Coombe Abbey Country Park - WML / Yvette Baker Heat

OD Level C
  Sun, 24 Mar 2024 10:30

For the full final details, please see the pdf attachment at the foot of this page.

A WM League / Regional event, suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner (help and advice available) to the experienced orienteer. This event is also the WM "Yvette Baker" heat.

Location: Coombe Abbey Country Park, The entrance is located on the B4027 Coventry to Brinklow road.

Postcode: CV3 2AB
OS grid reference SP 404790
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entrance at SP404790

Parking: is in the main car park located off to the right from the main drive. Car park: 1-2 hours £3.00; 2-4 hours £3.50. Car Parking details & charges

Start times: 10:30 - 12:30

SI punching:  SIAC enabled

Current members of British Orienteering: are encouraged to pre-enter using Fabian4
Newcomers and non-members: can enter using Fabian4, but can also reserve an entry by emailing or can enter on the day at the event.
Those who pre-enter are guaranteed a map for their chosen course. We do print extra maps, particularly for courses suited to newcomers.

 Late Pre-entry: Enter by Friday 22nd March. Pre-entry for some courses may become restricted by the availability of printed maps. 

Senior British Orienteering member £12 (Non-Member £14)
Juniors £4 (including full-time students)
SI card hire £1 (Non SIAC)

EOD (Entry on the Day) Some courses may be restricted by the availability of printed maps but we do print extra maps for those courses suitable for newcomers.. 

Senior British Orienteering member £12 (Non-Member £14)
Juniors £4 (including full-time students)
SI card hire £1 (Non SIAC)

 Courses: White to Blue. WML league "Brown" competitors should enter the Blue

 White     1.5 km      5 m      13 controls (text descriptions)     Entry Limit: 18
Yellow     1.8 km      5 m      11 controls (text descriptions)      Entry Limit: 18
Orange    2.4 km    20 m      12 controls      Entry Limit: 18
Light Green    3.4 km    30 m      15 controls      Entry Limit: 18
Short Green    3.5 km    25 m      15 controls      Entry Limit: 68
Green    5.3 km    40 m      23 controls      Entry Limit: 58
Blue    7.5 km    60 m      26 controls (double-sided map)     Entry Limit: 53

Planner: David Lawson
Organiser: Viv Lawson
Controller: Barry Houghton (HOC)

COVID:  Please do not come if you have symptoms of Covid-19, or suspect you may have it.

Safety and Risk:
A risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event. If you have a high-risk medical condition you want organisers to be aware of please leave details at enquiries in a sealed envelope with your name on it. You can use this medical form. Envelopes will only be opened if required for a medical emergency. Unopened envelopes should be collected after the event. Any unclaimed envelopes will be destroyed after the event.
An emergency number for the day is printed on the map. First aid and details of the nearest A&E hospital will be available in the assembly area.

British Orienteering has an agreed national guidance policy on the taking of photographs at events. If you are unsure about the agreed acceptable practice, please speak to the event organiser.

Privacy & Personal Data:
When entering events your personal details (name, age, gender, club) will appear in the results section on this website. It may also be used to trace missing runners and hired SI cards.


Coombe Abbey CP car park



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  • Sun, 24 Mar 2024 10:30

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