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    The Big Six Challenge!

    Tackle six of the UK's biggest rollercoasters at the Alton Towers Resort and come back for FREE on selected dates in September. Are you up for the challenge?

    First up, download the Alton Towers Resort App from the App Store for iOS, or Google Play Store for Android. Now for the fun part: track your progress via the application and take on the mission of riding six of the UK's biggest rollercoasters; The Smiler, TH13TEEN, Rita, Oblivion, Nemesis and Galactica.

    Once you've completed the challenge, follow the instructions in the app to claim your FREE ticket to return to the Alton Towers Resort on weekdays between 6th and 30th September 2017. But that's not all - share your selfies from completing the challenge, and you can win a hotel stay!

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    Let's check out the rides you'll have to take on to get your FREE ticket!

    The Smiler at Alton Towers Resort

    The Smiler

    Traverse the twisting tracks of The Smiler at sensational speeds of 85km per hour. It's the world's first 14-loop rollercoaster, it'll get your head in a spin!

    TH13TEEN at Alton Towers Resort

    TH13TEEN

    Venture deep into the dark woods to experience the world's first freefall rollercoaster. You'll be dipping and diving in every direction, leading into the ancient crypt to face the horror that lies within.

    Rita at Alton Towers Resort

    Rita

    If speed is your thing, then Rita is for you! From 0 to 100km per hour in 2.8 seconds, you'll have to hold on tight to escape the Dark Forest, navigating twists and turns at a lightning pace.

    Oblivion at Alton Towers Resort

    Oblivion

    Oblivion will put your fears to the test as you face the world's first vertical drop rollercoaster. The wind will rush through your hair as you cling on through the 180ft drop, hold on tight!

    Nemesis at Alton Towers Resort

    Nemesis

    Climb on board the classic Nemesis at Alton Towers Resort, Europe's first inverted rollercoaster. You'll journey through the rocks and rivers of the Forbidden Valley with extraordinary speeds and spins.

    Galactica at Alton Towers Resort

    Galactica

    Head on a journey out of this world with Galactica, the universe's first rollercoaster fully dedicated to Virtual Reality. Utilising the latest technology, it's an unforgettable experience.


    This competition/event is hosted and operated by Alton Towers Resort

    The Big Six Challenge - Terms & conditions

    The challenge can only be completed by riding all 6 coasters (The Smiler, TH13TEEN, Rita, Oblivion, Nemesis and Galactica). The challenge finishes on 31st August 2017.

    The challenge must be completed using the QR codes at each ride exit. Alton Towers Resort will not be responsible for confirming that individuals have completed the ride. On completion, guests will receive a notification and be entitled to one free return day on the theme park (valid for one day entry during the period 6th - 30th September 2017, excluding weekends).

    Each user will need to pre-book the free ticket using a link provided and also show the completed challenge screen to a member of staff when entering the theme park. Each App user will also be able to purchase 3 additional discounted theme park tickets at £30 for an adult and £25 for a child aged 3-11. No other alternative will be offered. In the event that one of the Big 6 rides is non-operational for a full day, Alton Towers Resort will provide an alternative QR code for guests to scan and complete the challenge.

    Guests will also have the opportunity to enter two competitions: be one of the first to ride SW8 (including overnight stay) and share your selfie to win an overnight stay at Alton Towers Resort.



    Free entry terms and conditions:

    Offer covers one day theme park entry for one person and must be pre-booked. Valid from 6th - 30th September 2017 excluding weekends and secondary ticketed events (e.g. concerts).

    Dates subject to change: check opening dates & times before your visit at altontowers.com. Each STRONG participant must have both the pre-booked ticket and completed App to gain free entry to the theme park. The offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or concession, ticket is not valid at Alton Towers Hotels, Enchanted Village (Woodland Lodges, Tree Houses and Tree Top Quest), Waterpark, Spa or Golf, and does not include early ride time. The Alton Towers Resort reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to refuse entry and to close and/or alter all or any part of the facilities including closure of rides and/or attractions for technical, operational, health and safety or other reasons including over-capacity. Size, height, weight, age restrictions and medical warnings apply to certain rides and attractions. Visitors under 12 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years of age or over at the Alton Towers Resort.

    Tickets are non-transferable, not for resale and there is no cash alternative.



    Discounted entry terms and conditions:

    Offer entitles the App user to up to three discounted theme park tickets (£30 adult/£25 children aged 3-11). Valid from 6th - 30th September 2017 excluding weekends and secondary ticketed events (e.g. concerts).

    Dates subject to change: check opening dates & times before your visit at altontowers.com. Each STRONG participant must have both the pre-booked tickets and completed App to gain discounted entry to the theme park. The offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or concession, ticket is not valid at Alton Towers Hotels, Enchanted Village (Woodland Lodges, Tree Houses and Tree Top Quest), Waterpark, Spa or Golf, and does not include early ride time. The Alton Towers Resort reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to refuse entry and to close and/or alter all or any part of the facilities including closure of rides and/or attractions for technical, operational, health and safety or other reasons including over capacity. Size, height, weight, age restrictions and medical warnings apply to certain rides and attractions.

    Visitors under 12 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years of age or over at the Alton Towers Resort. Tickets are non-transferable, not for resale and there is no cash alternative.



    The App SW8 Check In competition:

    On completing the check in, participants will also receive a notification to check in at the SW8 construction site in Mutiny Bay for the chance to win an exclusive opportunity to the one of the first to ride SW8 when it launches. Prize also includes an overnight stay.

    Terms and conditions
    Prize covers one night's accommodation for up to 4 guests in a standard room in the Alton Towers Hotel. Prize also includes breakfast and one day theme park entry for up to 4 guests on the SW8 opening day (you will be notified at least 2 weeks in advance of the opening date). Entrance to Tree Top Quest, Waterpark, Extraordinary Golf and Spa are not included in the prize.

    Limited number of competition prize rooms available on any one night and subject to availability. Not valid in conjunction with any other offer. For accommodation purposes only one guest must be aged 18+. Identification will be required upon check-in. Check-in can be made from 3pm onwards. Prizes do not include travel to or from Alton Towers Resort, in-room movies and phone calls. All other expenses are the responsibility of the winner and guests. Prizes are non-transferable, not for resale and there is no cash alternative.



    The App Selfie Competition

    Share a selfie at the completion point/board for a chance to win an overnight stay at the Alton Towers Resort.

    Terms and conditions
    Prize covers one night's accommodation for up to 4 guests in a standard room in the Alton Towers Hotel. Prize also includes breakfast and one day theme park entry for up to 4 guests. Entrance to Tree Top Quest, Waterpark, Extraordinary Golf and Spa are not included in the prize. Limited number of competition prize rooms available on any one night and subject to availability.

    Not valid in conjunction with any other offer. Valid until 4th October 2017, excluding secondary ticketed events (e.g. concerts). For accommodation purposes only one guest must be aged 18+. Identification will be required upon check-in. Check-in can be made from 3pm onwards. Prizes do not include travel to or from Alton Towers Resort, in-room movies and phone calls. All other expenses are the responsibility of the winner and guests. Prizes are non-transferable, not for resale and there is no cash alternative.


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