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*NEW* NEWNHAM CONQUEST CHALLENGE | APPROX 15 MILES | CHALLENGING
May 8 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm BST
ABOUT THE WALK:
This is a challenging walk that starts in Daventry. Initially, it seems quite tame, but as the walk continues it will get rather challenging. The walk includes the black path, Daventry Country Park, Braunston, Staverton, Badby and ends on a high as we summit Newnham Hill.
Please bring a packed lunch with you and plenty of fluids!
ROUND ROBIN QUESTION: Savoury or sweet and why?
Please arrive by 8.45 am (note the slightly different start time). we will set off at 9 am sharp. If this is your first AG walk, then please arrive nice and early and seek out the walk leader who will be wearing a red “walk leader” pin badge.
MEETING PLACE: Meet at the car park on Eastern Way (where Parkrun starts).
Note: we often meet in places where there is no postcode, so we encourage you to use the What3Words app which will take you to the exact location.
Click the link above, then click “Navigate using Google Maps”
WALK LEADER(S): Emily Wright
IS THIS WALK DOG FRIENDLY? As this is a long walk, and we cross stiles, cattle and other livestock, we ask that you leave your furry friends at home please.
WHAT TO BRING WITH YOU
* Good trainers or walking shoes (and other clothes of course!).
* A drink.
* Hand sanitiser
RULES TO KEEP YOU SAFE :
- We walk in all weathers, however, if we have a weather warning then the event will be cancelled.
- We will only ever walk in groups of 15 or less. If we have more than 15, we will usually have two walk leaders and walk in opposite directions.
- Sweets at the halfway stage – we call this “squidge and dip” – hand sanitiser, then dip in for your free sweets.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
There are no permissions expressed or implied by the Adventure Geek organisers. Participants make use of the facilities at their own risk and without express permission from the Adventure Geek organisers.
Walking is a physically active sport. If you have any doubts about your abilities, you should always seek advice from your GP before embarking on an Adventure Geek walk.
By registering for an event you accept that you do so entirely at your own risk and that it is your responsibility to ensure that you are fit and able to take part in the event. We regroup often and our walks cater for all levels of fitness.
Children under the age of 16 years old are the responsibility of their parents or guardians and need to be accompanied at all times before, during and after the walk.
Adventure Geek volunteers do not accept responsibility for injury, loss and damage sustained by a participant unless the above injury, loss and damage are proven to have been caused as a direct result of negligence on the part of the organisers.
Dogs are welcome on the majority of our walks, however, we kindly ask that only one dog per walker and that the welfare of the animal remains your responsibility throughout your walk. On occasion, we may add a note of “No dogs allowed” on specific walks (usually those with cattle), please respect this note.