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CCO: refers to Coca-Cola Oceania Ltd, The Oasis Carbine Rd, Mt Wellington 1060, Auckland, New Zealand. PO Box 62042 Mt Wellington, 0800 505 123.
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Affiliates: refers to any direct or indirect parent, subsidiaries, sponsors, or affiliated companies of CCO and shall include any authorised bottlers of The Coca-Cola Company.
Your Personal Information is Important
We will comply with the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993 and other requirements of New Zealand legislation to protect your privacy. Note that this Policy does not affect your rights under the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993, nor is it intended to limit or exclude your rights under that Act.
What Personal Information do we collect and why do we collect it?
CCO collects personal information about you (such as your name, postal address, telephone number and email address) that you provide to us voluntarily. We will use such information for the purpose for which it has been provided. This may include using your information for the following purposes:
- For the administration of the Website;
- To respond to and deal with questions comments enquiries or complaints and other customer care related activities submitted through the use of the “Contact Us”, “Comment” or any other features on the Website; and
- All other general administrative and business purposes.
If you do not want your personal information collected, please do not submit it to us.
You ordinarily are not required to register or provide personal information in order to access this Website, although we require you to register on this Website if you wish to receive newsletter communications from us or enter promotions. By registering, you agree to receiving administrative communications from CCO and the Website. You may also choose to receive updates on future POWERADE news and promotions through your registration. You may delete your Account at any time on your ‘Profile’ page.
You may also choose to opt out of receiving newsletters and updates from this Website and we will give you the opportunity to do that each time we contact you. If you want to opt out at any time from receiving newsletter communications, you may do so on your ‘Profile’ page.
When do we disclose the personal information we collect?
In addition to the purposes stated in section 3 above, we may disclose personal information you have provided through our websites to persons or companies that we retain to send communications or facilitate other activities for which you have registered or in which you have otherwise asked to participate. We also will disclose personal information if required by law, including compliance with warrants, subpoenas or other legal process.
CCO requires persons and companies to which it discloses personal information to restrict their use of such information to the purposes for which it has been provided by CCO and not to disclose that information to others. CCO cannot be responsible, however, for any damages caused by the failure of unaffiliated third parties to honour their privacy obligations to CCO. Similarly, CCO is not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other websites that are linked to the Website.
In addition to these limited disclosures of personal information, CCO may provide its Affiliates or unaffiliated third parties with aggregate information about visitors to our sites. For example, we might disclose the median ages of visitors to our websites, or the numbers of visitors to our websites that come from different geographic areas. Such aggregate information will not include information of any individual visitors to our websites.
CCO may provide personal and other information to a purchaser or successor entity in connection with the sale of CCO, a subsidiary or line of business associated with CCO, or substantially all of the assets of CCO or one of its subsidiaries, Affiliates or lines of business.
Special Note for Parents
CCO takes seriously its obligations under the applicable legislation and guidelines protecting the personal information of children under the age of 13. CCO will specifically instruct children not to submit personal information nor attempt to register on this Website.
Parents should be aware that information that is voluntarily given by children -- or others -- in chat sessions, email exchanges, bulletin boards or the like may be used by other parties to generate unsolicited email or other contacts. CCO encourages all parents to instruct their children in the safe and responsible use of the Internet.
How do we protect your personal information?
CCO takes measures to prevent unauthorised intrusion in the Website and the alteration, acquisition or misuse of personal information by unauthorised persons. However, CCO cautions visitors to this Website that no network, including the Internet, is entirely secure. Accordingly, we cannot be responsible for loss, corruption or unauthorised acquisition of personal information provided to this Website, or for any damages resulting from such loss, corruption or unauthorised acquisition.
How do we maintain the integrity of your personal information?
CCO has procedures in place to keep your personal information accurate, complete and current for the purposes for which it is collected and used. You may review the information that you have provided to us and where appropriate you may request that it be corrected. If you wish to review your personal information please call our Customer Information Centre 0800 505 123 or send a request to:
Customer Information Centre
Coca-Cola Oceania Ltd
The Oasis Carbine Rd
Mt Wellington, 1060
PO Box 62042
Auckland, New Zealand
You also may obtain a copy of your personal information by contacting us by email.
What other information do we collect?
