BILLABONG: Chance to Win Italo Ferreira’s Stab in the Dark Kit Sweepstakes


BILLABONG: Chance to Win Italo Ferreira’s Stab in the Dark Kit Sweepstakes

Official Rules

Void where prohibited by law.

1. Sweepstakes Period: Billabong: Chance to Win Italo Ferreira’s Stab in the Dark Kit Sweepstakes 2023 (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 AM Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) on May 28, 2023 and ends at 11:59 PM PST on July 31, 2023 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The time shall be determined by Sponsor’s or the applicable platforms’ timekeeping systems. Sponsor shall have the sole discretion in determining the timeliness related to this Sweepstakes.

2. Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States (including the District of Columbia), who are the age of legal majority (e.g., 18 or 21) in their residence or older as of date of entry. Void where prohibited by law.  Employees of Boardriders Wholesale, LLC (“Sponsor”) and its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising agencies, public relations agencies, Stab LLC (prize supplier), including any vendors providing services in connection with this Sweepstakes (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and employees, agents, directors, officers (including members of their immediate family) of Sponsor or any Sweepstakes Entities are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes.

3. How to Enter: During the Sweepstakes Period, you may enter for free by clicking on and providing all information requested for entry, including name and email, and hitting submit (“Entry”). Upon completing these steps, you will receive one Entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit one Entry per person, per email account regardless of method of entry used. Any attempts to submit more than one Entry per email will result in such entrant being disqualified. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected entries or entries not received regardless of cause. In the event of a dispute over who submitted an entry, the entry will be deemed to have been directly submitted by the authorized account holder of the applicable email account used to enter the Sweepstakes. The authorized account holder is deemed to be the natural person who is assigned to the account by the relevant entity responsible for assigning those accounts. If a dispute cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible. By submitting an Entry, each entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules.

4. Winner Selection/Odds of Winning: There will be one (1) winner who will be selected in a random drawing conducted by the Sponsor or its designee, on or about August 15, 2023 based on eligible entries submitted. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. 

5. Winner Notification: Potential winner(s) will be notified by email from Sponsor on or about September 1, 2023. Potential winner(s) must respond to the notification message and provide all requested information within 48 hours of the first contact or attempted contact from Sponsor or the potential prize will be forfeited. To claim any prize, Sponsor may require potential winner(s) to complete, sign, and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release/Publicity Release/Tax forms and other applicable documents, which may require a social security number and may need to be notarized, before claiming the prize. In addition, a potential winner from Canada, if any, will be required to correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question without aid or assistance before being declared a “Winner”. All required documents must be completed and returned to Sponsor within two (2) days of the date and time listed on the documents. Potential winners may be required to produce a form of proper identification to claim the prize. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize with prize of equal or greater value. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to timely claim the prize, is disqualified, fails to timely execute and return any required forms, or if the prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor may select an alternate winner via random drawing from among the remaining eligible entries. If by reason of printing or other error, more prizes are claimed set forth above, a random drawing will be held to award the advertised number of prizes in the relevant category. No more than the advertised number of prizes be awarded.

6. Prize and Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): One (1) prize will be awarded to one (1) “Winner” as determined in accordance with these Official Rules, that consists of the following prize package:  (1) an ecommerce voucher for US $70 for a pair of full-priced boardshorts as selected by winner from available merchandise on (ARV US$69.95), (2) an ecommerce voucher for US $500 to use toward Billabong merchandise that is currently available online at as selected by Winner, (3) an ecomm code to redeem a Stab Magazine Premium Membership for a year (ARV $79), and (4) two (2) REPLICA surfboards based on those used in the film the “Stab In The Dark featuring Italo Ferreira (2023)” each REPLICA is approximately 5’10” in length and 6 lbs in weight (ARV (US$2,000).  Total ARV of the prize package is $2,649. The REPLICA surfboards are art replicas only -- not actual surfboards -- and not intended for surfing, standing, sport, or any use in the water or on land.  These are art pieces and only for use with non-commercial display and must be used with the proper hanging or hardware materials for their weight and display location as determined and purchased by Winner.  No hardware or display/hanging materials are included. Sponsor expressly disclaims any and all liability arising from the hanging or display of the REPLICAS and the mishandling of products and wrong usage of the same. The prize is subject to size and color availability, has no cash value, can only be used for currently available merchandise on the corresponding website. All prizes are “AS IS” without any warranty of any kind, express or implied. No substitution, redemption for cash, return, exchange or transfer of prizes will be made or is permitted except in Sponsor’s sole discretion. All federal, state and local taxes, related to the prizes, are the sole responsibility of the Winner. The ecomm voucher(s) are one time use only, cannot be combined with other offers, will be subject to additional terms and conditions, and may have certain product exclusions and expiration dates. Any items purchased with or amounts unused on the voucher may not be exchanged for cash.  See voucher terms and condition for all details and any restrictions.  The items purchased with the vouches will be shipped to US physical addresses only. The Stab membership begins on the date the ecomm code is used or activated and is for 12 months from that date. Membership subject to Stab’s terms and conditions, restriction on content, and any expiration dates. Membership may require credit card information and may contain auto renewal provisions and addition fees or add-on costs. Internet is required for the membership. Please see Stab Terms and Conditions for all details.  The REPLICA surfboard part of the prize will be mailed or delivered by Sponsor or third party courier, at Sponsor’s expense, to the winner at the physical address in the US provided by the winner at time of notification within 60 days. US physical addresses only. The risk of loss and title for the Prize passes to winner upon Sponsor’s delivery to the third-party carrier or at the delivery point to the winner’s shipping address. 

