Peak Assault 50th Festival: 13th – 15th October 2017…

50 Years for £50

We have now released the preliminary entry information for Peak Assault 2017, the 50th Festival of Peak Assault.

As you all know we have made some changes to this years competition, these have been made to encourage more entries, and bring more people to the event to help us celebrate this amazing milestone in the history of Hertfordshire Scouts. There will also be some extra additions to the weekend, to make The 50th Festival of Peak Assault something very special.

  • The Peak Assault 50th Festival will be held in North Wales over the weekend of 13th – 15th October 2017
  • Reduced £50 entry fee for all competitors, £45 supporter fee
  • Entries welcome from all Adults in Scouting, Ex-Members & Friends (Scout Association Membership is not necessary), revitalise those old Venture Scout teams!
  • Traditional Hill and Mountain course, open to Explorer Teams, Explorer Training Teams, Network Teams and Senior Teams
    • Reduction of kit required to be carried while on the hill, additional kit will be transported for Teams to Overnight Site (Scout & Explorer Teams)
  • Lowland and Woodland course, open to all classes with a special invite to Scout Teams from each District
    • Limited kit requirement, and reduced kit standard for Lowland course
  • Due to an anticipated rule change within TSA not being adopted, minimum group sizes for the senior/network competition remains at 4.
  • Evening meal provided for all Adults, whether at Base Camp or Overnight site
  • VIP Special guests and some of the founders of Peak Assault attending throughout the weekend
  • History of Peak Assault, Peak Assault Bar and Networking opportunity on Saturday evening at Base Camp
  • Entertainment and Special activities for competitors at Overnight Site
  • Full kit lists for all classes will be released during April.

All information you’ll need to consider entering can be found in the General Information found below. You’ll need to register your team entry and pay a deposit to secure your place in Peak Assault 2017. The registration form can also be found below. There is the option to order the very exclusive Peak Assault Buff included on the registration form.

Closing date for entries (all details submitted), and final balances to be paid by 16th September 2017.

An entry consists of a complete set of the following documents fully completed with all required information

It should also be paired with the appropriate payments.

Entries can be submitted electronically via email to hpa@hertfordshirescouts.org.uk

If you have any questions at all, please email hpa@hertfordshirescouts.org.uk

Please do not miss out on being part of this fantastic event. Relive those old memories, meet old friends, make new friends, above all come and enjoy yourself.

To keep up to date with all the developments on this years event, follow our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/peakassault/ , share those old memories with us on our special 50th Anniversary Group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/316797855361816/

Forms & Information

C1 General Information 2017 (PDF)

Kit List 2017 V2 (current version is HPA 2017 V2 25092017)

E1 Explorer Team List 2017 (Excel) for Explorer/Scout competitions

S1 Senior Team List 2017 (Excel) for Network/Senior competitions

C2 Healthform (PDF)

C2 Healthform (DOC)

E3 Dear Parent 2017 an introduction to Peak Assault for parents / new competitors

E4 Dear Leader 2017 an introduction to Peak Assault for leaders / team organisers

Final Instructions 2017

Competition Instructions Scout and Explorer 2017

Competition Instructions Network and Senior 2017

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