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Airedale and Wharfedale

Burley & Ilkley Moors

Regional Event

Sun 05 March, 2017

Level of event: Level C

YHOA Superleague Event
Orienteering as it should be!
     - nice runnable terrain
     - top class map
     - classic orienteering with long route choice legs…….
     …… and technical controls.
(orange example shown above. Most courses are harder….)

Final details including courses and lengths

Yorkshire Orienteering Superleague

Pre-race details

Flier

Please enter in advance if possible - for map and train numbers. CD Sunday 26 Feb.
Entries

Bm Extract

Burley Moor

Pre Event Info

Event Type

Race

Directions / Parking

Parking and assembly at Ilkley Grammar School,  entrance on the B6382,  Springs Lane LS29 8TG

Registration & Start Times

Registration from 9.30 to 11.45  at the Grammar School

Starts 10.30 -12.40 for far (Burley) start courses: Black, Brown, Short Brown, Blue, Short Blue, Green, Short Green, Long very light green (for fit adults with limited O experience). Transport to this start mainly train and walk (~45mins) - see pre-race info - but minibus shuttle for 70+, short green and split start parents.

Starts 10.30 - 11.45 for near (Ilkley Moor) starts: White and Yellow (15 mins walk), Orange, Light Green and Very Short Green (25 mins walk).

This is exposed moorland. Come suitably prepared if conditions are poor. Please note that the terrain is quite hard for novice courses - rough, rocky, small paths. The courses are not suitable for push chairs. Take care to enter the right course.

Terrain Description

North-facing open moorland scarp slope with a wealth of rock and contour detail. Many paths, marked and unmarked, on Ilkley Moor. Mostly runnable: no tussocks but some areas of dead bracken and occasional heather. Some very big crags.

Burley Moor is virgin terrain with some interesting quarried areas.

Course Information

Full range of colour coded courses as per Yorkshire Orienteering Superleague

Entry Details

Entries through Fabian4 (www.fabian4.co.uk

Entries close - midnight Sunday 26th February 2017                   

Seniors: £12.00 (£10 for BOF members); Juniors, Students, competitors on Orange, White and Yellow £3.00:  Juniors on White and Yellow - Free.

Entry on the day subject to map availability.
Seniors: £14.00 (£12 for BOF members)  Juniors, Students:  £3.00  Juniors on White and Yellow - Free.

Dog restrictions

Parking is in school grounds and adjacent medical centre and roads. 
No dogs in the school or grounds please, or on Burley Moor.  

Contacts / Officials

Organiser: Graham Stuart, 01132 668045 before 10pm, g.w.stuart@leeds.ac.uk

Planners: Tony Thornley, Richard Foster, Jack Cooper, ,

Controller: Chris Dicken (CLARO), ,

Important Information

Safety and Risk: A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, 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 competed in three orienteering events registered with British Orienteering and not joined an orienteering club which is a member of British Orienteering then you are not covered by our public liability insurance

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