What is Orienteering


Event Details

Tuesday 26th October 2021
Club Night Maprun Wigston South
Postcode LE18 2HR
Horsewell Road, Recreation Ground view in Streetmap or Google Maps
Grid Refrence SP606979
Beginners welcome, help and advice available.
If you are new to orienteering please see our Introduction to Orienteering page.
  • Event Type - Night; Urban;

  • Start Times
  • 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
  • Course Closing Time
  • 8.00pm
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
Si not available

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.
Meeting: Car park

Courses: Long 6.8km, Medium 4.6Km and Short 2.6km. (Shortest route).

Entry: Use the on-line entry system, below, closing midnight the day before.
Please book a map if you might be coming

Controls: 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: All participants are advised to carry a smart phone with the MapRun6 or MapRunG App. Download App.

Control descriptions: Can be downloaded from this page (see Event details below).

Terrain: Mainly streets and alleys with some park and grass areas.

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

Organiser - Roger Edwards
Page Updated 21-10-2021
  • Toilets none
  • Large Groups (Youth group, Scouts, Running club etc) should let the Organiser know a week in advance.
  • Social Venue Two Steeples, Paddock Street, Wigston