We were overwhelmed with the turn out on saturday, thanks again for your support. Any children that did't get a t-shirt will be able to collect one from the leisure centre next week.
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The 'Torch Triathlon' is a great new event modelled on the hugely popular Australian Kid's Triathlon which sees more than 40,000 children taking part each year. Organised by No Fuss Events on behalf of High Life Highland, the 'Torch Triathlon' is designed for children children aged 4 - 16 years old. The event is FREE to enter and non-competitive - so everyone is a winner, but will be timed so that each competitor can see how well they do. The 'Torch Triathlon' will comprise of a swim, cycle and run over an achievable course suitable for all abilities and will operate in a safe environment. Every child taking part will receive a 'Torch Triathlon' T-shirt and a souvenir medal. The fastest boy and girl in each category will receive a special trophy.
WHEN IS THE EVENT ON?
The 'Torch Triathlon' will be held on Saturday 9th June and tie in with the Olympic Torch Relay which comes to Fort William on the same day. Registration will be open on Saturday from 10:00 - 11:45am and the race will begin at 12:00 midday.
CAN A TEAM ENTER?
No - competitors will race as a solo. Don't worry though, all the distances are very manageable and there will be marshals to help along the way!
WHAT ARE THE DISTANCES AND SEQUENCES OF EVENTS?
All distances will be very achievable for any age and ability:
4-6 yrs - 12.5m swim (1 width) / 250m cycle (1 lap) / 150m run (1 lap)
7-8 yrs - 25m swim (2 widths) / 750m cycle (3 laps) / 450m run (3 laps)
9-12 yrs - 50m swim (2 lengths) / 1.5km cycle (6 laps) / 750m run (5 laps)
13-15 yrs - 50m swim (2 lengths) / 2km cycle (8 laps) / 1050m run (7 laps)
15-16 yrs - 100m swim (4 lengths) / 3km cycle (12 laps) / 1.5km run (10 laps)
WHAT EQUIPMENT IS NEEDED TO TAKE PART?
Every participant must bring the following:
Swimming suit / trunks (goggles/armbands optional)
Bike and Helmet
This is a list of entries for this event. If you think you should be here and you are not then let us know.
Single1) Team P - Megan Pescod
2) Team MacInnes - Orla MacInnes
3) Team MacInnes - Keanna MacInnes
4) Team MacInnes - Erin MacInnes
5) lawrie - siobhan lawrie
6) lawrie - erin lawrie
7) Jodie D - Jodie Daynes
8) teresa - teresa macdonald
9) Don't Hassle the Hoffs - Zoe Hough
10) amy hobbs - amy hobbs
11) amy hobbs - amy hobbs
12) The Balnain Bairns - Natasha Robinson
13) The Balnain Bairns - Manon Robinson
14) frank albert and joe - lily paterson
15) frank albert and joe - cassie paterson
16) frank albert and joe - mollie petrie-irving
17) Glenahooligans - Freyja Ward
18) Glenahooligans - Magaidh Ward
19) Single - Lauryn MacKenna
20) speedygirl - Mairi Bell
21) MacRae - Sine MacRae
22) speeders - Jodie Standen
23) Robyn Wallwort - Robyn Wallwort
24) Tara Watson - Tara Watson
25) Lucy Valentine - Lucy Valentine
26) Elizabeth Morgan - Elizabeth Morgan
27) Hannah Corner - Hannah Corner
28) Poppy Valentine - Poppy Valentine
29) Siobhan Gordon - Siobhan Gordon
30) Rebecca Jeffrey - Rebecca Jeffrey
31) Clarkys - Rosie Clark
32) Clarkys - Ruby Clark
33) Myah - Myah Kennedy
34) myah - Myah Kennedy
35) Kara - kara elder
36) Olivia Johnston - Olivia Johnston
37) one direction - nicole macdonald
38) Isla Culbertson - Isla Culbertson
39) Kirsty Oliver - Kirsty Oliver
