Taking Part – Team Entry

100_2227Who can take part & do you have to raise sponsorship?

The Challenge is open to people of ages 16 and over.  Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. For safety reasons there is a 10 hour time limit for completion.

Entry Fee & sponsorship

Entry is only £15.00 per person + £20 minimum sponsorship per team member. Over 90% of our income goes direct to our beneficiaries.

Note: The minimum £20 sponsorship must be paid online prior to the day, or on the day during walk registration.

FREE ENTRY FOR EVERY 4th MEMBER— if there is one event to raise sponsorship for make it this one and help the smaller local charity’s carry on with the good work they do.

ChallengeT shirts

T shirts can be ordered for £10 in sizes M.L.XL on entry form.

Highest fundraising team

Highest fundraising team will be presented with a cup (kindly donated by C.B.M) and goodies (kindly donated by Great Western Camping Dorchester). Formal presentation of cup to highest fundraising team to be arranged at later date.

Venue facilities

Free changing + Toilets + showers. Camping available at a discounted rate of £10 please mention Hangers Heroes Challenge when phoning (01305 782218) to book.

Course Information

  • Distance:  13.1 or 26.2 miles
  • Surface:  Multi-terrain
  • Route:  ½ or 1 lap
  • Setting:  Rural
  • Profile:  Hilly
  • Water stations:  Occasional
  • Route Markers:  Yes
  • Traffic free?  No
  • Awards/mementos:  Walk Medal + Goody bag

Walk Day Info

Registration Opens: 7:45
Pre-Walk Brief: 8:15
Walk Start 8:30

Refreshments

Tea, coffee and bacon sandwiches will be available to purchase at the start.

Refreshments on route

Water, squash, will be provided at the checkpoints. Light lunch provided at half way checkpoint. However, it is recommended that fluids are carried throughout the event.

Your entry fee of £15.00 covers car parking, lunch (ALL PARTICIPANTS) and hot meal (FULL PARTICIPANTS ONLY) back at West Fleet, use of the shower and changing facilities.

Transport

Free transport will be available to take half marathon participants/retirees back to the start point at West Fleet Farm.

Safety

Marshals will be present at the checkpoints. Any participant wishing to retire can inform a marshal who will arrange transport back to the finish.

Preparation to take part

It is recommended that a certain amount of training be done prior to the event. It is your responsibility to make sure that you are of reasonable fitness.

What we need next

Please complete the entry form below, the team entry tab or email walk4charity2013@gmail.com with postal address for a paper entry.

Important please remember to tick either full or half with your entry fees.

When raising your sponsorship please remember minimum total sponsorship raised must be equal to £20 per team member.

Online entries To enter online please complete the form below and pay via PayPal .

No PayPal account you can still use PayPal as a guest when entering online or post a cheque along with your entry form.

Your entry fee (£15 per person helps to cover car parking, lunch, light refreshments during the walk, transportation back to start point (West Fleet Holiday Farm) for half marathon participants/retirees and a meal upon return for full marathon participants only at West Fleet Holiday Farm.

Upon receipt of your completed entry form you will receive a sponsorship pack with entry numbers, the pack will also include details of the venue, checking in procedure and ideas for raising sponsorship.


 

Entry form - Team Walk

Please accept our entries for the HEROES Challenge 2017 to raise money for the named charities. If entering more than one person please enter their Name, Contact number and Address in the additional information at the end of the form. Only fill out the online form below if you can pay via PayPal if not please request entry form to be sent to you by emailing your address to walk4charity2013@gmail.com

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