMPETITIONS which is a company registered in England under the name,  FIRST CLASS LUXURY GIVEAWAYS LTD. Company registration number: 12027163 (the Promoter)

Access to Our Site

Access to Our Site is free of charge

It is your responsibility to make any and all arrangements necessary in order to access Our Site

Access to Our Site is provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis. We may alter, suspend or discontinue Our Site (or any part of it) at any time and without notice. We will not be liable to you in any way if Our Site (or any part of it) is unavailable at any time and for any period

Intellectual Property Rights

All Content included on Our Site and the copyright and other intellectual property rights subsisting in that Content, unless specifically labelled otherwise, belongs to or has been licensed by Us. All Content is protected by applicable United Kingdom and international intellectual property laws and treaties.

Subject to sub-Clause[s]3 [and 4.6] you may not reproduce, copy, distribute, sell, rent, sub-licence, store, or in any other manner re-use Content from Our Site unless given express written permission to do so by Us.

You may:

  • Save pages from Our Site for later and/or offline viewing
  • Access, view and use Our Site in a web browser (including any web browsing capability built into other types of software or app);
  • Download Our Site (or any part of it) for caching;
  • Print pages from Our Site;
  • Download extracts from pages on Our Site; and
  • Save pages from Our Site for later and/or offline viewing

Our status as the owner and author of the Content on Our Site (or that of identified licensors, as appropriate) must always be acknowledged.

You may not use any Content saved or downloaded from Our Site for commercial purposes without first obtaining a licence from Us (or our licensors, as appropriate) to do so. This does not prohibit the normal access, viewing and use of Our Site for general information purposes whether by business users or consumers.

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions limits or excludes the provisions of Chapter III of the Copyrights, Designs and Patents Act 1988 ‘Acts Permitted in Relation to Copyright Works’, covering in particular the making of temporary copies; research and private study; the making of copies for text and data analysis for non-commercial research; criticism, review, quotation and news reporting; caricature, parody or pastiche; and the incidental inclusion of copyright material

Terms & Conditions of Participating in our Skill Based Competitions:

1. Qualifying to participate

1.1 These competitions comprise of skill based games which could result in the allocation of prizes in accordance with the terms and conditions as detailed below.

1.2 The competitions are open to all persons aged 18 & over, located in the UK ONLY. Employees of FIRST CLASS LUXURY GIVEAWAYS LTD trading as race-line competitions are not able to enter any of the competitions.

1.3 Race-line competitions reserves the right to close a customer account at any time, if they feel the customer is abusing the services, being abusive to other customers or staff or they have the belief that it is not genuinely the customer that is entering.

1.4 The promoter also reserves the right to refuse a customer entry at their own discretion

2. Legal undertaking

2.1 By entering a competition the entrant (‘Entrant’, ‘you’, ‘your(s)’) will be deemed to have legal capacity to do so, you will have read and understood these terms and conditions and you will be bound by them and by any other requirements set out in any related promotional material.

2.2 Competitions are governed by English Law and any matters relating to the competition will be resolved under English Law and the Courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction.

2.3 In the event that you participate in a competition online via the website, and by accepting these terms and conditions you confirm that you are not breaching any laws in your country of residence regarding the legality of entering our competitions. The promoter will not be held responsible for any entrant entering any of our competitions unlawfully. If in any doubt, you should immediately leave the website and check with the relevant authorities in your country.

3. The Competition

3.1 These terms and conditions apply to all competitions listed on the Promoter’s website at www.race-linecompetitions.co.uk (the “Website”)

3.2 All competitions are skill-based competitions and an entry fee is payable each time you enter. However, there is a free entry route and further details of this are included in clause 3.9 below.

3.3 To be in with a chance of winning, everyone who enters the competition (an “Entrant”) will be required to correctly answer a skill based question set by the Promoter (the “Competition Question”).

3.4 Availability and pricing of all competitions will be at the discretion of the promoter, and will be specified at the point of sale on the website.

3.5 You will be required to create an account on the website to enter the competitions, this data is stored securely for your protection.

3.6 By entering a competition at www.race-linecompetitions.co.uk you are agreeing you have read and agree to each and all of the listed terms and conditions listed here and on the relevant prize listing pages.