40) Emily Steer - Emily Steer
41) Kaleigh Howden - Kaleigh Howden
42) Rebeka MacMaster - Rebeka MacMaster
43) Katie Stewart-Stevenson - Katie Stewart-Stevenson
44) Holly Aitchison - Holly Aitchison
45) Eva Mcmenemy - Eva Mcmenemy
46) Hannah Calder - Hannah Calder
47) Lucy Kyle - Lucy Kyle
48) Deedee hot feet - Deeann Strachan
49) The Campbells - Alice Campbell
50) Muir - Katryn Muir
51) Muir - Ciara Muir
52) Siobhan Chambers - Siobhan Chambers
53) Arienne Chambers - Arienne Chambers
54) Team Fifi - Thea Fraser
55) Aine - Aine ORua
56) Mia MacPherson - Mia MacPherson
57) elders - elise elder
58) Murray - Katrin Murray
59) Murray - Elspeth Murray
60) Emily Clark - Emily Clark
61) Aimee - Aimee McKay
62) Skipea - Skye Newman
63) McGilvray - Caitlin McGilvray
64) Leah Maxtone - Leah Maxtone
65) K.M. - Katie Macrae
66) Flame - Millie Fletcher
67) cuilachiarain - molly henderson
68) Doddsie - Freya MacDonald
69) Doddsie - Anna MacDonald
70) Erin Clark - Erin Clark
71) Ava - Ava Martin
72) Leah Maxtone - Leah Maxtone
73) Corran Wineberg - Corran Wineberg
74) Shauna Duncan - Shauna Duncan
75) Kelly McQueen - Kelly McQueen
76) Morgan MacDonald - Morgan MacDonald
77) Ayla Barr Moir - Ayla Moir
78) Kathryn Kelly - Kathryn Kelly
79) Jo Barr Moir - Jo Moir
80) Charlotte Lafford - Charlotte Lafford
81) Millie Jackson - Millie Jackson
82) Stephanie Walsh - Stephanie Walsh
83) Sammy White - Sammy White
84) Rob - Rob McCreath
85) ABC - A B
86) Ru Cant - Ruairidh Cant
87) Team P - Owen Pescod
88) Mackenzie - Mackenzie Stewart
89) lawrie - sean lawrie
90) seanybhoy - sean macdonald
91) Sam D - Sam Daynes
92) The Balnain Bairns - Eric Robinson
93) Flying Fludey - Joseph Flude
94) MorayMadness - Gregory Woodward
95) Single - Kye Crawford
96) Currie - Jordan currie
97) currie - Jac Currie
98) Ben Corner - Ben Corner
99) Georgie Duncan - Geordie Duncan
100) Kian Duncan - Kian Duncan
101) Ethan Cairns - Ethan Cairns
102) Travis Steadwood - Travis Steadwood
103) Ronnie MacNeil - Ronnie MacNeil
104) Kai Menzies - Kai Menzies
105) Freddy Fulford - Freddy Fulford
106) Ronnie Fulford - Ronnie Fulford
107) A - Evan Atkinson
108) Harvey Allison - Harvey Allison
109) Ben Fulford - Ben Fulford
110) Alan Hamilton - Alan Hamilton
111) Jason Jeffrey - Jason Jeffrey
112) Daniel Menzies - Daniel Menzies
113) William Cann - William Cann
114) Connor Cann - Connor Cann
115) Owen Cairns - Owen Cairns
116) Alistair Macleod - Alistair Macleod
117) Clarkys - Fraser Clark
118) The o'neills - Struan ONeill
119) The o'neills - Finlay ONeill
120) James - James Thomson
121) Angus - Angus Thomson
122) The Stephen Boys - Struan Stephen
123) The Stephen Boys - Cameron Stephen
124) The Stephen Boys - Arran Stephen
125) Gsl - Graham Laidlaw
126) Luca - Luca Kerr
127) luca - Luca Kerr
128) Team Bilton - Rhys Bilton
129) Nathan Johnston - Nathan Johnston
130) liam pike - liam pike
131) Rhys Kennedy - Rhys Kennedy
132) Jamie MacMaster - Jamie MacMaster
133) Liam Martin - Liam Martin
134) Seonaidh MacDonald - Seonaidh MacDonald
135) Alexander Kennedy - Alexander Kennedy
136) Innes Orr - Innes Orr
137) Campbell Calder-Kerr - Campbell Calder-Kerr
138) Jack Hamilton - Jack Hamilton
139) Andrew Orr - Andrew Orr
140) Jack Steer - Jack Steer
141) John Stewart-Stevenson - John Stewart-Stevenson
142) Liam Stewart - Liam Stewart
143) The Campbells - Archie Campbell
144) theddp6 - Daniel Parfitt
145) Muir - Cory Muir
