A 2 lap course on paths around the War Memorial Park in Coventry.
Start will be at the North Pavilion. Fun and friendly 3.55 mile run round the War Memorial Park. Two laps with NO mile markers, runners have to predict their finish times, no watches or GPS allowed. Nearest runners to their estimated finish time are the winners !
Hosted by Massey Ferguson Running Club
£4.00 Affiliated Runners / £5.00 Non-affiliated Runners
Enter at www.runbritain.com
Experience Town and Country orienteering in Warwickshire
URBAN ORIENTEERING COMES TO RUGBY TOWN CENTRE FOR THE FIRST TIME
Saturday 25 March, 1pm until 3pm
ARENA: RUGBY ATHLETICS TRACK
We invite you to join in the fun, run or walk, challenge friends and family and take part in this great outdoor active sport. Rugby Athletics Track is a great venue for this major national league sporting fixture.
HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW RUGBY?
Explore the town using a large scale map, showing buildings, parks, streets & footpaths.
Find all points on your course in the fastest time using a new hi tech timing system. Help given to all competitors on how to use the timer and read the map.
Registration 12.30pm until 2.30pm, Individual race start times are allocated from 1pm to 3pm. Cost: £11 adult and £6 junior, includes map and hire of timer and loan of compass if required. Several courses from 1km up to 7km are planned for all ages, from 5 to 85 years, for beginners and experienced orienteers. NB For safety reasons juniors under 16 do not cross roads. Details are on the orienteering club website www.octavian-droobers.org, or contact 01926 632189
Entry is online with fabian4.co.uk, and is preferred to assist with numbers for map printing. Entry on the day is possible, subject to availability of course maps.
Sunday 26 March: BENTLEY WOODS, ATHERSTONE
As part of Warwickshire Orienteering Weekend, there will be a forest event
in the superb woodlands of Bentley Woods, a private estate, with courses
suitable for beginners as well as experienced orienteers. For details please
see club website.