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Regional Urban Event from Olympic Legacy Park

A Regional event at Attercliffe

From Sun 23rd Sep 2018 at 10:30 until 12:30


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Description

A cracking urban orienteering race around the Olympic Legacy Park and the surrounding areas of Attercliffe and Darnall. There is a choice of 8 different courses to suit all ages and levels of expereience. Courses finish with a loop around the indoor athletic track at the English Institute of Sport where so many of our great athletes have trained and competed.  This event is part of the YHOA urban league.

For Planner's notes please see the Other file.

EISS Athletics Hall

Photo Credit: English Institute of Sport

Don Valley extract

Don Valley Area map extract

Assembly

A fabulous indoor assembly area at the English Institute of Sport (EIS Coleridge Rd, Sheffield S9 5DA). This is the country's largest multi-sports training centre; the world class facilities have been made available to us by SIV and Legacy Park Ltd. There are toilets and showers available. Food will also be available on the day from the coffee bar in the reception area of the EIS. Registration and download will be trackside close to the finish.

Parking

Parking is at EIS and is free of charge. Nearest postcode - S9 5DA. If the car park is full, alternative car parking may charge but there is plenty of parking on surrounding streets - please park considerately.

Courses

Participants can enter any course they wish but those wanting to count in the YHOA urban league should enter the following courses:

Yellow: Young Junior Men / Women M12- / W12-
Light Green: Junior Men / Women M16- / W16-
Short Green: Ultra Veteran Women W65+
Green: Ultra Veteran Men M65+, Super Veteran Women W55+
Blue: Senior Veteran Men M55+, Veteran Women W40+
Brown: Veteran Men M40+, Women Open W18-35
Black: Men Open M18-35

There will also be a white course.

Course

Length

Climb

Men Classes

Women Classes

1

Black

8.6km

TD3

Men Open (M18 -35)

 

2

Brown

7.2km

TD3

Veteran Men (M40+)

Women Open (W18 -35)

3

Blue

5.6km

TD3

Senior Veteran Men (M55+)

Veteran Women (W40+)

4

Green

4.5km

TD3

Ultra Veteran Men (M65+)

Super Veteran Women (W55+)

5

Short Green

3.3km

TD3

 

Ultra Veteran Women (W65+)

6

Light Green

3.4km

TD3

Junior Men (M16-)

Junior Women

(W16-)

7

Yellow

2.0km

TD2

Young Junior Men (M12-)

Young Junior women (W12-)

8

White

1.6km

TD1

 

Under 16s can not compete on short green to black unless accompanied by an adult.
Primary age children are only allowed to compete on white & yellow if not accompanied by an adult.

 

Entries

Please enter on in advance on Fabian4 to guarantee the map of your choice. Entries open 1st September 2018, closing date 21st September 2018. Helpers discount code is: cd42a4

 EOD subject to map availability in assembly 10am to 12 noon.

Costs 

Adults: £10 (£8 BOF members) for Short Green to Black. £4 for White to Light Green.
Juniors/Full time students: £4.
Families £24 (£20 BOF members).
SI Card hire is £1. Lost card fee is £30

Times          

Registration:             10:00 - 12:00
Starts:                       10:30 - 12:30
Course close:            14:00.

Key Officials

Organiser: Susan Guy. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Planner: Martin Ward.
Controller: Mark Chapman.

 

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.

Photography

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.

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