146) Gingeriki - Aidan Kane
147) Superboy Charlie - Charlie Kane
148) Archie - Archie MacIntyre
149) Rocco mcculloch - Rocco McCulloch
150) Finn Smith - Finn Smith
151) Archie Clark - Archie Clark
152) Rainers Graubergs - Rainers Graubergs
153) elders - craig elder
154) Murray - Robbie Murray
155) Liam MacPherson - Liam MacPherson
156) Shane Gillies - Shane Gillies
157) Ally Weir - Ally Weir
158) Hamish - Hamish McKay
159) Hamish - Hamish Kelly
160) McGilvray - Luke McGilvray
161) Moshie Monster - Max Hampton
162) L.M. - Lewis Macrae
163) Flash - Rhys Fletcher
164) cuilachiarain - archie dennison
165) Calum MacTavish - Calum MacTavish
166) Louie MacNeil - Louie MacNeil
167) Sean Cann - Sean Cann
168) Toby Jackson - Toby Jackson
169) Noah Johnston - Noah Johnston
170) Maryann MacDonald - Maryann MacDonald
171) Ellis John McConnachie - Ellis McConachie
172) Max Walker - Max Walker
173) Craig MacTavish - Craig MacTavish
174) Michael White - Michael White
175) Neilie Clark - Neilie Clark
176) Ben MacDonald - Ben MacDonald
177) Matthew Swingler - Matthew Swingler
178) Stuart McQueen - Stuart McQueen
179) Robert MacDonald - Robert MacDonald
180) Ewan McGregor - Ewan McGregor
181) Oliver Walker - Oliver Walker
182) Megan MacDonald - Megan MacDonald
183) Good2Go - Sam Donnachie
184) Good2Go - Eiiidh Donnachie
Please retains these terms and conditions for future reference
Definitions “Conditions” means these terms and conditions of entry for the Event. “Entry Form” means the website pages which must be completed in order to participate in the Event. ”Event” means the event named on the Entry Form. “Event Organiser” means No Fuss Events, a company registered in Scotland. “Fee” means the price of entry into the Event as set out in the Entry Form. “Participant” means the person named on the Entry Form who will be participating in the Event.
Acceptance of Conditions: These Conditions shall apply in place of and prevail over any terms or conditions (whether or not in conflict or inconsistent with these Conditions) contained or referred to in any documentation submitted by the Participant or in correspondence or elsewhere or implied by trade custom, practice or course of dealing. A variation of these Conditions is only valid if the Event Organiser (No Fuss) gives notice to the Participant in writing in any official Event material or correspondence prior to the Event (including via email), The Participant shall be deemed to have accepted these Conditions upon completion of the Entry Form.
Participation 2.1 The Participant acknowledges that participation in the Event is physically strenuous. It is acknowledged that participation in the Event will be physically demanding and the Participant is aware of the nature of the Event and associated medical and physical risks involved.
2.2 The Participant agrees that he/she is physically capable of competing in the Event and agrees to be solely responsible for his/her actions and the Event Organiser, its officers, employees, agents, affiliates, associated companies, sponsors or medical advisers are not responsible for any injury or illness that the Participant may suffer as a result of his/her participation in the Event. The Participant accepts that should any medical or physical condition arise prior to the Event which is likely to affect his/her ability to participate, the Participant will withdraw in accordance with these Conditions.
