Chorley Urban Event
Saturday 3rd November 2012
AREA A Classic mixture of Urban areas, mature woodlands and Parkland run on the map last used for the British Elite Sprint Championships 2010
ENTRY If Possible please PRE-ENTER THROUGH Fabian4. No late entries please there will be Entry on the Day (EOD) at Registration (£2 surcharge), but only until all. maps are sold
FEES: Seniors (21 and Over) £9 (BOF Members with Card £7) Juniors/Students £4.00 SI E-card HIRE £1 Lost E-cards £30
CLOSING DATE: SUN October 28th 2012. No Late Entries, please. Enter on the Day instead, but there will be a £2.00 surcharge for EOD
REGISTRATION & ENQUIRIES: Astley Hall, Hall Gate, Chorley PR7 1NP
CAR PARKING: Woodlands College, Southport Road Chorley PR7 1NB GR SD 571 178
EOD REGISTRATION TIMES: 11.30 – 13.30
START TIMES 12.30 – 14.30
COURSE CLOSING TIME: 16.00 (Determined by Sunset!)
NB (1) late Starters only get 90 mins running time. The slow should go for middle or early start.
PLEASE NOTE: Courses A – E will cross numerous un-marshalled public roads, some of them quite busy. In order to comply with insurance requirements, all competitors on courses A – E must be ADULTS ie be 16 or over on the day of the race. Juniors may only run on Courses F & G – see below. All Competitors take part at their own risk and will be responsible for their own safety at all times, including when crossing roads.
ADULTS may run any course they choose, but for NWUL points must run in (or up) a class. M/W16s aged 16 or over on the day of the race may run up OR run course F competitively as they wish.
JUNIORS under 16 years old on the day of the race MUST run their correct Course.
Course F will not cross roads with significant traffic, unless by compulsory use of an underpass.
Course G. Will take place entirely within Astley Park and will not go near any roads
FINAL DETAILS are available here.
START TIMES should be published Tuesday evening 30th October.
MAP: ISSOM map at a scale of 1:5000, 2.5m contours. Survey by Peel Land Surveys, 2010. Updated Bob Nash 2012
Competitors are advised to acquaint themselves with ISSOM symbols – with particular reference to those for Out Of Bounds and Forbidden to Cross. A concise version prepared by Simon Errington is available here: http://maprunner.org.uk/simon/sprintmapsymbols.jpg
Organiser: Tony Marlow
Planner: Bob Nash
Controller: Mike Ormerod
Last Updated : 31.10.12