We are pleased to advertise our next series of evening night orienteering races, which takes place this winter. Races are open to all.
There are five races in the series. Overall series results will be calculated, but you are welcome to run at just one or two if you like.
All are based at a pub.
All are accessible by public transport.
All are on Tuesdays.
All have start times from 1800 to 1930 with courses closing at 2030.
All have a long course of 5k and a short one of 2.5k.
All use SIAC contactless punching; cards can be hired if you do have your own.
All cost £3 for SLOW members and Juniors. £5 for others. with £1 extra for SIAC dibber hire.
- 30th October – Richmond Park , based at The Lass O’Richmond Hill in Richmond. Thanks to: Duncan Grassie.
- 27th November – Wimbledon Common, based at The Telegraph at Putney Heath. Thanks to: Sue Carter.
- 22nd January – Esher Commons, pub to be confirmed. Thanks to : Alan Leakey.
- 26th February – Wimbledon Common, based at The Hand in Hand in Wimbledon Common. Thanks to Peter Huzan.
- 26th March – venue to be revealed later. Thanks to: Steve Clelland.
Results of the 2017-2018 Night Series.
Thanks to Paul Couldridge for this event, and to Don McKerrow for coordination of the whole series of five events this winter.
Richmond Park Night-O March 20th 2018 Results
Routegadget – always particularly interesting with a mass start race!
Here are the results tables before the Mass Start Race in Richmond Park tonight, which Paul Couldridge is organizing.
Night O Series After4 2017-18
Night O Series Short After4 2017-18
The fourth race of South London Orienteers’ five event 2017-18 Night-O Series takes place on Putney Heath and Wimbledon Common, south-west London, on Tuesday 28 November 2018. The race centre will be The Telegraph Pub on Putney Heath.
The Night-O series is a public race – all are welcome. Please RSVP to the event via Facebook (link above) to let us know you are coming – you can also see who else is coming and post questions.
Letting us know you are coming helps us to have the correct number of the unique maps for this event printed.
The race will be based at The Telegraph on Telegraph Road, London SW15 3TU. The pub serves great food and drink, and there will be the usual opportunity to revisit route choices with other runners.
|Address||The Telegraph, SW15 3TU|
|OS grid reference||TQ234737|
|Maps||Google Maps, OpenStreetMap|
The Telegraph is in the middle of Putney Heath and there is plenty of parking available on nearby roads. Several bus routes go to “Putney Heath Green Man” which is about 500m from The Telegraph.
The entry fee is £3 for SLOW members, students and juniors; £5 for others. The race will use SIAC contactless punching with SIAC cards available for free for those who do not have their own. A small number of headlamps are also available to borrow free of charge but you need to e-mail the organiser in advance to reserve one.
|Registration||Between 1815 and 1930|
|Start Times||Between 1830 and 1930|
Wimbledon Common was fully re-mapped this year. The following courses will be available:
- Long: approximately 5km, quite challenging
- Short: approximately 2.5km, quite challenging
All competitors take part at their own risk.
Results will be available on the SLOW website shortly after the event.
Organiser: Dmitry Adamskiy