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Event Details

Tuesday 13th April 2021 – Club Night MapRun, Birstall North
Event ID: 2294
Beginners: We welcome beginners from 1st June. Sorry only club members now while we need to meet covid-19 limits.
Car Park grid ref: SK591106 – view in Google Maps or Streetmap
Service area off A6/A46 roundabout – car park behind Shell/KFC
Car Park Postcode: LE4 3BT
Registration Times: By midnight on Monday
Start Times: 6pm – 7.00pm
Courses Close: 8pm
Courses: Short; Medium; Long;
Fees: Families £5.00 Seniors £3.00 and Juniors £1.50
Refunds will be paid to those needing to withdraw through covid-19 restrictions. Email requests to organiser or Treasurer.
Electronic Punching: None – Contactless SIAC not active
Link/Event Details: http://www.leioc.org.uk/wordpress/lei_fixtures/uploads/Birstall North Control Descriptions.pdf

Meeting Point: South end of the car park

Covid-19 Measures: Do not attend if you have Covid symptoms, have been close to someone who has or have been asked to isolate; Keep distanced from other orienteers; Do not form groups of more than 6 people and do not mingle between groups.

Short: 2.1km; 15m;
Medium: 3.6km; 30m;
Long: 4.8km; 45m;

For all courses expect to run up to 30% further than the stated course length.

Control Descriptions: + = lamp post. Descriptions are on the map, but you can also use the link above to download and print them.

Map: Open Orienteering Map; Psuedo Orienteering format; Scale 1:5000

Terrain: Urban with both hard and grass surfaces.

Kit: All participants should carry a smart phone (fully charged) with the MapRun6 or MapRunG App. Download App.

MapRun: Start, Finish and all control sites are identified by a GPS signal with no physical control kite or plaque. Do not tap ‘Go to Start’ until you are ready to go.

NO PHONE?: You can do the courses just using a map only but you need to make your own judgment if you are at the control site.

Entry: Use the on-line entry system, closing midnight the day before.

Payment: Pay fees at the end of June.

Responsibility: by participating you agree to take responsibility for your own safety.

Large Groups: Large groups (Youth group, Scouts, Running club etc) should let the Organiser know a week in advance.
Social Venue: None

Organiser: Chris Bosley
Email Contact: organiser@bosley.me.uk
Page Updated on: 2021-04-12

Club Night maprun Birstall

Tuesday 13th April 2021

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Birstall Maprun Club Night

Number of entries (23)
Name Club Age Class Si Number Start Time
Long (10)
Matthew Birkett LEIOC M45 8210875 18:30
David Cladingboel LEI M55 8250166 18:00
Jane Dring-Morris LEI W50 8301268 18:25
Jessica Dring-Morris LEI W21 8005043 18:26
Helen Chiswell DVO W40 7771977 18:14
Sally Calland DVO W45 7003231 18:01
Andy Glover LEI M40 8657470 18:27
Dale Lucas IND M40 2105212 18:18
Alastair Paterson LEI M50 8280367 18:17
John LEI M70 8 18:08
Medium (13)
Simon Ford LEI M75 8160843 18:10
Diane Ford LEI W70 293562 18:11
Mike Edwards LEI M75 8064334 18:09
Roger Edwards LEI M70 8003228 18:15
sue bicknell LEI W75 8201989 18:07
Peter Chick LEI M75 117781 18:12
Maureen Webb LEI W65 8203137 18:35
Kevin Gallagher LEI M70 8111049 18:34
David Jenkinson LEI M60 2061452 18:20
Derek Herd LEI M50 80500968 18:16
Ben Glover + Daniel (2 maps) LEI M16 8083012 18:28
Steve Edgar LEI M55 8438221 18:05
Felicity Manning LEI W65 2064255 18:06

Club Night maprun Birstall

Birstall Maprun Club Night

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