Digicel Race Day

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Digicel Race Day

Launch Date: May 2nd, 2018.

End Date:  May 31st, 2018.

Service Type: Premium Text/SMS

Customer Type:  Applicable to All Digicel Prepaid/Postpaid Individual Subscribers

 

 

1. What is the Digicel Race Day about?

Players will have the chance to send text into a short-code in order to collect daily tokens to win one of the following exciting prizes.

First Prize:

  • Barbados $1000 cash.

 

Supporting 2nd prize based on applicability:

For our Postpaid customers:

  • One (1) month’s free subscription of the Postpaid More plan valued at $75.00.

For our Prepaid customers:

  • One (1) 30 Day Quick Pick Talk and Data with Anywhere Minutes plan for a six (6) months duration valued at $75.00.

 

2. How does it work?

  • Simply text the word “PLAY” to SC 7171 to subscribe to Digicel Race Day game to accumulate as many points as possible to be in the top 20 for a chance to win.
  • After registration, subscribers will receive the first token with an associated point value.
  • Each day between 10AM and 11AM a token will be sent with an associated point value.
  • If you are in the top 5 with one of the highest points each week then you can win. 

 

3. How much will each text cost in this promotion?

  • Billing will be upon the receipt of texts after the initial registration text.
  • Each text sent to 7171 or received from 6161 will be charged at BDS $1 per text VAT inclusive.  

Short Codes & Rate per Message:

Short Codes

Description

Rate

7171

Subscribers will use 7171 to opt-in to given a token and the points after texting in the keyword “PLAY”.

Subscribers can text in “EXIT” to unsubscribe from the game

$1 to subscribe

6161

Daily token will be sent from 6161.  Subscribers will be charged $1 (MT) for each token sent to them from SC 6161.

 

In addition, subscribers can text in the keyword “RACE” to 6161 to request additional token.

$1 MT for each task,

Free to request tokens

 

‘Treasure’ & Values:

Token

Value

is out the gates last

20 points

is out the gates first

30 points

has made the turn at the 6 furlong marker

50 points

has passed the competitor at the half mile pole

80 points

strides clear of the 8th pole

100 points

is in the neck of the leader

150 points

is in the lead

250 points

has won by 3 lengths

300 points

has won by 5 lengths

500 points

has won by 8 lengths

1000 points

 

4. Will I be required to register in order to access daily points in this Promotion?

  • Yes.  Text ‘PLAY’ to 7171 to initiate/register the game. Text RACE to 6161 for additional tokens at any time thereby increasing your points and rank in the game.  
  • Each text sent to 7171 will be charged at BDS $1.00 per text VAT inclusive.
  • Each text received from 6161 will be charged at BDS $1.00 per text VAT inclusive.

 

5. How do I start or register for this Promotion?

Initiating/Registering to the Game:

  • Subscribers will text in the keyword “PLAY” to 7171 to initiate the game and will receive the Welcome Message:  

“Welcome to Digicel's Race Day game. You've been assigned {Horse} & {token} & got 20 points. Your total is 30 points & you’re ranked #1. Text RACE to 6161. $1/txt.”

  • Subscribers will be charged $1 (MO) for texts sent to 7171. 
  • Immediately after receiving the Welcome Message, the subscriber will be sent a second message from 6161 with their first treasure and points assigned.
  • The subscriber will be billed $1 (MO) for the message sent from SC 6161  (see message below):

Message: “You've been assigned {horse} & {token} & got 20 points. Your total is 30 points & you’re ranked #1. Text RACE to 6161. $1/txt.”

  • If the incorrect keyword is texted to SC 7171, the subscriber will receive the following Reply Message: 

Message: “Invalid keyword text PLAY to start playing the Digicel Race Day Game or if you have registered, text RACE to 6161 to increase your points and WIN!”

  • Registered customers will receive one (1) token per day from the day they register, until the end of the promotion.

 

Opting OUT of the Game:   

  • Subscribers can opt out/exit the game by texting the keyword “EXIT” to SC 6161. 

 

They will receive the following message:

Message: “You have been successfully unsubscribed from Digicel's Digicel Race Day Game. To rejoin the game & WIN, text PLAY to 7171.”

  • There is no charge to EXIT the game. 

 

Daily ‘Token’:  

  • Each day at 9AM the system will automatically send the subscriber one (1) token and associated value per day.  
  • Customers reeiving daily token must have sufficient credit on their phone to cover the cost of each token. If they do not have sufficient credit, they will not receive their token for the day.
  • The subscriber will be billed $1 (MT) for each ‘token’ sent to them from 6161.

 

Requesting “MORE” Tokens: 

  • Subscribers can text in the keyword “NEW” to 6161 to receive additional tokens and increase their total value/points in the game.
  • When subscribers text “RACE” to 6161, they will receive the reply message: “You've been assigned {horse} & {token} & got 20 points. Your total is 30 points & you’re ranked #1. Text RACE to 6161. $1/tx.”
  • Subscribers WILL BE CHARGED $1 (MT) for each text item SENT to them FROM 6161.

