T=O training Auchernack
Beautiful contours in small and contained area.
Tue 21st Aug 2018
Type of event: Training, Tue=O
Info updated: 06th Aug
Pre Event Info
Lovely contour shapes in nice runnable birch forest.
Every Tuesday we go out orienteering, usually with a navigational focus. Call it training or just playing, it’s as hard as you want it to be, both physically and technically!
Newcomers are welcome and there is always someone to explain things and help you get started.
Meet at 6:30 prompt. Please come appropriately dressed for the weather on the night, the sort of thing you would wear if you were going for a trail run.
You need to be back by 7:30pm.
£2 Adults, £1 Juniors for BASOC or other orienteering club members.
£3 Adults, £1.50 Juniors for non members.
- Nearest town: Nethybridge
- Grid Ref: NJ027254
- Lat/Lon: 57.31170,-3.61409
- Google Map
- Streetmap (OS 50k)
- Bing Map (OS 50k)
Directions / Parking
From Nethybridge, head northeast on the B970 for about 5 miles, look for O kite on track end. Turn down the track (towards the river) and park at the quarry.
Hired timing chips (Si-Cards, dibbers)
We provide a free loan of these if you don't have your own but if you lose it there will be a £30 charge for its replacement.
Well behaved dogs welcome.
Contacts / Officials
Safety and Risk
A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event.
If you have joined an orienteering club, or are competing in one of your first 3 events, then you are covered by our public liability insurance.
You have the option of downloading and completing this Medical form. It could be life saving if the organisers are aware of any existing medical conditions in the event of an incident. You can leave it at registration/enquires in a sealed envelope that will only be opened if required and destroyed after the event.
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