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Old 01 November 2012, 16:03   #31
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Yes would love to do it but it is a big outlay
Yep it sure is. I'm not sure if I can do it yet, but thinking about it. Money is a biggy, as you say it would £3k between 2 of you.
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Old 01 November 2012, 16:43   #32
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but I don't really see what the entry fee is for
For anyone taking part in this - make sure you find out the answer to this question - I did the RIB International Round Scotland back in 08 and got shag all for our entry fee - not even a sticker
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For anyone taking part in this - make sure you find out the answer to this question - I did the RIB International Round Scotland back in 08 and got shag all for our entry fee - not even a sticker
You got some good photos though.
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Old 01 November 2012, 18:13   #34
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You got some good photos though.
It was the RIB that was the star
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Yep it sure is. I'm not sure if I can do it yet, but thinking about it. Money is a biggy, as you say it would £3k between 2 of you.
You can't manage time to get round Anglesey when you organise it ....
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You can't manage time to get round Anglesey when you organise it ....
Ouch.... lol
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paul i m probably in, just a bit afraid of costing, need to ride to west of france, than ferry france ireland, than in income fee (quiet huge) petrol, accomodation etc...
but i will be in ! bit excited

all let us know if you re in !!!!
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guys, just received email from HMS, round ireland is 935NM - 8 days from kilmore quay to kilmore quay - 1st overnight at dublin.
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For anyone taking part in this - make sure you find out the answer to this question - I did the RIB International Round Scotland back in 08 and got shag all for our entry fee - not even a sticker
here is the answer :
8 months event organisation and event administration
Event logistics and route planning
Liaison with local authorities such as, harbour masters, Coastguard, lifesaving groups etc,
Establishing equipment supplier offers for entrants
Event promotion in PBR
Global event promotion via Carswell Gould PR Agency
Approaches to accommodation establishments and Irish Tourist Board to assist entrants with such requirements
Provision of vehicle and tow-a-van with driver as land support
Screening of all applications made
The organisation of event safety boats along with their oversight
Scrutineering plus the assembling and oversight of qualified personnel to undertake this
Creation and distribution of all information to entrants and press regarding the event
Daily briefing sessions to all crews during event and oversight of ‘buddy’ arrangements
Daily organisational duties to assist teams during event
Daily gathering of information for various awards
Providing of and presentation of awards to entrants/teams in their various categories
3rd Party event insurance
Teams are responsible for their own fuel, equipment, 3rd Party and life cover insurance and accommodation/food requirements.
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