Warrior Battleaxe - Bishops Woods

Organised and planned by Warrior Orienteering Club

Wed 9 May 2018

More information will be available from WAROC.

Type of event: Local
Type of terrain: Woodland

Info updated: Mon 2 Apr

Results

Results will be available soon.

Pre Event Info

Location

Nearest town: Graythwaite

Directions / Parking

Parking in field at SD369941. Signed from main road at Eel House.

Registration & Start Times

Starts 18.00-19.00.

COURSES WILL CLOSE AT 20.00. PLEASE DOWNLOAD IMMEDIATELY AFTER FINISHING, EVEN IF YOU RETIRE, SO THAT WE CAN BE SURE ALL RUNNERS ARE BACK.

Course Information

60 minute score event on a fully updated map, suitable for all abilities.

Explanation of colour courses

  • White are very easy with all controls on paths. They are mainly used by 6-10 year olds and family groups.
  • Yellow use simple linear features like paths, walls and streams. They are mainly used by under 12’s and family groups.
  • Orange progress to basic use of the compass and route choice. They are ideal for novice adults or experienced youngsters.
  • Light Green are ideal for improvers as the navigational difficulty begins to increase and uses simple contours and point features.
  • Green are used mostly by experienced under 18’s and adults wanting a short but challenging course with a very hard navigational difficulty.
  • Blue are a longer, more physically demanding course in comparison to the green. The distances are more varied between controls and the course attracts experienced orienteers.
  • Brown & Black are very physically demanding and have a very hard navigational difficulty. They are for experienced orienteers only.
  • Score means visiting as many controls as possible in any order in a specific time, like 45mins.

Entry Details

EOD only

Contacts / Officials

Planner/Organiser: Martin Bagness

Important Information

Safety and Risk: A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser.

Runners MUST download even if they retire so we can be sure everyone is back and that we do not need to start a search and rescue.

Participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event.

Help and Information: Anyone needing any advice about Orienteering should talk to the Organiser.

Privacy: when entering our events your name may appear in the results section of this website or in newspaper reports. Read our privacy policy to see how we look after your personal data.