When you access and interact with a CCO website, we may collect certain information -- often referred to as “clickstream data.” Such data may include the type of Internet browser and operating system you are using, the pages and information you accessed on our site, the total time spent on our site, and the domain name of the website from which you linked to our site. Also, where you have previously identified yourself in the registration process as affiliated with a particular business or organization, we may record the fact that a representative of your business or organization visited the site, along with other clickstream data concerning that visit. Clickstream data will not be used to identify you personally and will not be associated or correlated with any site visitor in a personally-identifiable manner.
Information placed automatically on your computer -- Cookies
With most Internet browsers, you can erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions. Please be aware, however, that some features and programs of our websites may be unavailable to you if cookies are erased or blocked.
Changes to this Policy
POWERADE Terms & Conditions
CCO: refers to Coca-Cola Oceania Ltd, The Oasis Carbine Rd, Mt Wellington 1060, PO Box 62042, Auckland, New Zealand
Website: refers to this website, www.powerade.co.nz
Affiliates: refers to any direct or indirect parent, subsidiaries, sponsors, or affiliated companies of CCO and shall include any authorised bottlers of The Coca-Cola Company.
Your Agreement to these Terms and Your Use of this Website
Your use of this Website is also subject to any other law or regulation that applies to this Website, the internet or the worldwide web. This Website and its content are made available for your personal entertainment, information and communication only, and all content is provided for your non-commercial use. You may not distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, repost, or use the content of the Website for public or commercial purposes, including the text, images, audio and video without the written permission of CCO.
If you wish to become a member of this Website, you must register to use this Website. To register, you must provide the information requested in the mandatory fields and you must be over 13 years old at the date of your registration. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your registrations and any passwords that you may set in order to obtain your registration. You are responsible for all uses of your registration, whether or not expressly authorised by you. You may delete your Account at any time on your ‘Profile’ page. You may also choose to opt out of receiving newsletters and updates from this Website and we will give you the opportunity to do that each time we contact you. If you want to opt out at any time from receiving newsletter communications, you may do so on your ‘Profile’ page.
You agree not to engage in any activity that is disruptive or is detrimental to the use of this Website.
Although CCO may from time to time, monitor discussions, chats, postings, transmissions, bulletin boards, and the like on the Website, CCO is under no obligation to do so and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such locations nor for any error, defamation, omission, falsehood, obscenity, profanity, danger, or inaccuracy contained in any information within such locations on the Website.
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. CCO will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing CCO to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials and reserves the right to remove any such materials at any time from this Website.
Please note that other Website visitors may post messages or make statements in the services that are inaccurate, misleading, deceptive, or offensive. CCO and the affiliates entities neither endorse nor are responsible for any opinion, advice, information or statements made in any services by third parties. Without limitation, CCO and the affiliated entities are not responsible for any information or materials made available through the services (including without limitation errors or omissions in postings or links or images embedded in messages or profiles) or results obtained by using any such information or materials.
CCO’s Liabilities to You
While CCO endeavours to include accurate and up to date information in the Website, CCO makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy. CCO assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the Website. CCO will use its best endeavours to correct any error or inaccuracy on the Website within a reasonable time of its being brought to our attention.
Your use of and browsing in the Website are at your risk. Neither CCO nor its Affiliates, nor any of its agencies, nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Website, is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages or losses arising out of your access to, or use of, the Website provided that we do not limit in any way our liability by law for death or personal injury caused by our negligence. You are advised that there are risks associated with activities related to the world wide web and incurred by using the internet and world wide web, and these risks arising from your use are borne by you.
In addition you should note: the Website provides training guides which have been designed by a specialist to provide advice of a general nature. The exercises provided are an indication of the types of training exercise the specialists recommends for the All Blacks rugby team. The All Blacks rugby players are professional sportsmen who train regularly at a level of high intensity, and therefore you should exercise caution when following the advice. The training guides and advice are designed to give a general idea of the types of exercises and intensity followed by persons with a generally physically fit condition, who wish to improve their current fitness levels to a level of high performance. You should only use the guides under the advice and supervision of a qualified fitness professional or coach who has looked at your specific capability. Before you begin any training using this general advice, you should consult a registered medical practitioner. CCO and the NZRU exclude all liability for any loss, damage or claim arising from any use of the information on this Website, and specifically from the training guides and general advice.
CCO makes no warranty that the Website will meet users’ requirements, that the Website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free. Users understand and agree that any information or material and/or goods or services obtained through the Website is obtained at the user’s discretion and risk.
