Sunny Sussex WeekendGoffs Park SprintSat 12 May, 2018

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

Location Info

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

Pre event info

Goffs Park sprint race takes place in the evening and offers lots of variety within a small area. Many natural features and a selection of man-made features should make for a fast and furious sprint race. The park is close to the centre of Crawley with it's wide selection of accommodation and restaurants (adjacent to the park and in the High Street).

Sunny Sussex Weekend Series Info

A weekend of orienteering in the High Weald area of Mid Sussex where you can take part in a middle distance at Rivers Wood, sprint at Goffs Park and a long distance event at Worth Lodge, all within 8km of Crawley. Pre-enter all three events and receive a £3 discount per senior. See Event Flyer.

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Directions / Parking

Details to follow

Course Information

Sprint: C1 (M16-40); C2 (M45-50, W16-35); C3 (M14, M45-60, W40-50); C4 (M12, M65-70, W14, W55-65); C5 (M75+, W12, W70+); C6 (M10, W10); Naughty numbers maze in assembly area

Entry Details

Enter online at Fabian4

To 29/04/18: BOF seniors £6, Other seniors £8, SO juniors free, Other juniors £3

To 06/05/18: BOF seniors £7.50, Other seniors £9.50, SO juniors free, Other juniors £3

EOD: BOF seniors £9, Other seniors £11, SO juniors free, Other juniors £3

£3 discount for seniors entering all three events

'Dibber' hire: 
Electronic punching (SI) chips are available to hire.  SIAC (contactless): £2, non-SIAC (not contactless) £1 per day


Car parking cost tbc.

Registration

17:45 - 19:15

Start Times

18:00 - 19:30 Courses close 20:30

Terrain Description

Crawley's oldest park offers lots of variety with many natural features including several areas of broad-leaf wood, a large pond, a small golf course and a selection of interesting man-made features.

Dog restrictions

No dogs allowed in school grounds. Dogs allowed in the park.

Facilities

Children's play area, naughty numbers maze in assembly area for children, toilets available in the park, adjacent to Goffs Manor Pub (booking advised if dining).

7 min walk to Gatwick Crawley Town Premiere Inn and also very close to Crawley Town West Premiere Inn.

Miscellaneous

Accomodation: Crawley, Horsham and Haywards Heath are all nearby and offer a wealth of accomodation. For more information, visit http://www.stay-in-sussex.co.uk https://www.horshamvisitor.co.uk

Local attractions include the Bluebell Railway, Tilgate Park with GoApe and Nature Centre, Borde Hill Garden, Wakehurst botanic garden, Nymans NT and Standen NT, http://www.highweald.org.

Contacts / Officials

Planner: Paul Luttman

Organiser: Anna Chapman and Bridget Hooper

Controller: Vince Joyce

Important Event Information

Safety and Risk: A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event. Information about how to keep yourself and your children safe at an event can be found here.

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