Can I enter a team?
Yes you can! We encourage the entry of teams whether it’s a work team, sports team or even just a few mates. Come up with a team name and maybe even a fancy dress theme!
Can I enter now and my friends join my team later?
Yes! You can set up a team by clicking “Enter Now” link on the homepage and set your team up. You will create a pin code so your friends can join you at a later date! Please note that everyone must enter themselves, you cannot group book as each individual must read and agree to the Yorkshire Warrior disclaimer!
How much is it to enter?
The price varies depending on when you enter (the earlier you enter, the cheaper it is). Entries on the day are £60
What if I don’t get the same start time as my team mates?
If for any reason you don’t manage to get into the same wave as your friends then don’t worry, you will be able to start at the same time. Just email us prior to the event day. After all Yorkshire Warrior is all about the team! Please be aware that the wave time you select when entering MAY NOT be your final wave time. Wave times will depend on participant numbers.
Am I eligible to participate?
If you’re male, female, over the age of 16 on the day of the event then you are eligible for Yorkshire Warrior! Subject to the signing of the Participants Agreement and the Waiver Form then you are welcome to take part.
What is the deadline for registration?
The earlier you register, the cheaper it will be! The deadline for registration for Yorkshire Warrior 13th April, Ripley Castle is Wednesday 10th April. If you miss the deadline then you will still be enter on the day at a cost of £60 (cash only)
Can I get a refund?
No, we do not offer refunds regardless of circumstance, this is made clear in the participant’s agreement. If you can not take part then you can change the name of the application for a £10 administration fee.
Can the size of team change?
Yes you can of course. However, we have set discounts for different team sizes and you must reach the minimum requirements.
Name Change Facility
If for any reason you are unable to take part in Yorkshire Warrior after registering, you are able to do a ‘Name Change’. This enables you to swap your entry to another person. There is a £10 administration fee for this facility and it is a legal requirement for the new participant to agree to the disclaimer and other Terms and Conditions. If you fail to follow the correct criteria when switching to a new participant, then the new participant will NOT be authorised to take part in the event.
Registering a Name Change
If you are no longer able to take part in the event, please email us with your name and registered email address, as well as the FULL NAME and email address of the new person that is going to be taking your place. Once we receive this email we will remove you from our entry list and will reply with a discount code for the new participant to enter for £10.
PLEASE NOTE THAT YOUR NAME WILL REMAIN ON EVENTBRITE, HOWEVER YOUR ENTRY WILL BE INVALID.
Minimum Age to take part
The minimum age to take part in Yorkshire Warrior Challenge is 16 years.
The minimum age for Junior Yorkshire Warrior is 8yrs - 15yrs
Am I fit enough to participate?
Yorkshire warrior is a tough event that requires certain levels of physical strength & fitness as well as mental determination. There is however a large amount of allocated time to complete the course so you can do it at your own pace.
Can I wear fancy dress?
Of course you can! As long as it’s not going to compromise yours or anyone else’s safety. You may even win the best dressed Warrior prize!
What is included in the entry fee?
The entry fee includes a Yorkshire Warrior T-Shirt which you should wear with pride on completion of the event, plus some great entertainment on the day.
Can I bring friends and family to watch?
Yes of course, Yorkshire Warrior is a fun family day and we encourage friends (if they’re too soft to take part) to come and watch!
Will food and drink be available on site?
Food and drink will be available to purchase on the day of the event, please bring enough cash with you as there are no cash machines on site.
What should I bring?
You will need suitable running shoes and clothing and a towel. It is vital that you bring warm clothes for after the event. There will be food vendors and a bar at the Event Village. There is no cash machine on site so please make sure you bring enough cash with you.
Do we pay for parking?
There is a £5 fee per car at Yorkshire Warrior, cash only accepted.
Can spectators come and watch?
Spectators are very welcome to come and watch the event and enjoy the event.
Are dogs allowed?
No, dogs are not permitted due to deer and wildlife situated at Ripley Castle Estate.
What should I wear?
You will require running gear, making sure your trainers are securely fastened! We would also advise you to wear something that you would be happy to lose of damage during the run! A full change of warm clothes is essential along with a towel for when you have finished the run.
What time does everything start on the day?
The event starts at 9am, you will be advised about your personal start time 1 week prior to the event day. It is advised that you arrive at least an hour before your start time.
What if I can’t complete an obstacle?
If there are any obstacles that you are not comfortable with then feel free to skip them. There is no shame in missing out an obstacle, although if you are missing out obstacles just to improve their time then you are only cheating yourself!
Is there a time limit?
No, but stewards and event personnel will judge if struggling participants are fit to continue.
What is the registration process on the day of the event?
You are advised to get to the event at least one hour before your start time. You will be asked to complete a waiver form, please print and bring with you on the day to reduce registration time. Race numbers and timing chips will be collected on the day of the event. The registration area will be well sign posted on the day of the event.
Will there be water available?
Water will be available at various designated areas along the course, making sure you keep well hydrated.
Will Yorkshire Warrior be cancelled due to bad weather?
Yorkshire Warrior will not be cancelled due to weather conditions unless they are extreme and deemed too dangerous for the event to go ahead. Rain adds to the fun!
What if I get injured?
First aid will be present on the day of the event, Yorkshire Warrior does everything possible to ensure the event is safe although there are the obvious risks involved with participating in such events.
Is there somewhere I can leave my valuables?
There will be a valuables drop located next to registration, items are left at the owner's risk..
How long is the course?
The Yorkshire Warrior course in April is either 10k or 15k over numerous obstacles.
Can I raise money for charity?
Yorkshire Warrior is supporting Martin House Children's Hospice and The Leeds Children's Transplant Team this year but you are of course free to support a charity of your choice through fund raising for the event.