Competition Terms & Conditions

Epsom Derby Twitter Competition - Description

Have you ever wanted to name your own Virtual Horse? Well, to celebrate the Epsom Derby on Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd June, we are putting your horse naming skills to the test with our latest Twitter Competition. All you need to do is Tweet us a suggestion for a new Virtual Horse name and the best 10 will be made into Virtual Horses on either Portman Park, Steepledowns or Sprint Valley tracks.

You can Tweet your entry to a @Bet49s and the best 10 names will be chosen. There are a few restrictions so please see below for full details on how to write your name. Winners will be announced week commencing 5th June 2017.

Epsom Derby Twitter Competition - Terms and Conditions

To enter you must be: (a) UK resident; and (b) 18 years old or over at the time of entry.

Only entries with correct information will be registered with 49's.

Competitions and prize draws are run by 49's Ltd, PO Box 7835, London W1J 9YY.

Competitions and prize draws are not open to employees (or members of their immediate families) of 49's Ltd.

No purchase necessary, you can enter competitions and prize draws via post, by sending your name, address, date of birth, phone number and email address to 49's Ltd, PO Box 7835, London W1J 9YY.

No responsibility can be accepted for entries that are lost or delayed, or which are not received for any reason.

Entries should be made via Twitter using the Twitter handle @Bet49s.

All entries need to consist of a Virtual Horse name suggestion.

The name must be no more than 15 characters including spaces and must NOT include any numbers or symbols, just letters only.

The name must NOT already be a real horse name or a Virtual Horse name from any betting shop virtual tracks.

Any names that include rude or bad language will not be counted.

Winning names may be subject to tweaking to ensure they are suitable.

The 10 winners will be chosen by 49's HQ.

The closing date for submitting entries is Midnight on Saturday 3rd June 2017.

Any entries made after Midnight on the 3rd June will not be accepted.

Incorrectly completed entries will be disqualified.

Winners will be announced week commencing Monday 5th June 2017.

If you win a competition or prize draw, we will notify you by Twitter. The judges' decision will be final, and no correspondence will be entered into.

You can find out who has won a particular competition by sending a stamped addressed envelope, marked with the name of the competition to 49's Ltd, PO Box 7835, London W1J 9YY, after the closing date.

By entering a competition or prize draw the winner agrees to participate in such promotional activity and material as 49's may require.

The prize will not be transferable to another person.

No part of a prize is exchangeable for cash or any other prize.

If an advertised prize is not available, we reserve the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.

49's reserves the right to amend these rules at any time. 49's may also create rules which will apply to a specific competition only.

If we do this we will publish the amended competition rules and/or specific competition rules on the relevant competition.

49's will endeavour to send prizes within a month of the competition end date but cannot guarantee this delivery time.

The prize consists of 10 x Virtual Horse Names (one per person) to be implemented on either Portman Park, Steepledowns or Sprint Valley.