Newcastle and Tyneside Orienteers

Orienteering Night Owl Series 2018 - 19

Updated 15/10/18

The Night Owls League will run through the winter months. A series of events will determine the Night Owls champions.

The winner of each course will get 100 points.
Lower positions will be awarded points relative to the winner's time.
Organisers/planners will be awarded a bonus of the average of the scores of competitors.
Best 4 scores to count.

A prize will be awarded to each overall winner of the Long and of the Short courses.

Courses: Events will offer two courses:-
A Long course (~ 4 km.)(with a degree of technical difficulty appropriate to the area) and a Short course (~ 2 km.).

Individual event details will appear here as they are confirmed.

Fees: Senior 4.00 Junior 2.00 Schoolchild 1:00.

Starts: 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted in event details

Night Owl Coordinator: Fred Miller

Remember you Orienteer at your own risk

Please supply your own requirement of water

DateLocation and details when available
31/10/18 (Wed)Percy Pit, LemingtonResults
14/11/18 (Wed)Newcastle University & Environs-------
Parking Newcastle Civic Centre. Metro to Haymarket.
Buses from all parts to Haymarket / Eldon Sq. / Barras Br. / St. Mary's Place.
From public transport pass St. Thomas' Church along Barras Bridge towards Great North Road joining the foot/cyclepath alongside the dual carriageway for approx 200m to the footbridge. Cross.
Registration/Start at west end of bridge across A167 Great North Road.
Courses: Short 1.9km, Long 3.6km. nominal. Expect to run further.
Two unmarshalled crossings of Claremont Road (Light Controlled) 16+ age only.
12/12/18 (Wed)Silverlink, N.Tyneside-------
16/01/19 (Wed)Ryton-------
13/02/19 (Wed)Havannah, Hazlerigg -------
13/03/19 (Wed)Nuns Moor South New area-------