Popsugar – Win A $1500 Wellness And Fitness Refresh For The New Year Sweepstakes



Official Rules

Win a $1,500 Wellness and Fitness Refresh Official Rules

Win a $1,500 Wellness and Fitness Refresh For the New Year Official Rules

December 10, 2020

by Anonymous


The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Popsugar Inc., located at111 Sutter Street, 16th Floor, San Francisco, California, 94104. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law, or where bonding, registration, or other requirements have not been met. Decisions of Sponsor are final and binding with respect to all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.


Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayUnmuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration -:-Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently behind liveLIVERemaining Time –:- 1xPlayback RateChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions off, selectedAudio TrackFullscreenThis is a modal window.The media could not be loaded, either because the server or network failed or because the format is not supported.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.

(function() {
var LOGGING = /logging=true/g.test(window.location.href);

var outstreamInit = function() {
window.outstreamPlayer = new OutstreamPlayer({
outstream: true,
playerId: ‘video-ad-player’, // ID of player div element
headerId: ‘video-ad-player-header’,
footerId: ‘video-ad-player-footer’,
containerId: ‘video-ad-player-container’, // ID of wrapper element (for animations etc)
logging: LOGGING,
dfp: {“iu”:”5485\/US\/popsugar\/fitness\/article\/outstream”,”hl”:”en”,”pos”:”outstream”,”page_type”:”article”,”channel”:”fitness”,”nid”:48042792,”tags”:[“Official Rules”,”PS Promotional”],”custom_params”:”pos%3Doutstream%26domain%3Dwww.popsugar.com%26tag%3DOfficial%20Rules%2CPS%20Promotional%26nid%3D48042792%26page_type%3Darticle%26channel%3Dfitness%26sdkrequest%3Dyes”,”device”:””}

window.player = window.outstreamPlayer.player;

var log = function(type, msg) {
if (LOGGING) {
var message = Array.prototype.slice.call(arguments).slice(1).join(‘ ‘);

try {
} catch(e) {
log(“warn”, “Sugar dispatcher doesn’t exist:”, e);

