Event Details

Tuesday 5th December 2023
MapRun Desford
Postcode LE9 9JF
Kirby Road view in Streetmap or Google Maps
Grid Reference SK473028
Beginners welcome, help and advice available.
If you are new to orienteering please see our Introduction to Orienteering page.
  • Start Times
  • 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
  • Course Closing Time
  • 8pm
Pay at club night: Map run £1. In rooms, Families £5.00 Seniors £3.00 and Juniors £1.50
Electronic Punching
Si Dibbers N/A

MapRun: The control sites have no visible controls. Instead the Start, Finish and all control sites are identified by a GPS signal on your phone. The signal can be received within a few metres of the feature marked on your map. Advice and assistance will be available for anyone new to MapRun.

App: All participants need a smart phone with the MapRun or MapRunG App. Download App.

Planner: The MapRun courses are designed by Peter Chick.

Register: Please use the form below before mid-day Tuesday to book a map.

CoursesOptimum LengthClimbControls
Long6.6km30m20For fast experienced orienteers
Medium5.3km20m18For slower experienced orienteers
Short2.6km10m11For beginners

MapOpen Orienteering Map; scale 1:7,500

MapRun folder: Leicestershire / Desford

Car Park What3Words ///angry.twinckling.shed

Safety: A risk assessment has been carried out by the Organiser and all reasonable care has been taken to ensure the safety of competitors. However, participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event.

Next LEI Event: Winter League Saturday 9th December Fosse Meadows

Organiser - Roger Edwards
Page Updated 25-11-2023
  • Large Groups Not suitable for large groups.