Lakeland Orienteering Club

Stickle Pike (West)Wed 29 Jun

Summer Series Event 4

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: Fell

Results

Results / Splits

Winsplits

Routegadget

Report

Thank you for joining us on Stickle Pike this evening for the fourth event in the Summer Series! We hope you enjoyed the courses, the views and the area. Many thanks to Matthew for planning, Andy & Matt R as Safety Controllers and Matt as Series Co-ordinator and the SI Team of Ali & Mike.

Any questions on the results, please drop us a line at si@lakelandoc.uk

Last updated: Wed 29 June, 2022

Overview

Part of a series of six summer evening events across the South Lakes. Long and Short technical courses, and an easier course for families, juniors and novices.


Location Info

Near: Broughton in Furness
Lat,Lng: 54.32846,-3.20840
Postcode: LA20 6EB
What3Words: ///hasten.those.spaceship

The pins on the maps show the location of the parking, the start may be some distance away

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Directions / Parking

Parking will be at the summit of the road between east and west Stickle. Limited space so car-sharing appreciated.

Pre-event Details

Map / Terrain

Glorious complex Lakeland fell, unhindered by walls. Bracken will be grown so don't forget to tick check after. Rough terrain but craggy ground can be avoided with sensible route choices.

Full leg cover is compulsory.

The area is exposed and if the weather is bad you may be required to carry a hooded waterproof jacket, and potentially hat, gloves and waterproof trousers. You should bring these to the event and notices will be displayed in the car park and at the start.

You must carry a whistle.

Course Information

Long 5.0 km 315m climb 9 controls

Short 2.8 km 135m climb 7 controls

Orange 1.9 km 95m climb 6 controls

PROVISIONAL

Scale 1:7500 and 5m contours.

Map last updated in year TBD.

The map will be size A4 and printed on waterproof paper


How to choose a course

Entry Details

Pre-entries via SI Entries

£6 M/W21+

£4 M/W20- and full-time students

Entry on the day is possible for the Orange but you can also pre-enter.

A family group intending to go round this course together should just enter once. Please fill in the box for details of others in your group.

You will just use one SI Card (dibber) between you but you can buy extra maps using the “extras” on SI Entries for £1.

e.g.

  • Two children together: Pay £4 plus an optional extra £1.
  • Adult and two children: Pay £6 plus an optional extra of £2.






Registration and Start times

Starts 17.00 until 18.30

Courses close 19:30

Registration for the Orange course, which is particularly aimed at families, juniors and novice runners, will offer entry on the day (EOD), opening at 16.45, and SI cards (dibbers) and compasses will be available for those who do not have them.

PLEASE REPORT TO DOWNLOAD EVEN IF YOU RETIRE.


Facilities

none

Dog restrictions

TBD

Contacts / Officials

Series Coordinator : Matt Rooke

Planner : Matthew Horne

Safety : Andy Robinson

Nearest A&E Hospital

Barrow A&E or Kendal Small Injuries unit
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