What is Orienteering


Event Details

Tuesday 12th October 2021 – Club Night – Hamilton MapRun
Event ID: 2354
Beginners: We welcome beginners.
Car Park grid ref: SK630064 – view in Google Maps or Streetmap
Tesco’s Car Park NW corner
Car Park Postcode: LE5 0TR
Start Times: 6.30 p.m. – 7.15 p.m.
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/Hamilton_Control_Descriptions.pdf

Hamilton: A brand new area for orienteering. Residential area with complex network of roads, tree-lined footpaths, grass areas, and intermittent drainage ditches and ponds.

Meeting: North West corner of Tesco’s car park. 200m walk to the start.

Courses: Optimal course distances (straight line distances) Long 6.0km(4.2Km), Medium 4.2Km(2.8Km) and Short 2.5km(1.7Km).

Map: 1:7,500 Open Orienteering PsuedO map (i.e. like an urban map)

Entry: Use the on-line entry form below. Closing midnight the day before. If the Entry app if not shown below, the event/activity is not yet accepting entries.

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. Download App.

Kit: Head torch as some areas not covered by street lights. A smart phone with the MapRun6 or MapRunG App.
NO PHONE? If you do not have a phone with GPS enabled, you can do the courses using a map only, but you need to make your own judgment if you are at the control site.

Safety: A torch and mobile phone are mandatory. Leave your phone number with the organiser and put the organiser’s number on your phone. Wear clothing and shoes suitable for the forecasted weather conditions. Beware of vehicles, cyclists and dog walkers.

Covid-19 Measures: Do not attend if you have Covid symptoms, have been close to someone who has or have been asked to isolate;

Control Descriptions: on map and will be on a PDF download from ‘Details’ link below.

Large Groups:
Social Venue: White House, Scraptoft LE7 9SE
Planner: Chris Bosley
Organiser: Chris Bosley
Email Contact: o@bosley.me.uk
Phone Contact: 077 8980 2726
Page Updated on: 2021-10-12

Club Night Maprun Hamilton

Tuesday 12th October 2021

Club Night Maprun Hamilton is now closed for entries

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Number of entries (19)
Name Club Age Class Si Number Start Time
Long (9)
Patrycja Czupryniak LEI W21 1841999
Matthew Birkett LEI M45 8210875
David LEI M55 8250166
Iain LEI M50 11111111
Alison Hardy LEI W55 8064336
Esther LEI W35 2105233
Alastair Paterson LEI M50 8280367
Stephen martin LEI M60 2096708
Jo White LEI W45 8321577
Medium (10)
Roger Edwards LEI M70 8003228
Sue Bicknell LEI W21 8201989
David Jenkinson LEI M60 2061452
Susan Grant LEI W50 338015
Zeph Grant LEI M50 338018
Peter Chick LEI M75 8260344
Ursula Williamson LEI W55 9100862
Chris Phillips LEI M70 80260647
Derek Herd LEIOC M50 8050968
John Marriott LEI M70 8480216

Club Night Maprun Hamilton

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