Sunday, 8th December 2019

Local event at South Beach, Blyth

Page updated 8/11/19

Ideal event for newcomers as well as established orienteers.


Travel: Signed onto the B1329 Links Road at roundabout junction A193/A1061 ~ NZ318795
Bus 308 Newcastle - Blyth
Parking: South Beach Main Car Park (middle area) (NE24 3PL – NZ319794).
Entry: Seniors (M/W21+): £6.00
Juniors (M/W20-): £2.00
Leaders of groups please notify the organiser in advance so that enough maps are
Registration: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Starts: 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Punching: Pinpunches & minikites. Dibbers to be used for start/finish timing. Dibber hire £0 ~ Loss charge £20
Courses: Subject to final controlling.
  • White (1.3 km.)
  • Yellow (2.4 km.)
  • Orange (3.5 km.)
  • Light Green (3.9 km.)
  • Short Green (3.0 km.)
  • Green (4.7 km.)
  • Blue (5.7 km.)
Descriptions: Printed on the map. Advance download will be available here. No loose descriptions on the day.
Map: Scale:1:7500 ~ Contours: 2.5 m. Map as two strip sections. Waterproof paper.
Terrain: Dunes
Dogs: Under close control.
Facilities: Public Toilets. Fish & Chips/Ice Cream/Cakes Cafe & Takeaway/ Play area.
Organiser: Bob Richardson ~ bob.r999ATyahoo.co.uk ~ or 07969 304931
Planner: Kari Campbell
Controller: George Hare
Safety: Remember you Orienteer at your own risk
Please bring your own requirement of water.