2.3 The Participant agrees to abide by all applicable event rules and regulation. The Participant shall not be entitled to a refund of the Fees if he or she is disqualified from the Event as a result of an infringement of these Conditions or any such rules and regulations. The Event Organiser is also entitled to impose Event rules upon the Participant from time to time which will form part of these Conditions. The relevant rules and regulations may be obtained from the NO Fuss website www.nofussevents.co.uk under event specific rules.
2.4 The Participant must present for registration process at the times and on the day as instructed in the Event Information which will be issued by the Event Organiser before the Event.
2.5 It is the Participant’s responsibility to provide and use necessary equipment which complies with rules and event regulations.
2.6 The Event Organiser may introduce cut off times as they see fit as part of the Event rules, being limits on the time taken to complete sections of the Event (as initiated by the Event Organiser at its discretion) to ensure the safe and proper running of the Event. Subsequently, participants may be instructed to withdraw from the event in accordance with imposed cut off times.
2.7 The Event Organiser reserves the right at any time to remove Participants from the Event or prevent Participants participating in the Event if in the Event Organiser’s sole discretion, it considers such action necessary for safety reasons or the proper enjoyment of the Event by other Participants or for any other reasonable reason. No refund of the Fee shall be made if the Participant has acted negligently, maliciously, with wilful misconduct or otherwise without due care and attention for the Event or other participants, so as to cause his/her removal.
2.8 While the Event Organiser takes every care with the staging of the Event, the Participant acknowledges that personal accident and personal items insurance is his or her sole responsibility.
2.9 The minimum age of entry for events is 16 years old at the 31st December of the Event year. Participants who are under 16 years old on the 31st December of the Event year may race in specific events if identified in the events specific rules.
2.10 All decisions and rulings by the Event Organiser, its employees and its agents are considered final. Accordingly, the Participant will comply with all Event rules and all instructions and guidelines given by stewards, marshals, and safety personnel. The Participant acknowledges and agrees that the Event Organiser will organise and run the Event and will have sole authority and be the final arbiter on all decisions relating to the safety, running and organisation of the Event, the rules of the Event, the timings/finish times and the placing.
2.11 These Conditions are personal to the Participant and it may not assign any of its rights or obligations under this Agreement without the prior written consent of the Event Organiser. The Participant represents and warrants that the Entry is purchased for personal use only, that it cannot be donated free of charge or otherwise given away for free, and that it is not purchased as part of any form of business or commercial activity (save as expressly authorised by the Event Organiser), and in particular, that the Entry may not be resold or offered for resale by anyone whether at a premium or otherwise and may not be used for advertising, promotion use as a prize (including in competitions and sweepstakes), travel packages, or for any other trade purposes. Donation, give away, resale or attempted resale is grounds for seizure or cancellation without refund or other compensation.
2.12 The Participant acknowledges and accepts that circumstances concerning an Event may change from time to time for reasons out of the Event Organiser’s reasonable control or otherwise, without the Event Organiser incurring any liability and without any rights to withdrawal being accrued by the Participant other than set out in clause 4 below. By way of example, and for illustration purposes only, car parking arrangements and issues with hotels, may arise/change but such changes/issues will not allow the Participant to withdraw and nor will the Event Organiser be deemed liable except as otherwise set out herein.
Bookings and Payments 3.1 In consideration for being granted the right to participate, the Participant must pay the Fee by no later than the closing date set out on the Entry Form.
3.2 The Participant shall either (a) complete the Entry Form online and submit it together with payment of the Fee online in accordance with the Event Organisers’ website or (b) complete the Entry Form by hand and fill in the appropriate card details and send it by post. 3.3 The Participant shall not be eligible or entitled to participate in the Event until full payment of the Fee has been received by the Event Organiser. No payment shall be deemed to have been received until the Event Organiser has received cleared funds.
