Cogs Classic Drum Competition

Cogs Classic Drum Competition Terms & Conditions

Cogs Custom Drums LLC organizes and sponsors promotions, giveaways, and contests awarding various prizes to participants. The promotions, giveaways, and contests are regulated by Contest Rules (hereinafter “Rules”). Participation in any of these contests constitutes the Participant’s agreement and acceptance of these Rules. All federal, state, local, municipal laws and regulations apply.



This Contest is open to those who sign up at the Cogs Custom Drums LLC Instagram only hashtags #cogsclassic17, #cogsclassic18, #cogsclassicdrumcompetition. Video entry may also be sent to The Contest is only open to legal residents of US residents and is void where prohibited by law.

Employees of Cogs Custom Drums LLC

Employees of Sponsor, and other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, and immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Contest. The Contest is subject to all federal, state, local, municipal laws and regulations.

Contest Period – 6/19/2019 to 7/02/2019

Entries will be accepted online starting on 6/19/2019  0900 PST and ending at 7/02/2019 1159 PST Entries that are submitted before or after the Contest Period will be disqualified.

Entry rules

The Contest must be entered by submitting a Video using entries to Participants Instagram user account and hashtag Participant age group. Age groups are #cogsclassic17 for 17 years old and under. #cogsclassic18 for 18 years and older. If the Participant does not have an Instagram account, Video entry with a length on no longer than one minute may be sent to The Video must meet all Contest requirements to be eligible to win a prize. Incomplete entries or the ones which are not in alignment with the rules, requirements, and specifications will be disqualified by Cogs Custom Drums LLC. You may enter the Contest only once and you need to provide any information that might be necessary. Any attempt of circumvention of the rules will result in immediate disqualification from the Contest.

Participants entering the contest under #cogsclassic17 hashtag will have to have a parent or legal guardian approval in order to claim prize.

Obsessiveness or illegal content that violate Instagram policy is prohibited.

Original Content; Ownership

By participating in the Contest, each Participant guarantees that they are the exclusive owner of the copyright and all other proprietary rights in any and all materials and content submitted by the Participant to enter the Contest. The Participant further claims and guarantees that they have the right to grant to any third party the right to use, reproduce, distribute, perform and display any Video. All entries must have appropriate clearances, permissions and releases PRIOR to uploading, or may be eliminated from the Contest. Any unauthorized samples or performances of another artist’s material could be subject to fines, royalty fees, and/or legal action for which the Participant agrees to indemnify, defend and hold Cogs Custom Drums harmless. Cogs Custom Drums may use any Video on-demand on Cogs Custom Drums LLC or its affiliates’ websites.

Rights Granted by Contest Participants

By entering this Contest and sending your Video the Participant understands and agrees that Cogs Custom Drums LLC and/or anyone acting on behalf of Cogs Custom Drums LLC has the right, where permitted by law, to use the content and personal information for any promotional purposes without limitation and without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.

Disclaimer of Responsibility

Cogs Custom Drums LLC is not responsible for problems with Contest entries, including but not limited to, entries which are lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, illegible, or cannot be completed due to electronic or technical difficulties, even if the problem is the result of the sole or partial negligence of Cogs Custom Drums LLC

Obsessiveness or illegal content that violates Instagram policy is prohibited.


Winner of the Contest (hereinafter “Winner”) will receive [prize] which is determined by Cogs Custom Drums LLC.  The prize cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for another prize, and is non-transferable. Prize-related expenses including all federal, state, and local taxes represent the sole financial responsibility of the Winner. The prize is given with no written, express, or implied warranty. Any prize not claimed within 30 days will be forfeited by the winner and remain the property of Cogs Custom Drums LLC.  Acceptance of the prize gives Cogs Custom Drums LLC. permission to use the Winner’s personal details and Video for advertising purposes without further compensation, unless it is prohibited by law.

Participants entering the contest under #cogsclassic17 hashtag will have to have a parent or legal guardian approval in order to claim prize.

Winner Selection and Notification

A panel of qualified judges, determined by the sponsor, in its sole discretion, will select entrants from each age group from all the eligible submissions during the contest period. Winner will be selected by reviewing entry video under #cogsclassic17 and #cogsclassic18. The entry video will be scored the following - Originality 50%; Creativity 25%; Content 25% will be used in determining the winners under the supervision of Cogs Custom Drums LLC.  In the event of a tie, the entrant whose Submission received the highest “Creativity” score, as determined by the qualified judges, in their sole discretion, will be applicable winner from the tied entrants. Winner will be informed about the prize by Instagram announcement, Instagram Direct Message, Email or telephone within 7 days following the Winner selection to claim the prize. Cogs Custom Drums LLC is not responsible if the Winner fails to receive the notice about the prize due to any security settings or provision of incorrect contact information. If the Winner fails to respond within the required time period, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner may be selected based on Originality 50%; Creativity 25%; Content 25% will be used in determining the winners. If the Winner is considered a minor in their place of residence, Cogs Custom Drums LLC reserves the right to place the prize in the name of the Winner’s parent or legal guardian who will be requested to sign the Declaration of Claim on the Winner’s behalf. Acceptance of the prize given in this Contest is in accordance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. If the Winner is disqualified for any reason, Cogs Custom Drums LLC is not obliged to provide an alternate prize or extend the Contest Period in any way, and all privileges as Winner will be terminated immediately. Participants who provide false, fraudulent or deceptive entries or who engage in false, fraudulent or deceptive acts in connection with the Contest will be disqualified and subject to criminal prosecution.

Winners List: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Cogs Custom Drums LLC 10120 W. Flamingo Road, STE 4-805, Las Vegas, NV 89147 USA. Requests must be received no later than 7/02/2019 1159 PST.

Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

How to Claim the Prize

The Winner will be mailed or delivered via carrier to winner.  

Winners are required to provide (1) a valid government-issued photo identification depicting the proof of age and (2) a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number. The social security number will be used for tax-reporting purposes. Cogs Custom Drums LLC reserves the right to deny awarding the prize if the winner fails to provide a satisfactory identification.

Terms & General Conditions

Cogs Custom Drums LLC reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or any other cause affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Contest. If such case occurs, Cogs Custom Drums LLC may select the Winner from all eligible entries. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage the Winner selection process and the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil laws.

Limitation of Liability

By entering the Contest, You agree to release and hold harmless Cogs Custom Drums LLC and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from:

(i) such entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof;

(ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any

computer, cable, network, hardware, software, or other mechanical equipment;

(iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service;

(iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Contest;

(v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Contest or the processing of entries.

Disputes and Arbitration

THIS CONTEST IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF UNITED STATES AND NEVADA WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Contest, the participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Nevada having jurisdiction.

Privacy Policy

Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Cogs Custom Drums LLC website. To read the Privacy Policy, click here


The Sponsor of the Contest is Cogs Custom Drums LLC 10120 W. Flamingo Road, STE 4-805, Las Vegas, NV 89147 USA.


No entry fee. No purchase or obligation necessary to play or win

Complete release of Instagram by each entrant or participant.

The promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.

Obsessiveness or illegal content that violates Instagram policy is prohibited.

___ By checking here, You, the Contestant, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules.