Great TowerSun 12 Mar
Club Social Event
Local level event
What does this mean?
Local events are usually low key and in the 'localised' area, ideal for newcomers to try the sport and Training events are non competitive and 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.
Terrain type: Forest
club social and coaching event
Aims of the day
- Have fun
- Meet new club members
- Do some orienteering
Near: Bowness Lat,Lng: 54.31446,-2.93303 Postcode: LA23 3PH
The pins on the maps show the location of the parking, the start may be some distance away
Orienteering from 10:30am to 1:00pm (courses close 1pm)
2 x Beginners (1.8km each), 1 x Improvers (2.2km) & 2 x Technical (2.5km each) courses
Try as many as you want
There will be sign-in/sign-out sheets for the courses
There will not be any formal results, to give the SI team a day off!
There will be SI boxes and a simple mini-printer if you want to record a time
Coaching advice available
There will be a short map walk (“show & tell”) at 11am, & another at 12noon, explaining about rock and contour shapes
Cost of day - Adults £5, Juniors Free. Pay on the day.
To sign up (to print sufficient maps) please email Richard Tiley (rich dot tiley at btinternet dot com)
Registration and Start times
Lunch 12:30pm to 2pm – tea, coffee & cake provided
If you can bring some food to share at lunch that would be great