|Terrain||A mixture of generally very runnable open heathland and woodland.|
|Parking|| West End Farm, Ferrers Lane, Nomansland, St Albans AL4 8EG. OS Grid Ref. TL162125.
Parking £1. The farm has a busy stable – beware of horses near the entrance. Park as directed in the area at the very top left-hand side of the farmyard. No vehicle height restrictions.
|Courses||White ~ 1.7km (Very Junior Beginners)
Yellow ~ 2.1km (Junior Beginners)
Orange ~ 3.5km (Junior Intermediates & Adult Beginners)
Light Green ~ 3.8km (Adult Intermediates & above)
Blue ~ 6.3km (Experienced Orienteers)
All course lengths provisional.
|Starts||Register from 09:45 to 11:30
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-BOF members: Adults £6, Juniors £3
BOF members: Adults £4, Juniors £1, 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||1:7500 with 5m contours, preprinted on waterproof paper.|
|Facilities||Squash will be provided at the Finish.|
|Dogs||Allowed under control at owners risk – the traffic along Ferrers Lane can be fast moving and a hazard to stray animals. Please clear up any mess and deposit in a poo bin.|
The LG and Blue courses involve unmanned road crossings and competitors must exercise care – traffic in the area can be fast-moving. For this reason, unaccompanied U16s are not permitted to enter these classes.
Orienteering is an adventure sport. You take part at your own risk and are responsible for your own safety.