ParkO 3Goffs ParkThu 13 June, 2019

Near: Crawley
Level of event: Local
Type of event: Race

Results

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Results, splits, winsplits and league tables posted. Planners comments later.

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Park O Series Info

Park-Os are friendly club events, usually in parks or school grounds, where children and newcomers are very welcome. Yellow and Orange courses are suitable for children to run on their own with a bit of practice. Adults are welcome to shadow children until they are confident to go on their own. Sprint courses are run or walked by any age group.

The Park-O series takes place in the early summer and is usually 6 events.

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Location Info

Nearest town: Crawley

* Postcodes are not very precise in some areas, so don't rely on them for an exact location.

Directions / Parking

From the A2220 Horsham Road, turn into Old Horsham Road and then immediately take the first right turn leading to the car park.

Public Transport

Nearest trains at Crawley station approx 1 mile walk

Course Information

Yellow 1.1km

Orange 1.7km

Sprint 3.0km

Entry Details

£4 Sprint, £2 Orange, £2.00 Yellow. SO juniors free

'Dibber' hire:
Standard electronic punching (SI) chip hire is included in the entry fee. SIAC (contactless) 'dibbers' can be hired for £2

Registration

18:45 to 19:45

Start Times

19:00 to 20:00. Courses close 20:30

Map Details

1:4000, 5m contours
Map updated in 2018 by Les Hooper

Terrain Description

Goffs Park is one of Crawley's oldest parks and came into public ownership when the new town was developed during the 1950's. Prior to this, settlement on the site can be traced back to the 1300's. The park extends to over 20 hectares and has vatied features including: lakeside paths, mature deciduous woodland. a well equipped children's play area, neatly kept open lawns, a conservation area and plenty of opportunities to simply sit and relax. Having finished your event why not finish your visit with refreshments at the Goffs Manor Pub, which is one of Crawley's oldest buildings dating back to 1450. The large outdoor pub garden makes a pleasant stopping point.

Dog restrictions

Dogs allowed.

Facilities

Toilets, pub

Contacts / Officials

Planner: Liam Marsh

Organiser:

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