St. Croix Sweepstakes Official Rules

The following promotion is intended for viewing in the United States and Canada only (including territories, possessions, and commonwealths) and will be construed and evaluated according to United States laws. Do not proceed if you are not a legal U.S. or Canadian resident, and accessing this site in the United States, Canada, their territories, possessions, or commonwealths.


How to Enter: Beginning at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on June 22, 2022 until 11:59pm p.m. ET on June 28, 2022 (the “Sweepstakes Period”), you may enter the BassResource St. Croix Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) by visiting the BassResource website ( (the “BassResource Website”) and completing and submitting the online entry form (limit one (1) online entry on the BassResource Website, per household, per day).  Entries generated by script, macro or other automated or mechanical means and entries by any means which subvert the entry process will not be accepted. Incorrect, illegible, corrupt, and incomplete entries are void.

All eligible entries received will be entered in the Grand Prize Drawing. When you enter at the Website, you may be asked to consent to receive promotional e-mails and reminders for upcoming BassResource promotions and to receive information about Sponsor and the Participating Parties identified below or their advertising and promotions.  Consenting to receive such e-mails is optional and does not have to be agreed to in order to be eligible to enter the Sweepstakes and does not improve your chances of winning. St. Croix and The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide, LLC (“Sponsor”), and all Participating Parties identified below (collectively with Sponsor, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, advertising and promotion agencies, all local sponsors, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents, and any and all Internet servers and access provider(s) (collectively, “Released Parties”) are not responsible for: any incorrect or inaccurate entry information; human error; technical malfunctions; failures, omission, interruption, deletion, or defect of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, server providers, or software, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes; inability to access the Websites; theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; entries that are processed late or incorrectly or are incomplete or lost due to computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website; printing, typographical, or human or other errors; or any combination thereof. Proof of online submission is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. A purchase will not increase your chance of winning. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, MAIN SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

Eligibility: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the U.S. and Canada (including all genders, races, religions, sexual orientations, and ethnicities). It is NOT open to employees and members of Sponsor households, whether or not related, and immediate families (spouses, parents, siblings, children and each of their respective spouses regardless of where they reside) of Sponsor and all other product and promotional participants (collectively, the “Participating Parties”), and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their advertising and promotion agencies and all local sponsors are not eligible to enter or win the Grand Prize. Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a background check on any potential Grand Prize Winner and reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any person based on such background check if Sponsor determines in its sole discretion that awarding the prize to such potential Grand Prize Winner might reflect negatively on Sponsor or any of the Participating Parties. By entering, all participants and/or entrants agree to release the Released Parties from and against all claims and damages arising in connection with each entrant’s participation and/or entry in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her receipt or use of any element of the Grand Prize awarded in this Sweepstakes including any injury or harm resulting from the use of the prize or any travel or activity related thereto. Any and all warranties and guarantees with respect to any prize element are subject to the respective manufacturer’s terms. This Sweepstakes is governed by U.S. law and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void outside the U.S. and where prohibited by law.

How the Grand Prize Winner will be Determined:

Grand Prize: Three (3) potential Grand Prize Winners (the “Grand Prize Winners”) will be chosen in random drawings from among all eligible entries received during the entire Sweepstakes Period (the “Grand Prize Drawing”). The winners will be drawn from pool of entries on, and contacted either by phone or e-mail on or about June 30, 2022 (subject to change). If Sponsor is unable to contact the potential Grand Prize Winner within fourteen (14) business days of the initial attempt, or if the potential Grand Prize Winner fails to comply with these Official Rules, Grand Prize Winner will be forfeited at Sponsor’s discretion, and an alternate Grand Prize Winner shall be selected.  Sponsor reserves the right to select the winner in a random drawing format that shall be determined by Sponsor. The odds of winning the Grand Prize depend upon on the number of eligible entries received for the entire Sweepstakes Period.

Sponsor’s and/or Sweepstakes Administrator’s decisions with respect to the Grand Prize Winner and other matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes shall be final and binding. By entering into the Sweepstakes, each entrant consents to the use by Sponsor and Participating Parties and their designees of entrants name, photograph, likeness, biography, voice, performance and/or video for advertising and promotional purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the universe in perpetuity and without additional compensation, notification or permission, except where prohibited by law.

Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If, in the Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Sweepstakes, or if a computer virus, bug, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical difficulties, or other failures compromise, corrupt, or otherwise affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to: disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry processvoid any entries submitted fraudulently; modify or suspend the Sweepstakes; or terminate the Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prize using all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the termination date. Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted on the BassResource Website. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of the potential Grand Prize Winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Such Authorized account holder will be required to comply with these Official Rules.

Grand Prize: Three (3) Grand Prize Winners shall win the Grand Prize which consists of (1) of these three rods:

  • FINESSE GLASS CRANKER (iACT) / LBTC72MM - 7’2”, medium power, moderate action / Retail $315
  • RIP-N-CHATTER / LBTC72HM (iACT) - 7’2”, heavy power, moderate action / Retail $315
  • POWER GLASS CRANKER / LBTC74MHM (iACT) – 7’4”, medium-heavy power, moderate action / Retail $325

All three rods will be given away. Rod choice for each winner is at the sole discretion of St. Croix. Prize will be given to three winners drawn from a random drawing, and shipped directly to winner’s address, as indicated in the winning entry, at the expense of St. Croix.  Choice of shipping company is at the sole discretion of St. Croix. All decisions related to the sweepstakes shall be at Sponsor’s sole discretion. 

General Prize Conditions: All costs, taxes, fees, and expenses associated with a prize or the acceptance and use of any element of a prize not specifically addressed above are the sole responsibility of the winner. All federal, state, and local taxes on prize (if any) are winner’s responsibility. The specifics of all aforementioned elements of any prizes in the Sweepstakes shall be solely determined by Sponsor. Some restrictions may apply. Prizes cannot be transferred, substituted or redeemed for cash except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize, or portions thereof, with a prize of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. The Grand Prize will be awarded.