Official Rules

Eligibility.  This Breaching the Summit Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open to all natural persons who are legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia, who are at least 18 years old at time of entry. Void outside the USA, in Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands, and other United States territories and possessions.  The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law 

Drawing Prize.  The Sweepstakes sponsor is Summit Six, LLC (“Sponsor”), located in Sebastian, Florida. Sponsor and its  respective affiliates, subsidiaries, successors, assigns, agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders, and employees, and any entity involved in the development, production, implementation, administration, judging or fulfillment of the Sweepstakes, including without limitation, the immediate family members of such individuals, are not eligible to participate.  Sponsor will conduct the Sweepstakes substantially as described in these Official Rules.


Limitations on Entry.
  LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON OR ORGANIZATION PURCHASING BOOK(S). BULK BUYS ARE COUNTED AS ONE ENTRY.  No third-party entry or entry through any sweepstakes service is permitted.  Any person who attempts or otherwise encourages the entry of multiple or false contact information under multiple identities or uses any device or artifice to enter or encourage multiple or false entries, as determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified.  Use of robotic entry devices is strictly prohibited.

Drawing Prize.  One (1) framed memento containing one personal Challenge Coin from each Senior Enlisted Leader and Breaching the Summit author will be awarded to one (1) Recipient during the Entry Period ONLY. Recipient agrees to accept the Drawing Prize “as is” and entrants hereby acknowledge that the Sponsor is not in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee relative to the Drawing Prize. Approximate retail value of the Drawing Prize is $30.00. Any difference between stated approximate retail value and actual value of Drawing Prize will not be awarded. Winner is solely responsible for any federal, state, and local taxes.

Drawing.  The names of all Buyer(s) who participate in the purchase of a minimum of one (1) copy of Breaching the Summit during the Entry Period will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes—to include buyers who purchase the book through Amazon.com or through private sale by one of our authors.

Recipients will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible participants as described above and during the Entry Period ONLY. The Drawing will take place on or about 5 days following the date on which the Entry Period ends and will be held at Sponsor’s principal place of business.

The drawing will be conducted by Sponsor, whose decisions and interpretations on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes and these Official Rules are final and binding in all respects.  Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant or Recipient and may refuse to award a prize to a person who is not eligible or has violated a rule, gained unfair advantage in the Sweepstakes, or obtained Recipient status using fraudulent means.  If there is a dispute about the identity of an entrant, prize will be awarded to the natural person to whom the email address is assigned by the internet service provider responsible for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

If Recipient is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with Sweepstakes rules, Recipient will be disqualified and an alternate Recipient will be awarded the prize in a separate random drawing. Recipient will be notified by telephone. Inability of Sponsor to contact Recipient by telephone within seventy two (72) hours after selection, may result in disqualification of Recipient and an alternate Recipient may be selected in a random drawing at Sponsor’s discretion.

Drawing Prize will be sent to Recipient by U.S. mail within fourteen (14) days after Recipient has been notified and accepted the prize.  If prize is returned as undeliverable, then prize will be forfeited and another Recipient will be randomly drawn.

Odds.  The odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received, according to the eligibility requirements in the Sweepstakes.

WARNING:  ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER WITH OR VANDALIZE ANY SPONSOR-OWNED WEBSITE OR MOBILE APPLICATION OR RELATED SOCIAL NETWORKING SITE, THE ENTRY PROCESS, OR OTHERWISE INTERFERE WITH OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

General Terms.  By entering this Sweepstakes, you promise to abide by the Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor, which will be final and binding in all respects.  Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to refuse, disqualify or withdraw any entry at any time.  Sponsor will not be responsible for any injury, damage or loss of any kind arising out of your participation in the Sweepstakes.  YOU AGREE TO RELEASE, DISCHARGE, AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS AND ASSIGNS FROM AND AGAINST ANY OR ALL CLAIMS, LOSSES, INJURIES, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES.  Except where prohibited by law, by accepting prize, Recipient grants Sponsor a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free license to use Recipient’s name, photograph, voice, and/or likeness without further authorization, compensation, or remuneration of any kind for advertising, promotion and other publicity purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world.  

Winner’s Name.  The Recipient’s name will be available within ten (10) days after the close of the Sweepstakes. To receive the name of the winner, where permitted by law, or a printed copy of the Sweepstakes Official Rules, please contact Sponsor by clicking here.