Copyright © 2015 Deere & Company.
All Rights Reserved.

Terms of Participation

Terms of Participation

The John Deere promotion "European Drivers’ Championship" is organised by John Deere GmbH & Co. KG (registered office in Mannheim, listed in the Commercial Register of the Mannheim District Court under the number HRA 704371), John-Deere-Str. 70, D-68163 Mannheim, Germany (hereinafter referred to as "John Deere").

Moonda SARL,3 Place du Palais, Bordeaux, France (hereinafter referred to as the "Agency") has been commissioned to run the promotion.

By participating in this promotion, you accept the following Data Protection and the Terms of Participation provisions:

Terms of Participation


The John Deere promotion "European Drivers’ Championship" runs from 00:00 on 26th February 2017 until 23:59 on 15th May 2017.

In accordance with the terms indicated here, you can participate in the John Deere promotion "European Drivers’ Championship" by providing a photo of yourself, the reason why you should be chosen as the person to represent your country in the "European Drivers’ Championship”, your first and last names, your full postal and email address and subsequently confirming the required minimum age and the corresponding acceptance of the Terms of Participation and the Data Protection Provisions.


Visitors to of the John Deere micro-site can “like” any of the uploaded photos by clicking on the small heart icon. Only one “like” per person is possible. At the end of the campaign the 5 most-liked images and reasons per country will be judged by a John Deere panel, which will be appointed by John Deere to this effect, and one (1) overall winner will be selected, receiving the right to take part in the "European Drivers’ Championship" in France. This includes the following for the winner and one partner:

  • Transportation from the customer’s home to Ladoux (France) on June 13th  and back on June 15th
  • 2 nights’ accommodation in Clermont-Ferrand (France)
  • Participation in the European Driver’s Championship

In the event that the top 5 images cannot be defined (equal number of likes) the John Deere panel will make the final selection.


It is only possible to win once per person. 

All persons who are at least 18 years old are entitled to take part. No prizes will be issued to minors who participate.

The winners will be announced no later than four (4) weeks following the end of the "European Drivers’ Championship" promotion.  Participants are responsible for the accuracy of the contact details provided, therefore personal details must be entered correctly and in full during the registration process.  Each person may only win one award.

Employees of John Deere, the agency and all persons involved in the conception and running of the competition are excluded from participation.

Participation is free with the exception of transmission costs from the participant's mobile phone or internet provider's tariff. For the purpose of clarity, it is explicitly stated that participation in the promotion is not subject to the purchase of any goods or services.

John Deere will be entitled to exclude individual persons from participating in the event of the presence of any grounded reasons for doing so e.g. any breach or non fulfilment of the Terms of Participation provisions, (attempted) manipulation etc. and reserves the right to take legal action. If the requirements for exclusion are met, awards may also be later denied or reclaimed. Exclusion based on grounded reasons will not give right to any claims on the part of the excluded participants against John Deere or the Agency.

Use of pictures

By uploading pictures on, participants acknowledge and agree to entitle John Deere to use each of the uploaded pictures, including but not limited to the purpose of printing and using them on John Deere publications. 


John Deere reserves the right to suspend or terminate the John Deere promotion "European Drivers’ Championship" for good cause. The promotion may be terminated for good cause, in particular, if the proper conduct of the competition can no longer be guaranteed for technical or legal reasons.

Participants acknowledge and agree that their participation in this activity is purely voluntary.

Data Protection

By participating in the promotion "European Drivers’ Championship", you agree to the use of your personal data to the following extent:

Collection, storage and processing of personal data

As part of your participation in the John Deere promotion "European Drivers’ Championship", the following personal data will be collected and stored: First and last name, address and email address.  The data will be stored electronically.  The data will be collected, stored and processed by the Agency Moonda SARL,3 Place du Palais, Bordeaux, France (hereinafter referred to as the "Agency"), which we have commissioned to run this competition, and by John Deere.

There will be no further disclosure of your personal data to third parties.

Your personal data disclosed due to participation in this promotion will be treated as strictly confidential, will be used exclusively for the proper running and processing of the promotion and will be deleted three months after final completion.

Right to information

You have a right to information about the use of your personal data. Upon request, you will be provided, at any time and free of charge, with complete information about the stored data, insofar as it concerns you. For this, an informal email to will be sufficient.

Right of withdrawal

You may withdraw your consent to the use and storage of your personal data at any time without having to give reasons. For this, an informal email to will be sufficient. You may also have your data corrected in the same way.

In the event of a withdrawal, your personal participant data will be deleted from the database immediately.  The withdrawal and the successful deletion of your personal participant data will be confirmed by email upon request.

Where withdrawal takes place prior to completion of the competition, continued participation in the competition is thereby excluded.

Our general data protection provisions also apply.