1. Eligibility Requirements. The Sweepstakes is open to individuals legally residing in the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia aged 18 or over, who meet their jurisdiction’s minimum age requirement. Officers, employees, agents, and immediate family and household members of Sponsor, Sweepstakes Partner(s), and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies and anyone professionally associated with the Sweepstakes (collectively, “Sweepstakes Entities”) are not eligible. Winner(s) may be required to furnish proof of identity, address, and age to receive a prize.
2. Sweepstakes Period. The Sweepstakes begins on December 10, 2020 at 12:01 AM Pacific Time and ends on January 12, 2021 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time (the “Sweepstakes Period”). Entries received prior to or following the Sweepstakes Period will be disqualified. The Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes.
3. Entry. To enter the Sweepstakes, visit https://www.popsugar.com/fitness/win-1500-wellness-fitness-refresh-for-new-year-48042787 and provide the following information during the Sweepstakes Period: (a) first name, and (b) email address (such information, along with any other information or materials you submit in connection with the Sweepstakes, are your “Submission”). Alternatively, you may enter by sending an email to entries@groupninemedia.com and including your first and last name and by putting Sweepstakes #680 in the subject line (“Alternative Entry”). Alternative Entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Period. You represent and warrant that you own and possess all rights to the Submission including but not limited to all rights to any trademarks, copyrights, and rights of publicity incorporated therein (“Rights”) and that your Submission is wholly created by, and original to, you. By providing your Submission to Sponsor, you are conveying ownership of your Submission and its associated Rights to Sponsor, and hereby irrevocably grant, transfer, sell, assign, and convey to Sponsor and its successors and assigns, all Rights in and to your Submission for exploitation throughout the universe, in perpetuity, through any media and devices known or unknown. You also hereby waive in favor of Sponsor, all moral rights that you may now or later have to your Submission, throughout the world. Sponsor may freely sublicense, assign, transfer, edit, composite, morph, scan, duplicate, alter, or create derivative works of the entry for any purpose which Sponsor deems necessary or desirable.
4. Odds. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received.
5. Entry Limit. Limit one (1) entry per person, and email account. You may not use multiple means of entry (e.g., multiple email accounts) to circumvent the entry limit.
Prize(s). One (1) confirmed prize winner will receive one (1) $500 online credit to https://beyondyoga.com/ with an approximate retail value (“ARV”) of five hundred U.S. dollars ($500.00 USD), one (1) $500 online credit to https://www.realmfoods.com/ with an ARV of five hundred U.S. dollars ($500.00 USD), one (1) $250 online credit towards an All-Access pass or online classes at https://www.mindbodygreen.com/classes (not redeemable on Functional Nutrition Program) with an ARV of two hundred and fifty U.S. dollars ($250.00 USD), and one (1) two hundred and fifty U.S dollar ($250.00 USD) check from Clean Plates (each a “Prize” and collectively the “Prizes”). The total combined ARV of the Prizes is one thousand five hundred U.S. dollars ($1,500.00). The Prizes shall be issued electronically/digitally or by mail at the Sponsor and Sweepstakes Partner’s discretion. The ARV represents Sponsor’s good-faith determination of the approximate retail value of the Prizes in U.S. dollars and may differ from the actual fair market value. The actual fair market value is determined by Sponsor, is final and binding, and may not be challenged or appealed. If the ARV of a prize exceeds the actual fair market value of the prize, the difference will not be awarded to winner in cash or otherwise. There is no cash alternative for the Prize, in whole or in part. The Prize is non-transferable and non-exchangeable. No compensation, refunds, or alternatives will be offered due to a winner’s inability to attend, claim, or use the Prize. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater monetary value for any Prize. In no event shall the Sponsor be obligated to award more prizes than the number of Prize(s) stated in these Official Rules.
6. Winner Selection. Sponsor will use a computer-generated randomizer to select one (1) winner(s) on or about January 13, 2021 from the entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. If there is a dispute regarding the identity of the winner, the registered account holder of the email account used to submit the winning entry will be deemed the winner, subject to such owner’s compliance with the Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to deliver Prize(s) to the email or mailing address supplied by the winner at the time of entry.
7. Winner Notification and Acceptance Requirements. Sponsor will contact winner(s) by the email address provided to enter. Sponsor is not liable for a winner’s failure or inability to receive communications sent by Sponsor to the contact information provided. To receive the Prize, the winner must: (a) respond to Sponsor within five (5) business days of initial contact to confirm eligibility; and (b) sign and return an affidavit or declaration of eligibility, IRS Form W-9 (if requested), and liability and publicity release (together, “Winner Paperwork”) to Sponsor within five (5) business days of Sponsor’s delivery. A winner may be disqualified for: failure to timely respond to Sponsor’s notification, failure to timely complete and return the Winner Paperwork, failure to meet the Eligibility Requirements at the time of entry, failure to comply with the Official Rules, and/or failure to comply with applicable laws and regulations, each as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion. All winner privileges shall immediately terminate upon disqualification. If a winner is disqualified, Sponsor may select an alternative winner (up to a maximum of two alternates). No alternate winner will be drawn if a Prize is time-sensitive. Normal time, toll, connection, and usage rates charged by your Internet Service Provider may apply. Winner(s) are responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes on the value of the Prize. Winner(s) may receive from an IRS form 1099-MISC at the end of the calendar year, a copy of which form will also be filed with the Internal Revenue Service. Unless prohibited by applicable law, winner’s acceptance of a Prize constitutes winner’s irrevocable permission for Sponsor and Sweepstakes Partner(s) to use winner’s name, address, biographical information, likeness, and testimonial for advertising or publicity purposes regarding the Sweepstakes, on a worldwide basis and in all forms of media known or unknown, without further compensation.
