The Orienteering Club for York, Scarborough, Ryedale and Selby

BISHOPWOOD NORTH – SUNDAY 25TH FEBRUARY 2018

28th January 2018

UPDATED DETAILS FOR BISHOPWOOD NORTH, NEAR SELBY, ON SUNDAY 25TH FEB 2018

Flyer now includes courses and course lengths, as well as further safety instructions.
Flyer here

Any further helpers (control hangers and control collectors!) please contact Liz Drew (drew@wilmslow.plus.com) if you can help.

Location: Parking is on the forest track called “Hammersike road”, accessed off the B1222 Bishopdyke road that runs between Sherburn and Cawood. Grid Reference SE550347. Nearest postcode is YO8 3RB. Parking area can be muddy: please car-share as much as possible, and obey the marshalls’ instructions.
Assembly, toilet, start and finish are close to the parking area.

Terrain: Mixed woodland, predominantly flat with numerous ditches and paths.

Map: Scale 1:10,000, paper size A4

Registration: 10:00 to 12:00

Starts: 10:30 to 12:30. Courses close at 14:00.

Courses: White, Yellow, Orange, Light Green, Short Green, Green, Blue and Brown
SI punching. SI cards available for hire at Registration.

Fees:
Adult BOF member: £7.00
Adult not BOF member: £9.00
Adult novice on W/Y/O: £3.50

Junior (M/W 20 and under): £3.50 – White and Yellow are free for juniors.
Students (on presentation of valid student card): £3.50

SI-card (“dibber”) hire £1 (senior) / £0.50 (junior)

Dogs: on a short lead in assembly area only

Safety: Some of the ditches are deep. If they are marked uncrossable on the map, do not attempt it. Whistles are advised at this and any orienteering event. Cagoules are recommended and may be compulsory in case of bad weather.

Results will be posted on the Eborienteers website, www.eborienteers.org.uk

Organiser: Helene Lecomte contact@eborienteers.org.uk
Planner: Dave Brown (EBOR)
Controller: Martyn Broadest (AIRE)