Lake District National Event Sunday 11th March 2007 (Rescheduled from March 2006)
National and IOF World Ranking Event
A New Area in South East Lakes
NEW GALLERY of the event
Also see details of LOC Saturday Short Race event
Venue / Terrain:-Whitbarrow Scar. A new orienteering area of woodland and open limestone fell (70 to 200m altitude) in the South East Lakes. Fabulous views over Morecambe Bay and to the Lakeland fells and Pennine hills on a clear day. Close to A590 and 16km west of Junction 36 on the M6 18km south west of Kendal.
Embargoed Area: - The upland and forested areas between the A590, the A5074 and the minor road between Town End and the A5074 via Witherslack Hall are out of bounds to competitors until the event on 11 March 2007
Start and Finish – The start will be 1km from the car park with a steep climb of 120m, and the finish will be 2km from the car park with a descent of 100m.
Parking (updated 20/12/06) – There are two planned options dependent upon the weather . If wet conditions we will bus competitors from the old A590 to the assembly field . If conditions are dry we will park cars on the assembly field . IT IS IMPERATIVE THAT THE FINAL DETAILS ARE READ IN THE WEEK PRIOR TO THE EVENT TO SEE WHICH OPTION HAS BEEN CHOSEN .
Courses :- .
Note that there will not be separate Elite courses. The WRE/UK Cup courses will be the M/W21L courses and these will have estimated winning times of 75/55 minutes.
Sport Ident punching used - 50p hire charge if you do not own your own.
All entries from 2006 have been carried over to the 2007 with changes made to age categories based on Date of Birth information. If you entered the 2006 event then can you now check your entry and age category for the 2007 event. Further entries for the 2007 event are now being taken.
Postal entries may be made on an SEF, enclosing appropriate no. of SAEs if printed copies of Final Details or Results are required. Send these to:-
David Johnstone, 120 Hacking Drive, Longridge, Lancs PR3 3FP. Entry queries to:
firstname.lastname@example.org or 01772-783745 (before 10pm).
SROC reserves the right to retain part or all of the entry fee if the event has to be cancelled.
Registration times for Colour Coded:- 10.00 to 12.00
Last Updated :13.03.07