HH / LOK Trent Park Score

Parking Southgate Hockey Centre, at the northern end of Snakes Lane, post code EN4 0DZ, grid ref TQ 289 969.
Public Transport Oakwood underground station on the Piccadilly line, or, in the event of tubes not running to Oakwood on Boxing Day, 121 bus from Turnpike Lane, Wood Green or Southall (all on the Piccadilly line, alight bus at Oakwood tube station).
Directions Sign-posted off the A110 opposite Oakwood Station. Turn off the M25 at J24 (Potters Bar) and take the A111 south towards Cockfosters and Southgate. After 3 miles, turn left at the large roundabout onto the A110; then after half a mile, turn off the A110 into Snakes Lane.
Terrain Mixture of gently undulating parkland and wooded areas with some brambles.
Map 1:10000, 5m contours. Controls will be pre-marked on waterproof paper (no bags).
Courses Maximum 60 minutes score event:

  • Controls 110-119 worth 10 points each
  • Controls 120-129 worth 20 points each
  • Controls 130-139 worth 30 points each

Penalty of 20 points for each minute or part thereof late. Bonus of 10 points for each minute early, provided all controls have been visited.

Starts 11:00a.m. mass start. Start and finish within 5 minutes’ walk of the car park.
Registration 10:00a.m. to 10:45a.m. Entry on the day only.
Facilities No toilets at car park, but toilets in main car park 800m from registration and at Cockfosters tube station (en route from M25 on A111).
Squash and mulled wine at finish.
Fees Seniors £7 (£2 discount for BO National or SEOA members)
Juniors & students £3
Punching Sportident electronic punching will be used.
Dibber hire £1.00. Charge for lost dibbers £30.
Organiser John Hardy (LOK),  johnhardy123 (at) btinternet.com
tel: 020 8368 7182
Planners Ronan and Julie Cleary (LOK)
Controllers Susan and Keith Marsden (HH)

Event registered with BO. Competitors take part at their own risk.