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Wednesday 23 May 2018 LEI Summer League 5 Conkers Waterside and Sarah’s Wood (WOD)

Event Level: Local


Summer League: midweek evening event

Parking: Car Parking is alongside the approach road to Conkers Waterside (Bath Yard) and the adjacent industrial units.
Orienteers should not park within the Waterside or Conkers complex as gates will be locked at 18:15pm.

Short Yellow standard
Medium Light Green/Short Green Standard
Long Green/Blue Standard

Start and finish: adjacent to the car park
Terrain: Woodland and path network.
Beginners: Beginners assistance can be given

Summer League 2018
The 2018 LEI Summer League consists of 19 events taking place from April to August. They include long, score, sprint and urban events. Your top 10 scores count on the league table. See Summer League page for the full list of fixtures and the current league table.

Control Collection: Volunteers willing to collect in a few controls each after the courses close would be much appreciated.

Suitable for Beginners?: Beginners are welcome. Please arrive early and preferably let the organiser know in advance so that you can be sure to get advice from an experienced orienteer.
Large Groups?: If you intend to come to our event as part of a large group, eg Youth group, Scouts, Cubs, Athletic or running club, it would be helpful to let the Organiser know in advance. This ensures we can have enough maps available for you and avoid disappointment.

Organiser: Simon Starkey   Contact: simon.starkey@gmail.com
Planner: Simon Starkey
Courses: Short; Medium; Long;
String Course: No string course available
Electronic punching using SI card: Yes – Card Hire at Registration: £1.00 (LEI members can collect vouchers towards card purchase)
Fees: Seniors £4.50, Full-time students £2.50, Juniors (or Family group shadowing their juniors) £1.50
Registration Times: 6.30 p.m. – 7.30 p.m.
Start Times: 6.30 p.m. – 7.30 p.m.
Courses Close: 8.15 p.m.
Car Park Grid Reference: SK309156 – view in Google Maps or Streetmap format.
Conkers Waterside Centre, see notes above
Car Park Postcode: DE12 6BA
Dogs: On lead only
Social Venue: The Shoulder Of Mutton, Ashby, Map
Social Venue Postcode: LE65 1AF