7. Publicity & Marketing: Submission of an entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes permission, but not the obligation, to the Sponsor to use entrants’ name, identity, image, picture (whether still or moving), voice, statements, biographical data, and any other indicia of identity for purposes of advertising and trade, in any medium, without further notice, approval, or compensation, unless prohibited by law. Submission of contact information in connection with this Sweepstakes (whether or not required), including, without limitation, mailing address, phone number, email address, etc. during entry constitutes permission for Sponsor to use entrant’s personal information for purposes of administration of the Sweepstakes and for other purposes permitted by Sponsor’s Privacy Policy located at including, contacting you regarding new promotional and special offers, sales, and new features available through Sponsor’s websites. You may opt-out of receiving such communications at any time as set forth in Sponsor’s Privacy Policy or as provided in the marketing materials (e.g., “Unsubscribe” link). You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor.

8. Sharing your email address with Third Parties: In addition to the above, by entering the Sweepstakes and/or opting-in to receive marketing communications, you also agree that Sponsor may share your email address with the following third party company for the purposes of that third party contacting you and sending you marketing messages, promotional and special offers, sales, and new features available through its website listed below. You may opt-out of receiving such communications any time as set forth in their Privacy Policy:

        Stab LLC. Website: and Privacy Policy located at:

9. General Terms: The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and void where prohibited. Decisions of Sponsor on all matters are final and binding. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify this Sweepstakes and to disqualify any entrant for any reason, in its sole discretion, including (but not limited to) if, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. If such cancelation occurs, Sponsor reserves the right to select the winners from among the eligible entries received. Sweepstakes Entities do not warrant that access to the Sweepstakes will be uninterrupted. The Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for, including but not limited to, technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the user or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries in the Sweepstakes or for any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participation in, accessing or downloading information in connection with the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes; violates the Official Rules; or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY FRAUDULENT CLAIMS, MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAW, AND, SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

10. Releases: By entering this Sweepstakes, you agree to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, the Sweepstakes Entities, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents and from any claims, losses, and damages arising out of, or relating to, your participation in this Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activities (including, without limitation, events, travel, etc.) and the acceptance and use, misuse, or possession of any prize awarded hereunder (including, without limitation, any non-compliance by you with these Official Rules; any malfunction, error or other problem arising in connection with the collection, processing, or retention of entry information; or any typographical or other error in the printing, offering or announcement of any winner). The foregoing includes, without limitation, any claim for personal injury, property loss or damage, or death arising in connection with the Sweepstakes or prize.

11. Third Party Platforms: The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook or Instagram (collectively, the “Social Network”).  By participating, you confirm you are 13+ years of age, release the Social Network and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, employees, directors, agents, advertising agencies, from and against any and all injury, loss or damage caused or claimed to be caused by your participation in the Sweepstakes and/or the acceptance, awarding, receipt, use and/or misuse of the prize, and agree to the Social Network’s terms of use. Any questions regarding this Sweepstakes should be directed to Sponsor.

12. Disputes: Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the applicable courts in Orange County, California. All issues and questions concerning these Official Rules and entrant’s or Sponsor’s rights and obligations, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of State of California, without regard to choice or conflict of law rules. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms and if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.

13. Winner List:  You may obtain the winner’s name by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Legal Department, ATTN Billabong: Chance to Win Italo Ferreira’s Stab in the Dark Kit Sweepstakes 2023, 5600 Argosy Ave., #100, Huntington Beach, CA 92648, USA, with a written request by December 31, 2023.

14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Boardriders Wholesale, LLC, having an address of 5600 Argosy Ave., #100, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. and Boardriders, the Boardriders Logo, Billabong and the Billabong Logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Sponsor in the USA and other countries. Other names may be trademarks of  their respective owners.  Any questions regarding this Sweepstakes should be directed to Sponsor at:



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