Kelham Island Urban Night at The Fat Cat
Thu 12th Mar 2020
Results and splits are now available on the link above, sorry for the delay.
Come and experience the challenge of night orienteering around the streets of Kelham Island. With a choice of 3 different courses, this race caters to experienced orienteers, runners and newcomers alike and is part of Sheffield's month long Festival of the Outdoors.
Location & Parking
Based at the Fat Cat, Alma St, Kelham Island. Postcode S3 8SA. Registration and start in the car park behind the Fat Cat.
Parking - in the Fat Cat car park or surrounding streets
Standard ISSOM urban orienteering map, 1:4000
Courses on offer will be Long - 6.5km, Medium (4km) and Short (2.5km). Distances are straight line routes.
Registration - from 6.30pm in the car park. Starts from 6.45-7.30. Courses close 8.30pm
£5 adults (£4 members), £3 juniors / students. Dibber hire free. If you go round as a pair you just pay for 1 entry.
Register in advance
Additional Safety Info
Please take care crossing roads. Juniors welcome but under 16s must be shadowed by an adult. Reflective clothing advised. Don't forget your headlight!
Post event social
Join us for beer and food in the Fat Cat afterwards and help celebrate Sheffield Beer Week 20202020
23 Alma Street, S3 8SA
A fine pub with a great range of beer is a good starting point for an urban event which can range up to Walkley, down to the canal or into the City Centre.More details about The Fat Cat...
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.