Burton Dassett Hills - Night Score event

OD Level D
Date: Sat, 29 Jan 2022 18:00

Pre-entries closed early, if you still want to enter please email Mark Rookledge. Maps will be printed on 24th Jan but some spare maps may be available.

Burton Dassett country park is a compact hilly open area with an area of complex contours in the centre.
Location : CV47 2AB, between Banbury and Leamington Spa and a few km south of Jn12 on the M40.

OS grid reference: SP 395 523     What3Words: punchy.inflamed.budget
The start will be from the most Northerly car park.

Event format:
A 45 minute ‘Odds and Evens’ score event with a 2 sided map. Runners will start with the odd numbered controls. At any time they can return to a transition control before turning over the map and starting the even numbers, with no going back to the odd numbers.
10 points for every odd numbered control and 20 for every even numbered control.
-10 points for every minute or part of over 45 minutes.

ISSprOM "Sprint spec" map at a scale of 1:5000 with 2m contours (to help accurately show the flatter complex area!).

To enquire about an entry please email: markrookledge(at)mac.com. No entry on the day. £5 adults, £1 juniors and students. £1 Si Hire.

Starts from 18:00 to 18:45

Burton Dassett is an exposed hill top and orienteers will be expected to dress for January night weather conditions and carry a whistle. Cagoules may be mandatory depending upon the forecast and a backup light source should be carried. Juniors should be accompanied by an adult.
Please do not attend if there is any likelihood of you having Covid and maintain the usual precautions at the event.

    Planner: Mark Rookledge


Burton Dassett Hills




All Dates

  • Sat, 29 Jan 2022 18:00

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