Level of event: National
Type of event: Race
- Postcode: NN7 2HX *
- Lat,Lng: 52.15756,-0.84017
- Grid Ref: SP794513
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In 2021, The East Anglian region is home to the British Middle Distance Championships for the first time since 2006. The Middle champs themselves will be held on Sunday 6th March 2022 at Rushmere. To complement this, WAOC are hosting a National event at Salcey Forest on the Saturday of the same weekend.
Directions / Parking
Directions to Salcey can be found on Forest England's web site for Salcey Forest.
On-line pre-entry will be set up in due course.
If bringing a dog, please follow Forest England's Dog Code: https://www.forestryengland.uk/dog-code
Contacts / Officials
Organiser: Peter Woods (WAOC) firstname.lastname@example.org
Planner: Bob Hill (RAFO/WAOC)
Controller: Mike Edwards (RAFO)
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.
In line with the policies of British Orienteering, the organisers of this event request that any person wishing to take photos or videos showing children should register their details with event volunteers before taking any such photos or videos. The event organisers reserve the right to ask people to refrain from taking photos or videos and may, if such warnings are ignored, refer the matter to the police.
Club's use of Images:
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.
Read our data protection page for further information about our policy on photography and use of images.