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NatWest RugbyForce Registration Terms and Conditions

  1. NatWest RugbyForce 2014 is open to member clubs of the Rugby Football Union (“RFU”) and their members, employees and agents of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group of companies and their family members.
  2. All rugby clubs which register for NatWest RugbyForce 2014 must be a member of the RFU (and/or Constituent Body).
  3. The NatWest RugbyForce 2014 Weekend will officially take place on June 21 and 22, 2014.
  4. Registration for NatWest RugbyForce 2014 will close at 11:59pm on June 20, 2014. Clubs must be registered for NatWest RugbyForce 2014 to be eligible to receive the incentives and enter the competition.
  5. One registration per club. Registrations are not returnable. Registrations must be submitted online at www.rfu.com/natwestrugbyforce. They, and the copyright in them, become the property of the Promoter.
  6. Registrations not submitted in accordance with these rules, delayed, damaged, incomplete, altered or illegible will not be accepted. No responsibility is accepted for delayed registrations. Proof of sending by email or post will not be accepted as proof of registration.
  7. All registered clubs agree to take part in publicity in connection with NatWest RugbyForce and also agree to invest any funds and/or resources allocated to their rugby club by The Rugby Football Union for the purposes of NatWest RugbyForce 2014, into their club's NatWest RugbyForce 2014 event.
  8. All applicants and participants in the competition agree that their personal data may be processed by the Promoter and the RFU for the purposes of this promotion.
  9. By taking part all clubs agree to complete a post event survey to feedback on the NatWest RugbyForce 2014 activity at their club.
  10. The Promoter reserves the right to alter, amend or foreclose the promotion without prior notice.
  11. The Promoter is National Westminster Bank Plc. Registered in England and Wales, No.: 929027. Registered Office: 135 Bishopsgate, London, EC2M 3UR.

NatWest RugbyForce Grants Terms and Conditions

  1. The NatWest RugbyForce 2014 grants scheme is open to member clubs of the Rugby Football Union (RFU) which have registered for NatWest RugbyForce 2014.
  2. One entry per club. Registrations are not returnable. Registrations must be submitted online at www.rfu.com/NatWestRugbyforce by 11:59pm on January 17, 2014. They, and the copyright in them, become the property of the Promoter.
  3. Registrations not submitted in accordance with these rules, delayed, damaged, incomplete, altered or illegible will not be accepted. No responsibility is accepted for delayed registrations. Proof of sending by email or post will not be accepted as proof of registration.
  4. The following incentives are on offer:
    • 175 clubs (the “Participating Clubs”) will be selected to attend one of 35 RugbyForce workshops (5 clubs per workshop). Workshops will take place in March 2014 and dates and locations will be confirmed by the RFU once all 175 clubs have been selected. Each club will be offered 5 places at the workshop. Travel and accommodation are not included as part of any of the prizes.
    • The 175 Participating Clubs will all be awarded a grant of £500 to go towards the NatWest RugbyForce Weekend 2014.
    • 35 of the 175 Participating Clubs (one club per workshop) will be awarded a grant of £2,000 (the “Renovation Grant”), meaning a total of 35 clubs will receive £2,500 to undertake a renovation project over the NatWest RugbyForce Weekend 2014.
    • A further 35 of the Participating Clubs (one club per workshop) will be awarded a grant of £1,000 (the “Renovation Grant”), meaning a further total of 35 clubs will receive £1,500 for renovation work over the NatWest RugbyForce Weekend 2014.
  5. A decision regarding clubs invited to the project planning workshops and business workshops and in line to receive the grant of £500 will be made on February 9, 2014 and clubs will be notified of the workshop invitation by email by February 14, 2014, when the information about the workshop invitations will be available by sending a SAE to NatWest RugbyForce competition 2014, Rugby Football Union, Rugby House, Twickenham Stadium, 200 Whitton Road, Twickenham, TW2 7BA.
  6. A decision regarding the clubs receiving the additional grants of £2,000 and £1,000 will be made on 5 May 2014. Any clubs that have been awarded a grant will be notified of their win by email by 12 May 2014, when the information about the winner will be available by sending a SAE to NatWest RugbyForce competition 2014, Rugby Football Union, Rugby House, Twickenham Stadium, 200 Whitton Road, Twickenham, TW2 7BA
  7. The judges’ decisions regarding workshop attendance and grants are final, no correspondence will be entered into.
  8. Grants will be paid by BACS by Friday 31 May 2014. No funds will be paid without receipt of a signed award letter and grant claim form.
  9. The Participating Clubs will be selected by Area judging panels consisting of the CB Facility Coordinators and the Area Facilities Managers). The Participating clubs will be those clubs who, in the opinion of the judges, write the most apt and suitable applications.
  10. The clubs receiving the Renovation Grants of £2,000 and £1,000 will be selected by a National Panel consisting of:
    • A representative from the NatWest Retail branch network
    • A representative from the NatWest Retail Sponsorship team
    • Representatives from the RFU
  11. The clubs receiving the Renovation Grants will be those clubs who, in the opinion of the judges:  
    • Clubs who will  benefit the most from the grant
    • Clubs who will be most engaged with the programme  
  12. The decisions of the judges are final, and no correspondence will be entered into.
  13. All registered clubs agree to take part in publicity in connection with NatWest RugbyForce and also agree to invest any funds and/or resources allocated to their rugby club by The Rugby Football Union for the purposes of NatWest RugbyForce 2014, into their club's NatWest RugbyForce 2014 event.
  14. All applicants and participants in the competition agree that their personal data may be processed by the Promoter and the Rugby Football Union for the purposes of this promotion.
  15. By taking part all clubs agree to complete a post event survey to feedback on the NatWest RugbyForce 2014 activity at their club.
  16. If any grant is unclaimed after reasonable efforts have been made to contact the winners the Promoter will be entitled to dispose of the grant as it sees fit without any liability to the winners for having done so.
  17. The Promoter reserves the right to alter, amend or foreclose the promotion without prior notice.
  18. The Promoter is National Westminster Bank Plc. Registered in England and Wales, No.: 929027. Registered Office: 135 Bishopsgate, London, EC2M 3UR.

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