Newcastle and Tyneside Orienteers

Orienteering Night Owl Series 2019 - 20

Updated 10/10/19

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.

The winner of each course can choose a bottle of red wine or a bottle of white wine, complete with appropriate label. See above.

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 .

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

Date Location and details when available
30/10/19 (Wed) Denton Burn ------
  From A1 Western Bypass southbound take A186 exit slip ("Hexham & City West") and first exit from roundabout.  
  As soon as possible take the inside lane for a right turn across the other carriageway into Broadwood Road just beyond the footbridge (Lights). Otherwise continue to the Denton Burn roundabout for a full U turn, then left.  
  From A1 Western Bypass northbound take A186 exit slip ("Hexham & City West")  
  Keep right for the third exit off the roundabout. Keep to the inside lane and as above.  
  From the city take A186 West Road to Denton Burn Roundabout (where A191 crosses).At the lights beyond the roundabout turn off left.  
  Proceed down Broadwood Road to reach the bus turning circle. Turn right and continue to the end. Registration by the footbridge over western bypass. (NE15 7TB) Considerate roadside parking.  
  Bus: 38 Whickham View from Freeman Hospital via Central Station terminates at the turning circle. Walk 350 m.  

League points after 0 events.

13/11/19 (Wed) Northumberlandia ------
11/12/19 (Wed)Paradise, Lemington ------
15/01/20 (Wed)Newburn Riverside ------
12/02/20 (Wed)Leazes Park ------
11/03/20 (Wed)West Wylam/Hagg Bank ------