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Newcastle and Tyneside Orienteers

Present

Winter/Spring LOP League Events 2019/20

A Series of Local Orienteering Events

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Page updated: 10/3/20

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A series of low key local events on a Saturday morning, in and around 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.

Courses:
Yellow (1.5 - 2.0 km.) ~ Orange (2.0 - 3.0 km.) ~ Long Orange (3.5 - 5.0 km.).

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

Electronic timing will be used for start and finish. All runners will be issued with a loan dibber which will be downloaded off site. Timing tickets will be issued at download.

Scoring:
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 £2.00 Family £4.00
League Classes
Men M18-35 Long Orange Women W18-35 Long Orange
Veteran Men M40+ Long Orange Veteran Women W40+ Long Orange
SuperVet Men M55+ Long Orange SuperVet Women W55+ Orange
UltraVet Men M65+ Orange UltraVet Women W65+ Orange
HyperVet Men M75+ Orange HyperVet Women W75+ Orange
Junior Men M16- Orange Junior Women W16- Orange
Young Junior Men M12- Yellow Young Junior Women W12- Yellow

  Events  

Oct. 19thDr. Pit & Gallagher Park, BedlingtonResults
Nov. 2ndNorthumberlandia, CramlingtonResults
Nov. 16thWallsend ParksResults
Nov. 30thAshington Community WoodsResults
Feb. 8thLeazes Park, NewcastleResults
Mar. 7thDenton BurnResults

League points after 6 events.

Mar. 21stSilverlink, North Tyneside-----
At Cobalt Business Park, off A191, off A19 (see map) (NZ314702 )
Bus 309 Newcastle - Blyth adjacent. (every 15 mins)
Metro: Northumberland Park + Bus 19 (N.Shields) @ 9:29 or 9:59) to Village Hotel
Small park car park opposite Village Hotel (NE27 0BY)

Mar. 28thRyton-----

(for details of Start/Finish area, watch this page for updates: http://www.newcastleorienteering.org.uk)

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.