Near: Histon, Cambridge
Level of event: Local
Type of event: Race
- Postcode: CB24 9LX *
- Lat,Lng: 52.24640,0.11407
- Grid Ref: TL445630
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ParkO Series Info
A series of monthly orienteering events during the school year, set in parks around Cambridge. Aimed at juniors and inexperienced adults.
If you are intending to bring a group (such as a school group or guide/scout group) please tell us in advance, by sending a group entry form to:
entries @ waoc.org.uk
This will help make sure we have enough maps for everyone on the day.
Directions / Parking
Post code for SatNav: CB24 9LX
From the A14:Take junction 32 signed Impington. Follow signs for Impington, just after Football ground turn right down New Road, then turn right down Park Drive where the sports centre is located. We will be near the scout hut at the front of the sports centre.
A choice of courses will be on offer for you to try:
Very Easy ~ 1.0 km – ideal for young novices
Easy ~ 2.0 km – intended for older novices, junior improvers
Medium ~ 3.0 km – aimed at experienced juniors, adult improvers
£2 for juniors and students, £4 for adults (over 21).
Registration and Start Times
Turn up between 1pm to 3pm
Important Event Information
Safety and Risk: A risk assessment is carried out by the organiser in advance of each event, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event.
Insurance: Please note that if you have participated in three orienteering events/activities and not joined an orienteering club that is a member of British Orienteering then you are not covered by our public liability insurance.
WAOC process entrant information on the basis of legitimate interest to produce competition results, to provide participation and results information to British Orienteering, and we retain details for a period to meet our insurance requirements. Published results may include (but not limited to) name, any club affiliation, race times and age group. Read our data protection page for further information about how we look after your personal information.
We may sometimes publish photographs of event participants in news items or publicity. At events where we have arranged for photography we will advertise this at the event and in advance in the event details.
We aim always to obtain the permissions of parent or responsible adult before we publish any picture showing a junior participant as the main focus. Although we cannot guarantee that an event photographer will not take photographs of any given individual, we will do our best to avoid publishing images of individuals who have told us they do not wish to be photographed.