The IRF has partnered with ARK Inflatables to offer one lucky winner two amazing ARK Inflatables 2021 whitewater crafts!
African River Kraft’s (ARK Inflatables) rafts are well known to the IRF and many people will recognise some of their famous designs and use in World Rafting Championships over the past decades. Our history with ARK started with the Camel White Water Challenges in the late 90s. You may also recognise the distinctive yellow on the rafts used in 2019’s IRF World Rafting Championships on the Tully river, Australia.
Continuing our long history with ARK, we are proud to offer an online auction for two of ARK’s most popular products. The ARK Inflatables 2021 Prawn Solo Adventurer (R1) for the intrepid explorer and the Croc (R2) for those who like to experience more with a friend.
The online auction is hosted on the 32auctions web platform which offers safe and secure bidding and payment services.
By placing the top bid in the online auction, the winner will receive 1x ARK Inflatables 2021 Croc (R2) and 1x ARK Inflatables 2021 Solo Adventurer Prawn (R1) (specifications below). The total retail value of this prize is over $1,200 USD.
Starting bid for the auction is just $100 USD with bid increments of just $2.
The ARK Inflatables 2021 auction prize:
1x Prawn Solo Adventurer
- Air chambers: 2 (tube and floor)
- Fully inflatable
- Grab lines
- Self bailing
- Weight: 8 kg
- Carrying capacity: 1 adult to 110kg
- Packed size: 50cm x 35cm x 35cm
- Included: Carry Bag, Hand Pump, Repair kit (glue excluded), 1 x split paddles
Dimensions and technical specifications:
Series: PR 245
Packed size: 50 x 35 x 35cm (8kg)
Tube diameter: 290mm side tubes
1x Croc (R2)
- Air-chambers – 3 (2 in tube and 1 in floor)
- Built in seats & foot cones
- Grab rails
- Weight: 23kg
- Carry handles for easy portage
- Steel D-rings for tying down rig
- Included: Carry Bag, Hand Pump, Repair kit (glue excluded), 2 x split paddles
Dimensions and technical specifications:
Packed size and weight: 75 x 50 x 50cm (23kg)
Tube diameter: 360mm
Pickup / Shipping Instructions:
- ARK Inflatables will ship the Croc & Prawn to the winner’s nearest international airport on a CIF basis (Cost, Insurance, Freight). This means that the winner must collect from or arrange collection from the nearest international airport. This will include any local taxes, duties or fees for customs, clearance and onward transport (if not collecting directly from the airport)
- The flight / waybill details will be emailed to the winner so that the inbound shipment can be tracked
- The waybill & shipping documentation includes the winner’s contact details, and most often the customs office will contact the responsible person when goods arrive
- The winner (or the winner’s freight agent/representative that the winner contracts), will need to arrange customs clearance and collection of the parcel at the customs office at the airport
- This will involve paying any local duties (if applicable in that jurisdiction), and taxes (eg VAT), and customs clearance fees
Starting bid for the auction is just $100 USD with bid increments of $2.
Auction ends in:
Terms and Conditions:
- The International Rafting Federation and ARK Inflatables hold no cause or remedy for any financial or other loss due to misuse of the products in this auction
- The winner accepts all responsibility for their use of the products and holds no liability to the International Rafting Federation or ARK Inflatables or their representatives
- The Terms of Service for the auction provider (32auctions) apply to all use and engagement with the auction platform
- By bidding in this auction, a bidder is indicating their agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions
- Route to bidding for the auction and details of how to enter are via the International Rafting Federation (IRF) website
- Bids in the raffle are made in advance through the 32auctions website. No cash or bids through any other means will be accepted. Once a bid is made, bidders will receive an email confirmation from 32auctions
- No tickets can be sold to, on behalf of, or for a person under the age of 18 years, or to any employees of the IRF or ARK Inflatables. A bid placed by an ineligible person is void, and cannot be a winning bid.
- The prize is as follows:
- The prize is as stated on the IRF website (www.internationalrafting.com/2020/11/ark-inflatables-2021) and no cash or other alternatives will be offered
- The prize is not transferable
- The winner will be the last bid placed prior to the auction closing.
- If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and offer it to the next placed bidder.
- The winner agrees to provide the use of their name and image in any publicity material. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the winner’s prior consent.
- Once the winner has been notified and put in contact with ARK Inflatables, the International Rafting Federation is no longer responsible for any inaccurate prize details supplied to the winner
- Monies raised by this auction will support the work of the International Rafting Federation as per published Bylaws
- The result of the auction is final. No correspondence will be entered into.
- Failure to comply with any of these terms and conditions may result in the disqualification of the bid. The International Rafting Federation reserves the right to disqualify any bid at their absolute discretion.
- If for any reason a bidder wishes to make a complaint or dispute, contact firstname.lastname@example.org and put in subject line ‘COMPLAINT’
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