8. General Terms. Sponsor may disqualify any individual or void any entry if the entrant corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. This includes, for example, the use of computer ‘script,’ ‘macro,’ or ‘brute force,’ masking identities by manipulating IP addresses, or using any automated means to enter the Sweepstakes. Sponsor may disqualify any individual or void any entry if the entrant uses a username or email address that belongs to or is already being used by another person, whether actual or fictitious, that may be interpreted as impersonating another person, or violating the rights of any person. Incomplete, illegal, misdirected, untimely, or invalid entries will not be accepted. Proof of sending is not proof of delivery. Releasees (defined below) take no responsibility for delayed, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, misdirected, damaged, or lost entries due to technical reasons or otherwise. If the Sweepstakes cannot be run or be administered as planned, for reasons outside of Sponsor’s control, Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes (subject to any written directions given under applicable law) by posting a notice on the Sweepstakes entry page. Sponsor further reserves the right to modify, cancel, or suspend the Sweepstakes if Sponsor believes doing so is necessary to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes or fairness to entrants. Sponsor will not be liable for a delay or failure to perform its obligations if caused by an act, omission, event, or circumstance beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control. This Sweepstakes is governed by New York law. By entering, you irrevocably consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts located in New York, New York for any dispute arising from or relating to this Sweepstakes.
9. Privacy. By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree that Sponsor may use the personal information you provide through your entry in accordance with Sponsor’s privacy policy (https://www.popsugar.com/privacy). You also agree that Sponsor may share such personal information with the Sweepstakes Partner(s), for solicitation, marketing, or other business or promotional purposes, as permitted by such Sweepstakes Partner(s)’ privacy policy (https://www.mindbodygreen.com/privacy, https://www.realmfoods.com/pages/privacy-policy,
https://beyondyoga.com/pages/privacy-policy, https://cleanplates.com/legal-stuff/) You may unsubscribe from any email communication by clicking the “unsubscribe” (or similar) link at the bottom of any marketing email sent from Sponsor or Sweepstakes Partner(s), or by contacting such entity directly.
10. Risks; Warranties; Release of Claims. Your participation in the Sweepstakes is at your own risk. Releasees do not make, and hereby disclaim, all implied warranties of any kind relating to the Prize, including warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability, and noninfringement, or any representations regarding the function or operation of the Prize. By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to release and hold the Sweepstakes Entities and their respective agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors (collectively, the “Releasees”) harmless from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage directly or indirectly relating to (i) the provision, hosting, sponsorship, administration, suspension, or cancellation of the Sweepstakes, (ii) a person’s ability or inability to enter or participate in the Sweepstakes, including those arising from technical failures, third-party telecommunication outages, or other force majeure events, (iii) any determination of disqualification or other decision made by Sponsor in its sole discretion, (iv) your ability to win, claim, or use a Prize, or to otherwise participate in any activity relating to the Sweepstakes, (v) the Prize itself, including use or misuse of a Prize, and/or (vi) electronic or human error, or events arising from the simple negligence of one or more Releasees. You further agree to expressly and forever waive all rights under Section 1542 of the Civil Code of California (“Section 1542”) (or any similar law applicable to your jurisdiction) which reads: A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS THAT THE CREDITOR OR RELEASING PARTY DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS OR HER FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE AND THAT, IF KNOWN BY HIM OR HER MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS OR HER SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR OR RELEASED PARTY. You acknowledge that you have had an opportunity to review these Official Rules and Sponsor’s and the Sweepstakes Partner(s)’ privacy policies and understand them. You acknowledge and agree that this is a complete RELEASE and DISCHARGE of all claims and rights against the Releasees and that this release will be binding upon an entrant’s and winner’s heirs, executors, and administrators, and anyone claiming by or through an entrant or winner.
11. Third-Party Platforms. If this Sweepstakes is hosted, administered, or operated on a third-party platform, including without limitation social media platforms (e.g. Facebook or Instagram) (the “Third Party Platform”), then by participating in this Sweepstakes, you hereby release and hold harmless such Third Party Platform from all claims, responsibility, and liability relating to the Sweepstakes. Unless otherwise stated in these Official Rules, this Sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, any Third Party Platform.
12. Winner Publication. The first name, last name, and state of residency for confirmed winner(s) will be available upon written request to the Sponsor at the address below, for two (2) years following the end of the Sweepstakes Period.
13. Sponsor and Sweepstakes Partner Contacts.
POPSUGAR Inc. 111 Sutter Street, 16th Floor, San Francisco, California, 94104
Sweepstakes Partner(s):
mindbodygreen, LLC 45 Main St Suite 422 Brooklyn, NY 11201
Core Supplements, LLC 205 S. Peoria Street, Suite 1613, Chicago, IL 60607
I am Beyond LLC dba BEYOND YOGA 11248 Playa Ct. Suite A Culver City, CA 9023
Clean Plates, 733 3rd Ave. – Floor 15, New York, NY 10017Suite 46 Lombard IL 60148

