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2 miles NW of Sutton-in-Ashfield. Follow brown tourist signs on the B6014, 500m NW of junction with B6028.

Nearest Postcode for SatNav: (of necessity may not be very close)
NG17 3JL

Parking will be in the field at the end of Coppywood Close

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
White, Yellow, Orange, Light Green, Short Green, Green, Blue and Brown.

10.00 - 12.00

Start Times:
10.30 - 12.30

Reclaimed colliery site with some open areas and a lot of fairly young woodland. The top of the old tip is Nottinghamshire's highest point.

Punching System:

Courses Overprinted on Waterproof paper

Dogs permitted on a lead

Toilets available within site buildings

There is a walk from the parking and registration to the competition start and finish along footpaths and a bridleway (Approx 1/2 mile 10-15 mins). Young children should be accompanied on the walk to the competition area. Teversal Visitor Centre have kindly allowed us use of their toilet facilities for this event, please do not enter with spikes or muddy shoes. Refreshments and Hot Snacks will be available at the Visitor Centre until 1.00pm. The Centre will close at 2.00pm

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 - £7.00 Students - £3.00 Juniors - £3.00 Family - £16.00
SportIdent Hire - £1.00
SportIdent Loss - £30.00
Extra Maps - £0.50


David Sissons
Ray Barnes
Mick Lucking