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    RO forum

    Thanks to Brett for creating this forum.

    Who's on it? And can anyone get access or is it just race organisers?
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    It's an open forumthere must be a wealth of experience out there

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    This is super Brett. Thank you. :-)

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    Hi,

    I'm racking my brain but cannot find the source of a post saying giving alcohol as a prize for a race which required money to enter is a form of sales and as it is alcohol would require a liquor licence.
    Any other ROs out there thinking trading standards may call one day?
    Not trying to be a kill joy but wanted my memory back or at least reassurance.
    Cheers guys,

    Jim.

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    Some rules, if indeed this is a rule, should just be quietly ignored.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jim View Post
    Hi,

    I'm racking my brain but cannot find the source of a post saying giving alcohol as a prize for a race which required money to enter is a form of sales and as it is alcohol would require a liquor licence.
    Any other ROs out there thinking trading standards may call one day?
    Not trying to be a kill joy but wanted my memory back or at least reassurance.
    Cheers guys,

    Jim.
    That's a lot of us in trouble then
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    "William Tell could take an apple off your head. Taylor could take out a processed pea."
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    This is what I found but it's a New Zealand law- The Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012: "Providing free wine as a competition prize or as part of a loyalty programme is now illegal".

    https://winejobsonline.com/news?pa=d...ontent_id=3554

    Food for thought though.

    Cheers,

    Jim.

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    Normally the law requires a degree of "what is reasonable" interpretation. I suspect if you gave everyone a bottle of wine for doing a half-mile race, there might be questions asked.
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    Ah but if you've paid a race fee then the wine is not free?

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