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SO - SOG A4 - Slindon Woods, Fontwell

SO - SOG A4 - Slindon Woods, Fontwell
Sat 18th Nov 2017
Fontwell (A27 between Arundel & Chichester)
SO
SEOA
Local
Suitable for familiesSuitable for young childrenSuitable for newcomersCoaching/advice availableDogs allowed - constraints may apply

Location

Venue:Slindon Woods
Nearest town:Fontwell (A27 between Arundel & Chichester)
Event centre:Slindon Camping and Caravanning Club
Postcode:BN18 0RG
Grid reference:SU958085
Parking information:Just west of Slindon village, turn left (heading west) or right (heading east) up a track to Slindon Camping and Caravanning Club Site. Follow the directions of marshals. Please be aware that pedestrians will be sharing the same entrance into the site. Postcode is BN18 0RG, Grid SU 958085.
Dog rules:Please keep under control in both the car park and out on the course - the area is very popular with dog walkers

Details

Description:Low-key Saturday morning event aimed at local Orienteers and newcomers of all ages, including families. Forms part of the SO autumn league (September-January). 4 courses - Blue & Green for experienced Orienteers (approx 6km & 4km), Orange & Yellow for newcomers, families & children (approx 2.5km & 1.5km). Turn up and enter on the day - no pre-booking required.
Type:Cross Country
Physical difficulty of terrain:Medium
Entry times:Registration 9.45-10.45am. Starts 10.00-11.00am. Courses close 12.30pm
Punch type:SI
Hire fee: £1.00
Competitions:Winter Series, Club League
Event number:73023
Event website:Click here

Courses

Course description:Map: Scale: 1:7500 5m contours updated autumn 2016. Terrain: Mixed runnability woodland with prominent main tracks and many minor paths. Areas of significant ground detail, including some deep pits resulting from ancient flint mining. The area is gently undulating, rising gradually from South to North. Nettles and brambles in many parts, but these should be dying back.
Colour coded courses:Yellow, Orange, Green, Blue
 
XS
0-2.5km
S
2.6-5.0km
M
5.1-7.5km
L
7.6-10km
XL
10.1km +
Very Easy
Easy
Medium
Hard
Very Hard
Course Technical Difficulty and Length (Km) are a guide to the standard of the courses offered.

Entry

Payment dateJunior/studentSeniorFamily/group
EOD£2.00 (£2.00)£4.00 (£5.00)£4.00 (£5.00)
Non-member fees shown in brackets

Contact us

Club:SO
Association:SEOA
Contact:Michael Merritt

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