OK Nuts Trophy and Blood Races
Sunday 27 November 2011, Hankley Common
Special Note: Blood Courses – unclaimed maps
There were a few unclaimed 1st leg Full Blood and Half Blood maps remaining at the end of the day. If you ran one of the Blood courses and didn’t pick up your 1st leg map, please email to claim it.
Blood Races: 2 Mass start gaffled races, length approx. 15-16 km (“Full Blood”) and 10-11 km (“Half Blood”) designed to challenge your endurance and technique under the pressure of head-to-head racing. This event also offers regular “colour” courses and a string course.
|Address||DZ Huts, Hankley Common|
|OS grid reference||SU896407|
|Maps||Google Maps, OpenStreetMap|
Parking at DZ Huts on Hankley Common.
|Course||Men’s Classes||Women’s Classes|
|Full Blood||M20, M21, M35, M40||–|
|Half Blood||M18, M45, M50||W20, W21|
|Blue||M16, M55, M60||W18, W35, W40|
|Short Blue||M65||W45, W50|
|Green||M70||W16, W55, W60|
|Short Green||M14, M75+||W14, W65, W70+|
There will also be a free String course.
|All other courses||1000-1200 (allocated in 30-minute blocks)|
The OK Nuts Trophy is in memory of Mike Wells Cole, former British Champion and a member of Nutfielders OK, who died in 1976; this will be awarded to the winner of the Full Blood race. The Heather Monro Trophy will be awarded to the first woman on the Half Blood Race and the Margaret Loveless Trophy for best Junior performance on any course. OK Nuts coasters will be awarded to the best in each age class according to the table below. Additional prizes will be awarded for the Blood Race courses.
Parking is on hard-standing (no charge). Ultrasport and Tom’s Burger Van will be in attendance. Start and the finish will be close by. Dogs are allowed.
1:10000 for all courses. Map fully revised spring 2011.
Mixed heathland and runnable woodland, well-contoured.
Advance entries are available online only. Closing date is Sunday 20 November.
|British Orienteering National (or Local/SEOA) Senior Members||Juniors (M/W20-) and Full Time Students||All Others|
|All courses except Orange, Yellow and White||£10||£4||£12|
|Orange, Yellow and White courses||£4||£4||£4|
Entry on the Day will be subject to map availability. There is a surcharge of £2 on top of the £10/£12 entries in the table above, or £1 on top of the £4 entries.
SportIdent card hire: Seniors – £1, Juniors/Students – no charge.
- Organiser: Don McKerrow
- Planner: Scott Collier
- Controller: Dave Chapman (SN)
Please email .
Competitors take part in this race at their own risk. Entries and results will be processed by computer, your entry will be taken as agreement to this. In the event of cancellation, SLOW reserve the right to retain all or part of the entry fee to cover costs already incurred.