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Event Details

Tuesday 28 June 2016 County Schools Score Championship (including BSSC Practice 5 of 5)

Event Level: Local
Beginners: Beginners welcome, help and advice available. See also Your First Event
Car Park Grid Reference: SK554083 – view in Google Maps or Streetmap format.
Gorse Hill on street
Car Park Postcode: LE7 7AN
Registration Times: 3 to 6.30 pm
Start Times: 3pm to 7.15pm
Courses Close: 8.15 p.m.
Courses: 45 Minute Score;
Fees: Seniors £4.50 and Juniors £1.50
Electronic punching: SI Dibber Hire: £1.00 (LEI members can collect vouchers towards card purchase) – Contactless SIAC not active
Link/Event Details: http://www.bsoa.org/home/raw?htm=BSSC16
Notes: This is an opportunity for all pupils to practice
The event is to the British Schools Score Standards:
8 easy controls about 8 harder controls and 14 much harder controls.

Evening session is part of Leicestershire Summer League using the same course.

Please advise the Organiser by Friday 24th June 5pm how many maps/dibbers you need.
Schools may compete in the evening session.

Adult (eg parent) supervision needed for each group.

Clothing: Event requires long trousers to be worn as routes may go through Brambles/ nettles. The area is often wet so shoes need a good grip.

Championships Girls and Boys in the following year groups
Year 5-6 (may go as pairs)
Year 7-8 (may go as pairs)
Year 9-10
Year 11-13

The 2016 British School Score Championship will be held on 8 October at Bagworth Woods, Leicestershire. Entry details are on the British Orienteering website.

Toilets: Nearest are at car park the Nook, Anstey

Large Groups: Large groups (Youth group, Scouts, Running club etc) should let the Organiser know a week in advance.

Dogs: On lead only
Social Venue:
Organiser: Roger Edwards
Email Contact
Tel Contact Email: organiser Tel: 07809678252 or 01162127547
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