Conditions of participation in the "Day of Friendship" competition

VIKING offers participants the opportunity to participate in the competition solely in accordance with the following conditions:

1. Organiser

The organiser of the competition is VIKING GmbH (VIKING), Hans Peter Stihl-Straße 5, 6336 Langkampfen, Austria.

2. Eligibility

Only individuals are eligible to enter the competition, who

  • are domiciled or have their habitual residence in the EU,
  • are of full age and possess full legal capacity in accordance with the law of the respective country.

By accepting these conditions of participation the participant declares that he fulfils all of the requirements of this paragraph. Participation is free.

Employees of VIKING, their related parties and other persons involved in the conception and implementation of this competition are excluded from participating. Participation using automatic competition entry services is expressly prohibited.

3. Content and duration of the competition

To participate in the competition, the participant must upload a photo of his old functional VIKING mower on Facebook VIKING Garten or VIKING Garden. The participant needs to share the picture in the comments and participate in the contest.

The competition starts on 30.07.2017 "Day of Friendship".

4. Conditions governing the distribution of winnings

A winner will be drawn from all participants on 1st of August 2017. The prize is an all-round service for a VIKING mower at a VIKING specialist dealer. Prizes cannot be exchanged or paid out in cash.

Winners will be notified solely by a personal Facebook message. In the notification of winning, VIKING will set an appropriate deadline for accepting the prize and for agreeing the practical arrangements for collecting the prize. The prize will be forfeited in the event that the winner does not claim it within the set deadline.

5. Data protection and consent to the collection, processing and use of personal information

Where participants' personal information is collected, processed and used in-line with participation in the competition, such information will be collected, processed and used by VIKING solely for the purpose of running the competition. Personal information will be deleted once the competition has ended.

By participating in this competition each participant consents to the use of his personal information. The consent to the use of personal information can be withdrawn at any time. Should a participant enter an objection or withdraw his consent to the use of his personal information he shall be excluded from participating in the competition.

6. Miscellaneous

VIKING reserves the right to cancel the competition at any time without giving reasons therefor.

Furthermore, VIKING does not guarantee any specific availability of the server or of the competition page on the internet.

Should any individual provisions of these conditions be or become ineffective, the validity of the remaining provisions shall remain unaffected by this. In place of the ineffective or unenforceable provision the parties shall agree to a new one which most closely achieves the legal and commercial interests of the parties. The same shall apply in the case of a loophole.

There is no right of appeal. The law of the Federal Republic of Austria shall apply exclusively.