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August 21, 2019, 12:45:16 pm by GarDouth | Views: 335 | Comments: 3

Tickets now on sale for Hidden Earth 2019!

Buy online before 21 September for a discount -

Please note that camping is off-site, a short distance from the venue. Please help us by keeping the site tidy and placing all your rubbish in the bins. Also: no music and no fires please. You must not camp at the venue itself. Security staff will be patrolling to enforce this restriction.

Club stands...
Club stands should be booked using the online booking form by 6 September, in order to guarantee your pitch.

Any questions, please contact Wendy -
August 04, 2019, 07:42:28 am by CavefestUK | Views: 279 | Comments: 0

CaveFest Photographic Competition!!.

The 2019 CaveFest photo competition is open for anyone based in the UK and is free to enter.

CavefestUK has teamed together with Petzl and Farrworld to offer an amazing prize bundle.

1st place - Petzl helmet of choice & Petzl Z2430 & Trophy
2nd place - 15 x 9 signed print from Martyn Farr & frame voucher
3rd place - CavefestUK embroidered hoodie

The trophy itself is made from an original Olympus camera, owned in the 80s by Martyn Farr himself.

To enter, post your photograph on this thread together with a brief description.

You may enter 3 photos of your choice and the closing date for submissions is;
Sunday 1st September 12pm

Voting will then take place and the winners will be announced here on;
Sunday 8th September 12pm

An expert panel of judges has been gathered to cast their votes and choose the winners and we hope that all you photographers out there give them some quality pics to choose from.

We wish you all the best and look forward to seeing your entries
August 03, 2019, 03:40:53 pm by Pegasus | Views: 659 | Comments: 7

The Cavefest Raffle

UKC are joining forces with Cavefest and helping with the raffle - so we asked the lovely people at Climbing Technology, Rab, SpanSet and Warmbac if they would help support the event and donate a prize. They have all been extremely generous (and UKC have contributed as well  ;D ), Thank you! :thumbsup: :thumbsup:


2 X Rab Neutrino 400/W sleeping bags worth £335 each

A Warmbac undersuit and oversuit, made to your size by Kermit and worth approx £175.

100m SpanSet Rope donated jointly by SpanSet and UKC

...and a shiny new Chest Ascender from  Climbing technology!  :o   


Everyone going to Cavefest will be given a free UKC raffle ticket!!

You can buy more tickets at the event - £2 each with the money going towards good causes.

The raffle will be drawn on the forum ( the week following Cavefest - w/c 26th August, with one prize drawn per day.

So keep hold of your free tickets, consider buying a few more and check your numbers on the forum! 

Winners must claim on the forum, any prizes not claimed will be redrawn.

Good luck, All - and good luck to the organisers of Cavefest too - the more caving events for cavers to attend the better  ;D

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