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
|Men M18-35||Long Orange||Women W18-35||Long Orange|
|Veteran Men M40+||Long Orange||Veteran Women W40+||Long Orange|
|Supervet Men M55+||Orange||Supervet Women W55+||Orange|
|Junior Men M16-||Orange||Junior Women W16-||Orange|
|Young Junior Men M12-||Yellow||Young Junior Women W12-||Yellow|
|Date||Location and details when available|
|Nov 26th||Seaton Sluice||Results|
|Dec 10th||Pegswood Colliery||Results|
|Feb 11th||Leazes Park||Results|
|League Positions after Four Events||League|
| ||NZ259723|| |
| ||Nearest Postcode: NE23 7LZ.|
Nearest bus: 52 Haymarket to Cramlington via Four Lane Ends & Killingworth
to Weetslade Road end in Dudley. (600 m. No footway)
| ||Brown signed (Weetslade Colliery Country Park) from major roundabout A1056 (Sandy Lane) & A189 Spine Road|| |
(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 ~ triciadavies01ATgmail.com>
Remember you Orienteer at your own risk
Please supply your own requirement of water