"Pepsi's Race to the Finish Line"

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MilitaryPartners' Sweepstakes!

 The following promotion is intended for viewing in the United States and on US military installations worldwide and shall only be construed according to U.S. law. YOU MUST BE 21 OR OLDER IN THE UNITED STATES OR LEGAL DRINKING AGE OVERSEAS TO BE IN THIS SITE AND TO PLAY.

1. SWEEPSTAKES SIGN-UP PERIOD. 1 April - 31 Dec 2009

2. SCHEDULE. Winners will be determined and prizes will be awarded as follows: Eligible patrons must enter by 24:00 hours Central time the Thursday prior to the drawing to be held on the following specified dates. A total of 480 prize drawings will be awarded during the sweepstakes period of 1 April to 31 Dec 2009. Each week ten (10) prize winners will be awarded commemorative Pepsi T-shirts, hats and/or Pingo Calling Cards.  In addition, all entries submitted during this sweepstakes period will be awarded free songs, sung by Matt Steel, recording Artist.  Two (2) grand prizes winners will receive four (4) tickets to each of the selected NASCAR Races, to include the Pepsi 500 in Southern California, on October 11, 2009 and the AMP Energy 500 in Talladega on November 1st, 2009.  Grand Prize winners will be notified as per section six (6) Prizes by the following dates: September 11, 2009 and October 1, 2009 respectively.

. No purchase necessary to enter or win.

4. ELIGIBILITY. Sweepstakes is offered electronically via the Internet to all persons who are Military service-members, dependents, Department of Defense employees, and/or authorized patrons of military exchanges and commissaries in the USA and on US Military Bases overseas, for the duration of the Sweepstakes, who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry and who have Internet access with a valid e-mail address as of 1 January 2009. Employees and the immediate families of SATO travel, Pepsi Cola, NASCAR and/or Volvo, including its affiliates, parent company, subsidiaries and wholesale distributors, advertising and promotion agencies and all retail licensees are ineligible. To be eligible to win a prize, entries must be received by email or via mail in the format designated below. Void where prohibited. All federal, provincial, states and local laws and regulations apply. Certain black out dates and other restrictions may apply, as determined by the sponsor.  By entering said contest, registrant agrees to the terms and conditions of this sweepstakes and agrees to receive updates and sponsor changes to said sweepstakes. Taxes on prizes, if any, are the responsibilities of individual winners. Only one entry per person per day.

5. HOW TO ENTER. Enter www.MilitaryPartners.com web site and click on Military Partner’s Sweepstakes -- “You Could Win Big on the Web” banner ad. Completely fill in the entry form and submit it. All materials become the property of the Sponsors and none will be returned. Entrant's e-mail address, name and standing may be listed on the MilitaryPartners’ web site. Winners may be required to provide Sponsors with proof that they are authorized patrons of military exchanges and commissaries and if submitted by email, that they are the account holders of the e-mail address associated with the winning entries.

As alternate means of entry, participants may submit their entry by mail. Hand print your name, unit address or complete mailing address, email account, civilian phone number, age and service on a 3"x5" index card and mail to: Partnership Marketing, Building 4466 W. Pine,  St. Louis, Missouri, 63108, received by midnight each Thursday for the duration of the sweepstakes, to be randomly chosen from all eligible entrants the following Friday, at noon Central time. To be eligible for the Sweepstakes, entries must be in on above designated dates. Each entry must be mailed in a separate envelope. No mechanically reproduced or photocopied entries permitted. All materials submitted become the property of Partnership Marketing, Inc. and none will be returned.

