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Markfield

RegionEast Midlands
ClubLeicestershire Orienteering Club
Nearest townMarkfield
PostcodeLE67 9WU
Carpark locationChitterman Way/ Linford Cresent Junction (southern end)

Available Maps

Use the MaprunF app.MarunF 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.  Note maps need the mag lines adding!

If you need a reminder about map symbols use the Legend.  Beware all the out of bounds and do not cross symbols.  In the Control Descriptions o is used to show a lamp post.

Courses Available
Course Controls

Length

(km)

Expected time Suitable for Hazards Results
Short 9 1.6 15-40 Beginners, children should be accompanied Traffic  
Medium 17 2.9 20-50 with some experience Traffic Medium
Long 21 3.8 20-60 with some experience Traffic Long

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

Click 'Events near me' or click 'Select Event' and go to the UK/Leicestershire/Markfield 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