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Pirates on the Prom (World Record Attempt)
Sun 27 August 2017, 12:00 – 19:00 BST
Join us in a new attempt to break the ‘Largest Gathering of Pirates’ world record. This page is to register your attendance and you will need to pay your participation fee of £2 per head on arrival at the site.
The event is scheduled to take place on 27th August with activity, re-enactments, funfair and entertainment throughout the bank holiday weekend, please register your place and read the rules!
1. All participants must be dressed as a pirate.
2. All costumes must clearly resemble a pirate and consist of the following: a. pirate style hat (or bandana/kerchief) b. an accessory: sword, hook, musket, skull and crossbones flag, parrot, or eye patch c. appropriate shirt: striped shirt, white t-shirt or shirt d. appropriate trousers: pantaloons, tatty trousers or rolled-up trousers
3. All participants must be in position simultaneously and remain so for a minimum of 10 minutes.
4. A loud start and finish signal recognised by all participants must be used. Two experienced timekeepers (e.g. from a local athletics club) must time the attempt with stopwatches accurate to 0.01 seconds. 5. All participants must wear the costume for the entirety of the attempt from 4pm.
FULL RULES HERE
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, just bring yourself and your pirate outfit. This booking system is just to help us guage the number of people coming and allows us to send any neccessary pre-event information.
How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
Anyone is welcome (but you will need to be over 18 to purchase alcohol).