Lakeland Orienteering Club

Ulverston NorthWed 3 Nov

Night Urban Series

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






Results and analysis links (Winsplits & RouteGadget) are now available here for tonight's event.

Thank you for joining us in Ulverston on such a clear night tonight, we hope you enjoyed the event ! Many thanks to Iain for planning and Graham as Series Co-ordinator and the SI Team of Ali & Mike.

Any questions on the results, please drop us a line at

Last updated: Thu 28 April, 2022


Ulverston North - is a complex town centre and surrounding residential area and park

Location Info

Near: Ulverston
Lat,Lng: 54.19514,-3.09267
OS Grid Ref: SD288783
Postcode: LA12 0DB

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 in the Brewery Street Car Park (near Appleseeds and Ride Bikes). Parking charges apply until1800.

Please note there are roadworks on the A590 at the Booths roundabout for anyone approaching Ulverston from the east - they have been causing considerable traffic delays, please allow extra time to get to the event.

Pre-event Details

Map / Terrain

Ulverston North - is a complex town centre and surrounding residential area and park

Course Information

There will be 2 courses available - a Long (4.7km) and a Short (3.6km) course.

The map will be A3 in size at a scale of 1:4000

A total of 8 races with 5 to count in the series. Runners at night must wear some reflective garment & carry a torch (head-torches are preferable). Runners under 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times whilst out on a course.

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. Email your partner name to and state if you want an extra map (£1 payable on the night).

How to choose a course

Entry Details

Entry closed on Mon 1st Nov, but can be viewed on SI Entries here. There will be no EOD.

Entry fees will be £5 for Seniors and £3 for Juniors/Students

Registration and Start times

Starts will be available from 1730 to 1830, Courses close at 1930.

Hire SI cards will be available on the day for pre-entries to be collected at the event, there will be the usual £30 fee for a lost SI Card.

Contacts / Officials

Series Co-ordinator: Graham Capper

Planner/Organiser: Iain Smith-Ward

Controller: Derek Fryer

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