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Shipley Glen

Regional Event

Sun 01 December, 2019

Level of event: Regional

Type of event: Race

Pre Event Info

Directions / Parking

Follow Brown Tourist Signs for Shipley Glen Tramway from the junction of the A6038 Otley Road, and Green Lane.

Park in the circular car park on Coach Road. Do not park in the school grounds. Overflow parking on the surrounding streets where permissable.

Registration, adjacent to the car park, at Titus Salt School, Higher Coach Road, Baildon, BD17 5RH

Registration & Start Times

Registration from 10.00 to 12.00

Start times from 10.30 to 12.15

Courses close at 2.00

Entry Details

EOD only

Seniors £10.00 (£8.00 for BO members)

Seniors £4.00 on Orange, Yellow and White Courses

Juniors and Students £4.00

Juniors free on White and Yellow courses

Electronic Punching

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 SI card 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.

Course Information

1:10000 map. 5m contours, updated

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

Long Orange: Moderately Easy 130m Suitable for less experienced but fit adults.

Brown: Hard

All course lengths subject to final controlling.

Terrain Description

Rocky steep sided woodland, but also parkland and more gentle woodland, and a a small urban sections.

Dog restrictions

No dogs in the school or grounds please (nb the circular car park outside the school is not covered by this restriction.

Dogs under control on the courses. Please clear up any mess.

Contacts / Officials

Organiser: Chris Burden 07792 864473

Planner: Will Patterson

Controller: Peter Jones

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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