- Date: –
- Event area (map): Eastney and Milton
- Categories: 2017-2018, Event, Night League
Organised by Southampton OC in a new location for the League this year
Post Event Comments:
Most current details, including the flyer, can be found on SOC’s homepage. Some details are copied here for ease of access, but please make sure to check there are no changes posted on the organiser’s website.
Directions and Parking
Eastney Community Centre, Bransbury Park. PO4 9SU.
GR sheet 196, SZ 667994
Easiest approach is from the east along Eastern Road, A3020.
Small car park east along Bransbury Road, at end of park, 500m from the Community Centre, or on side roads anywhere you can find a space!
Secure small room, toilet, own entrance. DIY hot drinks!
There will be other users of the centre. Open from 17:00 to 21:00
Please no muddy shoes.
Urban and parkland, and foreshore (rocks and pebbles).
New 1:4000, surveyed summer 2017 by Robin Smith.
Double sided waterproofed A3, no overlap. No legend.
North side is Milton, south side is Eastney.
The whole map will be on display at registration.
Registration & Start Times
Registration from 18:00, starts from 18:15 to 18:45.
Courses close at 20:00.
60mts score, 30 controls. All the same value.
Penalty for being over time, bonus for getting them all within time.
EMIT are kindly providing the touch free system.
Contacts / Officials
Organiser and Planner: Robin Smith 07522 465119 [email protected]
Dogs should be kept under control and on a lead when necessary.
Safety and Risk
Please wear a hi-vis vest and BOF rules require you to carry a spare torch.
If adverse weather we may ask you to wear a waterproof jacket.
All competitors must report to Download even if retiring from the event.
Orienteering is a physically challenging sport. Competitors take part at their own risk.