Register for the Car-Free Challenge and be eligible to win the grand prize. See below for more details about the Car-Free Challenge and information about transportation resources in the county.
Each day, replace trips that you would normally take by car with walking, biking, transit, or carpooling – log your entries on our website each day and you’ll be entered to win the grand prize!
Please read these rules before entering the Car-Free Challenge (the “Challenge”). You agree that, by submitting an entry, you will be bound by these Official Rules and you acknowledge that you satisfy all challenge eligibility requirements.
Eligibility: If you reside, work, or attend school in Schuyler County, the State of New York you are eligible to participate in the challenge. Prizes are based on your county of residence, unless your county of residence is not participating in the challenge. Then it would be your County of employment or where you attend school. You must participate at least 3 days out of the 14 days in order to be eligible for the Grand Prize Drawing.
How to Enter: You may enter the Challenge starting on September 22nd, 2016 by visiting www.carfreechallenge.wordpress.com and logging your daily efforts there. All entries eligible for the Grand Prize Drawing must be logged before the cut off time of 11:59PM on October 5th, 2016. Alternatively you may enter by sending or dropping off a 3X5 card with your name, address, and email address or phone number and description of Car-Free daily efforts to The Arc of Schuyler, Attn: Link-Line Office, 203 12th Street, Watkins Glen, NY 14891. Paper entries must be received by October 2nd, 2016 at 4PM
Prize: The Grand Prize will be awarded on October 6th, 2016. A minimum of three days entries is required to be eligible for grand prize.
Prize Drawings. A random drawing will be held on October 6th to determine winner of the Grand Prize. The Grand Prize is a local products gift basket. The Arc of Schuyler (or Other Sponsor/stakeholder) will notify the winner by e-mail within 24 hours following the drawing.
Odds of Winning. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible people participating in the Challenge. Each day logged with Car-Free efforts counts as an entry. The more days logged by an individual, the greater the odds of winning a prize. Limit one log per day per participant.
Restrictions. Prize is not refundable. The grand prize may not be replaced if lost, damaged or stolen. Sponsor is not required to (but may at its sole discretion) offer any substitutions, cash redemptions, or alternative to prize awarded under this Contest. The Grand prize awarded is subject to the restrictions and limitations noted in these Official Rules.
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Participating in the challenge is easy!
Use one of the following transportation resources:
Biking: Bike share available at Seneca Harbor Park – It’s free and easy to use. Bikes are located to the East of The Marina Restaurant in a small Bike shed.
Carpool: Either arrange a carpool on your own your use one of the regional carpool sites like, SouthernTierRideshare.com or Zimride.com/tompkins (You do not need to live or work in Tompkins County to use the Zimride site).
Transportation Link Line: is open Monday – Friday 9am-2:30PM and is happy to explain bus schedules, transportation options and answer any general transportation question you may have. 607-535-3555.
For more information about transportation options in Schuyler County, contact Transportation Link-Line at 607-535-3555 or email@example.com