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Fat Rascal Races - Guiseley

Yorkshire Urban league

Sun 05 July, 2020

Level of event: Regional

Type of event: Race, Urban

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

A Yorkshire Urban League Event

This event is linked to:

Fat Rascal Races - Chasing Sprint - Prologue and Chase: Haworth & Penistone Hill -2020-07-04

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.

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Pre Event Info

Directions / Parking


Registration & Start Times

Registration opens at 09.30 and closes at 12.00

Starts are from 10.30 - 12.30

Courses close at 14.00.

Controls will be enabled for Contactless punching with SIACs.

The punching Start and Finish will not be in Contactless mode and need to be punched by all competitors.

An SIAC battery test box will be available at the Start and final SIAC test will be available at -1.

It is the competitor’s responsibility to ensure that their SIcard has registered at the control.

Traditional SI cards will be available for hire at the event from Enquiries. Unfortunately we are not able to offer SIAC cards for hire at this event. A charge of £30 will be made for lost or non-returned hire SI cards.

Entry Details

EOD only

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

Yellow Course only: Seniors £4 Juniors free

SI card hire 50p.

Course Information

Guiseley (Please see Chasing Sprint page for Saturday courses)

Course 1 - Black: Men Open (M18- M35 inclusive)

Course 2 - Brown: Men Vet (M40+): Women Open (W18-W35 inclusive)

Course 3 - Blue: Men Supervet (M55+): Women Vet (W40+)

Course 4 - Green: Men Ultravet (M65+): Women Supervet (W55+)

Course 5 - Short Green: Men Hypervet (M75+): Women Ultravet (W65+): Women Hypervet (W75+)

Course 6 - Light Green: Junior Men (M16-): Junior Women (W16-)

Course 7 - Yellow: Young Junior Men (M12-): Young Junior Women (W12-)


New map by Peter Jones 2020 with some previously surveyed areas by Chris Burden

1:5000 5m contours (not 2.5m as per ISSOM 2017)

Provisional course details below subject to final controling and safety check etc.

Course Length (Straight line) Climb (Estimated)ControlsExpected distance run (Estimated)







* modern 7 series or above dibber required as more than 30 controls.

^ N.B. course 7 contains a butterfly loop (controls 1-6)

You may enter any course you wish, but to be competitive in the Yorkshire Urban League you need to enter the course listed for your class.

Juniors Aged under 16 on the day will only be allowed, due to safety and insurance conditions, on the Light Green (6) and Yellow (7) Courses.

Note: Competitors will run considerably further than the straight line distances.

Control descriptions will be on the map and loose in the start lanes.

Terrain Description


Dog restrictions


Contacts / Officials

Organiser : judith powell

Planner: martyn broadest

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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