Lakeland Orienteering Club

Ulverston South Urban MaprunSun 22 Oct - Sat 28 Oct

Fourth of a series of 4 training mapruns.

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

Last updated: Thu 21 September, 2023


They can be done at any time from Sunday am through to the following Saturday, in the light or dark,

or as a social group on Wednesday 5pm to 7pm.

A fantastic Score Event; an urban across a great mixture of the roads, streets and alley ways in Ulverston.

Location Info

Near: Ulverston
Lat,Lng: 54.18609,-3.09265
Postcode: LA12 9JB

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 on roads surrounding Croftlands park, Ulverston,

LA12 9JJ SD287770

Pre-event Details

Map / Terrain

Urban maprun

A fast urban around Croftlands. comprising of the areas south of the river.

Almost all of the running surface is tarmac/hard surface with a little use of Croftland park.

Note that there are two artificial OOB barriers placed on Rake Lane to prevent runners using the non-pavemented sections of the road.

Course Information

45 Minutes Score – 900 Points

Scale 1:4 000 and 5 m contours.

Map last updated in year 2023.

If attending on Wednesday night the map will be A3 and printed on waterproof paper.

Otherwise print off pdf maps as two sides of A4

The start is the Tree in the South-West corner of Croftlands Park

Finish is the within Croftlands Park.

How to choose a course

Entry Details

Head Torch mandatory if running between dusk and dawn

Bright colored clothing recommended

Juniors under 16 must run with an adult

Sensible clothing (i.e., Cagoule, hat, gloves etc.) is to the be worn; this may be mandated in the case of poor weather

Registration and Start times

Please request a pdf copy of the map from Jerry Purkis

jerry56p at

Mapruns downloaded from UK/Cumbria/south/LOC2023

Sun 8 am 26 Oct to Sat 2811pm

Dog restrictions

Dogs under control are welcome Please ensure to clean up after them

Contacts / Officials

Planner James Rogers

Series Coordinator Jerry Purkis

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