Park-O 2Hotham ParkSat 09 June, 2018

Unusual control features at Hotham Park

Unusual control features at Hotham Park

Near: Bognor Regis
Level of event: Local
Type of event: Race

Results

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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: Bognor Regis

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

Directions / Parking

Directions and Parking From Chichester take the A259 heading east towards Bognor Regis until it meets the A29 turn south towards Bognor Regis Centre until you reach Bognor Regis War Memorial Hospital roundabout and take the B2259 to London Road Car park, Hotham Parks Western car park From Fontwell take A29 going south until you reach Bognor Regis War Memorial Hospital roundabout and take the B2259 to London Road Car park. From Littlehampton take the A259 west until you reach the junction with the A29 and follow the instruction above.

There is a car park on the east side of Hotham Park with sign posts.

Public Transport

Nearest trains at Bognor Regis.

Course Information

Yellow 1.1km 5m climb16 controls

Orange 2.0km 5m climb 20 controls

Sprint 2.9km 10m climb 27 controls.

The Registration, start and finish are close to the London Car park entrance

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

10:15 - 11:30 (later than usual to allow Parkrunners to leave the car park).

Start Times

From 10:30 - 11:45. Courses close at 12:30

Map Details

Scale: 1:2500 5m contours updated June 2015 by R Kingdom and minor updates May 2018.

Terrain Description

Mainly fast open running terrain with scattered trees and thickets

Dog restrictions

Yes, though there may be many local dog walkers present.

Facilities

Cafe, toilets. More details below.

Miscellaneous

Hotham Park is a public park in the seaside town of Bognor Regis, West Sussex, England. It was established by the founder of Bognor Sir Richard Hotham, who formerly resided at Hotham Park House (built 1792) which still stands today. The park is a popular local amenity for residents of the town and is also popular with holiday makers. The park is located nearby to Butlins and the Town centre.Amenities in the park include a boating lake, miniature railway, adventure golf course named Wildforset Falls, children's play area, café and toilets. Hotham Park is maintained and managed by Arun District Council in partnership with the Hotham Park Heritage Trust.

The miniature train will be running. The sea front road will be closed from 06:00am due to the Bognor Regis carnival.

Contacts / Officials

Planner: Ralph Phillips

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