Go Orienteering

BOK Urban Orienteering Series 5

BOK Urban Orienteering Series 5
Wed 25th May 2022
Weston-super-Mare
BOK
SWOA
Local
Suitable for familiesSuitable for newcomersCoaching/advice availableOnline entry availableDogs allowed - constraints may apply

Location

Venue:Weston-super-Mare
Nearest town:Weston-super-Mare
Event centre:Grove Park
Postcode:BS23 2AF
Grid reference:ST319620
Parking information:Suggested car park is at the south end of Grove Park, off Grove Road BS23 2AF (varieties.thin.danger). Charges: £1.30 for 1 hour, £2.30 for 2 hours, £3.50 for 3 hours, reduced charges after 6pm. If this is full, try Melrose Car Park on the sea front, Knightstone Road, BS23 2AW (brings.boost.fries), which has the same charges. Registration, start, finish and download will be at the upper (north east) end of Grove Park, (normal.those.foods). Please approach from the car parks using the roads, not through the park, as this is the competition area. There is some free street parking, but it is very limited.
Dog rules:Dogs are permitted under the control of an adult.

Details

Description:Part of BOK's Urban Orienteering Series, held most Wednesday evenings from Spring to early Summer. Short, Medium and Long courses offered at each event. Best 7 results on each course score for league trophies, with separate male and female competitions. Urban footpaths, residential and town centre streets and urban parks. Please note that the Causeway is currently not accessible as maintenance work is being carried out on Marine Lake. Road shoes and shorts are suitable. Please wear bright clothing for safety. There are areas of Grove Park which are marked as wildlife areas, please don’t run across them. Under 16s can run the Short course unaccompanied, but must be accompanied by an adult on the Medium and Long courses.
Type:Urban
Physical difficulty of terrain:Easy
Entry times:Starts 17:30-19:30. Courses close at 20:30
Punch type:SI
Hire fee: £2.00
Competitions:Club League
Event number:80564
Event website:Click here
Final details web page:Click here

Courses

Course description:The Short course is entirely within the park and perimeter roads, without any road crossings. Juniors (under 16) must be accompanied by a responsible adult on the Long or Medium courses. There are courses suitable for beginners; help and advice available on the day.
 
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
£3.00 (£3.00)£5.00 (£6.00)£0.00
Non-member fees shown in brackets
Online entry via:https://pre-entries.app
Online entry closing date:18/05/2022

Contact us

Club:BOK
Association:SWOA
Contact:Helen Kelsey
Co-ordinator:DAVID FAULKNER

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