|Terrain||Parkland. Note: because of the presence of brambles and nettles, long trousers should be worn, definitely no shorts. Metal-studded shoes not recommended.
Longer courses visit the surrounding streets.
|Parking||Highfield Park Centre Car Park, off Russet Drive (AL4 0DB)|
|Public Transport||2.2km from St Albans City Station (SAC).
15 minutes from station on bus S1 to 200m away.
|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. Please note that you will run significantly farther than the straight-line distances quoted above.
|Starts||Register from 09:30 to 11:15
Regulars can save time by reserving a map/dibber at http://sat.maptypes.org
Starts from 10:00 – 11:30. Courses close at 12:30
|Fees||Non-BO members: Adults £6, Juniors £3
British Orienteering members: Adults £4, Juniors £2, HH juniors £FREE.
Adults accompanying juniors are free. Extra maps, if available, £1.
|Punching||Sportident punching will be used.
Dibber hire £1.00. Charge for lost dibbers £30.
|Map||1:5,000 pre-marked maps for all courses. Note that the map is not oriented exactly NS and the north lines are not parallel with the sides of the map. For map of a previous event see Routegadget.|
|Facilities||Toilets will be available.
|Dogs||Please keep dogs on leads and clear up behind you.|
|Safety||Orienteering is an adventure sport. You take part at your own risk and are responsible for your own safety.
Longer courses cross roads.