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Evening Event & Social at Botanical Gardens

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Thu 6th Oct 2016 Start Times 17:15 - 18:00

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Lovely evening for a fast and furious race around the botanical gardens followed by a couple of drinks and food at the Francis Newton. Thanks to Al and Jaimie for planning.

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This event is ideally suited to juniors and beginners but it will also provide a good opportunity for experienced orienteers to brush up on their sprint technique.......

Location: Botanical Gardens, Sheffield. Enter from Clarkehouse Road or Thompson Rd (Ecclesall Road side). The start will be near the public toilets, towards the bottom of the park - look out for the SYO banner.

Courses: White, yellow &  2 sprint courses (1.3k & 1.6k). You can run as many courses as you like for 1 entry fee.

Cost : Adults: £4, £3 BO Members, Children, Students & Concessions: £2 

Start Times: 17.15 – 18.00

Courses Close promptly at 18.30

SportIdent Punching will be used.

Planner & Organiser: Al Buckley

Post Event Social: From 6.30pm at the The Francis Newton on Clarkehouse Road. Please join us for a drink / and or food - just order off the menu at your convenience.

Please enter in advance by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., stating what courses you would like to run and whether you are likely to order food at the pub.

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.


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