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Booking Terms

The Annual 10in10 and 5in5 

  1. You must be physically fit enough to undertake the challenge.
  2. You must not take part if you have any physical illness which might result in you, or others, being put in danger. If in doubt ask your GP.
  3. Each participant must pay a £35.00 non-refundable booking fee. Booking fees will only be refunded if your application is not accepted. The event organisers can change to a lower level route at short notice due to extreme weather.
  4. You are responsible for collecting all sponsorship monies and passing them on to the event organisers promptly.
  5. Each team must have an experienced leader who has experience of navigating using map and compass.
  6. All teams must follow instructions from the event organisers and marshals and follow the designated route except where to do so may result in danger.
  7. If walkers wish to drop out en route they should inform a marshal and follow the escape routes on their map if necessary.
  8. Every participant has to sign out of the event, whether they finish or not.
  9. 10in10 event only: There will be a strict cut-off point at Buttermere village at 13:00 hrs (1pm). Any teams or individuals who do not make this time will be instructed to leave the event at this point (you will be required to ‘sign out’ of the event at Buttermere if you do not make the time).
  10. Please be considerate of other walkers and members of the public not taking part in the challenge and follow the country code.
  11. Each participant must have the appropriate equipment for a challenge of this nature
  12. Entrants must be 16 and over. Each participant under the age of 18 years old must have parental consent to take part in this challenge.

The 10in10 Challenge is for experienced fell-walkers who are also competent navigators. We will provide the necessary map/route guide/gpx file for guidance, but ultimately the responsibility for safely negotiating these walks lies with you. If you are unsure of your abilities to navigate safely on the fells, please consider going with a guide.

The Family 5in5 

We recommend children should be no younger than 8 years old due to the walking terrain, the distance and changeable weather conditions.

By accepting the following terms, I agree:

a) to accept the terms for my own entry
b) to accept the terms on behalf of all other participants in my team
c) that I am participating in this challenge, and will be the ‘team leader’
d) to provided a copy of these terms to all adult participants of my team
e) that if, for any reason, I cannot take part in the challenge, another adult needs to accept the role as ‘team leader’, and abide by these terms.

    1. Each participant must be physically fit enough to undertake the challenge.
    2. Participants should be aged 8 years old or over.
    3. Each participant under the age of 18 years old has parental consent to take part in this challenge.
    4. Each team must have an experienced ‘team leader’ who is over the age of 18 years old, who is comfortable in a mountainous environment, be able to use a map and compass and ideally have fell-walking experience.
    5. We recommend a maximum of 3 children (under 18 years old) per adult.
    6. The adults in each group have to take sole responsibility for the health and safety of their group.
    7. Each participant must not take part if you have any physical illness which might result in you, or others, being put in danger. If in any doubt, consult your GP/doctor.
    8. All teams must follow instructions from the event organisers/marshals and follow the designated route except where doing so may result in danger.
    9. Instructions and procedures will be given for handling emergencies and to those teams who wish to retire before the finish. These procedures must be followed.
    10. Please be considerate of other participants and members of the public not taking part in the challenge and follow the country code.
    11. Each participant must have the appropriate clothing and equipment for a challenge of this nature. The Essential Equipment and Kit List is listed on the following page http://www.10in10.org.uk/events/family-logistics/
    12. The organisers have the authority to alter factors such as route/venue/start time, before the start or during the challenge, if it is felt necessary to do so on the grounds of safety or other unforeseen circumstance. You will be notified of any changes if this is the case.
  • Each participant must pay a £10.00 non-refundable booking fee, + the one-off ‘per group’ fee of £20. These fees will only be refunded if your application is not accepted.
  • You are responsible for collecting all sponsorship monies and passing them on to the event organisers promptly.

Each adult (over the age of 18 years old) will be required to sign-in on the day of the challenge, agreeing to the terms. These will be available to view on the day of the challenge.

The EVERYDAY 10in10 and NO CURE ALWAYS HOPE ULTRA

The EVERYDAY 10in10 and the NO CURE ALWAYS HOPE ULTRA is completely unsupported.  There will be no marshals on the fells to support you.

Who We Are

Who We Are

The annual 10in10 challenge was designed and created by Yvonne Booth in 2011. It was her response to her husband Duncan's diagnosis with Multiple Sclerosis in 2010 at the age of 39. As a wife and mother of three sons, she wanted to do something positive and help raise money for research into this cruel illness. find out more →

The photography on this web site is provided by Steve Razzetti

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