I've finally received details about the csc first round.
The event will take place at High Lodge Warren, in Thetford Forest, Grid Reference TL811 852. The main entrance to the forest is near the Brandon end of the B1107 Brandon-Thetford road, signposted 'Forest Centre'. The event will be based at the Forest centre, which has ample parking, toilet facilities and a shop/restaurant. The forestry commission will wish to collect parking fees at the rate of £2 per car or £10 per bus. There is a pay and display machine at the forest gate which should be used.
There will be pre-printed maps on a scale of 1:10,000. Sample control description (symbolic) will be displayed at the event centre. Maps will be collected at the finish (unmanned).
Starts are between 10.30 and 1.30 at 2 minute intervals, although 1 minute intervals will be used on some courses at certain times of the day. Courses C and E will be duplicated in order to provide sufficient capacity.
Courses are A - Open, B - Open 20-/35+, C1 - Cup Open 18-/45+, C2 - Trophy Open 18-/45+, D - Women's Open, E1 - Cup M60+/W45+, E2 - Trophy M60+/W45-, F - M16-/W18- and G - M14-/W14-. There will be white and yellow courses with pre-printed maps but will have textual control descriptions.
Pre-Entry fees will be £6 for seniors and £2 for juniors. EOD possible until pre-printed maps run out; cost will be £7/£2.50. NB Hire of SI cards will be 75p; a lost hire card will cost you £15.
To enter please send me your age class, CSC course (see above) or white/yellow, own SI number or request to hire, your preferred start time (E/M/L) and your entry fee (cheque made payable to NOC). Entries on email to eMail link deleted: no longer valid
accepted, provided that your cheque reaches me by 21st February. Alternatively, there is an proforma in the Black and Green. If you would like to know you start time, either ring me, send an email or post a SAE with your entry. Please also indicate whether you would prefer to travel by coach. Catherine Hughes Proforma
|Start Times will also be posted to this news page. Ray|