Night Orienteering & Sprint Training
Redmires Night Orienteering
There is a night orienteering event on Redmires on Thursday 16th February. Redmires is a wonderful area comprising of tricky contoured moorland and runnable forest.
This is a good opportunity to train for the British Night Champs or try your first night event. Juniors are welcome but should be shadowed unless experienced. Starts 18.30 - 19.00. More info here
There is a social afterwards at The Three Merry Lads.
Please email Pauline to reserve your map by 12 noon on Wed (long, medium or short) and indicate whether you are planning to eat at the pub. Also if you are able to help on the start for 20 minutes or are able to collect some controls please let me know.
Sprint Training - Sat 18th / Sun 19th Feb
ShUOC are organising some sprint training this weekend. This is open to all SYO adult members and juniors born 2002 or earlier. Please email Tamsin Moran if you would like to attend by 6pm on Thursday 16th Feb. You are welcome to attend all or part of the weekend.
Details as follows.....
Saturday Training at The Edge Campus (Postcode: S10 3ED). Park on nearby residential roads and meet at The Edge at 11.15am. 1.30 pm (ish) – Lunch. There is a canteen and bar area where people can eat sandwiches in bad/cold weather. 2.15 pm (ish) – Walk to the Botanical Gardens for Sprint Relay (5 minute walk). Sprint relay in teams of 2/3.
Sunday Training - Parkwood Springs. Meet approx 10am
Map bag – we don’t have any to lend out unfortunately and maps will be printed on normal paper.