TERMS & CONDITIONS
Please ensure that you have read and understood the Terms and Conditions listed below.
- Organisations participating in the Bigwave Business Games should have a business based in the town, city or county where the games take place.
- Any number of participants can make up the team and take part in events throughout the Bigwave Business Games, however all must be full or part time employees. Companies with less than 100 full or part time employees may use immediate relatives of employees or smaller companies may enter a joint team
- All participants in the Bigwave Business Games must be aged 18 or over. Where there may be doubt as to a participant’s age, proof of age may be required.
- By submitting the entry form you are agreeing to pay the entry fee of £499 plus VAT to the Bigwave Business Games. The Entry Fee covers the costs for all rounds, excluding any refreshments – bars, barbeques, drinks etc and is non-refundable.
- Participants must wear clothing and footwear appropriate to each event.
- The officials’ ruling is final in all events.
- Teams must enter all events evenings.
- 10 points will be deducted from any team not turning up for one of the events. Notice to cancel must be received 48 hours before the start of the event, or this will be counted as a ‘no show’ and points will be deducted.
- Teams will earn 10 points for each event participated in; entering all events will lead to maximum points
- Teams should be available to start each event at the time stated. Please inform the Bigwave Media Exeter office on 01392 492380 in advance of an event if the start time is likely to be a problem. Late arrivals for events have an impact on the scheduling of the competitions, and the other teams taking part, and may be counted as a ‘no show’.
- Rules for each event will be available on the Business Games website. It is the responsibility of the Team Leader to ensure that all participants in each event are aware of the rules. Wherever possible we would like all games to be equal gender split. Due to current legislation, we cannot show gender bias unless there is a proven reason, so this can only be enforced where there is a competitive advantage to upper body strength as males are proven to have stronger upper bodies than females. Mixed Gender needs to be a minimum of one female or one male unless it states in the event rules minimum two females/males Therefore, in some games, you could have more females than males or, vice versa, more males than females.Please refer to the individual event rules.
- Flash photographs may be taken of participants in the Bigwave Business Games, these will be used for publicity purposes for future Games, and related events. Participants who have objections to their photograph being taken should make the organiser aware at the event, at time of check in and before the event Team Leaders should ensure that all participants are aware of this.
- Please protect your valuables and kit. Do not leave valuables in your car or in changing rooms. Where possible use the lockers provided.
- The Bigwave Business Games does not accept liability for death or personal injury suffered by any individual whilst participating in any activity or event except where caused by the negligence of Bigwave Business Games.
- The Bigwave Business Games does not accept liability for damage or loss to the property of any individual whilst participating in any activity or event.
- Participants in the Bigwave Business Games should ensure that they have adequate insurance for themselves in respect of death, personal injury, and damage to and loss of property.