Loxley Dusk Event - Wed 11th Oct
SYO will be holding a dusk event on Wednesday 11th October on Loxley Common - a fab area of mixed woodland, open common land and interesting contour detail. This event is suitable for beginners and experienced orienteers. There will be a post event social at the Wadsley Jack.
In the car park off Rural Lane (S6 4BL), here. If full, use surrounding residential roads.
How to enter
Please email me (Pauline) to order your map by Tuesday 10th October at 6pm. Please indicate if you are intending to stay for the social.
Registration & Starts
Registration from 5.15pm in the car park. Starts 5.30pm to 6.30pm. Courses close 7.30pm promptly.
Sunset is 6.19pm and it will be dark approximately 30 minutes later. If you don't want to run in the dark try to get there early. Please take headlights and whistles with you just in case you get lost even if you intend to be back before it gets dark. Inexperienced juniors starting after 6pm should be shadowed.
Yellow - easy 1.5km
Orange - medium 2.6km
Short Green (avoids the physically difficullt bits) - hard 3.1km
Short Blue - hard 4.4km
SI controls and timing will be used.
£5 adults (£4 members), £3 juniors & students. Pairs / family groups pay for one entry, extra map £1. Dibber hire free.
Post Event Social
The post event social will be held in the Wadsley Jack on Rural Lane from 6.30pm. Order from the menu on the night at your convenience or order in advance to guarantee prompt serving. Please feel free to just join us for a drink if you don't want to eat.