YHOA Night League.
Sat 08 January, 2022
Level of event: Regional
Type of event:
Yorkshire Night League race at Gotts Park, Leeds
Runnable woodland and golf course
Please bring your dibber to registration, as this will speed up the entry process!
YHOA Night League Rules
This event is linked to:
A night orienteering competition that takes place each winter, a series of events put on by each of the large clubs in the association.
Yorkshire Night League Website
Pre Event Info
Directions / Parking
Assembly is at Gotts Park Golf Club Club House, off Armley Ridge Road, LS12 2QU
Please car share. Or preferably use public transport. Buses 14, 72, 86, 87 X6 and X11 pass nearby.
Registration & Start Times
Starts from 5.45 - 6.30
Courses close promptly at 8.30 and controls will be collected shortly thereafter.
If you are likely to take a long time, please ensure that you start early please.
Seniors £10.00 (£2 reduction for BO members) Juniors & Students £4.00
SI card hire: £1
Hired SI cards will be available to collect at Download. A charge of £30 will be made for lost or non-returned hire SI cards. After your run they must be left in a box beside the splits printer.
Controls will be SIAC enabled. But you must dib at the Start and at the Finish.
Competitors with standard or hired SI cards must also dib at all controls.
It is the competitor’s responsibility to ensure that their SI card has registered at the control.
Covid-19 Considerations: Please keep to the British Orienteering covid code of conduct:
Code of Conduct August 2021
Before attending any orienteering activity all participants should self-assess for Covid-19 symptoms which include: a high temperature; a new continuous cough; and a loss of, or change to, their sense of taste or smell. If you, or anyone you live with, has one or more of these symptoms, however mild, you should not attend the event.
Similarly if you have been informed that you need to self-isolate, then you must do so.
Please try to:
1. Maintain social distancing at all times
2. Make use of the hand sanitiser available at the toilets, pre-start and download
2. Be quiet at the start line
3. Only speak with event officials if absolutely necessary.
4. Minimise the amount of time spent in close proximity to others.
5. Respect other people's personal space.
6. Observe any local and national covid guidelines when travelling to and from the event.
Long, Medium, and Short courses will be provided.
In the event of possible severe weather, please check www.aire.org.uk for information about possible cancellation, or phone the organiser.
Please make sure that you bring suitable clothing - thermal layers, waterproofs, hat, gloves,etc to cope with whatever the weather throws at us. Shoes with good grips are essential.
Carrying a whistle is strongly advised.
Remember that you must download even if you retire from your course.
Contacts / Officials
Organiser: David Williams
Planner: Steve Webb
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.
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