3.7 Maximum entries to each competition will be set by the promoter for each competition and clearly available in the descriptions thereof.

3.8 Any entrants who have been deemed to have created multiple accounts in order to contravene the rules of maximum tickets allowances, will have the accounts deleted and tickets in to the competition WILL be excluded. NO refund will be given on these tickets. If you are creating an account for another individual, it MUST be in their name and have a unique email address.

3.9 A free entry route is available by entering the competitions in the following way:

(a) go to the Website and select the competition you wish to enter to view the Competition Question;

(b) send an unenclosed postcard to FREE ENTRY, 22 Turret Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15 7TE and it MUST contain the following information:

(i) The competition you wish to enter;

(ii) Your full name and postal address;

(iii) Telephone number and email address;

(iv) Your date of birth;

(v) Your answer to the Competition Question.

(vi) Your account username details on Race-Line Competitions (but not your password)


(a) Free entries are limited to one per person per competition.

(b) Free entries are treated in the same way as paid entries and those who answer the competition question correctly have an equal chance of winning a prize.

(c) Free entries must be received by the Promoter at least 48 hours prior to the Closing Date. Any free entries received after this date will not be processed and correct entries will not be entered into the draw.

(d) If free entries are received after the maximum number of entries for the competition has been reached, they will not be processed and correct entries will not be entered into the draw.

(e) It is the Entrant’s sole responsibility to ensure that their entry is received by the Promoter in advance of the deadline.

(f) The Promoter is under no obligation to confirm whether or not an entry was received prior to the deadline or whether the Entrant’s answer to the Competition Question was correct.

(g) Any free entry not complying with the entry requirements contained in clause 3.6 shall be disqualified and not entered into the draw.

(h) Hand written entries are all that will be accepted, mass produced or printed entries will be null and void and not be entered.

3.11 All entries must be submitted in the English language. Entries in languages other than English will automatically be disqualified and no refund will be given.

3.12 Except for free entries, the Promoter will send confirmation that your entry has been received and confirm whether or not your answer to the Competition Question is correct.

3.13 The Promoter will not accept responsibility for competition entries that are not successfully completed, are lost or are delayed regardless of cause, including, for example, as a result of any postal delays, equipment failure, technical malfunction, systems, satellite, network, server, computer hardware or software failure of any kind.

3.14 By purchasing entries and submitting a competition entry, you are entering into a contract with the Promoter and are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions. By submitting a free entry to the competition, you are entering into a contract with the Promoter and are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.

3.15 By entering any competition held on www.race-linecompetitions.co.uk you are agreeing that your name can be shown on any and all social media platforms on pages ran and operated by the promoter.

3.16 Free entries are processed on Monday only of each week, it is your sole responsibility to ensure it is received by this day for the relevant competition entered.

3.17 No disputes on postal entries will be entered into and the promoters decision will be final.

4. Draw Lengths and Failure to sell all tickets

4.1 Each competition will run for a specified period. Please refer to each competition for details of start & end times and dates (‘Promotion Period(s)’).

4.2 If all tickets sell out prior to the original competition draw date, Race-Line competitions reserve the right to set a new draw date, which could be earlier.

4.3 At the discretion of Race-Line Competitions, sometimes a shorter, fixed draw date could be announced, this could be regardless of whether the tickets are sold out or not.

4.3 If the tickets do not sell out by the original draw date set (and a guaranteed draw has not been announced), the promoter reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to extend the closing date of any competition.

4.4 However, we will typically call a ‘Guaranteed Draw Date’ once 80% of tickets are sold, but could be at any time at the discretion of the promoter. If this happens then the prize draw will be guaranteed and we will draw the prize regardless of the remaining tickets being sold or not, by the specified draw date.

4.5 At the discretion of the promoter; If the competition fails to reach the minimum of percentage of ticket sold during the initial sales period or the subsequent extension periods, we will not issue a refund and we reserve the right to offer a cash prize alternative as follows:

4.5.1 100% of the amount of money taken during this competition, less 30% admin costs and any advertising costs incurred by the promoter. Only the competition paid entrants will be entered into the draw. However, if this is to happen, it will be listed on that specific competition prize page.