Withdrawal, Cancellations or Alterations 4.1 The Event Organiser operates a 7 day cooling off period. Accordingly, the Participant is entitled to cancel his/her application to participate provided the Event Organiser receives written notice of cancellation within 7 days of payment of the Fee (payment being deemed made for the purposes of this clause 4.1 by clicking on the make payment link on the Protx Secure Payment webpage or receipt of the Entry Form sent by post in accordance with clause 3.1 above). During this 7 day period the Participant is able to cancel its entry and receive a full refund of the Fee by emailing [email protected] or writing to the Event Organiser, No Fuss Events, Tigh Mo Mhiann, Croft 48, Banavie, Inverness shire PH33 7PB. The notice must be received by the end of the 7 day cooling off period.
4.2 The Event Organiser reserves the right to change the date of the Event. In the event of such change of date of the Event, and the Participant is unable to attend on the revised date, he/she has three weeks to inform the Event Organiser in writing from when the change in date is announced to receive a refund of their Entry Fee.
4.3 The Participant acknowledges that participant places are limited and payment of the Fee and reservation of the place has an affect on logistics and the subscription for the Event. Accordingly, subject to clauses 4.1 and 4.2 above, the Participant may only withdraw from the Event at any time, subject to the following:
4.3.1 If the Participant withdraws from the Event 90 days or more before the Event he/she will receive no refund but upon request the Event Organiser will provide the Participant with a place free of charge in the same Event the following year, provided such event takes place.
4.3.2 If a Participant pulls out of the Event between 89 days and 8 days before the Event he/she will receive no refund from the Event Organiser but upon request the Event Organiser will reserve the Participant’s entry for the Event which it proposes to run the following year subject to the Participant completing an entry form and paying the applicable entry fee for such event within the stipulated time limits for such event.
4.3.3 If the Participant pulls out of the Event with 7 days or less of the Event or if the Participant fails to register for the Event he/she will receive no refund or reserved entry for any future race or event.
4.4 No Participant shall be entitled to change the race category further to submitting the Entry Form.
4.5 Notice of withdrawal from the Event must be communicated by withdrawing through the online admin service on the event website or by writing to the Event Organiser, No Fuss Events, Tigh Mo Mhiann, Croft 48, Banavie Withdrawals WILL NOT be accepted by telephone. Date of receipt of notice will dictate whether or not a free or guaranteed place is offered for the following year in accordance with this clause 4.
4.6 Should places in any category for the Event be oversubscribed, the Event Organiser reserves the right to either offer the Participant a place in a suitable alternative category for such Event or withdraw the offer of a place.
4.7 In the event the Event Organiser withdraws the offer of a place to the Participant in the Event for any reason at any time it will provide the Participant with a full refund of the Fee, with no further liability whatsoever arising from such withdrawal. Notwithstanding this clause 4.7 no refund shall be made where otherwise set out herein (including for the avoidance of doubt clauses 2.3, 2.8 and 2.14).
4.8 The Event Organiser reserves the right to amend the Event format or cancel the Event due to circumstances beyond its reasonable control. In the event of the Event being cancelled it shall provide the Participant with a full refund with no further liability whatsoever arising from such cancellation, if the event is changed to another format the Participant will not be entitled to any refund and there shall be no further liability whatsoever arising from such change of format
4.9 The withdrawal policy set out in this clause 4 does not apply to Charity Pledge Place Participants whose places are the property of the charity.
Event Organiser Responsibilities/Liability 5.1 Notwithstanding anything in these Conditions the Event Organiser shall not be liable to the Participant for any liability in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise for any loss of business, revenue or profits, anticipated savings or wasted expenditure, loss or damage of or to personal equipment belonging to the Participant or any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever (notwithstanding that such loss was within the contemplation of the parties at the date of submitting the Entry Form) arising out of the Participant taking part in the Event or any other matter arising under these Conditions nor for an aggregate amount greater than the Fee paid by the Participant. Without limiting the foregoing, the Event Organiser will not be liable for any actions of any spectators or other third parties unless otherwise set out herein.
