The Oakley Arctic Challenge Trip of a Lifetime Winners Annouced!


*This contest is now closed for entering.

House Boardshop customer Nicholas Houx out of Hughson, CA is the lucky winner of our Oakley Arctic Challenge Trip of a Lifetime giveaway!

He and a friend will be flown round trip to Oslo, Norway next month to attend the Oakley Arctic Challenge in VIP style. They will be staying at the same hotel as the athletes, granted VIP access to view the legendary event, and even attend a VIP wrap party after the event.

Congratulations also go out to our runner up winners:

1st runner up prize: Complete Oakley kit including jacket, pants and goggles goes to Brandon Teichman

3rd place prizes (2 winners): Oakley jacket goes to Louise Costello and Tim Thow

4th place prizes (3 winners): Pair of Oakley goggles goes to Michelle Eldridge, Rita Bush and Julie Wong.

A huge thanks to Oakley and to all of our fans and customers who entered to win. Stay tuned for more big giveaways from The House Boardshop and your favorite brands.



The House Boardshop and Oakley are giving one lucky S.O.B.  the prize of a lifetime; an all expense paid trip to Oslo, Norway to hang with Oakley and crew at The Arctic Challenge this February.

The winner and a friend will be flown round trip February 16th through the 20th, 2011 to Oslo where they will stay four nights at the same hotel as the athletes, receive VIP passes to view the event, and exclusive tickets to the wrap party the night before finals. Food, drinks and transportation to and from the event are included.

This is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to brush shoulders with legendary riders like Terje Haakonsen, Torstein Horgmo, Heikki Sorsa and Mikkel Bang as they compete in one of the world’s most famous and historical snowboarding events.

From now until December, 31st order any Oakley product* from The-House.com to be automatically entered to win. Winners will be drawn at random and announced on Monday, January 10th, 2011.

Additional prizes include:

Grand Prize: All expense paid trip to The Arctic Challenge

Runner Up: A complete Oakley kit including jacket, pants and goggles

3rd Place: An Oakley jacket (2 winners)

4rd Place: A pair of Oakley goggles (3 winners)

Click here to learn more about The Oakley Arctic Challenge and it’s history.

The Fine Print:

*No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Some restrictions apply. One winner. You need not be present to win.

The sweepstakes: From 11/1/10 through 12/31/10, Oakley and The-House.com will promote, by means of print, email, social media and TV and at the House Board Shop the opportunity to submit entries to win a grand prize as detailed below.

Eligibility: In order to submit entries, contestants must be 18 years of age. Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six months, performed services for The-House.com and Oakley or any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the contest or supplying the prize, and/or their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, and immediate family and household members of such individuals, are not eligible to enter or play. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, stepparents, children, stepchildren, siblings, stepsiblings, or spouses. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months in one calendar year.

How to enter: (1) Order any Oakley product from The-House.com between November 1st and December 31, 2010 and all eligible customers will automatically be entered into the drawing. (2) Customers can also enter the contest by sending a postcard with their name, address, zip code, area code and phone number to: The TAC Giveaway 200 S. Owasso Blvd. E St. Paul, MN 55117. All contestants must be 18 years of age or older to enter and win. All sweepstakes entries become the property of The-House.com and Oakley and will not be returned and may be used by The-House.com and Oakley for any purpose and in any media in perpetuity.

How to win: The Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing conducted from all qualified entries on Monday, January 10, 2011. In the event that the original Grand Prize winner does not meet Official Rules or eligibility requirements, or he/she or parent or legal guardian forfeits the Grand Prize. The-House.com and Oakley will award prize to first alternate. Process will continue until Grand Prize is awarded.

All entries must be received on or before midnight, 12/31/10. The selection will be held on Monday, January 10th, 2011. Decision of the judges, Oakley and The-House.com are final. The Grand Prize winner will be notified by phone and/or mail and must meet all eligibility requirements.

All entries must be received on or before midnight, 12/31/10. The selection will be held on Monday, January 10th, 2011. Decision of the judges, Oakley and The-House.com are final. The grand Prize winner will be notified by phone and/or mail and must meet all eligibility requirements. By entering, each contestant agrees to be bound by the rules. Oakley and The-House.com, its promotional agents and sweepstakes co-sponsors are not responsible for illegible, lost, delayed or misdirected mail, errors in faxes or shipments, busy phone signals, or incomplete entries. Grand Prize: (One) Grand Prize winner will receive an all expense paid trip for (2) to The 2011 Arctic Challenge in Oslo Norway.  One runner-up winner will receive a complete Oakley kit including jacket, pants and goggles. (2) third place winners will receive an Oakley jacket and (3) fourth place winners will receive a pair of Oakley goggles.

The Grand Prize is non-transferable. There may be no cash or other substitutions of prizes by winner. However, The-House.com and Oakley reserve the right to substitute similar prizes of equal or greater value in the event the above prize is unavailable for any reason. Winner is solely responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes with respect to entire prize.

Winner(s) must sign an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Indemnification Form (“the Form”)  that : a) release, indemnify and hold harmless The-House.com, Oakley and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and successor companies, as well as their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, and representatives, advertising agencies and promotional sponsors (collectively the “Release”) from and against any and all harm, expense, liability or injury that may be sustained relating to or arising from participation in the sweepstakes or acceptance or use of the prize; and/or b) authorizes the The-House.com and/or Volcom to use the winners’ names, likenesses, photographs, voices and biographical data for any purpose, in any media, unless prohibited by law.

Unforeseen Events: The-House.com and Oakley reserves the right to change this sweepstakes at its sole discretion at any time that The-House.com and Oakley become aware of any circumstances or occurrence which would materially affect the sweepstakes security or fairness. The-House.com and Oakley reserve the right to announce any sweepstakes rules changes over the air, in print or posters. The-House.com and Oakley is not responsible for the inability of the winner to accept the prize for any reason.

List of Winners: For a copy of winner(s) list, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: The- House Board Shop, 200 South Owasso Blvd. E. St. Paul, MN 55117 TAC Giveaway. In your request, state that you would like a copy of the “winner(s) list.”

6 Responses to “The Oakley Arctic Challenge Trip of a Lifetime Winners Annouced!”

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  3. dwayne cabral on said:

    yeah still would like to win a bleepin prize for a change… need a vaca and what better way to do it than in the snow…!!!


  4. alex popovich on said:

    Pretty please. haha i just want to start off the year great. :)

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