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Event Details

Saturday 17 August 2019 Rosliston Forestry Centre

Event Area: Rosliston
Level: D (Local)
Event Type: Cross Country
Event Style: Classic
Planner: Tony Berwick
Organiser: Andy Hawkins – Contact: 0115 854 2634
Grid Ref.: SK243174 view in Streetmap (opens in new window)
Postcode: DE12 8JX
Nearest Town: Swadlincote
String Course: No string course available
Closed Event?: No
Night Event?: No
Parking: Parking at Rosliston Forestry Centre ( follow brown signs ). £4 all day, coins only
Toilets: In Visitor Centre
Notes: Short course, 2.0km, White/Yellow standard
Medium course, 3.6km, Orange standard
Long course, 4.8km, Light Green in places
Details: Flier/Final Details (when available)
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 – 15:00
Start Times: 13:00 – 15:00
Courses Close: 16.00
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.