4.6 Race-Line Competitions reserves the right to cancel a competition at any time either before or after tickets have been sold, and refund entry fees to the entrants as required. Refunds will be processed within a reasonable time frame, and once processed the promoter shall have no further liability to the entrant or any other person.

5. Winning entry draw details

5.1 The winner will be drawn using Google Random Number Generator and will be streamed live on our Facebook page. The promoter may change the draw method in the future to another randomized system but full notice will be given in the event of any change.

5.2 Winning draws will always be within 7 days of the closing of any given competition. We aim to do the draws as quickly as possible after the respective competition is sold out, usually within 48 hours but not exclusively.

5.4 The promoter will attempt to contact winner(s) using the telephone numbers and email address provided at the time of entry (or as subsequently updated) and held securely in our database. It is the entrant’s sole responsibility to check and update these details. If for any reason the details are incorrect, the promoter will not be held responsible. Entrants must carefully check that their contact details have been recorded correctly.

5.5 If for any reason we are unable to contact a winner within 30 days beyond the end of a competition is drawn or the winner fails to confirm acceptance of the prize, or the winner is disqualified as a result of contravening any of these terms and conditions, the winner will forfeit the prize and the prize will remain in the possession of the promoter. 

6. Claiming your prize 

6.1 The first prize winner will be required to show photographic proof of identification on delivery of the prize. Any failure to meet this obligation may result in the winner being disqualified and the promoter retaining the prize.

6.2 All Winners will also be required to provide photographs and/or pose for photographs and videos, which may be used in future marketing and public relations by the promoter in connection with the competition and in identifying them as a competition winner.

6.3 If for any reason the winner does not wish a photo / video to be taken, the promoter will respect that decision, but for the development of future competitions and for the benefit of other entrants, a photo of the winner and their prize would be greatly appreciated.

6.4 Following receipt and verification of the details requested above by the promoter, the winners will be contacted in order to make arrangements for delivery/collection of the prize.

7. The Prize

7.1 The prize for the competition is described on the Website (the “Prize”). Details of the Prize are, to the best of the Promoter’s knowledge, information and belief, correct as at the Opening Date.

7.2 Prizes are subject to availability. The Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize with a prize of equal or greater value. If any details of the Prize change, the Promoter will endeavor to update the Website as soon as reasonably possible.

7.3 The Promoter makes no representations and gives no warranties about the Prize, its value, its condition or any other information provided on the Website. The Promoter makes no representations and gives no warranties that the information provide on the Website is accurate, complete or up to date.

7.4 The Prize may be supplied by a third-party supplier (the “Supplier”). Details of the Supplier (if any) will be provided on the Website.

7.5 Cash alternatives for the prizes are solely at the promoters discretion and the prize or cash alternative (if any) is not negotiable.

7.6 You must claim the Prize personally. The Prize may not be claimed by a third party on your behalf. Details of how the Prize will be delivered to you (or made available for collection) are published on the Website.

7.7 If your personal details, including contact information, changes at any time you should notify the Promoter as soon as reasonably possible. Notifications should be sent to the Promoter via email to contact@race-linecompetitions.co.uk. Notifications must include details of the competition you have entered, your old details and your new details. If your details change within 2 days of the Closing Date, the Promoter will use your old details if it needs to try to contact you.

7.8 The Promoter does not accept any responsibility and is not liable to pay any compensation if you are unable to or do not take up the prize.

8.Links to Our Site

8.1 You may link to Our Site provided that:

  • You do so in a fair and legal manner;
  • You do not do so in a manner that suggests any form of association, endorsement or approval on Our part where none exists;
  • You do not use any logos or trademarks displayed on Our Site without Our express written permission; and
  • You do not do so in a way that is calculated to damage Our reputation or to take unfair advantage of it.

8.2 You may link to any page of Our Site

Framing or embedding of Our Site on other websites is not permitted without Our express written permission. Please contact us here for further information.

