WIN a Calvert Exmoor break

Win 1 of 3 breaks to Calvert Exmoor with our social media competition

There’s never been a better time to be following us on Facebook or Instagram, because we’re hosting a competition that embarks on an unforgettable journey through the outdoors with adventure activities and sports.

We are thrilled to announce our adventure photo competition, inviting everyone of all ages and abilities to share their most favourite outdoor activity, sport or exercise.

How to enter

Capture the essence of your favorite outdoor activity, sport or exercise in a photo or video.

To be in with a chance of winning a Calvert Exmoor break, simply:

  • Follow us on Facebook or Instragram
  • Post a photo or video on Facebook or Instagram of you or your family enjoying your favourite outdoor activity, sport or exercise
  • Include a short description of what is taking place, explaining why the shown outdoor activity, sport or exercise is your absolute favourite
  • Tag Calvert Exmoor in your Facebook or Instagram post so we can see it
  • Add the hashtag #WhatUCanDo

Multiple entries are encouraged, but each post must be original with a unique image and description every time.

Who can participate?

Our competition is open to everyone, and we would like to see plenty of entries from individuals with disabilities inline with Calvert Exmoor being a specialist, fully accessible, activity centre for people with disabilities.

At Calvert Exmoor, we believe that the great outdoors should be accessible to all, and we’re passionate about creating inclusive experiences for adventurers of all abilities.

A favourite outdoor activity, sport or exercise could be any number of things and will be unique to each person; horse riding, or running, or climbing, or swimming, or wheelchair racing, or dancing, or football, or even a trip through the woods. Everyone is unique, so whatever you class as your favourite activity, we want to see and read about it.

Share those photos of yourself or your family enjoying your favorite outdoor adventure and tell us why it holds a special place in your heart.

What’s the prize?

Three lucky winners will each receive a short break to Calvert Exmoor for up to four people, to be taken in winter 2024 or spring 2025. Enjoy 2 nights of accommodation, three activity sessions on site, hot meals, and use of the facilities such as the swimming pool. Activities could include abseiling, climbing, zip-wire, archery, biking, canoeing, rafting or possibly horse riding.

Judging criteria

Our panel of judges will be evaluating entries based on the quality of the picture and description combined:

  • Is your photo clear and concise, capturing the essence and passion of your chosen activity?
  • Does your description effectively state why this activity is appealing to you and why you love it?

Remember to tag Calvert Exmoor and use the hashtag #WhatUCanDo to ensure your entry is considered.

Let the adventure begin!

Whether you’re scaling new heights, chasing sunsets, or simply enjoying the tranquility of the great outdoors, we can’t wait to see your adventures.

It’s time to head on over to your Facebook or Instagram page to enter! 

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Full terms and conditions

These are the Terms and Conditions for the Calvert Exmoor (“Calvert”) social media competition from June to August 2024 (“competition”).

  1. Entry

All entries are through Facebook and Instagram only.

To enter, the Facebook or Instagram account holder must create a post with the following:

  1. A picture or video of them or their family enjoying their favourite outdoor activity, sport or exercise
    • It is not up to Calvert to define what outdoor activities, sports and exercises are
    • Calvert will leave it up to individuals to decide what they class as outdoor activities, sports and exercises, which will be varied and unique to each person
  2. A short description that explains:
    • What is taking place in the picture
    • Why the shown outdoor activity, sport or exercise is the entries’ favourite
    • Any other additional information to sum up the activity or fun information individuals wish to share
  3. A Tag of Calvert Exmoor OR a comment mentioning Calvert Exmoor
  4. The competition hashtag #WhatUCanDo
  5. Ensure the participant is following Calvert Exmoor on Facebook or Instagram depending on which platform they used to enter

Any entries that are missing one or more of these components will not be moved to the judging stage.

The post must not be deleted for the duration of the competition until after 11.59 pm on the 31st of August 2024.

Entries must be received by 11.59 pm on the 31st of August 2024. Any tags, comments or posts used to enter after this time will not be counted. This date can be changed by Calvert at any point.

Calvert are happy to accept multiple entries, but each entry must be a new, unique post. Each entry must contain the same 4 components with a different picture/video and wording each time.

Calvert holds no responsibility for failed tags or comments.

Ages: Entries of any age can enter, but anyone 17 or younger should enter with parental or guardian permission. If a winner is 17 or younger then a parent or guardian will be required to claim the prize and book their break; due to Calvert’s booking polices, only those aged 18 or older can book a break. Calvert takes no responsibility for the ages of individuals featured in any pictures or videos used to enter at the users discretion.

Entrants must be a UK resident. Any winners found not to be UK residents will forfeit their prize, a new winner may be selected as Calvert sees fit.

Employees of Calvert, or their immediate family, cannot enter the competition. Any winners who are discovered to be employees or immediate family of Calvert will forfeit their prize, a new winner may be selected as Calvert sees fit.

By entering this competition, participants agree that Calvert has the right to share the photos or videos in Calvert’s own social media or marketing as Calvert sees fit.

  1. Judging and winners

All valid entries will be collated and presented to a judging panel on or after 1st of September 2024.

The panel will be made up of Calvert staff with more details provided at the time.

The panel of judges will be evaluating entries based on the quality of the picture and description combined, considering:

  • Is the photo clear and concise, capturing the essence and passion of the chosen activity?
  • Does the description effectively state why this activity is enjoyed by taking part?

Three winners will be selected and the reasoning for their selection will be made available.

Once all 3 winners have been selected, each winner will be contacted by Calvert with confirmation of their win, using the social media account used when entering.

It is up to the entry to ensure their personal Facebook or Instagram settings allow Calvert to message them.

Any winner who cannot be contacted, or who fails to respond within a month, will forfeit their prize. A new winner may be selected or the prize will be void as Calvert sees fit.

The results and reasoning behind them are final and no correspondence will be entered into.

  1. The prizes

There are 3 identical prizes to be won.

The prize is a 2-night break at the Calvert Exmoor centre in North Devon, for up to 4 people.

A 2-night break is classed as a ‘short break’ on the Calvert website. It consists of:

  • Arriving either on a Monday OR Wednesday OR Friday and stay for 2 nights
  • 3 activity sessions, catering for any ability or disability
  • Fully accessible accommodation
  • Meals
  • Use of the centre facilities such as the swimming pool

The 2-night break is to be taken before 1st June 2025.

Each winner will be contacted with details about breaks by phone and email, with Calvert’s guest services team on hand to answer questions.

  1. General

Calvert has the right to change or cancel the competition as they see fit, at any point without notice, if deemed necessary and if circumstances arise outside of Calvert’s control.

Changes may include but are not limited to: entry requirements, the judges, how the winners are selected, and these Terms and Conditions.

If Calvert cancels the competition, information as to why will be provided on their website.

In the event of an error or change, which affects the competition in any way, however it was caused, obvious or otherwise, Calvert reserves the right to administer the competition as though no error or change occurred.