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West Anglian Orienteering Club

Colour coded eventPriory ParkSun 09 June, 2019

Near: St Neots
Level of event: Local
Type of event: Race



We hope you enjoyed your run in the sun at Priory Park, and we hope to see you again at Wimpole Hall Estate next week for our Snooker-O and Park-O.

Pre Event Info

Location Info

* Postcodes are not very precise in some areas, so don't rely on them for an exact location.

We return to the territory of last year's Sprint Double, with a range of colour-coded courses to suit all ages and abilities.

Final Details now available.

Directions / Parking

Parking, registration, toilets, etc will be at Longsands Academy, accessible from Longsands Road. The nearest postcode, for SatNavs, is PE19 1LQ.

Course Information

Colour coded courses will be on offer as follows:

WhiteVery Easy1.5 km14
YellowEasy2.2 km18
OrangeModerate3.0 km17
Light GreenHarder3.7 km19
GreenHard3.9 km18
BlueHard5.8 km18

Restrictions: Green and Blue courses cross a road with significant traffic and are therefore open to over 16s only.

Entry Details

Entry fees are as follows:

Seniors (not members of British Orienteering
£ 7
Seniors (members)
£ 5
Juniors (Under 21)
£ 2
SI card hire
£ 1

Family or other groups sharing a map and SI card are charged the same rate as seniors as above.

Registration and Start Times

Registration will be open between 10:00 am and noon. Starts will run from 10:30 to around 12:30. Courses will close at 2:30pm.

Terrain and map details

Map: 1 : 4000 scale, A4 sized, printed on waterproof paper.

Terrain: Parkland with limited wooded areas.  Longer courses also include neighbouring residential areas.

Dog restrictions

Dogs must be on control at all times and on a lead in all urban areas. No dogs in Academy buildings.

Contacts / Officials

Organiser: Jenny Hunt

Planner: Peter Haynes

Controller: Michael Bickle