8.3 You may not link to Our Site from any other site the main content of which contains material that:

  • is sexually explicit;
  • is obscene, deliberately offensive, hateful or otherwise inflammatory;
  • promotes violence;
  • promotes or assists in any form of unlawful activity;
  • discriminates against, or is in any way defamatory of, any person, group or class of persons, race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age;
  • is intended or is otherwise likely to threaten, harass, annoy, alarm, inconvenience, upset, or embarrass another person;
  • is calculated or is otherwise likely to deceive another person;
  • is intended or is otherwise likely to infringe (or to threaten to infringe) another person’s privacy;
  • misleadingly impersonates any person or otherwise misrepresents the identity or affiliation of a particular person in a way that is calculated to deceive (obvious parodies are not included in this definition provided that they do not fall within any of the other provisions of this sub-Clause 5.4);
  • implies any form of affiliation with Us where none exists;
  • infringes, or assists in the infringement of, the intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to, copyright, trademarks and database rights) of any other party; or
  • is made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party including, but not limited to, contractual duties and duties of confidence.

8.4 The content restrictions in sub-Clause 5.4 do not apply to content submitted to sites by other users provided that the primary purpose of the site accords with the provisions of sub-Clause 5.4. You are not, for example, prohibited from posting links on general-purpose social networking sites merely because another user may post such content. You are, however, prohibited from posting links on websites which focus on or encourage the submission of such content from users.

9. Links to Other Sites

9.1 Links to other sites may be included on Our Site. Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under Our control. We neither assume nor accept responsibility or liability for the content of third party sites. The inclusion of a link to another site on Our Site is for information only and does not imply any endorsement of the sites themselves or of those in control of them.


10.1 Nothing on Our Site constitutes advice on which you should rely. It is provided for general information purposes only.

10.2 Insofar as is permitted by law, we make no representation, warranty, or guarantee that Our Site will meet your requirements, that it will not infringe the rights of third parties, that it will be compatible with all software and hardware, or that it will be secure.

10.3 We make reasonable efforts to ensure that the Content on Our Site is complete, accurate, and up-to-date. We do not, however, make any representations, warranties or guarantees (whether express or implied) that the Content is complete, accurate, or up-to-date.

11. Our Liability

11.1 To the fullest extent permissible by law, we accept no liability to any user for any loss or damage, whether foreseeable or otherwise, in contract, tort (including negligence), for breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, arising out of or in connection with the use of (or inability to use) Our Site or the use of or reliance upon any Content included on Our Site.

To the fullest extent permissible by law, we exclude all representations, warranties, and guarantees (whether express or implied) that may apply to Our Site or any Content included on Our Site.

If you are a business user, we accept no liability for loss of profits, sales, business or revenue; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; loss of anticipated savings; business interruption; or for any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

We exercise all reasonable skill and care to ensure that Our Site is free from viruses and other malware. We accept no liability for any loss or damage resulting from a virus or other malware, a distributed denial of service attack, or other harmful material or event that may adversely affect your hardware, software, data or other material that occurs as a result of your use of Our Site (including the downloading of any Content from it) or any other site referred to on Our Site.

We neither assume nor accept responsibility or liability arising out of any disruption or non-availability of Our Site resulting from external causes including, but not limited to, ISP equipment failure, host equipment failure, communications network failure, natural events, acts of war, or legal restrictions and censorship.

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions excludes or restricts Our liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, for death or personal injury resulting from negligence, or for any other forms of liability which cannot be excluded or restricted by law. For full details of consumers’ legal rights, including those relating to digital content, please contact your local Citizens’ Advice Bureau or Trading Standards Office.

11.2 Race-Line Competitions makes no representations or warranties as to the quality/suitability of any of the goods or services offered as prizes. The promoter shall not be liable for any loss suffered or sustained to person or property including, but not limited to, consequential (including economic) loss by reason of any act or omission by the promoter, or its servants or agents, in connection with the arrangement for supply, or the supply, of any goods by any person to the prize winner(s) and, where applicable, to any family/persons accompanying the winner(s), or in connection with any of the competitions promoted.

12. Viruses, Malware and Security

12.1 We exercise all reasonable skill and care to ensure that Our Site is secure and free from viruses and other malware.

