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Event Details

Saturday 14 December 2019 Whitworth Park

Event Area:
Whitworth Park
D (Local)
Event Type: Cross Country
Event Style: Classic
Planner: Malcolm Spencer
Organiser: Amy Terava - Contact: 07713 579968
Grid Ref.: SK275628 view in Streetmap (opens in new window)
Postcode: DE4 2EQ
Nearest Town: Matlock
String Course:
No string course available
Closed Event?:
Night Event?:
Parking: On site - £1:00 for 4 hours
70p discount available on cafe drinks/food on production of car park ticket Main car park is accessed off A6 just past main Whitworth Institute building. 2.39m height barrier on the car park.
Toilets: In main building rear of cafe.
Notes: Course lengths:
Short: 0.7km
Medium: 1.6km
Long: 3.3km

Whitworth Park is a pleasant urban park and this event is suitable for beginners.
There are two ponds and the courses utilise the paths running around these features therefore younger children should be supervised.
There is a cafe and play areas for non running visitors.
Start, finish and registration all near the terrace of the cafe.
Courses: Short; Medium; Long;
Si: Yes - Card Hire at Registration: £1.00 - Juniors free
Fees: Seniors £5.00 and Juniors £3.00
Registration Times: 13:00 - 14:30
Start Times: 13:00 - 14:30
Courses Close: 15:30
Meeting Times: N/A
Dogs: On lead only
Beginners: Beginners are welcome. Please arrive early so that you can get advice from an experienced orienteer.
Groups: If you intend to come to our event as part of a large group, eg Youth group, Scouts, Cubs, Athletic or running club, it would be helpful to let the Organiser know in advance. This ensures we can have enough maps available for you and avoid disappointment.