45 minute score event. Find the 30 lamp posts on the map, 7500 or 5000 scale, to gain points. Lose points for returning late.
We will use maprun, so ensure you have downloaded the maprun v7 app to your phone, and Garmin users can use Maprun G from the Garmin IQ connect store. Please make sure all devices are charged!
We will of course provide control cards for those who prefer old school pen and paper. Bring a pen. That Works. In the wet!
And everybody needs a head torch, and hi vis recommended
Location: - The Winning Post, Bishopthorpe Road, YO31 7ND
Fixture Date: - 28/02/2024
Wed 10 Jan – Heworth, Walnut Tree, YO31 1AN.
Wed 17 Jan – Acomb/Holgate, Carlton Tavern, YO24 4HA.
Wed 31 Jan – York, Eagle & Child, YO1 7EN.
Tue 13 Feb – The Groves, Punchbowl, YO31 7ND. (Note this is Tuesday)
Wed 28 Feb – South Bank, Winning Post, YO23 1NZ.
Wed 13 Mar – Rawcliffe, Lysander Arms, YO30 5TZ.
There is a car park at the pub, otherwise park considerately nearby. Foot, bike or bus are viable alternatives!
Residential districts of South Bank, Scarcroft, Middlethorpe,. One or two relatively busy roads, so please take care crossing these, but mainly quiet residential.
Via Racesignup, or enter at the event.
Meet at 1815 for briefing. 1830 start, back to the pub by 1915 to avoid penalties.
Please comply with Covid procedures for distancing and sanitisation as requested. Please obey instructions of Start marshals.
Electronic chip hire £1 Senior & 50p Junior (note SIAC dibbers will not be available to hire)
SI electronic punching, SIAC enabled.
Download will be managed in a socially distant manner. If you have any queries or issues about your run subsequent to downloading, please notify download marshal who will either fix any computing problem or contact an event official if necessary on your behalf.
Although a thorough risk assessment has been conducted by the organiser, orienteering is an adventure sport and you are taking part at your own risk.
Results will be posted on the Eborienteers website as well as here, once the event has occurred. Please allow 24 hours.
Please follow the latest Government Covid-19 advice.
Some of the data you provide at registration (name, club and age class) will be used to publish results on our website. All other data required for insurance purposes will be kept for 5 years.
If you are not yet a member of an orienteering club affiliated to British Orienteering, we encourage you to join, and benefit from the membership advantages from British Orienteering and Eborienteers. Please ask any of our club officials for more information on how to join.
We have a policy on the taking of photographs at events, based on national guidance. This provides a sensible balance between the benefits and risks associated with the taking and use of images. If you are unsure about acceptable practice, please speak to the event organiser.