Keep calm and carry on with ViewRanger's Great British Bank Holiday Competition

Posted on 08/08/2013

Ice cream_caption.jpgWhat does the August Bank Holiday in the great outdoors mean to you? It could be anything from relaxing with friends in beautiful scenery, mountain biking in the fells, to a soggy tent and ice creams in the rain!


Whatever you get up to, using the ViewRanger app will turn your phone into an outdoors sat nav and keep you on track. ViewRanger is free to download, comes with lots of useful maps and gives you access to the biggest guidebook in the UK.


Just send us a picture that encapsulates the ‘Great British Bank Holiday’ and we will enter you for a chance to win a ViewRanger Survival Kit including Ordnance Survey mapping for the entire British Isles (worth £89.99) – the perfect accompaniment to any outdoor activity.


Competition prize for best photograph


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The winner will receive a ViewRanger Bank Holiday survival kit. 


This will contain ViewRanger credits to download 1:50,000 Ordnance Survey Mapping for the entire British Isles, which is searchable by postcode or grid reference, and a PowerMonkey Explorer solar powered battery charger to keep your phone topped up when away from home (see picture - prize does not include phone). 


We will also throw in a thermos flask, pack of playing cards and a foil survival blanket - as you never know with the British weather!


5 runners up will receive £30 of credit to spend on Ordnance Survey mapping, international premium mapping or guided routes from a choice of over 400 brands.


How to enter


To enter simply take a photo during your Great British Bank Holiday, and send it to us via a post on our Facebook site or a tweet on our twitter feed. All entries on either site must contain the hashtag #ViewRangerBankHoliday.  The results will announced on Facebook and twitter so follow us to see if you have won.


Paddling_caption.jpgAll entries must be sent by 1st September 2013, at which point the photographs will be judged and the winners announced on the blog shortly after. By entering all entrants agree to ViewRanger using their photos i.e. on social media and the ViewRanger blog.


This Great British Bank Holiday competition encapsulates real ‘British spirit’ to keep calm and carry on – regardless of the weather, and this competition ensures that spirit is celebrated.


We hope you enjoy your weekend and we look forward to seeing what a Bank Holiday means for you. 

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