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SO - SOG A9 - Pashley & The Warren, Eastbourne

SO - SOG A9 - Pashley & The Warren, Eastbourne
Sat 27th Jan 2018
Suitable for familiesSuitable for young childrenSuitable for newcomersCoaching/advice availableDogs allowed - constraints may apply


Venue:Pashley & The Warren
Nearest town:Eastbourne
Event centre:Trevin Lower Car Park at University of Brighton (NB: Eastbourne campus!) BN20 7LW
Postcode:BN20 7LW
Grid reference:TV600982
Parking information:From the west use the A259. Go through East Dean and climb onto the Downs, drop down East Dean Road into Eastbourne and at traffic lights at foot of hill turn right onto Summerdown Road. At bottom of Summerdown Road bend right onto Paradise Drove. In 1km turn left into Carlisle Road, immediately turn left into Gaudick Road, Turn right into Trevin Lower Car Park at University of Brighton. BN20 7LW Please note there are only 27 places so careful parking is required, but there is free on street parking in the vicinity. Car sharing is needed where possible please
Dog rules:Please keep under control. Note the area is popular with dog walkers


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. Note some paths are muddy and given the nature of the slopes suitable foot wear is strongly advised. If windy and wet runners need to be sure that they will be warm enough, due to the exposed nature of the area. The toilets and cafe at Brighton University may be available (TBC). Please change your footwear if you are using these facilities please.
Type:Cross Country
Physical difficulty of terrain:Hard
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:73028
Event website:Click here


Course description:Map: Pashley and The Warren, 1:7500 surveyed in 2015, updated in 2016 and January 2018 by Chris Hooker. Terrain: A mixture of steep wooded slopes, fast open grassland and patches of thickets. Note that the start and finish areas and registration/download tent are approximately a 200 to 300m walk from the car park. Access is initially along the pavement and then along the South Downs Way Public Bridleway. The route to the start will be taped. Please sue the taped route. It is necessary to cross both Gaudick Road and Paradise Drive. Please take care. Please note start and finish are close to each other. Please download before leaving the Warren and returning to your car.
Colour coded courses:Yellow, Orange, Green, Blue
10.1km +
Very Easy
Very Hard
Course Technical Difficulty and Length (Km) are a guide to the standard of the courses offered.


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

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Contact:Mike Baron