Christmas ScoreWorthlodgeSun 29 December, 2019

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

Location Info

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

Pre event info

Elizabeth Brown Memorial Christmas Score Event

Directions / Parking

Parking and registration on Whitely Hill, Turners Hill, RH10 4SA. Entry off B2110 Paddockhurst Road and exit on B2036 London Road. Parking fee £1.

Public Transport

Nearest railway stations Three Bridges (3 miles) and Balcombe (3 miles). No bus service on Sundays.

Course Information

45 minute Score (TD3):

• For Juniors (M&W14 and under), Beginners etc;

• Single sided map with 12 controls;

• You can collect controls in any order you like.

60 minute Score (TD5):

• ‘Odds & Evens’ format;

• Double sided map with 24 controls;

• One side with 12 odd numbered controls and the other with 12 even numbered controls;

• Choose to start with either odds or evens and switch to the other when you like;

• You do not have to get all 12 controls before switching over but once you have switched you cannot switch back. Scoring for both courses:

• 10 points per control;

• Minus 1 point for every 6 seconds or part there of you are late. Control descriptions printed on map.

SI electronic punching.

SI dibbers available to hire: SIAC (contactless) £2, non-SIAC (not contactless) £1.

Entry Details

SO members: SO Seniors £5 & SO Juniors Free

Non SO members: Seniors £6 & Juniors £2

Registration

9.45 - 10.45

Start Times

10.00 - 11.00 Courses close at 12.00

Map Details

A4 1:10,000 with 5m contours.

Terrain Description

Mixed forest with mixed runnability.
Mapped thickets are rhododendrons.

Dog restrictions

No dogs allowed.

Facilities

Basic first aid at registration. Mulled Wine & Mince Pies available 1030 to 1230.

Miscellaneous

Safety:

• Full leg cover required;

• Whistles advisable;

• Cagoules may be made compulsory if weather requires it;

• Log Piles may be present. They are dangerous do not climb on them or allow children to climb on them.

Contacts / Officials

Planner: Paul Luttman

Organiser: Bridget and Les Hooper

Controller:

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