Jamaican Rum Competition Jamaican Rum Competition

We’ve teamed up with Visit Jamaica to offer you the chance to win a trip to Jamaica to explore the stunning Caribbean island and learn about its rich history, culture and, of course, its distilleries.

The Prize

We’ve got a wonderful trip for two people to give away. We’ll email the winner, and announce it online, after the competition has closed.

The prize includes

  • Two plane tickets to Jamaica Two plane tickets to Jamaica
  • A week’s stay in Jamaica A week’s stay in Jamaica – dates subject to availability
  • Distillery tours and trips to Jamaica’s must-see attractions Distillery tours and trips to Jamaica’s must-see attractions

How To Enter

Buy Selected Jamaican Rums

Everyone who buys a bottle of Jamaican rum priced at £25 or more between 1 May 2022 and 31 August 2022 will automatically be entered into the competition.

Learn more about Jamaican Rum

The islands of the Caribbean are the spiritual home of sugarcane spirits and one of the most famous of these is Jamaica. An island with a rich history, Jamaica is home to some of the world’s most famous rum distilleries and most talented distillers, producing rums of all varieties and styles.

Terms & Conditions

Jamaica Tourist Board (The Promoter) will be partnering with The Whisky Exchange to host four Jamaica “Ruminars” and tell the history of rum in Jamaica. Through these events we will be providing customers of The Whisky Exchange the chance to win a holiday for two to Jamaica. There will be one holiday – for two people – on offer.

By entering the Promotion, you hereby agree to be bound by these rules (Specific Terms and Conditions). If there is any conflict between these Specific Terms and Conditions and the General Terms and Conditions, these terms and conditions will prevail.

HOW TO ENTER

All purchasers of bottles of qualifying products from The Whisky Exchange website during the promotional period will be entered into the prize draw.

Qualifying items are:

Miniatures and sample sets other than those listed above are not qualifying products.

PARTICIPATION

This competition is open to residents of the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland) and The Republic of Ireland for participants that are age 18 or over. This promotion excludes any employees of the Promoter and The Whisky Exchange and anyone who is otherwise connected with the operation of the Promotion (including third party sponsors and promotional partners) and the immediate families and/or household members of all such individuals.

The Promotion begins at 00:00 (BST) on 1 May 2022 and closes at 23:59 (BST) on 31 August 2022. All entries received outside of this period will be void. Participants are permitted to make a maximum of one entry per person per email address during the promotion period. Any entries not submitted through the official entry method will not be accepted.

The use of script, macro or any automated system to enter the Promotion is prohibited and entries made (or appearing to be made) using any such system will be treated as void. Any incomplete or fraudulent entries will also be treated void

WINNERS AND PRIZES

There will be one prize winner. The prize winner can bring a guest.

The winner will be chosen at random from all eligible customers of The Whisky Exchange who have purchased a qualifying product during the promotional period.

Details of the holiday prize are as follows:

  • A seven night stay for two people on an all-inclusive basis for the period – dates of travel will be subject to availability at the time of booking in the required booking class
  • Return economy class flights with the standard baggage allowance of the scheduled airline applicable
  • Airport transfers in Jamaica
  • Entry to selected attractions – inclusive of one rum distillery tour (transport provided)

At least one month’s notice must be given before the intended date of travel and while the promoter will make every effort for the winner to travel on the chosen dates all flight seats, room types, hotel allocations are subject to availability. Travel is from London airports only and is not permitted during blackout or peak seasons – i.e. School holidays, Christmas, Easter. Passenger names and dates of birth should be provided as per passport, before ticketing.

Reservation changes will not be permitted after flights have been confirmed and hotel rooms have been allocated. All tickets are non-transferable, non-refundable and have no cash-value.

All incidental expenses will be the responsibility of the prize-winners. Once the holiday has been confirmed, it is non-changeable and non-refundable. No cash alternative to the prize, in part or in whole, will be offered. If you miss your flight or fail to take the outbound leg of the journey, your flights will be void and cancelled.

