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HH Saturday Series Mardley Heath

HH Saturday Series Mardley Heath
Sat 2nd Mar 2024
Welwyn
HH
SEOA
Local
Suitable for familiesSuitable for young childrenSuitable for newcomersCoaching/advice availableOnline entry availableDogs allowed - constraints may apply

Location

Venue:Mardley Heath
Nearest town:Welwyn
Event centre:Scout & Guide HQ, Canonsfield Road, Welwyn, AL6 0QA
Postcode:AL60QA
Grid reference:TL242179
Parking information:Free parking on the road near the event centre and around the A1(M) bridge. Space is very limited and it would be greatly appreciated if people could share transport.

Details

Description:Mardley Heath is a small but complex woodland, mainly regenerating naturally following gravel extraction in the middle of the last century. A small area of open heathland has been maintained in the northern part of the site. The area is now a Local Nature Reserve owned and managed by Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
Type:Cross Country
Physical difficulty of terrain:Medium
Entry times:10:00 - 11:30
Punch type:SI
Competitions:Schools League
Event number:84319

Courses

Course description:White, Yellow, Orange plus difficult courses using contour detail - Gravel working has left this area with complex contour detail, in addition to the already hilly nature of the site
Colour coded courses:White, Yellow, Orange, Light Green, Short 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

Online entry available

Contact us

Club:HH
Association:SEOA
Contact:Penny Parkes