Official Rules

Watch This!
What You Need to Know About Stress and Anxiety, According to a Psychologist

(function (nid) {
var ytPlayer,
config = {},
currentVideoIndex = 0;

var dfp = {“iu”:”5485\/US\/popsugar\/fitness\/article\/instream_youtube”,”hl”:”en”,”pos”:”instream_youtube”,”page_type”:”article”,”channel”:”fitness”,”nid”:48042792,”tags”:[“PS Promotional”,”Official Rules”],”custom_params”:”pos%3Dinstream_youtube_t%26domain%3Dwww.popsugar.com%26tag%3DPS%20Promotional%2COfficial%20Rules%26nid%3D48042792%26page_type%3Darticle%26channel%3Dfitness%26sdkrequest%3Dyes”,”device”:”_t”};
playlist = “iU_waXGZuLc,YgHMt06EM3Y,_K79gDe2agw,jrU5xC1Xy7c,_o3NStVbrxw,amCAXuyxqgU,g1E2Tasqog4,CBWQGb4LyAM,1jTIUnJY4dM,4IEAh12y9Vs,LI6RwT0ulDk,IFQmOZqvtWg,xy7BsNQXZr4,QvgnE5aGGJ4,8CkUrkDP-v0,KcY7ITTDecs,NVDTISBdHKg,1NeIWd8cK2s,4hpCO5j9KPA,WcKW8h1Plec”;
config = {“autoplay”:false,”autoplay_when_visible”:true,”visible_top_margin”:0.5100000000000000088817841970012523233890533447265625,”visible_bottom_margin”:-0.330000000000000015543122344752191565930843353271484375,”muted”:true,”titles”:[“What You Need to Know About Stress and Anxiety, According to a Psychologist”,”This Professional Volleyball Player Talks About the Struggle of Going Pro During a Pandemic”,”Try This 13-Minute Ab Workout From Kayla Itsines’s New 100% Equipment-Free Program”,”Level Up Your Workout With Kayla Itsines’s 500-Rep Challenge”,”YouTuber Emma Chamberlain Discusses How She’s Taking Care of Her Mental Health at Home”,”30-Minute Pilates-Fusion Cardio and Full-Body Toning Workout”,”30-Minute\u00a0No-Equipment\u00a0Arms and Abs Workout”,”You Don’t Need Any Equipment For This 30-Minute Cardio HIIT Workout”,”Introducing the POPSUGAR Fitness x P.volve 21-Day Total-Body Sculpt”,”This Former UCLA Gymnast Talks About Her Identity as an Athlete After Graduation”,”30-Minute Restorative Yoga and Meditation”,”30-Minute\u00a0No-Equipment\u00a0Full-Body Toning Workout”,”30-Minute Workout to Strengthen Your Core and Help Support Healthy Digestion”,”This Beginner’s Yoga Session Will Make You Feel Pure Joy”,”40-Minute Boxing and Kickboxing Workout”,”10-Minute Standing Barre Core Workout”,”35-Minute Nike HIIT Workout\u00a0″,”20-Minute Booty-Shake Workout”,”Your Abs Will Seriously Burn During This Quick Workout”,”20-Minute Toned Arms and Abs Workout”]};

var embedCodeArr = embedCode ? [embedCode] : [];
var playlistArr = playlist ? playlist.split(‘,’) : [];
var youtubePlaylist = [].concat(embedCodeArr, playlistArr);
var deviceSuffix = dfp && dfp.device ? dfp.device : “”;

if (typeof YT === ‘undefined’) {
if (typeof window.YouTubePlayers === ‘undefined’) {
window.YouTubePlayers = [];

