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Work Hard Play Hard Contest



The Work Hard Play Hard Contest (the “Contest”) is sponsored by Bonnier Corporation and the Chrysler Group (“Sponsor”).   


ONE (1) GRAND PRIZE:  A trip for one (1) to Cast and Blast (upland birds) in Montana in the Fall of 2012 with a Bonnier Outdoor Group editor (either an editor from Field & Stream magazine or Outdoor Life magazine - TBD). Prize includes 3 nights/2 days lodging, tags, meals, guide and gratuity as well as transportation to and from the property. Should air transportation be needed for travel to Montana, airfare for the winner would be covered as well. All other expenses, including taxidermy, food processing, taxes or incidental expenses, not specified herein are not included and are the winner’s responsibility. If hunting is not available due to inclement weather conditions after winner embarks, the Sponsor’s sole responsibility will be to award the remaining elements of the prize. Winner must travel on dates specified by the Sponsor or forfeit all rights to this portion of the prize. Advance booking, blackout dates, availability and restrictions may apply. If for any reason whatsoever, the winner cannot travel after the travel arrangements are made and paid, the Sponsor shall have no further obligation to the winner. Approx. trip valued at $3,500.

Winner to also receive a day with a Bonnier Outdoor Group editor prior to the hunt in which the editor would come to winner’s home/job site to document how they spend their day working. Winner consents to appearing within any written, photographed or video taken by production staff during the day. Any documentation, photography or video to be used for promotional purposes online and in magazine as needed.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply; void where prohibited.

Sponsor and/or its representatives reserve the right in their sole discretion to suspend or cancel the winner’s participation due to non-compliance with any security procedure or inappropriate behavior or misconduct.


ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is open only to individuals, eighteen (18) years or older at time of entry, who are legal residents of the United States.  Employees of the Sponsor and its parent companies, subsidiaries or agents, their immediate families (defined as parents, children, siblings, spouse and grandparents), and those domiciled with any of the foregoing are not eligible.

To enter electronically, visit our website at  or To enter by mail, mail your completed submission form to: Bonnier Outdoor Group, Attn: Work Hard Play Hard Contest, 2 Park Avenue, 9thFloor, New York, NY 10016.  All information provided by entrant must be complete, true and correct.  Submissions to the Contest must be received by August 31st in order to be eligible; entries received after that date will be deemed ineligible to win.  All submitted entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned; Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, inaccurate, incomplete, damaged, illegible, or misdirected entries.  Each entry must be submitted on an individual basis (i.e., no team, joint, or corporate entries) and all components of the entry must be the original creation of the submitting participant. Only non-commercial work may be submitted. Entries may not contain profanity, nudity, pornographic images, violent images, anti-competition messages, illegal material, or material that violates the rights of third parties. Entries may not include confidential information, trade secrets, trademarks or copyrighted material belonging to any person or entity other than the participant absent a suitable license or permission agreement (proof of which is required). Entries containing any forbidden matter or material otherwise deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified.  Online entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry.  One entry per person; multiple entries will be disqualified.


JUDGING:  A panel of judges consisting of Bonnier Outdoor Group editors will select the winning entry based equally upon the criteria of the submission.  By entering, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules, and that the decisions of the judges are final and binding in all respects.  Judging will be completed by July 31st, and potential winners will be notified on or before August 15th.  Sponsor reserves the right not to select any winning submissions based upon the quantity or content of submissions.  Potential winners will be required to sign and return a sworn Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability and Publicity Release.  If required documentation is not returned within seven (7) business days of notification, or if notification is returned as undeliverable, any prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected.


PRIZE AWARDS:  Prizes will be awarded within ninety (90) days after winner verification.  No prize substitution or transfer is permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for any reason.  All taxes and any other incidental expenses on Prizes are the sole responsibility of each winner.


GENERAL RULES & LIMITATIONS:  By entering, you represent that: (i) your entry is your own original work; and (ii) you own or have the rights to convey any and all right and title in any material submitted as part of your entry into the Contest.  By entering, you grant to Sponsor a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to edit, publish, promote, republish at any time in the future and otherwise use your submission, along with your name and likeness, in any and all media for any purpose, without further permission, notice or compensation (except where prohibited by law). By participating in the Contest, you agree to release Sponsor and its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, directors, officers, and agents from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership, possession, use, or misuse of any prize.  Sponsor is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failures, or other errors or problems which may occur in connection with the Contest, whether computer, network, technical, mechanical, typographical, printing, human or otherwise, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing or judging of entries, the announcement of the prizes, in any Contest-related materials, or that may limit prize fulfillment or a participant's ability to enter the Contest.  Sponsor reserves the right to amend these official rules and to permanently disqualify from the Contest any person it believes has intentionally violated these official rules.


PRIVACY:  By entering, you agree that the information you provide may be sent to promotional partners of the Sponsor(s).  You may be contacted by the Sponsor(s) and/or promotional partners with future promotional offers.  Information provided by you to participate in this Contest is subject to the privacy policies of the Sponsor(s).