The winner and accompanying guest must travel on the same itinerary. All parts of the prize must be used within in the same booking. The prize does not include travel between the winner’s home and the UK airport, travel insurance, food and drink outside of what is previously declared, personal expenses or any other incidental costs. Winners and his/her guest are solely responsible for ensuring they have all the necessary valid travel documentation (including passport/visa/visa waiver as may be required), obtaining adequate travel insurance and appropriate tests / vaccinations / inoculations for foreign travel at their own expense. The prize winner can refer to UK government travel advice to Jamaica for more information.

In the event that, for reasons beyond the Promoter’s reasonable control the Promoter is unable to award the prize as described in these Terms and Conditions, the Promoter reserves the right to award a prize of a similar nature and of an equivalent monetary value.

WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT AND CLAIMING OF PRIZE

The winners will be contacted by email within seven days of the close of the promotional period.

If the winner cannot be contacted or is not available, the Promoter reserves the right to re-draw another entrant. Winners may be required to submit valid identification before receiving the prize to prove their eligibility.

Winners will be required to confirm acceptance of their prize within 28 days of having been notified. A voucher and all other adequate documentation will be provided to the winner, which must be retained.

If the winner does not claim their prize by the date specified, refuses it or is unable to provide eligible address for receipt of their prize, the Promoter retains the right to award the prize to another participant.

DATA PROTECTION, PUBLICITY & RIGHTS OF USE

Participant data will be collected by the Promoter and may be shared with the Promoter’s agents and affiliates and any third-party prize provider. Information provided by participants will only be used for the purpose of conducting this Promotion (including for prizes to be delivered) and other purposes as may be specified at the time of entry or on other Promoter’s promotional materials. Personal information will be used in accordance with the applicable privacy policy in place.

Winner’s names will be published or made publicly available if they are a winner of the Promotion. We may also make free use of this information and winner’s photographs, videos or audio clips for both during this promotion and future marketing activity by the Promoter. The winner and their guest may also be required to participate in reasonable publicity activities relating to this Promotion in the UK and Jamaica.

Any personal data relating to the winners and any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party.

GENERAL

The decision of the Promoter is final and binding on the participants.

In the case that participants do not provide the required information requested when participating in the Promotion, their entry will become void.

The Promoter reserves the right to require participants to prove their eligibility to the Promotion. If any winner is found to be ineligible, the Promoter reserves the right to award their prize to another participant and/or require the return of the prize if already awarded.

Participants must not do anything illegal and/or dangerous and/or that would put themselves or others at any risk. The Promoter will not be responsible for any damage, loss or injury resulting from participant's entry into the Promotion or their acceptance and/or use of the prize, or for technical, hardware or software failures, lost, faulty or unavailable network connections or difficulties of any kind that may limit or prohibit participant's ability to participate in the Promotion. The Promoter holds no responsibility for any lost, damaged, delayed, illegible or incomplete entries. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall in any way limit the Promoter's liability for death or personal injury caused by its negligence or for any other matter where liability may not be limited as a matter of law.

The Promoter reserves the right to cancel, modify or replace the Competition (including altering prizes) at any time if the Competition is not capable of being conducted as specified. Any participant who enters or attempts to enter the Promotion in a manner, which in the Promoter's reasonable opinion is contrary to these Terms and Conditions or by its nature is unjust to other participants (including tampering with the operation of the Promotion, cheating, hacking, deception or any other unfair playing practices such as intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other participants or the Promoter and/or any of its agents or representatives) may be rejected from the Promotion at the Promoter's sole discretion.

Furthermore, where such actions have significantly impaired the Promotion, the Promoter may, at its sole discretion, add further stages to the Promotion as it deems reasonably necessary in order to resolve any problems arising from such actions. The Promoter reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions. Any amendments will be published on the relevant website.

The promoter of this Promotion is Jamaica Tourist Board 64 Knutsford Boulevard, Kingston 5 Jamaica, West Indies (the “Promoter”)

CONDITIONS

These terms and conditions are governed in accordance with the laws of Jamaica, West Indies.

By entering the competition, each entrant agrees to be bound by these terms and conditions.

THE WHISKY EXCHANGE’S TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Please note The Whisky Exchange’s terms and conditions.

Other terms and conditions may apply.