|TERRAIN||Dense deciduous woodland crossed by footpaths and rides.|
|PARKING||Adjacent to the cricket field at Chipperfield TL045 015. There are a number of small car parks around Chipperfield Common. Marshals will direct you to an appropriate one or to on-street parking. Please share transport if possible.
Event centre at Blackwells Café, The Common, Chipperfield, WD4 9BS. No spiked or muddy shoes in the café.
|PUBLIC TRANSPORT||4km from Kings Langley Station.
Infrequent bus 352 from Hemel Hempstead or Watford.
|COURSES||Courses for everybody from beginners of any age to experienced orienteers.
You may enter any course and will automatically be entered in the club’s Saturday League unless you ask not to.
|STARTS||Register from 09:45 to 11:15 or visit http://sat.maptypes.org to reserve map/dibber.
Starts from 10:00 – 11:30. Courses close at 12:30.
|FEES||Non-members: Adults £6, Juniors £3
BOF members: Adults £4, Juniors £2
HH juniors free; adults accompanying juniors are also free but will need to pay £1 for an extra map.
|PUNCHING||Sportident punching will be used.
Dibber hire £1.00. Charge for lost dibbers £30
|MAP||1:7500 pre-marked maps for all courses. For map of a previous event see here.|
|FACILITIES||Café and toilets near start and finish.|
|DOGS||Dogs allowed on a lead, but not in café. Please clear up after your dog.|
|SAFETY||Please be considerate of other users of the Common, including horse riders and dog walkers.
Take care crossing the road to start and back from finish. The crossing will be marshalled. All roads are out of bounds when you are running your course.
Orienteering is an adventure sport. You take part at your own risk and are responsible for your own safety. A full risk assessment will have been carried out.