- Nearest Postcode: BH24 2DA
- GPS: 50.825449, -1.830357
- OS Grid Reference: SU 120 029
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- Date: –
- Event area (map): Avon Heath
- Categories: 2017-2018, Event, Night League
The first proper night event in this year’s league fully out of street lighting, but still close enough to an urban area to get to easily, thanks to Wimborne Orienteers.
Download the flyer from the Wimborne website here. Some details copied below for easy access, but please check that there are no last minute changes.
Directions and Parking
Avon Heath CP near Ringwood, Dorset. BH24 2DA Access is via the A31 – turn south at Woolsbridge Roundabout at Grid Ref SU114033 Parking/assembly will be in the Avon Heath Country Park Centre (Parking fees must be paid)
Off road trainers or rubber studs recommended as forest/heathland
1:7500 heath land and forest map recently updated
Registration & Start Times
Starts 6.30 – 6.45pm – courses close at 8.00pm
60 minute score with a core of easy controls for less experienced and beginners
Please email to reserve a map ([email protected])
The event will use SI timing.
Contacts / Officials
Organiser/Planner: Becca Ellis and Kevin Pickering WIM
Safety and Risk
For the night event Junior’s under 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Suitable lighting and back up lighting and hi viz clothing mandatory for all competitors.