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Yorkshire Orienteering Superleague Middle Distance Event

Sun 04 February, 2018

Level of event: Regional

Type of event: Race


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Pre Event Info

An Aire Club League Event

Final Details

Directions / Parking

Assembly is at Rawdon Meadows Playing Fields.

Apperley Bridge Station is only 500m away.  Trains (final destination Bradford Foster Square) leave Leeds at 9:41,10:41, and, probably too late, 11:41  - journey time 13 minutes, calling at Kirkstall Forge en route.

Trains leave Bradford Foster Square (final destination Leeds) at 9:13,10:13 and 11:13 - journey time 13 minutes, calling at Frizinghall and Shipley en route.

Rawdon Meadows car park is at the entrance to the Playing Fields  (Woodhouse Grove School), Apperley Bridge on the A658, Harrogate Road.  Car parking space is limited.  Please park safely on nearby streets if the car park is full.

Do not park in the ironically named Parkin Lane. This is narrow and leads to the competition area  

Registration & Start Times

Registration 10.00 -12.00

Starts 10.30 -12.30

Entry Details

Seniors:  British Orienteering members £7.00  Non-members £9.00

Seniors on Long Orange, Orange, Yellow or White courses £3.00

Students: £3.00

Juniors: £3.00  Free on Yellow & White course.

Course Information

Yorkshire Orienteering Superleague Rules

The main rules for the Yorkshire Superleague are as follows:

  • The Superleague remains open to all, but now with all age classes from M/W 10 to M/W 80.
  • The Superleague will be organised by age class. Individuals will score only in their age class, even if they run up or down (using the scoring system below).

Superleague Middle Distance Recommended Courses :

Black  M18  M20  M21  M35  M40

Brown  M45  M50   W21  W18   W20

Blue  M16  M55   M60  W35   W40

Green M65 M70  W16   W45   W50

Short Green  M75   M80  W55   W60  W65

Very Short Green  W70  W75  W80

Light Green M14 W14

Long Orange Not a Superleague course.  Good for adult newcomers

Orange M12 W12  Good for adult newcomers and experienced young juniors

Yellow M10  W10 Good for young juniors with a little experience

White Not a Superleague course.  Good for inexperienced juniors

You may run up or down from your recommended course and still count towards the league.  See the Rules for further details

Terrain Description

Deciduous woodland, with rock and contour features, and a good path network - muddy in places.  The area contains some dangerous quarries, which have a fence around the top, and an old prisoner-of-war camp.

Dog restrictions

Under tight control

Contacts / Officials

Organiser: David Bowman 0113 225 1649

Planner: David Williams

Controller: Jack Cooper

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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