/* Create script tag and load YouTube iFrame API */
var tag = document.createElement(‘script’);

tag.src = “//www.youtube.com/iframe_api”;
var script_tag = document.getElementsByTagName(‘script’)[0];
script_tag.parentNode.insertBefore(tag, script_tag);

window.onYouTubeIframeAPIReady = createYouTubePlayers;

else {

/* Create queued YouTube players */
function createYouTubePlayers() {
var length = window.YouTubePlayers.length;
for (var i = 0; i < length; i++) {

try {
delete window.YouTubePlayers;
} catch(e) {
window.YouTubePlayers = undefined;

/* Create YouTube iFrame player */
function createYouTubePlayer() {
ytPlayer = new YT.Player('youtube-player-' + nid, {
loadPlaylist: {
listType: 'playlist',
list: youtubePlaylist,
index: parseInt(0)
events: {
'onReady': onPlayerReady,
'onStateChange': onPlayerStateChange
embedConfig: {
adsConfig: {
adTagParameters: {

iu: dfp.iu + deviceSuffix,
cust_params: dfp.custom_params },
nonPersonalizedAd: false

/* Fire an event on first play */
var first_play = true;
function onPlayerStateChange(e) {
if (e.data == YT.PlayerState.PLAYING) {
if (first_play) {
SUGAR.Analytics.trackCustomLink('event59', 'o', 'content:youtube-play', {
linkTrackVars: 'eVar1,eVar3,eVar9,eVar98,prop13,events',

SUGAR.Analytics.trackEvent('video', 'starts');

if (typeof fbq != 'undefined') {
fbq('track', 'ViewContent');

first_play = false;

if (config.autoplay_when_visible && currentVideoIndex !== ytPlayer.getPlaylistIndex()) {
currentVideoIndex = ytPlayer.getPlaylistIndex();

if (e.data == YT.PlayerState.ENDED) {
SUGAR.Analytics.trackEvent('video', 'completions');

function onPlayerReady(e) {

if (config.autoplay) {

if (config.muted) {

if (config.autoplay_when_visible) {

function playVideo() {

function pauseVideo() {

function stopVideo() {

function muteVideo() {

function autoplayVisible() {
var $playeriFrame = $('#related-video-section').find('.autoplay-when-visible');

if (!$playeriFrame.length) {

var id = $playeriFrame[0].id;
var offsetTop = window.innerHeight – $playeriFrame[0].clientHeight * config.visible_top_margin;
var offsetBottom = $playeriFrame[0].clientHeight * config.visible_bottom_margin;

autoplayWaypoint(id, true, offsetTop);
autoplayWaypoint(id, false, offsetBottom);

function autoplayWaypoint(videoElementId, shouldPlay, offset) {
$('#' + videoElementId).waypoint(function(direction) {
if (shouldPlay) {
(direction === 'down') ? playVideo() : pauseVideo();
else {
(direction === 'up') ? playVideo() : pauseVideo();
offset: offset

function showVideoTitle() {
$relatedVideoTitle = $('#related-video-title');

Around The Web

From Our Partners

Now You Know


We Dare You Not to Tear Up Watching This Model Reveal Her First Vogue Cover to Her Grandma

by Nikita Charuza

4 hours ago

Entertainment News

Music to Our Ears: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Partnering With Spotify

by Navi Ahluwalia

7 hours ago

Celebrity News

Sharon Osbourne Reveals She Tested Positive For COVID-19: "Stay Safe and Healthy"

by Kelsie Gibson

8 hours ago

Entertainment News

Guardians of the Galaxy's Star-Lord Is Bisexual, and All Eyes Are on Chris Pratt

by Grayson Gilcrease

1 day ago

Celebrity News

Michelle Obama Had the Perfect Response to That Misogynistic Op-Ed About Dr. Jill Biden

by Kelsie Gibson

1 day ago

Celebrity News

Pippa Middleton Is Reportedly Pregnant With Her Second Child!

by Monica Sisavat

1 day ago

Entertainment News

Jesy Nelson Is Leaving Little Mix: "I'm Ready to Embark on a New Chapter of My Life"

by Navi Ahluwalia

1 day ago


The FDA Authorizes Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine For Emergency Use; New York Nurse Receives Vaccine

by Maggie Ryan

1 day ago

Latest Fitness