TERMS & CONDITIONS
The below Terms & Conditions applies to all the
charity's advertised events, its participants, donors and/or applicants.
Please note that there are additional T&Cs, other than
the below, which applies specifically to the Virgin Money London Marathon and
the New York City Marathon. For the Virgin Money London Marathon and the New
York City Marathon additional T&Cs please see the relevant application form
or booking form.
As a participant/applicant I agree, accept and understand the
following: Entry Fees, Registration Fees and donations given to the charity are
A guaranteed entry means that the entry is an official event
entry it does not mean that the entry is guaranteed to be allocated, by the
charity, to a participant/s and/or applicant/s. Get Kids Going! reserves the
right to allocate its event entries to participants and/or applicants as it so
If the charity has
subsidised a participantís entry fee for an event and the participant has been
entered into the event and they have received confirmation of this. If then,
after the entry deadline, the participant informs the charity that they are no
longer able to participate in the event for whatever reason and the participant
has not fundraised or given a donation/s to the charity equivalent to the full
cost of their entry amount, the charity reserves the right to take the balance
of the entry fee cost, which the charity has already paid, from the
participantís credit/debit card. This is to prevent the charity from
being in debt from such circumstances.
The charity reserves the right to advertise any of its
events or supply information etc., either on line or off line, for as long as
it requires and/or to include or exclude specific text, dates etc. within its advertisements,
for as long as it requires so long as the advertisement, information and/or
text given is legal. Please note information on the charity's website is
subject to change at any time.
The charity will, naturally, endeavour to keep any dates, information
etc. advertised up to date, as much as possible, but it should be noted that
the charity cannot guarantee that any/or all of the information it gives,
either on line or off line, will be up to date and/or relevant at the time of
Donations kindly given to the charity cannot, under any
circumstances, be refunded or returned either to a participant/s and/or a
Get Kids Going! is not and/or cannot be responsible for any
participant/s and/or applicant/s who decides to book any travel and/or
accommodation etc. without having received written confirmation from the
charity that the participant/s and/or applicant/s is entered for the event or
has been allocated one of the charity's entries into the event. This also
applies to all non-participant/s connected, in any way, to the participant/s
The charity reserves the right to request that any overseas
participant and/or applicant (ie. any person living or working outside the UK)
gives their; entry fee, registration fee and/or kind donation/s (in full) to
the charity before the charity agrees to allocate the participant and/or
applicant one of its event entry places.
All participants agree and accept the terms and conditions
of entry and agree that the event organisers, and/or Get Kids Going! shall not
be liable for any death, personal injury, cancellation of the event or
cancellation of any part of the event, or loss or damage etc. as a consequence
of a participant's participation in the event.
All participants accept that they participate in the event
at their own risk.
The official event terms and conditions are available from
the event organisers - please see official event website.
The participant agrees to inform Get Kids Going!
immediately, and before the event, if they think that they will not be able to
participate in the event due to; injury, illness, or if they are unable to
raise or donate the amount they have pledged or for any other reason/s.
All participants agree to inform Get Kids Going! if any
information they have given to the charity changes or if any of their
circumstances change in any way which may prevent them from achieving their
fundraising target/s or taking part in the event.
The charity asks all its accepted participants to kindly
keep the charity updated regarding their fundraising and training progress on
at least a monthly basis, or less if possible, starting from the time the
charity confirms the participant's entry into the event.
Get Kids Going! reserves the right to withdraw a
participant's entry into the event if it considers that the participant is
failing to meet the charity's minimum fundraising target (if the charity has
set a fundraising target) within the charity's timeframe - i.e. to have donated
or sent all kind donations to the charity within one month after the event day
or before. This excludes entry fees, registration fees and gift aid.
The charity will endeavour to, by its best ability and
working with the information given by the participant, make contact, by email
and telephone, with a participant if it has any concerns about the
participant's fundraising progress prior to withdrawing a participant's entry
from the event.
Get Kids Going! reserves the right to; refuse any person,
withdraw any person's allocated entry place if the charity considers it
necessary at any time and/or hold a ballot of applications or enter any person
into such ballot at any time without providing any reason for doing so.
Get Kids Going! reserves the right to allocate its entry
places to applicants/persons as the charity considers appropriate and without
question. No person shall hold any right, whatsoever, to a Get Kids Going!
entry. If, for some reason, any of the charityís events become oversubscribed
then the charity reserves the right to allocate its entries as it considers
Online fees, card fees, other fees and/or Gift Aid cannot be
included in any participant's fundraising/ donations or payments given to Get
All participants should be aware that any donations that are
given to the charity, by themselves or their sponsors or donors, cannot be
refunded or returned, under any circumstances, even if the participant is
unable to participate in the event for whatever reason. The charity asks that
all its participants inform any kind donors or sponsors of the above.
The charity advises that all its entered participants to
start their fundraising immediately upon confirmation of their entry into the
event and set up an online giving page at Virgin Money Giving or Just Giving.
If the participant is setting up a joint online fundraising
page, the charity kindly asks that the participant informs us of such for
accounting purposes. Please email us on [email protected]
The participant and/or applicant agree/s to participate in
the event only in aid of Get Kids Going! and when accepted on the Get Kids
Going! Team (and allocated one of the charity's event entries) the participant
and/or applicant will not participate for, or change to, another charity or
organisation before the event. The charity reserves the right to withdraw a
participant's entry or refuse to allocate one of its entries to a participant/s
and/or applicant/s if the participant/s and/or applicant/s participates or
plans to participate in the event for another charity or organisation. The
charity requests that all its applicants/participants will kindly inform the
charity if they intend to use one of the charity's entries to participate in an
event for another charity or organisation other than Get Kids Going!.
All participants agree to fulfil their stated
fundraising/donation amount and send the amount to the charity within one month
after the event day or before.
Get Kids Going! reserves the right to change the values of
its entry fees, registration fees and/or fundraising target/s at any time if it
so requires or decides.
The charity advises all participants to be insured for both
participation in the event and/or travel, illness, injury, accommodation,
personal goods etc. especially if the participant is taking part in an event
overseas - ie. not within the UK.
If any participant requires the official event terms and conditions we kindly advise participants to visit the
official event website where the official event terms and conditions should be
Get Kids Going! reserves the right to change its Terms and
Conditions when the charity considers it necessary.
If you require more information or help concerning the above
please contact Get Kids Going! on - [email protected]