  • You are responsible for protecting your hardware, software, data and other material from viruses, malware, and other internet security risks.
  • You must not deliberately introduce viruses or other malware, or any other material which is malicious or technologically harmful either to or via Our Site.
  • You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to any part of Our Site, the server on which Our Site is stored, or any other server, computer, or database connected to Our Site.
  • You must not attack Our Site by means of a denial of service attack, a distributed denial of service attack, or by any other means.

12.2 By breaching the provisions you may be committing a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. Any and all such breaches will be reported to the relevant law enforcement authorities and We will cooperate fully with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. Your right to use Our Site will cease immediately in the event of such a breach.

13. Acceptable Usage Policy

13.1 You may only use Our Site in a manner that is lawful. Specifically:

  • you must ensure that you comply fully with any and all local, national or international laws and/or regulations;
  • you must not use Our Site in any way, or for any purpose, that is unlawful or fraudulent;
  • you must not use Our Site to knowingly send, upload, or in any other way transmit data that contains any form of virus or other malware, or any other code designed to adversely affect computer hardware, software, or data of any kind; and
  • you must not use Our Site in any way, or for any purpose, that is intended to harm any person or persons in any way.

13.2 We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your access to Our Site if you materially breach the provisions of any clauses listed on this site or any of the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions. Specifically, we may take one or more of the following actions:

  • suspend, whether temporarily or permanently, your right to access Our Site;
  • issue you with a written warning;
  • take legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of any and all relevant costs on an indemnity basis resulting from your breach;
  • take further legal action against you as appropriate;
  • disclose such information to law enforcement authorities as required or as We deem reasonably necessary; and/or
  • any other actions which We deem reasonably appropriate (and lawful).

13.3 We hereby exclude any and all liability arising out of any actions (including, but not limited to those set out above) that We may take in response to breaches of these Terms and Conditions.

14. Privacy and Cookies

14.1 Use of Our Site is also governed by our Privacy Policies, These policies are also incorporated into these Terms and Conditions by this reference.

15. Changes to these Terms and Conditions

15.1 We may alter these Terms and Conditions at any time. If We do so, details of the changes will be highlighted at the top of this page. Any such changes will become binding on you upon your first use of Our Site after the changes have been implemented. You are therefore advised to check this page from time to time.

15.2 In the event of any conflict between the current version of these Terms and Conditions and any previous version(s), the provisions current and in effect shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.

16. Contacting Us

16.1 If you wish to contact us please do so by using the methods on our contact page.

17. Communications from Us

17.1 If we have your contact details, we may from time to time send you important notices by email. Such notices may relate to matters including, but not limited to, service changes and changes to these Terms and Conditions.

17.2 We will never send you marketing emails of any kind without your express consent. If you do give such consent, you may opt out at any time. Any and all marketing emails sent by Us include an unsubscribe link. If you opt out of receiving emails from Us at any time, it may take up to 14 business days for Us to comply with your request. During that time, you may continue to receive emails from Us.

17.3 For questions or complaints about communications from Us (including, but not limited to marketing emails), please contact us by via our contact page.

18. Data Protection

18.1 Any and all personal information that We may collect will be collected, used and held in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and your rights and Our obligations under that Act.

18.2 We may use your personal information to:

  • Reply to any communications you send to Us;
  • Send you important notices, as detailed in Clause 14;

18.3 We will not pass on your personal information to any third parties.

19. Law and Jurisdiction

19.1 These Terms and Conditions, and the relationship between you and Us (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England & Wales Northern Ireland

19.2 If you are a consumer, you will benefit from any mandatory provisions of the law in your country of residence.

19.3 If you are a consumer, any dispute, controversy, proceedings or claim between you and Us relating to these Terms and Conditions, or the relationship between you and Us (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England, Wales, Scotland, or Northern Ireland, as determined by your residency.

19.4 If you are a business, any disputes concerning these Terms and Conditions, the relationship between you and Us, or any matters arising therefrom or associated therewith (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be subject to the nonexclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England & Wales & Northern Ireland.

20. The Promoter

First Class Luxury Giveaways Ltd, Trading as RACE-LINE COMPETITIONS.


email: contact@race-linecompetitions.co.uk

website: www.race-linecompetitions.co.uk

Copyright 2020 Race-Line Competitions