 

6. What prizes can be won throughout the duration of this promotion?

The winning customer will have the opportunity to receive one (1) of the following prizes.

First Prize:

  • Barbados $1000 cash.

Supporting 2nd prize based on applicability:

For our Postpaid customers:

  • One (1) month’s free subscription of the Postpaid More plan valued at $75.00.

For our Prepaid customers:

  • One (1) 30 Day Quick Pick Talk and Data with Anywhere Minutes plan for a six (6) months duration valued at $75.00.

 

7. How long will this promotion run for?

  • This promotion will run from May 2nd 2018 until May 31st, 2018.  

 

8. Who is eligible for this promotion?

  • All Prepaid and Postpaid individual customers who play the Digicel Race Day Game and send a valid text message, keyword PLAY to 7171 or RACE to 6161 are eligible for this promotion.
  • Postpaid Corporate Customers (unless authorized by their account manager) are not eligible to play/win in this promotion. 

 

9. What are the Terms and Conditions for this promotion?

  • This promotion shall be known as the Digicel Race Day Game- Premium SMS Promotion.
  • This Promotion will run from May 2nd, 2018 – May 31st, 2018.  
  • All Digicel Prepaid & Postpaid Individual customers who send a valid text to 7171 or 6161 during the promotional period are eligible for this promotion.
  • The Digicel Race Day promotion can be accessed on your current Digicel prepaid or postpaid SIM.
  • Customers do not need to register or fill out any application forms to access the promotion.
  • This promotion only applies to Digicel Prepaid & Postpaid Individual customers sending SMS messages to the specific short code 7171 or 6161. 
  • Text the word PLAY to 7171 to subscribe for daily ‘tokens’.  Each token received carries a value.  Be one of the players in the top (5) five with the highest number of points to have a chance to win the 1st prize of BDS $1000 in cash or the supporting 2nd prize which is based on applicability of one (1) month’s free subscription of the Postpaid More plan or six (6) months free on the 30 Day Quick Pick Talk and Data with Anywhere minutes plan. 
  • Subscribers will use 7171 to opt-in to receive daily token by texting in keyword “RACE”. Each text cost BBD $1.00.
  • Daily tokens will be sent from 6161. Subscribers will be charged BDS$1 for each ‘token’ sent to them from SC 6161. Customers receiving daily ‘tokens’ must have sufficient credit on their phone to cover the cost of each ‘token’. If they do not have sufficient credit, they will not receive their ‘token’ for the day. 
  • In addition, subscribers can text in the keyword “RACE” to 6161 to request additional ‘token’. Each text cost BBD$1. 
  • Subscribers can text in “STOP/EXIT” to 6161 to unsubscribe from the game. There is no charge to EXIT the game.
  • The Sales Department will be responsible for contacting the winners and informing them of how to claim their prize.
  • Persons in any of the following categories are NOT eligible to participate or win prizes:
  • Any person who at any time on or after April 1st, 2013 was or is a director, officer, employee, agent of Digicel Barbados or any of their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, or affiliated companies, franchisees or service agencies or independent contractors or suppliers of services to Digicel Barbados.
  • The subscriber(s) chosen as the winner must satisfy the below criteria in order to claim the prizes:
  • Winners must be a legal resident of Barbados.
  • Winners must have valid proof of identification.
  • Winners must be 18 years of age or older to claim the prize. 
  • Winners may be required to answer a simple skill testing question in order to claim their prize.
  • Winners must have an active Digicel prepaid or postpaid account to claim their prize.
  • Winners must permit photographs to be taken for PR purposes in order to be eligible to win.
  • Winners must note that Digicel reserves the right to substitute a prize of comparable value or cash equivalent in the event that we are unable to provide the intended prize.
  • Customers selected as winners who are unable to attend the scheduled prize presentations may send a representative on their behalf with appropriate identification for themselves and the selected winner along with a signed letter.
  • Digicel hereby specifically reserves the right to terminate, cancel, suspend and/or modify the Promotion if any fraud, virus or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, safety or proper play of the Promotion as determined by Digicel in its sole discretion. In such event, Digicel hereby specifically reserves the right (but not the obligation) to award some other prize hereunder as determined by Digicel in its sole discretion.
  • Digicel reserves the right to at any time vary the terms of the Promotion, to amend its Terms and Conditions, or to withdraw the Promotion. In any of these events notice will be given via media advertisements or messages to subscribers and will be effective immediately or as of the date referred to in such notifications.

 

10. When will this promotion end?

  • This promotion will end on May 31st, 2018 with the last applicable entry being received at 11:59:59PM.

 

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