Cliffhanger Ultrasprint at Millhouses Park
Sun 3rd Jul 2011 Start Times 11:00
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Results now available above, RouteGagdet will (hopefully) follow soon.
Everyone who miss-punched at control 64 (number 4 in the final) has been reinstated.
The UK's premier Ultrasprint orienteering event will return to Cliffhanger on Sunday 3 July.
A high intensity, high speed form of orienteering, the Ultrasprint starts and finishes into a specially constructed labyrinth. Competitors face a technical and physical challenge that includes complex map reading, multi-terrain racing, and a number of river crossings. A number of the UK's top elite orienteers will battle it out over a qualifying stage and final to become the Ultrasprint champion 2011.
- Qualification between 11am and 12:30.
- Chasing start final base time at 1pm
- Distances - qual ~ 2km, final ~ 2km
See the video below from the 2009 Cliffhanger that includes some shots of the Ultrasprint. Here are some photos of the Ultrasprint from a few years ago, © Chris Littler.
Safety & risk
A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event. If a competitor has a pre-existing medical condition that they think should be declared, please complete a medical form at enquiries. The sealed envelope will only be opened in an emergency.
SYO has an agreed policy on the taking of photographs at events, based on national guidance. This provides a sensible balance between the benefits and risks associated with the taking and use of images. If you are unsure about acceptable practice, please speak to the event organiser. Read our photography policy.