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October 15, 2016, 11:48:07 pm by Pegasus | Views: 499 | Comments: 6

Student Cavers!!

An opportunity for your Club to win a GRAND PRIZE

 worth over £1300!!

at The CHECC forum 25th- 27th November

Donated by UKC - 2 full SRT kits including helmets and personal tackle bags

Ideal for training new cavers in the art of single rope techniques.

Donated by Buff  :thumbsup: - 20 Buffs to keep the team warm whilst the pitches are being rigged

Donated by Warmbac  :thumbsup:  2 x 100m tackle bags - to carry the rope for all that SRT!

Donated by Spanset  :thumbsup: 100m 9mm Training rope - for practicing with those SRT kits!

Donated by the Red Rose Cave & Pothole Club  :thumbsup: - 12 nights accommodation at Bull Pot Farm

'The Farm' is the perfect base for SRT trips into the Easegill system

CHECC Clubs, for details on how to enter, read on.....

The 'Grand Prize' competition is being held to benefit student caving - therefore the majority of competition entrants should be current students rather than alumni.

In order to qualify to enter the competition each club must:

A)  Post on the thread 'Our Club and Freshers Season 2016' tell your fellow caver about your club and experiences of Freshers Season 2016. 

      Club history, famous alumni, current activities, training, expeditions etc, etc.  Student Clubs play an important role in introducing people to caving - how many new cavers joined your club this year, how did you encourage students to try caving?? etc, etc.

 The best write up, as judged by Badlad and Pegasus wins 10 points, the runner up 5 points.  One entry per club and posted by 10pm, Saturday 26th November.

B)  The second requirement for entry into the 'Grand prize' is for each club to 'Like', 'Comment' and 'Share' on the 'Grand prize' post pinned to the top of the UKC Facebook page.  Don't forget to mention your Club in the comment!

The Club that scores the highest number of points - wins! Here's how to score more points:

1)   Write a trip report and post on UKC under 'Trip Reports'.  The report heading should include the Club's name so we kno
October 05, 2016, 10:29:32 pm by Pegasus | Views: 2597 | Comments: 72




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To enter, post you caption here by 10pm, Sunday 23rd October - winner to be chosen by Jason (if I can persuade him to), if not by me. 
Max 3 entries per person. Good luck!!

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