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Glenfield

RegionEast Midlands
ClubLeicestershire Orienteering Club
Nearest townGlenfield, Leicestershire
PostcodeLE3 8DL
Carpark locationStamford Street

Available Maps

Use the Maprun6 app. Maprun6 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.  If you need a map legend download one here Sprint map legend

 

Courses Available
Course

Length

(km)

No. of controls

Expected Time

(mins)

Suitable for Hazards Results
Short 1.9 5 20-40 Beginner Traffic short
Medium 3.1 7 25 to 60 Some experience Traffic Medium
Long 4.4 11 30 to 70 Some experience

Traffic

Avoid paths near the church

Long

To use the Maprun app when in the car park, start the Maprun6 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/Glenfield 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.

If you want a map legend /guide download Guide to map symbols

Other Things to do in the Area

 

 

Further Information

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