Epping North – 20 Nov 2011


“Michael Brandon” Mitre Regional Event

South-East League/ SWELL

Sunday 20 November 2011

Event Location

  • Grid Reference: GR TL455022  Postcode: CM16 5EN.
  • By road: From M25: Leave M25 at J26, signed Epping (A121). After approx 1.5 miles take first exit at roundabout B1393 signed Epping. After 1.8 miles, on entering Epping straight on at traffic lights, over mini roundabout and take third left – Tower Road (opposite Shell fuel station and before Gates Ford garage). Follow ‘O’ signs to parking at St John’s Secondary School. Park as directed. Cost £1 per vehicle. From M11: Leave at J7 signed Epping B1393. Travel through Epping town; at Shell garage on left, turn right into Tower Road. Proceed as above.
  • Public Transport: Epping Underground Central Line station is approx 1.3km. Up Station Road to town and turn left along High Street. Just past Shell Garage on left, turn right into Tower Road. Proceed as above.
  • Start & Finish: Bus service to/from Theydon Bois. Approx 200m walk to Start/Finish from bus stop.


  • Registration: Limited EOD Registration 10:00 to 11:00
  • Starts: 10:30 to 12:30, start blocks to be posted on Fabian4
  • Courses close: 14:30


The British Orienteering colour courses for regional standard events are being offered:

Course Distance Climb Class
Black 10.1km 190m M21
Brown 9.3km 190m M35, M40
Short Brown 7.4km 155m M18, M20, M45, M50, M21S, W21
Blue 6.3km 145m M16, M55, M60, M35S, M40S, W18, W20, W35, W40
Short Blue 5.6km 100m M65, M18S, M20S, M45S, M50S, W45, W50, W21S
Green 3.9km 80m M70, M55S, M60S, W16, W55, W60, W35S, W40S
Short Green 3.3km 70m M75, M80, M65S, M70S, W65, W70, W18S, W20S, W45S
V Short Green 3.0km 70m M75S, W75, W80, W50S, W55S, W60S, W65S, W70S
Light Green 2.8km 75m M14, W14, M16B, W16B
Orange 3.1km 50m M12, W12, M14B, W14B
Yellow 2.1km 40m M10, W10, M21B, W12B
White 1.4km 30m M10B, W10B, & Entry on the Day

String course to be confirmed.


Map & Terrain

  • Epping Forest North updated 2011 1:10,000.
  • Mixed deciduous forest.


  • Preferably via www.fabian4.co.uk, or by SEF (cheques to Chigwell & Epping Forest OC) to Mitre 2011, 27B Balfour Rd, Ilford IG1 4HP.
  • Closing date for receipt of postal entries: Saturday 12th November 2011.
  • Limited EOD. Print out your EOD form: PDF or Word versions.
  • Late entries subject to availability of maps. Email: entries@chig.org.uk


  • Up to 06/11//11 BOF Seniors £12; Non BOF Seniors £14; Juniors/Students £4
  • 07/11//11 to 16/11/11 BOF Seniors £14; Non BOF Seniors £16; Juniors/Students £4
  • EOD BOF Seniors £15; Non BOF Seniors £17; Juniors/Students £4
  • EOD White & Long Orange Seniors £7; Juniors/Students £4

Electronic Punch

  • Electronic Punching (EPS SI) will be used at the event.
  • SI ‘Dibber’ Hire available (Seniors/Students £1, Juniors Free)


  • Toilets at school.
  • Traders to be confirmed.

Safety Information

  • Competitors take part at their own risk.

Other Information

  • Final details on www.chig.org.uk


  • Organiser:Ray Curtis Tel: 01279 418699 curtis.rosemount@sky.com
  • Planners: Peter & Charlotte Cheetham
  • Controller: Bruce Marshall (WAOC)


Flyer – Word Doc | Flyer – PDF