SWELL 2013/14: Latton Woods

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11 January 2014 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Latton Woods
Latton Common Road
Harlow, Essex CM18
Derek Jenner
01279 726146


Event Overview

This forest event includes courses suitable for a range of abilities. The White and Yellow courses are suitable for beginners and younger juniors, Orange and Light Green for older juniors and adult beginners wanting a more challenging course. The Green and Blue courses have the greatest level of difficulty, with the Blue providing the longest course lengths. These two courses are aimed at experienced orienteers. The event also counts towards South West Essex Local League (Round 5) for 2013/14. This is an individual league open to all with the best five events counting.

Say you are coming on the Facebook event page


For those that wish to print the information, the event information on this page is also available as a PDF Flyer (link to follow).

Car Park

Latton Common Road at Grid Reference:  TL 465082 Postcode: CM18 7HR


By road:  From M11 junction 7 follow A414 to Harlow. Turn left at first roundabout into Southern Way, then left at first mini roundabout into Trotters Road, past Pear Tree Mead School then left just before bend into Latton Common Road.

Public Transport

Nearest rail station is Harlow Town (3.2 miles). Please check for train running information before you travel in case of engineering works. Good network of cycle paths. Bus  21 (half hourly) runs from Town Centre Bus station to close by. Bus 392 runs from Town Rail Station, but has a longer walk to the event location. Alternative bus route 19 from Epping Tube station (16 mins journey time and 10 min walk). Check www.transportdirect.info for further information.


Scale 1:10,000


Open common land and mixed woodland


Registration: 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Starts:  10:15 am to 11:30 am

Courses close: 1:00 pm


White, Yellow, Orange, Light Green, Green & Blue

Electronic punch


“Dibber” hire – Seniors £1.00, Juniors free


£7.00 Seniors (£2 discount to BOF/ SEOA affiliated club members)

£2.00 Juniors/ Students

Groups are welcome. Please email the organiser with numbers in advance to ensure sufficient maps are available.


Planner: Ros West

Organiser: Derek Jenner 01279 726146 Email: derek1jenner@googlemail.com

Competitors take part at their own risk