5.2 Accordingly the Participant hereby expressly and irrevocably renounces, for him/herself, heirs and successors in title the right to any recourse or claims whatsoever against the Event Organiser, its officers, employees, suppliers and/or sponsors and/or persons for whom it is answerable (“Associated Parties”) as a result of any kind of physical, mental or other loss or damage of whatsoever nature (including any loss of earnings, profits, or pain and suffering) suffered by the Participant, directly or indirectly, or by his/her family or by any dependents and caused by an event in any way relating to the Participant’s participation in Event, and the Participant hereby undertakes, for him/herself, heirs and successors in title to indemnify and hold harmless the Event Organiser, and the Associated Parties for any costs and/or amount which they or any of them may be required to pay as a result of any recourse or claim aforesaid by whomsoever made. The Participant also agrees to indemnify the Event Organiser and the Associated Parties for any claim, actions, liabilities or losses resulting from any breach of the Participant’s declarations above and/or the Participant’s negligent acts or omissions and/or wilful misconduct.
5.3 Nothing in these Conditions shall exclude or limit the liability of the Event Organiser: 5.3.1 for death or personal injury caused by the Event Organiser’s negligence;
5.3.2 for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; or
5.3.3 for any matter which it would be illegal for the Event Organiser to exclude or attempt to exclude liability.
5.4 This clause 5 shall be read and construed and shall have effect subject to any limitation imposed by any applicable law.
Publicity and Results 6.1 The Participant irrevocably consents to:
6.1.1 his/her appearance in the Event being filmed, recorded, incorporated and exploited in whole or in part in any television programme, film, video or broadcast of whatever nature by all means and in all media and formats now or invented after the date of these Conditions; and
6.1.2 the use and reproduction of the Participant’s name, likeness, appearance and photographs, films and recordings by all means and in all media for the purpose of advertising, publicity and otherwise in relation to the exploitation of the Event (and future events) and/or the promotion of the Event (and future events) and the commercial rights relating to the Event (and future events) provided that such use does not imply direct endorsement by the Participant of any official sponsor or supplier of the Event.
6.2 Any film, photographs (by camera or mobile phone), or any other recording of moving or still picture, and all intellectual property in connection therewith (including but not limited to copyright) shall remain the property of the Event Organiser, and where such intellectual property does not automatically vest in the Event Organiser, these Conditions shall constitute a legally binding assignment thereof and/or the Participant shall sign all reasonable documentation required to give affect thereto. Accordingly any such recording shall not be used other than for private use without the Event Organiser’s prior written consent.
6.3 The Event Organiser will use best endeavours to provide an Event finish time for the Participant however it cannot be held responsible for any computer result anomalies or any technical malfunctions.
General 7.1 These Conditions (and the documents referred to in them) constitute the entire agreement and understanding of the parties and supersede any previous agreement between the parties relating to the Event. The Participant acknowledges and agrees that in submitting the Entry Form (and the documents referred to in it) it does not rely on, and shall have no remedy in respect of, any statement, representation, warranty, understanding, promise or assurance (whether negligently or innocently made) of any person (whether party to these Conditions or not) other than as expressly set out in these Conditions.
7.2 Nothing in these Conditions shall constitute or be deemed to constitute a partnership between the parties hereto or constitute or be deemed to constitute either party as agent of the other for any purpose whatsoever and neither party shall have authority or power to bind the other or to contract in the name of the other in any way or for any purpose.
7.3 No waiver by either party of a breach or a default hereunder shall be effective unless in writing and signed by both parties and any such waiver shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any subsequent breach or default of the same or similar nature.
7.4 To the extent permitted by law all provisions of these Conditions shall be severable and no provision shall be affected by the invalidity or unenforceability of any other provision with the remaining provisions if necessary, being so amended as shall be necessary to give effect to the spirit of these Conditions so far as possible.
7.5 These Conditions shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of Scotland and any dispute arising hereunder shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts.