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Skipton Urban Race

The Dales Town and Country Weekend & Yorkshire Urban League

Sat 02 June, 2018

Level of event: Regional

The date of the event has been changed from the originally advertised Sunday, due to it not being possible, because of other events in the town, to stage an urban race in Skipton on the Sunday. 

Kilnsey South is now on the Sunday.

This event is linked to:

Yorkshire Urban League

(YUL) - including all of the urban orienteering races in Yorkshire and Humberside throughout the year.

Yorkshire Urban League Website

Read more…

Pre Event Info

Event Type

Race, Urban

Directions / Parking

Parking and Assembly at Skipton Building Society Headquarters, The Bailey - A6131.  Best approached from the Skipton By-pass North - A65 (A59) at the junction with the A6131.

Registration & Start Times

Registration:     10.00am – 12.00pm              

Starts:       10.30am  - 12.30pm

Terrain Description

Urban event, taking in the roads, ginnels and open spaces of Skipton

Map by Chris Burden, updated 2018   Scale 1:5000  ISSOM     

Course Information

Black:  Men Open ( M18-35)

Brown:  Veteran Men (M40+),  Women Open  (W18-35)

Blue:  Super Veteran Men (M55+), Veteran Women (W40+),

Green:  Ultra Veteran Men (M65+), Super Veteran Women (W55+),

Short Green:  Ultra Veteran Women (W65+),Hypervet Men (M75+), Hypervet Women  (W65+)

Light Green: Junior Men/Women (M/W16-)

Yellow:  Young Junior Men/Women (M/W12-)     

You may enter any course although to be competitive in the YHOA urban league you need to enter the courses shown above. Juniors aged 15 and under on the day will only be allowed by British Orienteering on Light Green and Yellow Courses or safety reasons. Newcomers can run in pairs and parents can run with children.

Entry Details

Entry for both days

Skipton:

Seniors £9.00 (£7.00 for BOF members); Juniors £3.00

Yellow course 50p for Juniors;  £3 for seniors

£1 overall discount if you enter both days

SI card hire: 50p (on the day only)

Kilnsey:

Seniors £16.00 (£14.00 for BOF members); Juniors  £5.00

All students and adults running Orange, Yellow or White courses: £5.00

Yellow and White courses 50p for Juniors.

SI card hire: 50p (on the day only)

Enter preferably on line at www.fabian4.co.uk.  by Sunday 27/05/2018.

Alternatively by post to Town & Country Weekend, 12 Carlton Grove, Shipley, BD18 3AS  by 20/05/2018.  Cheques payable to ‘Airienteers

EOD 

subject to availability of maps

Skipton:

Seniors £10.00 (£8.00 for BOF members); Juniors  £3.00

Yellow course 50p for Juniors;  £3 for seniors

SI card hire: 50p (on the day only)

Kilnsey: 

Seniors £ 18.00 (£16.00 for BOF members); Juniors  £6.00

All students and adults running Orange, Yellow or White courses: £6.00

Yellow and White 50p for Juniors.

SI card hire: 50p

Dog restrictions

No dogs please.  Assembly is school grounds.

Contacts / Officials

Organisers: Leon Foster 07590 421796 leonfoster@gmail.com

Planner: Andrew Kelly

Controller: George Crawford-Smith

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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