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Barwell, Hinckley

RegionEast Midlands
ClubLeicestershire Orienteering Club
Nearest townHinckley
PostcodeLE9 8DQ
Carpark locationoff High Street

Available Map

Use the MaprunF app. MaprunF app Garmin watch owners may wish to use the sister app MaprunG, you will need a printed course map.

Your phone (watch) beeps when you get close to the feature (a virtual control detected by your GPS signal). Upload your results to see your position on the leader board.

We suggest you download a map from here but you can just use the one on your smartphone.

Score courses

Course Time limit Suitable for Hazards    
Score 45 45 minutes Preferably with some experience Traffic    
Score 60

60 minutes

Preferably with some experience Traffic    

Both courses use the same control sites it up to you to choose the time limit you prefer,

Find as many Postboxes as possible in the time limit. 20 points for each one found and lose 10 points for each minute or part minute late.

To use the Maprun app when in the car park, start the MaprunF app

If you are at the site or are close by, click 'Events near me' or at home, click 'Select Event' and go to the UK/Leicestershire/Barwell folder to find the courses. Click the one you want. Click ‘go to Start’ when you are ready. When you get near the start your time begins once your phone beeps.

Further Information

  • Orange and/or light green standard controls suitable for people with some experience