Terms & Conditions


Sponsor: The Promotion (“Promotion” or “Event”) is sponsored by Pure Storage, Inc. ("Pure"), 650 Castro Street, Suite 400, Mountain View, CA 94041 (“Sponsor”). All vendors of any Award, Prize, Reward, Gift, Gift Card, Donation, Giveaway or other item of value (“Promotional Item(s)”) are not sponsors of this Promotion.

Promotion Period: The Official Terms and Conditions cover the Promotion from March 31, 2023 until November 27, 2023 (“Promotion Period”).

Eligibility: The Promotion is only open to employees of organisations who are personally invited to participate by Pure who are legal residents in the Asia Pacific regions: Australia and New Zealand. All entries will be validated against the list of invited organisations. Participants who are legal residents in a country on the United States trade sanction list or where this Event is prohibited by law cannot attend the Event, meet with a Pure or Pure Authorized Representative nor receive any Promotional Item. Participants must be 18 or 21 years of age, depending on local laws, at the beginning of the Promotion Period ("Participant(s)"). Sponsor is committed to ensuring compliance with all applicable gift and ethics laws within your company or government agency's acceptable gift guidelines. Accordingly, Participants who work for Government or state-owned agencies are not eligible to receive any Award, Prize, Reward, Gift, Gift Card, Donation, Giveaway or other item of value (collectively “Promotion Item(s)”). This Promotion is an incentive program and does not fall within the course and scope of employment duties for any Participant or any employee. No Participant is required to participate in the Promotion and no Participant will be penalized for non-participation in the Promotion. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations and void where prohibited. Employees of Sponsor are not eligible to receive any Promotional Items, and Participant employer’s contractors, consultants, vendors, and employee family members are not eligible. Individuals who are not designated as employees of Sponsors such as, but not limited to, alternative workers, interns, externs, independent contractors are not eligible to receive Promotional Items. Sponsor reserves the right to determine Participant’s eligibility to receive a Promotional Item.

How to Enter Promotion and Promotional Item Details: Participants may register for the Event by going to the following registration page via a link, email, text or other corresponding communication (“Communication”) provided by Sponsor or Sponsor’s Authorized Partner. The Event is a competition that occurs during the Promotion Period between Participant and Pure and/or Pure Authorized Representative, wherein the Participant enters their tip for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in the upcoming F1 race by selecting the driver’s name in each corresponding box. Participant should enter their guess for the gap (in seconds) to three decimal places (the “Margin”) between the first and second place drivers. Tips cannot be changed once entered. In case of a tie, the margin will be used, to three decimal places, to determine the winner. If two Participants enter the exact same margin, extra prizes may be awarded. Participant must have an email address matching the domain of the invited organization to enter and that email address must be used to enter the Event. There are 5 selected races where Participants can enter tips and win prizes (1) Melbourne (April 2, 2023), (2) Imola (May 21, 2023), (3) Montreal (June 18, 2023), (4) Silverstone (July 9, 2023), (5) Spa (July 30, 2023), (6) Monza (September 3, 2023), (7) Austin (October 22, 2023), (8) Sau Paulo (November 5, 2023), (9) Yas Marina (November 26, 2023). Tipping opens up to 1 week prior to the start of the race and closes at midnight local time in the country of the race on the Friday of its respective race weekend. All tips are time stamped so in the event a tip is entered after the start of the race it will be deemed invalid. The top 3 tippers for each race will be determined based on a combination of their selected drivers and their Margin and will be awarded the following prizes. The winner for the main prize draw will be selected using a random prize generator. The 1s place tipper will receive F1 merchandise ($150) plus (2) entries in the main prize draw. The 2nd place tipper will receive F1 merchandise ($100) plus (1) entry in the main prize draw. The 3rd place tipper will receive F1/Pure Storage merchandise ($50). Sponsor will notify the Winner within a reasonable amount of time after the Winner has been identified and the Winner will have (3) business days to accept their prize, or a redraw will occur. The 1st and 2nd place tippers will also be awarded entries into the main prize draw consisting of (1) Playstation 5 F1 Racing Simulator rig with chair, monitor, Playstation 5 console and F1 game (Approx value $5,000) that will be shipped, either together or separately, to the organisation who is employing the winner (“Employer”), wherein the Employer will have the right to decide how it should be used. Participants may enter as many races as they choose and win multiple prizes; however, limit one (1) Participant registration per race. Sponsor reserves the right to deny registration and/or not send Promotional Items to Participants who provide only a personal email address domain and therefore may require the Participant to provide a business or company email address before the Participant can register and participate in the Event as well as receive any Promotional Item. No substitution, transfer, or cash redemption of any Promotional Item is permitted, provided. However, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Promotional Item, or any element of the Promotional Item, with another Promotional Item of equal or greater value should the advertised Promotional Item become unavailable for any reason. Sponsor reserves the right to discretionarily determine whether Participant should be considered eligible for a Promotional Item. Participants may opt out of providing personal identifiable information by contacting promotions@purestorage.com. Shipping delays may occur. Sponsor is not responsible for lost or stolen Promotional Items, or is not responsible for additional terms and conditions required by the vendor who is providing the Promotional Item. In the event that Sponsor is donating money or Promotional Item to a charity, Sponsor reserves the right to donate to a charity other than the charity identified in the Communication. Winner agrees that Sponsor may identify the Winner, including the Winner’s first and last name, company name, logo, photo, video and other information in press releases, blogs, social media or other marketing materials in perpetuity.

General Terms & Conditions: Sponsor shall have the right to cancel, suspend, or terminate this Promotion at any time for any reason and without notice, including if in our opinion any fraud, technical failure or other factor beyond our control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Promotion. Sponsor shall have the right to cancel this Promotion prior to the end of the Promotional Period. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who is found to be tampering with the process or the operation of the Promotion, to be acting in violation of these Terms and Conditions, the Sponsor’s Code of Conduct, or to be acting in an unsportsman-like or disruptive manner, or with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Sponsor will have no liability, and will be held harmless from and against liability, loss, injury or damage to property or person, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of an item given for this promotion. Participant hereby agrees to opt-in and provide Sponsors, or an authorized third party, with Participant’s necessary personally identifiable information in registering for the Event, receiving further information for Sponsors, or receive a Promotional Item. Pure or a Pure Authorized Partner may contact you in accordance with our Privacy Statement at www.purestorage.com/privacy. In the event that the Promotion is co-sponsored by Pure and a Third Party, Pure may collect and share your personal information with the Third Party to contact you in accordance with Pure’s Privacy Statement. Void where prohibited. While supplies last.

For In-Person Events: The safety and health of all Participants who attend any In-Person Events hosted by Sponsor or Co-sponsor attendees is a top concern and one priority. By accepting these Terms and Conditions, you understand and agree that you must be fully vaccinated in order to attend this Event. If you are not fully vaccinated, please make alternate arrangements to attend this Event virtually (if the option exists). You also understand that you will be required to abide by any customer, partner, or venue protocols and/or local regulations regarding face coverings and/or social distancing which may be in effect.