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SOG A4 - Newtimber Hill, Pyecombe (A23 north of Brighton)

SOG A4 - Newtimber Hill, Pyecombe (A23 north of Brighton)
Sat 16th Oct 2021
Pyecombe, A23 north of Brighton
SO
SEOA
Local
Suitable for familiesSuitable for newcomersOnline entry availableDogs allowed - constraints may apply

Location

Venue:Newtimber Hill
Nearest town:Pyecombe, A23 north of Brighton
Event centre:Pyecombe Street, Pyecombe (runs parallel to the A23 - on the north side)
Postcode:BN45 7ED
Grid reference:TQ285128
Parking information:Expected to be roadside parking on Pyecombe Street. This runs parallel to the A23. An uphill walk to the start. Please check SO website for confirmation of the parking location.
Dog rules:Please keep under control on the course as there may be free-roaming livestock on the hill

Details

Description:Event 4 of the Autumn 2021 SOG series (Southdowns Orienteers club league). 4 courses - Blue (hard), Green (hard), Orange (medium) and Yellow (easy). Newtimber Hill has been newly remapped after a long break. It is a steep-side hill, the perimeter slopes are a mix of mature beechwood and scrub, whilst on the top is it largely open downland (very runnable) with scattered thickets (with fantastic views). Note: - there is expected to be an uphill walk to the start to reach the nicest parts of the area.
Type:Cross Country
Physical difficulty of terrain:Hard
Entry times:Start-times 10-11am. Pre-entry ONLY via racesignup.co.uk
Punch type:SI
Hire fee: £1.00
Competitions:Club League
Event number:79702
Event website:Click here

Courses

Course description:Blue (hard), Green (hard), Orange (medium) & Yellow (easy). Details will appear on the SO website when known.
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
02/10/2021 - 13/10/2021 (Pre-entry ONLY via racesignup.co.uk)£2.50 (£2.50)£5.00 (£7.00)£5.00 (£7.00)
Non-member fees shown in brackets
Online entry via:racesignup.co.uk
Online entry closing date:13/10/2021

Contact us

Club:SO
Association:SEOA
Contact:Rob Leathley

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