Competition Terms and Conditions

Terms & Conditions

MyInterrail Trace Your Ancestry Across Europe competition  – Terms and Conditions

Organizer and participation

  1. This prize draw is organised by ATOC Limited trading as MyInterrail, 2nd Floor, 200 Aldersgate Street, London, EC1A 4HD
  2. In order to participate in the prize draw you must send 250 words explaining who your relative was, what you know about their experience, where they served, which war they served in and why you’d like to trace your family history across Europe. Please provide a valid email address at time of entry.
  3. By submitting their entry, Entrants give full permission to the Promoter to use their content and imagery for the purpose of this competition.
  4. Entrants shall ensure they have full permission to use any images or content. Where an entrant does not have permission, they shall exclude such content from their entry.
  5. The competition is open to UK residents only. Employees and relatives of MyInterrail, Silver Travel Advisor, sponsors or other persons directly related to this prize draw are excluded from participation in the prize draw. A valid passport or ID card is required in order to travel with an Interrail Pass. For further information on requirements of travelling with Interrail please click here.
  6. Participation in the prize draw is free of charge, does not entail any additional fees for the participants and is not dependent on previous purchases of Interrail products.
  7. The Promoter reserves the right to exclude any votes which it believes to be fraudulent or based on misconduct.
  8. The Promoter and their agents accept no responsibility for technical issues or any problems Entrants may have when voting.
  9. The winner MUST agree to take part in reasonable publicity, create a blog post and supply imagery of their trip for use across My Interrail and Silver Travel Advisors marketing material. By entering the competition, entrants agree for their name, entry and images relating to this competition to be used by MyInterrail and Silver Travel Advisor in social media communications and possible press or marketing material referencing the activity.
  10. The prize draw is open for your participation from 24th April 2018 to 23rd May, 11:59 pm (GMT).
  11. Only one entry is allowed per person. Entries must be submitted no later than 23rd May 2018. Entries submitted after the deadline will not be considered.

Ranking and prizes

  1. The winner of this prize draw will be determined by judges from Rail Delivery Group and Silver Travel Advisor.
  2. The winner will be picked on 25th May and will be notified on 28th May via the email address provided when entering the prize draw. If the prize winner does not accept the prize within 3 weeks of receiving email notification that they have won the prize, all rights to the prize are forfeited.
  3. The prize consists of two (2) First Class Interrail Global Passes valid for seven (7) days of travelling within one (1) month. International seat reservation fees. One Thousand English Pounds (£1,000) spending money to be used towards food, accommodation and tours.
  4. By participating in the prize draw, you agree that MyInterrail has the right to contact you about the prize you may have won by taking part in this competition.
  5. The supplied passes are not transferable and cannot be sold, changed or exchanged for money.
  6. Passes may not be issued with an open date.
  7. The Promoter reserves the right to amend, terminate or temporarily suspend this promotion if, in its absolute discretion, it considers it necessary to do so, save that the Promoter shall not exercise this right unreasonably.
  8. The judge’s decision will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  9. The trip needs to be taken and completed before 9th September, 2018. The blog post and imagery relating to the trip MUST be submitted to My Interrail before 16th September, 2018. The blog post MUST be a minimum of 400 words and accompanied by a minimum of 5 supporting images relevant to your blog post.

Disclaimer and copyrights

  1. My Interrail is not responsible for:

a) providing transport services outside the reach of its Interrail Passes.

b) any technical issues or damages in relation to the participation in the competition, as well as claims and damages, relating to and resulting from the undertaken trip.

c) It will be the prize winner’s responsibility to take out, at their own cost, all relevant insurance (including but not limited to travel insurance) which may be required or prudent to be taken out in the circumstances. All insurance, spending money and other expenses are, unless otherwise stated in the Ranking and Prizes section, costs to be borne by the prize winner and are not provided as part of the prize. Unless stated otherwise in the Ranking and Prizes section.

d) inability to travel due to invalid personal identification documents.

  1. My Interrail are in no way liable for the reproduction or indirect access via third party web site or home page access which reproduction mistakes or omits any of the information or terms and conditions connected with the promotion.

Privacy Statement

Processed data

  1. Through your application you provide the following personal data:
      • email address.
  2. MyInterrail is the entity responsible for collecting and processing your personal data. In its processing activities, MyInterrail and all entities processing personal data comply with privacy law requirements. This means, among other things, that MyInterrail:
  • Clearly states for what purposes it processes personal data;
  • Strives to limit the collection of personal data to those needed for legitimate purposes only;
  • First requests your express consent to the processing of your personal data in cases where your consent is required;

Purpose for processing

  1. By taking part in this competition, you acknowledge that you are aware of the collection of your personal data and that you authorise the processing and transfer of such data in relation to this competition.
  2. Participation in the competition is deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions and the privacy statement.
  3. Entrants are deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions by participating in this promotion.

Contact: ATOC Limited trading as MyInterrail, 2nd Floor, 200 Aldersgate Street, London, EC1A 4HD

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