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Event Details

Sunday 19 May 2019 Calke Park - EM League

Flier/Final Details: http://www.derwentvalleyorienteers.org.uk/details/Calke event 2019 details_MMv3.pdf
Event Area:
C (Regional)
Event Type: Cross Country
Event Style: Classic
Planner: Ann-Marie Duckworth
Controller: Doug Dickinson
Organiser: Michelle Mackervoy - Contact: michellemackervoy@talktalk.net
Grid Ref.: SK355240 view in Streetmap (opens in new window)
Postcode: DE73 7JF
Nearest Town: Ticknall
String Course:
A string course will be available - free entry.
Closed Event?:
Night Event?:
Parking: Follow main drive through the park to National Trust car park. At entrance to the main parking area turn left and follow track through the gate into overflow parking area. Please follow instructions of parking marshalls.

Please note: The National Trust have kindly agreed to charge non-members a reduced park entry fee of £4 per adult and £2 per child. Please mention that you are orienteering at the kiosk.

Toilets: National Trust toilet facilities are located in the courtyard
Notes: Yvette Baker Trophy Heat
The YBT is the junior (M/W18 and younger) inter-club competition for England & Wales, and points are scored on Yellow, Orange, Light Green and Green. Please notify the Organiser if you are bringing a team.
Please read the rules in the following link https://www.britishorienteering.org.uk/rules

There will also be the National Forest Trophy awarded for the best performance on the day. Based on pace, adjusted for age and gender, so open to all.

Please note the string course will be in a maze-O format.

Courses: White; Yellow; Orange; Light Green; Very Short Green; Short Green; Green; Blue; Brown;
Si: Yes - Card Hire at Registration: £1.00 - Juniors free Contactless SI will be enabled - Contactless Card Hire also at Registration: £2.00
Fees: British Orienteering members - Seniors £8.00, Juniors £4.00 (Light Green - Brown courses)
Seniors and Juniors £4.00 (White, Yellow and Orange courses}
Non British Orienteering Members - Seniors £10.00, Juniors £4.00 (Light Green - Brown courses)
Seniors and Juniors £4.00 (White, Yellow and Orange courses)
Registration Times: 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 noon
Start Times: 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m.
Courses Close: 14:30
Meeting Times: N/A
Dogs: In car park 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.