Kendal CentralWed 16 Nov
Autumn Night Urban Series 2
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: Urban
Thank you all for joining us tonight in Kendal for the latest in our Night Urban Series - we hope you all enjoyed the courses in one of our best urban areas! Lovely to see so many people from the Kendal Mountain Festival join us also.
As always, many thanks to all the LOC volunteers for organising tonight - Jerry for planning, Andy as safety controller, Claire and Kath for newcomer welcome and the SI Team of Ali & Mike.
Urban night series using SI, with start times on Wednesday Evening.
A tour of the alley ways (yards) of Kendal.
Near: Kendal Lat,Lng: 54.32787,-2.74944 Postcode: LA9 4TA What3Words: ///putty.vine.whites
The pins on the maps show the location of the parking, the start may be some distance away
Directions / Parking
Wainwrights Yard, Kendal LA9 4DP
Parking in Booths car park, free after 6pm.
Map / Terrain
Urban. The courses will cross several busy main roads, so competitors should be prepared to wait to cross safely.
Juniors under 16 must run with an adult
Long 3.3k 80m climb
Short 2.5k 50m climb
Scale 1:4000 and TBD m contours.
Map last updated in year 2022.
The map will be size TBD and printed on waterproof paper.
Distance to start 10m
Distance from finish 10m
Course closing time 19:30
Pre-Entries available online via SI Entries here. Pre-entry closes at 23:59 on Sunday 13th November.
£4 M/W20- and full time students
Some EOD should be available.
You can select to pay with LOC vouchers on SI Entries, just enter the code for this series (request it via email from email@example.com) and hand vouchers in at SI on the night.
We encourage running in pairs, this is a must for under 16s (with an adult) but adults can also do this, it is good way to start orienteering particularly at night. Just enter either as the junior for the junior/parent pair or one adult as the adult pair. Please add the names of the accompanying adult/pair in the ‘Additional names and ages’ box and also request an extra map, if required.
Registration and Start times
Starts from 17.30 to 18.30
Toilets in Booths.
Contacts / Officials
Series Coordinator: Graham Capper
Planner : Jerry Purkis
Nearest A&E Hospital
Kendal, Westomoreland Hospital small injuries.
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