CCO also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damage to, or virus that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of browsing in the Website, or your downloading of any materials provided that we do not limit in any way our liability by law for death or personal injury caused by our negligence. Everything on the Website is provided to you “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT provided that we do not limit in any way our liability by law for death or personal injury caused by our negligence.
Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you.
The Website and CCO oppose the use of unwanted and unsolicited email which deteriorates the performance and availability of the Website services. All forms of such email which have the effect of promoting such emails are discouraged and will be removed from the Website where detected. CCO prohibits the use of another internet service to send or post unsolicited emails to drive visitors to your site through the Website, whether or not the messages were originated by you, or under your direction or by or under the direction of a related or unrelated third party, and may take any necessary action to stop such activity wherever detected.
CCO has not reviewed any or all of the sites linked to the Website and is not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to the Website. CCO does not accept any liability or responsibility for any cookies, data or personal information collected by other linked sites accessed through this site, nor the linked sites.
Your liability to CCO
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless CCO, its Affiliates, and any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering the Website, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, shareholders, licensors and representatives, from and against all claims, losses, costs and expenses (including without limitation attorneys’ fees) arising out of:
- your use of, or activities in connection with, the Website, the services, or the software;
- any allegation that any user content that you make available or create through the Website, the services, or the software infringes or otherwise violates the copyright, trademark, trade secret, privacy or other intellectual property or other rights of any third party.
Ownership of Content and Intellectual Property
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‘Coca-Cola’, ‘Coke’, ‘POWERADE’, and ‘Mountain Blast’ are registered trade marks of The Coca-Cola Company.
POWERADE CHALLENGE FAQ
THE POWERADE CHALLENGE
What's the POWERADE CHALLENGE?
The POWERADE CHALLENGE consists of two separate running courses in Auckland and Wellington.
When do registrations open?
Registrations & courses for the POWERADE CHALLENGE open 3 weeks before the Challenge courses open. The courses are open on the following dates:
- Wellington: Registrations open 19 September. Course opens Monday 17th October.
- Auckland: Registrations open 19 September. Course opens Monday 17th October.
When do registrations close?
Registrations close for the POWERADE CHALLENGE on the following dates:
- Wellington: Sunday 27th November (2 weeks prior to close)
- Auckland: Sunday 27th November (2 weeks prior to close)
How can I sign up for the POWERADE CHALLENGE?
You can register online at www.powerade.co.nz
If you have a wristband from the 2013, 2014 or 2015 POWERADE CHALLENGE, you can register it online at www.powerade.co.nz and start running the course as soon as it opens.
How long does it take from registration for my pack to arrive?
You should receive your registration pack and RFID wristband within 7 days of registering online. If you have not received it within 7 days then please contact us on 0800 505 123 or e-mail us on firstname.lastname@example.org
What are the courses?
The POWERADE CHALLENGE consists of two interactive running courses in Auckland and Wellington. The Auckland course is 9km and the Wellington course is 8km. Each course has a start point, a half-way point and an end point. To complete either course you’ll need to run to the half-way point and straight back to the starting point.
What are the 3 checkpoints & why are they important?
You need to have swiped your POWERADE wristband at all 3 checkpoints to track your time, log your run times to the POWERADE CHALLENGE leaderboard and access your individual times and statistics. If you didn’t swipe your wristband at all 3 check points, your time would not have been recorded.
How many weeks can I run the POWERADE CHALLENGE for?
You can participate in the POWERADE CHALLENGE in your location for 8 weeks once the challenge has started.
Where does the course start?
The Wellington course starts at Fergs Kayaks, 12 Queens Wharf, Wellington Waterfront. The Auckland course can start from either end; either outside the Ferry Terminal in Downtown Auckland, or outside Fergs Kayaks, 12 Tamaki Drive, Okahu Bay. For more details on where the courses start from visit “THE COURSE” page on the POWERADE CHALLENGE website (www.powerade.co.nz).
Can't people just run the POWERADE CHALLENGE without registering?
Yes. But for those that want to have their course times included on the Leaderboard and be eligible for the prize draws, then they will need to register for the POWERADE CHALLENGE on our website (www.powerade.co.nz).
Are there any safety precautions in place to make sure runners are safe?
We encourage runners to take care on the course and to warm-up before they run. Safety information is available to participants on the POWERADE CHALLENGE website (www.powerade.co.nz).
