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Travel: Link to StreetMap
From the north or south via the A611 and take the turning to Newstead Village. Continue through the village and follow signs to the car park.

Nearest Postcode for SatNav: (of necessity may not be very close)
NG15 0BS

Parking: Link to StreetMap SK521529
Car park adjacent to old Miners Welfare building. Turn right immediately before the railway crossing to enter the car park.

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.

Courses:... explanation
Short, Medium and Long.


Start Times:

Reclaimed colliery site with mixed runnable woodland, lakes and wetland areas, and open areas.

Punching System:

Courses Overprinted on Waterproof paper

Dogs permitted under control

Toilets available within site buildings

All NOC members please note. The AGM will follow this event at 1300hrs at the adjacent Newstead Centre. The entrance is on Tilford Road (not via the old MWI building). Please follow the signs from the car park and within the building. Food and drinks will be available from approximately 1245.

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 download 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 - £4.00 Juniors - £2.00
SportIdent Hire - £1.00
SportIdent Loss - £30.00


David Cooke