Off A60 Mansfield Road by The Vale PH, Mansfield Road, Woodthorpe, NG5 3GG. East onto Thackeray's Lane
Nearest Postcode for SatNav: (of necessity may not be very close)
The Vale PH, Mansfield Road, Woodthorpe, NG5 3GG. Parking next door at Thackeray’s Lane Recreation Ground. NG5 4HP
Beginners: ... help here
This event is suitable for beginners.
Beginner courses are always Entry-On-Day - there is no pre-booking.
You only need to come prepared for a walk or run in the park/woods.
We like to help newcomers to get started. Please email to let us know
that you are coming and we will allocate someone to help you.
45 min Score.
18:15 to 18:30
18:30 to 18:45
Write codes on answer sheet - bring a pen
Courses Overprinted on Waterproof paper
(no information on dogs available)
Toilets available within site buildings
How many checkpoints can you find in 45 minutes? Choose your own route taking the checkpoints in any order. Loss of points for late return.
Take part on your own or in a group of family / friends
Cafe open for refreshments afterwards - stay and chat about the route choices
Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult - British Orienteering safety guidelines for events which involve road crossings during the competition.
Competitors take part at their own risk.
It is recommended that whistles are carried.
Once you have started a course it is a rule that you don't leave the event without reporting to a finish official even if you retire.
The Competitor Safety Slip can be downloaded and brought to registration
if you wish to leave medical or emergency contact details. You may place in a sealed envelope. The slip will be only accessible to the organiser or first aiders and will be destroyed after the event.
Adults - £1
Students - £1
Juniors - £1
- Julie Webster