I signed up for the Wellington course but want to know if I can take part in the Auckland course?
Unfortunately the leaderboard will only update with your time when you run the course that you selected in the registration process. You are of course free to run a different course to what you registered for, but your time will not appear on the leaderboard.
Can people run it at any time or is there a set start time?
Once people have received their RFID wristband, or re-activated a wristband from 2013, 2014 or 2015 they can run the course at any time. They just need to have their wristband on to start.
Can I start the POWERADE CHALLENGE from the other end?
Only for Auckland, for the Wellington course you must start and finish at the stated check-in start point. Please view “THE COURSE” page on the website for full details.
How fit do I need to be to take part in the POWERADE CHALLENGE?
You will need a reasonable standard of fitness to run the POWERADE CHALLENGE and you must ensure that you have undertaken sufficient training to complete the course. If you have any illness, injury, disability or impairment that could lead to an injury as a result of participating in the POWERADE CHALLENGE then we recommend you have clearance from your doctor prior to running the course.
Where is the POWERADE CHALLENGE happening?
The POWERADE CHALLENGE is happening in Auckland and Wellington in 2015. The courses are designed on a loop circuit that start and finish at the same starting point. The Auckland course starts at the Auckland Downtown Ferry Terminal and extends part way along Tamaki Drive. The Wellington course starts at Fergs Kayaks on Queens Wharf and extends along Oriental Parade and Evan’s Bay Parade.
Do you have to buy a POWERADE CHALLENGE PACK to participate in the POWERADE CHALLENGE?
No. Anyone over the age of 16 just needs to register on the POWERADE CHALLENGE website www.powerade.co.nz and select to get a free wristband now.
Can I use my wristband from last year?
Yes. However you will need to re-register it online to take part this year. Select the option ‘Activate a wristband you already have’ as part of registration and enter the wristband number located on the back of the wristband.
I lost my RFID wristband, can I get another one?
Please call us on 0800 505 123 or e-mail us on email@example.com and provided we still have spare wristbands available we can post you out a new one.
The mid-way point didn't register my RFID wristband, will it still accurately record my time?
You need to go through all 3 check points on the course for your time to be recorded and appear on the leaderboard. Please contact us on 0800 505 123 if your wristband does not get recognised at the check points.
Can I use someone else's band to run the course?
No, you can only use the wristband that was assigned to you during the 2016 POWERADE CHALLENGE registration process.
Where are the midway check points for the Course?
The mid-way check point for Auckland is outside Fergs Kayaks on Tamaki Drive. The mid-way point in Wellington is located at the Balaena Bay public bathrooms (this is a small wooden construction located on Evan’s Bay Parade). There is more information on the course on “THE COURSE” page of our POWERADE CHALLENGE website (www.powerade.co.nz) or in the information sent out to you as part of your registration pack.
How do I start a team for the POWERADE CHALLENGE?
From 19th September 2016 you will be able to start a team by visiting the “MY RUN STATS” section of the POWERADE CHALLENGE website. Before starting a team or joining a team you must first register for the POWERADE CHALLENGE as an individual. You will then be able to invite your friends or colleagues by E-mail to join your team.
What is an RFID wristband?
RFID stands for Radio Frequency Identification. The RFID wristband communicates with customised POWERADE vending machines. The technology delivers accurate time keeping by allowing participants to communicate with vending machines that upload results to the runner’s profile on the Leaderboard at www.powerade.co.nz.
Why hasn't my time appeared on the leaderboard?
You need to ensure that you check-in at all three check points along the course before your time will appear on the leaderboard. If you have checked in correctly and your time has still not appeared, please contact us on 0800 505 123.
Why hasn't our team time appeared on the Leaderboard?
3 people in your team need to run the POWERADE CHALLENGE course before your team time will appear on the leaderboard. Once 3 people in your team have run it, your average team time will be displayed.
Will my run time be made public on the Leaderboard?
Yes, once a participant has registered and run the course their fastest time will be recorded on the Leaderboard at www.powerade.co.nz.
Why don't all my times go on the leaderboard?
Only your fastest time is loaded to the leaderboard. However you can view your other run times in the “My Run Stats” section of the POWERADE CHALLENGE website (www.powerade.co.nz).
What is the POWERADE CHALLENGE Leaderboard?
The POWERADE CHALLENGE Leaderboard shows the relative times of everyone who has participated in the course. It can be found at www.powerade.co.nz.