Signed from the A60 south of Ruddington at the roundabout into the business park and Rushcliffe Country Park at SK579324. Follow signs to the main car park and visitor centre.
Nearest Postcode for SatNav: (of necessity may not be very close)
Use the Visitors Car Park £1 - or park on roads in the business 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.
13:00 - 14:00
13:00 - 14:15
Land reclaimed from former MOD depot with large open areas and maturing woodland.
Courses Overprinted on Waterproof paper
Dogs permitted on a lead
Public Toilet block at car park
There will be three courses: 1 short course suitable for newcomers and 1 Medium (2.1km) and 1 Long (2.9km) courses suitable for more experienced participants. You may choose to do as many courses as you like in the time available.
Sport Ident electronic timing will be used and individual results will be printed when a course is completed.
Results will go on the club web site after the event.
New to Orienteering? Our friendly club coaches will help you to understand the map and how to find you way to the checkpoints - the maps are large scale and very easy to understand; a compass is not necessary.
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 - £5
Students - £3
Juniors - £3
- Hilary Palmer