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Event Details

Saturday 28th December 2019 – Winter League 5 Abbey Park
Event ID: 2130
Event Type: Sprint; City Park;
Event Level: Local
Beginners: Beginners welcome, help and advice available. See also Your First Event
Car Park grid ref: SK590057 – view in Google Maps or Streetmap format.
Off Abbey Park Road
Car Park Postcode: LE4 5AG
Registration Times: 1pm – 2pm
Start Times: 1pm – 2pm
Courses Close: 3pm
Courses: See notes;
Fees: Seniors £5.00, Full-time students £2.50, Juniors (or Family group shadowing their juniors) £1.50
Electronic Punching: SI Dibber Hire: £1.00 (LEI members can collect vouchers towards card purchase) – Contactless SIAC available
Notes: Winter League
The 2019/20 LEI Winter League consists of 8 events taking place from October to February. They include: night events, urban events, Saturday events and Wednesday(half term) events. Your top 5 scores count on the league table. Trophies are given for overall Winter League winner, top placed Woman and top placed Junior.

League table:
Your score is calculated as:
Long: 100 x average time for the top 3 competitors/your time
Medium: 75 x winner’s time/your time
Short: 35 x winner’s time/your time
The scores are then multiplied by an age class factor.
Unlike the summer league no points are given for attendance.

See Winter League for the full list of fixtures and details of the scoring system.

Large Groups: Large groups (Youth group, Scouts, Running club etc) should let the Organiser know a week in advance.
Toilets: In the park.
Dogs: On lead only
Social Venue: The Blackbird, Blackbird Road,. Leicester LE4 0FW
Planner: Chris Phillips
Organiser: Chris Phillips
Email Contact: ursula.williamson.orienteer@gmail.com
Page Updated on: 2019-09-24