Race 9 of the 2013 London Park Orienteering Series takes place at Bush Woods & Wanstead Flats. The race is part of the London Park Race Series 2013 which is organised by the London orienteering clubs. Like all races in the series, the race is suitable for beginners. Electronic timing will be used.
Full leg cover is not necessary; running in a T-shirt, shorts and trainers will be fine.
Exact distances to be confirmed but will involve typical actual running distances of 5km (long course) and 3km (short course).
Event Centre & Registration
Registration and download will be at the North Star. The pub is a short walk from Leytonstone underground station (Central Line) and competitors are encouraged to cycle to the event or take public transport. Bags are left in the pub at your own risk. Food will be provided in the pub after you run.
Registration Between 1800 and 1930
Start Times Between 1815 and 1930
Entry on the day only. Your entry fee includes a full colour map printed on waterproof paper, which you can keep as a souvenir after your run, and a printout of your race time and splits at the end of the race.
Current members of CHIG, SLOW, LOK, DFOK or MV 3.00 All Others 4.00
If you do not have your own SI card, then you can hire one for the event at no charge.
A penalty of £30 will be charged for hired SI cards that are lost or not returned, and such cards will be blacklisted.
Organiser: Harold Wyber (CHIG)
Competitors take part in this race at their own risk. Entries and results will be processed by computer, your entry will be taken as agreement to this. The competition is run under the rules and guidelines of, and sanctioned by, British Orienteering.