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Great Tower Wood

Aire Regional Event in the Lake District

Sun 05 November, 2017

Level of event: Regional

Final Details (01.11.17)

Organiser's post-race comments

Photos from Wendy below.

An Aire Club League Event.

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Pre Event Info

Event Type

Race

Directions / Parking

Southeasternmost Car Parks on Birks Road if 3+ in the car.

Those travelling alone or in pairs should be able to park about 750m from assembly.

Even better if you can arrange to meet in Bowness or off the A590 and fill your car up.

More info in the final details.


Registration & Start Times

NO EOD!! Entries close at midnight on Sunday October 29th.

NB!! Training (Sat 4 Nov, Blakeholme) and accommodation (Gt Tower lodge) offer. Limited availability. Please contact secretary@aire.org.uk.

Enquiries, toilets and download are in the assembly area. 

Start times from 10.30 to 12.00 (Start and Finish are close to Assembly)

Course closes at 2.00

Terrain Description

Technical runnable Lakeland woodland.  There is some bracken growth, particularly in some open areas.

Course Information

1:7500 map, 5m contours, updated 2016.  

White               Very easy    For young and inexperienced juniors

Yellow               Easy   For juniors with a little experience

Orange             Moderately easy   For more experienced juniors and inexperienced seniors.

Light Green      Moderately hard  For experienced juniors

Short Green     Hard

Green               Hard

Blue                  Hard

Brown               Hard 

Entry Details

Entry through www.fabian4.co.uk Closing date: 29 October

No EOD

Seniors £10.00 (£8.00 British Orienteering members)

Juniors & Students £3.00 

Juniors free on White and Yellow courses

Dog restrictions

Sorry, no dogs except in the car parks.

Contacts / Officials

Organiser: Tony Thornley 01943 609565 tonythornley@btinternet.com

Planner: Chris Burden

Controller: Chris Heppenstall

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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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