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Win one of six AMK Emergency Bivvy bags Winners

© Burton McCall
Thank you to everyone who entered. The missing word was 'taped' and the winners, who will all receive an AMK Emergency Bivvy bag, are:

  • Graham Clark, Staffordshire
  • Daniel Hodgson, Kendal
  • Susan Lewis, Bromsgrove
  • Darren McMaster, Ramsgate
  • Topher Dagg, Edinburgh
  • Jim Rogers, Chorlton

THIS COMPETITION IS CLOSED.

The AMK Emergency Bivvy is windproof, waterproof and will keep you warm if forced to spend a night outside this winter. Just stuff one in your rucksack and if you are late and the weather closes in, it is there ready for you to climb into and hunker down.

Adventure Medical Kits have six Emergency Heatsheets Bivvy to give away.

COMPETITION

All you have to do is watch Brian Brawdy in the video below talking about the Adventure Medical Kits Emergency Heatsheets Bivvy and complete the sentence below with the missing word.

'MISSING WORD seams keep the wind and water out.'

Send the missing word, your name and address to Burton McCall at this email address: ukccomp@burton-mccall.co.uk by next Wednesday (8th December) and we will announce the winners the day after.

See more emergency gear from Adventure Medical Kits at www.adventuremedicalkits.com

Adventure Medical Kits Emergency Bivvy #1 Adventure Medical Kits Heatsheets Emergency Bivvy: £13.95 Heatsheets material is a quieter, more durable material than traditional mylar blankets.

  • Easily repairable
  • Rip resistant
  • Reflects 90% of your body heat
  • Taped seams
  • Windproof
  • Waterproof

The Emergency Bivvy weighs just 108g (3.8oz) and comes in a handy stuff sack, so you won't even notice it in your pack.

Ideal for a wide range of outdoor activities including hiking, climbing and mountain biking the Bivvy reflects 90% of your body's heat. So if you are forced to spend an unexpected night in the outdoors this could be the only thing between surviving and not.

Paul Warman and a friend survived for 56 hours on Bugaboo Spire in Canada, awaiting rescue in an Adventure Medical Kits Heatsheets Bivvy, sliced in half to cover them both!

In Paul's own words...

“As a climber who tends to be a bit on the cheap side, I had seen your bivvies before the climb and thought that they were too expensive. Following my experience on Bugaboo Spire, I don't even let friends go out without an Adventure Medical Kits Emergency Bivvy on trips. If they complain about the price, I calmly pose the question, “How much is your life worth?” and then slap a new one in their hands. Because there is no doubt that the durability of the silver ones just doesn't hold up.”

Available in the UK at most outdoor shops.



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