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FABULOUS PRIZES TO BE WON worth £1100+!!

UKC are proud to be supporting the 'Cavers' Competitions' this year at Hidden Earth.

   

Every caver who enters any of the 'Cavers' Competitions' (as detailed below) will receive a UKC raffle card and be in with a chance of winning one of the following prizes. 
So why not have a go, test your caving skills and maybe win a great prize  ;D

   

An IRATA Training Course worth £700+ - thank you, SpanSet :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

Many cavers work in the Rope Access Industry - could this be your chance of a new career? 
Already have your IRATA ticket, an ideal prize for that revalidation! 
Or maybe you just want a week of excellent training to improve your rope and rescue skills  ;D

Last year's winner - more details here: https://ukcaving.com/board/index.php?topic=24412.0



https://www.spanset.com/

'SpanSet design, manufacture & supply Height Safety, Lifting & Load Control products at their custom built Cheshire plant. SpanSet products ensure the highest level of safety. We also train people how to use our equipment, safely.  We offer a wide range of Rope Access and Height related safety training courses including IRATA levels 1,2 and 3; Confined Spaces; Working at Height; Height Safety for Industry/Emergency Services/Military; Safe Lifting & Rigging; Load Control + much more.  Our modern, extensive training facility offers state of the art classrooms with multimedia touchscreens, excellent indoor rope access training area + various purpose built outdoor training structures'.




     
 

Two great prizes from Inglesport worth £150:
A set of their waterproof boxes and 10 DMM Aero carabiners - thank you Inglesport  :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

https://www.inglesport.com/product-category/cave/bags-containers/waterproof-boxes-cases/
https://www.inglesport.com/product/dmm-aero-inglesport-screwgate-carabiner/


 

1 x HM65R rechargeable headlamp worth £100 - thank you, Fenix  :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
https://www.myfenix.co.uk/fenix-hm65r-rechargeable-headlamp


 

1 x Climbing Technology RollnLock worth £70 - thank you, CT  :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
https://www.climbingtechnology.com/en/outdoor-en/pulleys-and-ascenders/pulleys-ascenders/rollnlock


   

1 x 100m tackle sack worth £60 - thank you, Warmbac :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
http://warmbac.com/listing_tacklebags.php




Kendal Mountain Festival will also be supporting the competition - thank you KMF  :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

KMF are offering 4 tickets to the Underground Session  ;D

Tickets will soon be on sale to the fabulous event 14th to 17th November: https://www.kendalmountainfestival.com/


Enter any (or all) of the following 'Cavers's Competitions' to collect your UKC cards, each with a unique raffle number.

Look out on the forum the week following Hidden Earth to see if your number/s are drawn!!

One card per caver per competition (except for the SRT Obstacle course, where each entrant will receive 2 cards - don't forget your SRT kit!!).



SRT OBSTACLE COURSE (Womens + Mens) - fastest caver to complete the course wins.  Course will include passing rebelays, rope to rope transfer, passing knots etc. 

30M SPEED RACE (Mens + Womens) - who can prussik 30m in the fastest time??

KNOT TYING - fastest time to tie (neatly, time added for shoddy knots) a Fig 8, Fig 9, Bunny knot, Alpine butterfly and a double fishermans in the same length of rope.

LADDER ROLLING - fastest to roll a ladder (neatly - time added for untidy ladders)

TACKLE SACK STUFFING - fastest to stuff 50m SpanSet rope into a Warmbac 100m Tacklebag



If you enter each competition you will receive an extra bonus raffle ticket - so don't forget your SRT kit!!

Lots of opportunities for entering this year's UKC Hidden Earth Raffle - good luck!
(Final say on what Cavers Competitions will run and how to be finalised on the day)
UKC will have a stand at Hidden Earth, do come by and say hello  ;D


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A reminder folks to bring your SRT kit to Hidden Earth.  The more of the 'Cavers Competitions' you enter, the more raffle tickets you will receive - you don't have to be the fastest or the best, just enter and have a go and you get a ticket/s.  Last year saw lots of folks rolling ladders and stuffing tackle sacks but also cavers wishing they had brought their SRT kits so they could have a go at the rope course etc  :)

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Looking forward to seeing you this weekend - do come and see us and say hello on the UKC stand  ;D :bounce: :bounce: