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Airienteers, Orienteering in Airedale and Wharfedale and Leeds and Bradford

Harold Park Sprint

Third event in a series of 4

Wed 12 July, 2023

Level of event: Local

Type of event: Race, Urban



Pre Event Info

Sprint event

SI for start, finish, and three random controls

Safety Information

Park and urban

The short course is suitable for juniors under 16 but they must be accompanied by an adult.

Directions / Parking

Park on Cemetery Road or nearby streets.

Grid Ref of Start/Finish: SE148290. Nearest Post Code: BD12 0EY

Assembly, start and finish is just inside Harold Park between the 2 entrances from Cemetery Road. There are no toilet facilities.

Registration & Start Times

Registration from 18:15 to 19:00

Starts 18:30 - 19:15

Courses close 20:15

Entry Details

Please enter in advance via Race Sign Up

Entry on the day via Racesignup or contactless payment, cash payment or Helper Voucher. £4 seniors, £2 for juniors and students.

If EOD please complete your details on the entry form at the payment position. Most importantly your contact phone number, for safety and insurance purposes unless you have entered via Race Signup

COVID Guidance for competitors & volunteers

Before attending any orienteering activity all participants should self-assess for Covid-19 symptoms. If you, or anyone you live with, has one or more of these symptoms, however mild, you should not attend the event.

Course Information

Long course 4.1K, 50m climb. Suitable only for those aged 18 or over unless accompanied by an adult. There are road crossings - some roads are quite busy - cross at your own risk.

Short course 2.0k, 24m climb. This is largely within parkland with some legs requiring use of footpaths alongside quiet roads - it is suitable for juniors.

SI dibber, required for start, finish and some intermediate controls, may be borrowed on the evening. £30 charge for lost dibbers.

Terrain Description

Runnable parkland and urban terrain with some detailed areas and interesting route choices.

Dog restrictions

On a tight lead please.

Contacts / Officials

Organiser: Maurice Calvert

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.

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