6. PRIZES. 480 commemorative Pepsi T-shirts, hats and/or Pingo Calling Cards will be randomly awarded  paying tribute to our Armed Forces. Matt Steel's special tribute to our troops and their families is offered to all eligible entries. Winners are selected at random drawing from all of our participants. Estimated retail value is approximately $10,000 for all prizes combined (including 360 commemorative Pepsi T-shirts/Polos, 120 hats and 7,500 free song downloads)   Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible participants. The decisions of the judges are final in all matters relating to this sweepstakes. The two grand prize winners, will be awarded four tickets to each of the NASCAR series events or the  Pepsi 500 in Southern California, on August 31, 2009 and the AMP Energy 500 in Talladega on October 5th, 2009. Total ticket value is $250.00 for each grand stand ticket, or a total of $2,000 for the 8 tickets. Travel arrangements and accommodations  if any will be as the expense of the winners.

7. ALL PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED. All prizes are awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, expressed or implied (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.) No substitution of prizes will be permitted except by sponsor who may substitute a prize of equal or greater value if advertised prize becomes unavailable. Prizes are non-transferable and may not be redeemed for cash. NASCAR Grand Prize winners must sign an affidavit and photo release form to include their information in press releases.  Further, the tickets are non-transferable and must be attended by the prize winner notified, along with three of his/her designees.  The tickets are awarded as is and no refund or alternate date of event will be permitted to exchange the tickets for.  Grand prize winners, if unable to attend, will forfeit the tickets to another qualified winner, who will be able to attend the event.  Tickets are non-refundable, non-transferable and should winner not be able to accept the tickets, non-negotiable.

8. WINNER NOTIFICATION. Prizewinners will be notified by e-mail and if unreachable by electronic mail and/or phone, than by regular mail within approximately seven (7) days after the date winners are determined. Acceptance of prize offered constitutes permission to use winner's name, biographical Information, and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and promotion without further Compensation as permitted by law. By participating, participants agree to be bound by all the Official Rules of this sweepstakes. The prizewinners will be required to sign and return an affidavit or declaration of eligibility, liability release, and, where lawful, a publicity consent within thirty (30) days following attempted notification. Awards presentations for the Grand Prize winners are mandatory and will be at a designated location, time and date, by the sponsor.  Sponsor is not responsible for and shall not be liable for late, lost, misdirected or unsuccessful efforts to notify winner.

9. TERMS. By participating, Sweepstakes entrants agree to abide by the terms of these Official Rules, which are final on all matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to adjust the dates or cancel this promotion. Sponsor, its parent company, affiliates, and subsidiaries (advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies), are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, illegible, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, or unintelligible entries; or (ii) telephone, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet, or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind; (iii) failed, incomplete, garbled, or delayed computer transmissions; (iv) any condition caused by events beyond the control of the Sponsor that may cause the Sweepstakes to be disrupted or corrupted; (v) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the prize, or acceptance, possession, or use of the prize, or from participation in the Sweepstakes or (vi) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to suspend or cancel the Sweepstakes at any time if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, of the Sweepstakes.

10. GENERAL RELEASE. By accepting a prize and entering this contest, participant agrees to release and hold harmless sponsor and its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agencies (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Sweepstakes or acceptance, possession, or use of any prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.

11. CONDUCT. Partnership Marketing reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any unauthorized individual or anyone who tampers with the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site or, to be acting in violation of the Official Rules. Any person found tampering with or abusing any aspect of this game, as solely determined by the judges, will be disqualified. If disqualified for any of the above abuses sponsor reserves right to terminate entrant's eligibility to participate in game.

12. OFFICIAL RULES/WINNERS LIST. Will be posted at www.MilitaryPartners.com throughout the Sweepstakes. A Winners List and a copy of these Official Rules may be obtained at www.MilitaryPartners.com web site weekly under Military Partners’ Winners List starting on 15 May 2009 until 15 Jan 2010 or by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to Partnership Marketing, 4466 W. Pine Blvd, Suite 24-C, St. Louis, Missouri, 63108.

13.COPYRIGHT. The sweepstakes and all accompanying materials are copyright © 2009 by Partnership Marketing, Inc.

14. GOVERNING LAW. The Sweepstakes and Contest and these Official Rules are governed and to be construed under the laws of the United States.

15. SPONSOR. Partnership Marketing, Inc, SATO Travel, Pepsi Cola, Volvo Military Car Sales