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Local level event

Explanation of Event levels

Local events are usually low key and in the 'localised' area, ideal for newcomers to try the sport and Activities are non competitive events used for training and coaching, aimed at members of the club, but they can attract people from neighbouring clubs, and are often ideal for newcomers to try the sport. Regional events attract participants from around the local Region, National events are high quality competitions that will attract people from far away, Major events are Major Events such as a British Championships.

Last updated: Thu 28 November, 2019

Pre Event Info

BASOC welcomes you to Boat of Garten for the final event in the 2019/20 NNC Series.

Round 6 of the Northern Night Cup 2019-20 series.

Location Info

Near: Boat of Garten
Lat,Lng:
OS Grid Ref: NH937188
Postcode: PH24 3BL

Directions / Parking

The Event venue for Registration and Download is the Boat of Garten Community Hall.

Parking is available in the Hall Car Park, but please be aware that there may be other people using the Hall during the evening. If the Car Park is full there is parking close to the Hall on Deshar Road or Grampian Crescent; please be considerate of local residents if parking road-side.

Map / Terrain

Map Scale: 1:10 000

Contour Intervals: 5 m

A classic runnable Strathspey area with excellent contour detail, especially on the wooded slopes of the hill SW of Boat of Garten.

Registration and Start times

Registration and Download will be in the Boat of Garten Community Hall. Please use entrance at left-hand side (east side) of the building, not main entrance. No muddy shoes/dobs inside the building please.

Maps will be issued for both courses at Registration.

Registration: 5.45 pm to 6.45 pm.

Starts: 6 pm to 7 pm.

Courses close at 8 pm; please choose a course and start-time that matches experience and fitness.

Course Information

Please read NNC 2019/20 Guidelines, Rules & Scoring before entering.

Medium Course: tbc.

Long Course: tbc.

Distance to Start: Approx. 600 m, taped route, on path.

Distance from Finish to Download: Approx. 300 m.

Punch type: SI

Entry Details

We have use of Boat of Garten Community Hall as a venue for Registration/Download, and are hoping to offer hot drinks, soup and home-baking at a modest cost. An indoor venue also offers the benefits of accessible toilets, a warm, dry changing area and the opportunity for a post-run social, so we hope that all competitors will appreciate that in order to cover the additional cost of the indoor venue hire we have increased the entry fee by £1/50p per adult/junior as follows:

Adult/Junior BOF/SOA member: £7/£3.50

Adult/Junior non-member: £8/£4.50

Entry on the Night will be available, but maps will be limited, so please pre-enter on-line at SI Entries.

Dog restrictions

Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome, but dogs are not allowed inside the Hall.

Facilities

Toilets in the Community Hall.

Soup & bread, Cheese/Crackers, Home Baking and Tea/Coffee available, £1 minimum donation per item.

Miscellaneous

Contacts / Officials

Planner: Clare Kemsley

Organiser: Ann McGougan

Controller: Hilary Quick