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SO Sunny Sussex Weekend - 3/3 - Houghton Forest, Arundel. National event / SE League event

SO Sunny Sussex Weekend - 3/3 - Houghton Forest, Arundel. National event / SE League event
Sun 12th May 2024
Arundel
SO
SEOA
National
Suitable for familiesSuitable for young childrenRefreshments availableSuitable for newcomersCoaching/advice availableOnline entry availableDogs allowed - constraints may applyRanking event

Location

Venue:Houghton Forest
Nearest town:Arundel
Event centre:Whiteways Roundabout Grass overspill car park
Postcode:BN18 9FD
Grid reference:TQ001108
Parking information:On the decent sized grassy overspill car park at Whiteways Lodge, where there is a cafe and a toilet block. Please park as directed.
Dog rules:Keep dogs in sight and close-by; use a lead if they don’t always return when called. Always clean up after your dogs.

Details

Description:Event 3 of 3 of the Sunny Sussex Weekend. A full National event / SE League event in a forest usused for Orienteering since 2011. The previous map is here:-https://www.so.routegadget.co.uk/rg2/#103 Houghton Forest has been totally resurveyed using Lidar data by Chris Hooker for this event. Its an undulating mixed forest, with a solid network of paths & tracks, and riddled with point features such as pits and knolls. It will offer a stern Orienteering exercise. PRE-ENTER ALL THREE SUNNY SUSSEX WEEKEND EVENTS AND GET A £3 DISCOUNT. FAMILY ENTRY FEES CAPPED AT THE RATE OF 2 SENIORS & 1 JUNIOR
Type:Cross Country
Physical difficulty of terrain:Medium
Entry times:TBC - most likely 10am-1230pm
Punch type:SI
Hire fee: £1.00
Competitions:Regional League
Event number:81144
Event website:Click here

Courses

Course description:Black (M21), Brown (M35-40), Short Brown (M18-20, M45-50, W21), Blue (M16, M55-60, W35-40), Short Blue (M65, W18-20, W45-50), Green (M70, W16, W55-60), Short Green (M75-90, W65-70), Very Short Green (W75-90), Light Green (M14, W14), Long Orange (Adult Novice), Orange M12, W12, Yellow M10, W10, White M10B, W10B, Children’s String Course.
Colour coded courses:White, Yellow, Orange, Light Green, Short Green, Green, Short Blue, Blue, Short Brown, Brown, Black
 
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.
 101214161818E2020E2121E21N21V3540455055606570758085Open90
Long
Short

Entry

Payment dateJunior/studentSeniorFamily/group
01/03/2024 - 28/04/2024 (cheap-rate via racesignup.co.uk)£6.00 (£6.00)£14.00 (£16.00)£14.00 (£16.00)
29/04/2024 - 10/05/2024 (Regular pre-entry via racesignup.co.uk)£6.00 (£6.00)£16.00 (£18.00)£16.00 (£18.00)
01/03/2024 - 10/05/2024 (Orange/Yellow/White courses)£6.00 (£6.00)£8.00 (£10.00)£8.00 (£10.00)
01/03/2024 - 10/05/2024 (SO JUNIORS FREE (any course))£0.00£0.00£0.00
Non-member fees shown in brackets
Online entry via:racesignup.co.uk
Online entry closing date:10/05/2024

Contact us

Club:SO
Association:SEOA
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