Newcastle and Tyneside Orienteers


Saturday Winter LOP Series 2016/17

A Series of Local Orienteering Events


Page updated: 18/2/17

A series of low key local events on a Saturday morning, in and around Newcastle and North Tyneside, with a league to encourage participation and competition. Courses suitable for Beginners (advice will be available) and the more experienced wanting some training competition.

Yellow (1.5 to 2.0 km.) ~ Orange (2.0 to 3.0 km.) ~ Long Orange. (3.5 to 5.0 km.)

Maps ands Controls
Sites will be marked with a plastic marker secured with a clothes peg. Markers will have a code letter in permanent marker to be written on the control card. Carry a pen

100 points for the winner of each course, 99 for second, 98 for third etc. Anyone running in a course above their class will get a bonus of 5 points (10 for 2 courses above) and, likewise, anyone running a course below their class will be docked 5 points (10 for 2 courses below).

Fees: Senior 4.00 Junior & Concessions 2.00 Schoolchildren 1.00 Family 4.00
League Classes
Men M18-35Long OrangeWomen W18-35Long Orange
Veteran Men M40+Long OrangeVeteran Women W40+Long Orange
Supervet Men M55+OrangeSupervet Women W55+ Orange
Junior Men M16-OrangeJunior Women W16-Orange
Young Junior Men M12-YellowYoung Junior Women W12-Yellow

DateLocation and details when available
Oct 22ndShankhouseResults
Nov 26thSeaton SluiceResults
Dec 10thPegswood CollieryResults
Feb 11thLeazes ParkResults
Feb 18thPrudhoe Results
Feb 25thWeetslade Results

Final League PositionsLeague

(for details of Start/Finish area, watch the website for updates)

Registration & Start: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Results and League positions will be published on the website as soon as possible after each event.

Coordinator: Tricia Davies ~>

Remember you Orienteer at your own risk

Please supply your own requirement of water