Event Fixtures

SWOC Summer Series 1 (SWOC League 5)

SWOC Summer Series 1 (SWOC League 5)
Sat 18th May 2019
Suitable for familiesSuitable for young childrenSuitable for newcomersCoaching/advice available


Venue:Sugarloaf West
Nearest town:Abergavenny
Event centre: National Trust car park, map reference SO 268167, nearest post code NP7 7LA
Postcode:NP7 7LA
Grid reference:SO268167
Parking information: Turn off the Abergavenny to Crickhowell road at the vineyard signpost, up past the vineyard (on your right) and keep going to the National Trust car park. This road is very steep in parts with passing places.
Dog rules:Dogs must be kept on lead because of sheep


Description:Mature woodland with some contour detail. The courses will be in the gorgeous old oak wood of St Mary’s Vale along with the adjacent open moorland of the Sugar Loaf. There are some steep slopes. Most of the area will be runnable but there are areas of bracken.
Type:Cross Country
Physical difficulty of terrain:Medium
Entry times:Registration from 10.30 and starts from 11.00 to 12.30. Courses close at 14.30
Punch type:SI
Hire fee: £1.00
Event number:75824
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Course description:The quoted climb on Blue and green can be reduced somewhat with appropriate route choice. Blue – technically difficult and long - 5.5km - 315m climb – 13 controls Green - technically difficult and a bit shorter- 3.6km – 235m climb – 10 controls Orange – includes controls just off paths 3.1km – 105m climb - 8 controls Yellow – all on paths 2.2 km – 60m climb – 8 controls
Colour coded courses:Yellow, Orange, Green, Blue


Payment dateJunior/studentSeniorFamily/group
EOD£2.00 (£3.00)£5.00 (£7.00)£0.00
Non-member fees shown in brackets

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Contact:Peter Ribbans