Note that we have swapped venues for the May and June events to avoid clashing with another event in the park.
|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||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 £1
Adults accompanying juniors are free, but £1 for an extra map.
|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.|
|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.|
|SAFETY||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.|