Faq’s

How can you enter the event?
Please go online and register. You need to be 10 and over on the day of the event.
 How do I know if my online entry worked?
Visit the My Events page on https://myevents.active.com/ to check your entry.
 When do entries close?
Entries will automatically close on 30/03/17 @ 11:59pm or sooner if sold out.
 Can you send me some entry forms?
Sorry we only accept online entries.
 Can I enter over the phone?
No – please enter online.
 I have moved house/changed address since entering; can I change my contact details?
Visit the My Events page on https://myevents.active.com/ to manage your event registration. You can change your details at any time until 15th March @ 11:59pm.
 Can we pay / enter as a group / company?
Yes, the person entering can add additional walkers and pay with one credit/debit card.
 Are there entries on the day of the race?
Entry on the day is possible at £10 extra cost. We recommend advance online entry only.
 What is the minimum age to enter the race?
You must be at least 10 years old on race day to participate.
 Am I able to have a refund or deferral if I change my mind?
No, there will be no refunds once you have entered the walk and names cannot be changed after the 15th March transfer deadline.
 I am unable to walk can I give my number to someone else?
No transfers can be made after the deadline as your walking number is unique to you and enable our safety team to access the personal details you have supplied to us quickly, if needed on the day.
 Are you offering concession prices for entries?
No. We are unable to offer discounted entries other than those listed on the entry page.
 When will I receive the merchandise that I ordered with my walk entry?
Merchandise orders will be posted within four weeks of order.
 I didn’t order the event T-shirt when I entered the race, can I order one now?
Yes, click [ Here ] to pay for a T-shirt. T-shirts will be available on Walk Day from the Information Desk.
 I don’t live in the Milton Keynes. Can I still enter?
Yes, we welcome entrants from other towns and cities In England.
Do I have to pay a service fee on top of the entry price?
Yes, there is a service charge of 6.5% which goes directly to Active Networks to cover card processing for all entries.

MY WALK PACK

 When do I receive my walk number?
You will be received your walk number after registration.
 When can I collect my walk pack? 
You will be able to pick up your walk pack on the day of the event from the Information Desk at 8:00 .
 What should I do if I lose my walk number?
If you lose your walk number please visit the Information Desk on the morning of the race at Central Milton Keynes station. The Information Desk will be open from 08:00am. To have another walk number issued you must bring proof of registration and your ID this can be obtain from your email and bank statement.
 Will there be chip timing
No but you can download STRAVA app to know how many miles you covered and the duration.

TRAVEL

 What is the nearest train station to the race?
There are three train stations in Milton Keynes but the nearest one is Central Milton Keynes Station.
 Free Shuttle Bus to Milton Keynes Station?
Sorry, we do not currently offer a free shuttle bus to the station. We suggest you share a car with other walkers coming at the station.
 Can I book a coach from London?
Sorry we do not offer coach transfers from London.
 Where is the Information Desk situated?
The Information Desk will be at the train station.
What other facilities are at the train station?
You’ll find lots of activities and services at the train station including our charity and retail partners, First Aid, food and drink, massage and physio, toilets, a help desk and a wide range of entertainment.
 Will I be able to buy event merchandise at the station?
Yes, you can buy event merchandise event shop at the station.
 Will there be activities to entertain my family?
We are planning some entertainment on the day live band, face painting and dances.
Which charities does the Milton Keynes Walk support?
We are working hard to raise as much money as possible for the charities listed on our Walk for charity page. However, you can raise money for any charity you like.