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Groby

RegionEast Midlands
ClubLeicestershire Orienteering Club
Nearest townGroby, Leicestershire
PostcodeLE6 0FP
Carpark locationLayby opposite Brookvale & Groby Learning Centre

Available Maps

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.

Courses Available
Course

Length

(km)

no.

controls

Expected time

(mins)

Suitable For Hazards Results
Short 1.8 7 12-35 Beginners Roads with Traffic Short
Medium 2.8 9 15-40 Some Experience Roads with Traffic Medium
Long 4.3 15 20-55 Some Experience Roads with Traffic Long

If you need to find out what the map symbols are, download the Sprint map legend.  Pay attention to all the out of bounds and uncrossable features.

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/Groby 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

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