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Fat Rascal Races - Chasing Sprint - Prologue and Chase: Haworth & Penistone Hill

Yorkshire Urban League Event incorporating Aire Club Championship

Sat 04 July, 2020

Level of event: Regional

Type of event: Race

First day of the Aire Fat Rascal Weekend

A Yorkshire Urban League Event

There will be a presentation of a Fat Rascal to each class winner after the Chase.

This event is linked to:

Fat Rascal Races - Guiseley-2020-07-05

Second day of the Aire Fat Rascal Weekend, fast running in Guiseley

A Yorkshire Urban League Event

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Pre Event Info

Directions / Parking

Parking in the main town car park.

Registration & Start Times

EOD Registration from 10.00 and closes at 11.30

Prologue Start times are from 11.00 - 12.00. Courses close at 12.45

Competitors with SIAC please punch at the Start and the Finish.

Chase Starts will be from 1.30. Your start time will be 1.30 plus however long you took for the Prologue. (Slower runners on the Prologue may be given starts a little earlier than 1.30 plus their time)

Chase Start lists will be available asap at Assembly

For the Chase, the start officials will call you up in time order. Once in the start line you will be able to collect your loose control descritpions and map. The map will be folded and sealed, only showing your course number. Please do not open the map until you have started.

This is a timed start. There is no need to punch at the start.

Entry Details

EOD only

£8 for BO member Seniors; £10 for non-member Seniors. £4.00 for Juniors and Students.

Course 6 only: Seniors £4.00 Juniors Free

SI card hire 50p.

Course Information

Chasing Sprint only. (Please see Guiseley page for courses there)

Course 1 MO (M18 - M35 inclusive)

Course 2 MV (M40+): WO (W18-W35 inclusive)

Course 3 MJ (M16-): MSV (M55+): WV (W40+)

Course 4 MUV (M65+): WJ (W16-): WSV (W55+)

Course 5 MHV (M75+) : WUV (W65+): WHV (W75+)

Course 6 MYJ (M12-): WYJ (W12-)

You may run the course of your choice, but to be competitive in the Yorkshire Urban League you will need to enter the course listed for your class above.

Control descriptions will be on the map. There will be loose control descriptions in the start lane, but for the Prologue only.

Only the Prologue counts for BO Ranking points

The combined results count for the Yorkshire Urban league - even though Penistone Hill is a terrain area.

Terrain Description

Haworth is a characterful hill town. The main street is usuallu full of tourists. Please take care.

Penistone Hill is a moorland country park with considerable quarry detail. Courses will avoid the slower running areas.

Both maps updated 2020.

Haworth is scaled at 1:4000

Penistone Hill at 1:5000

Dog restrictions

Dogs under tight control and preferably not on the courses.

Contacts / Officials

Organiser : tba

Planner: tba

Controller : tba


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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