Richmond Park Night-O
The final race of South London Orienteers’ five event 2018-19 Night-O Series is on Tuesday 26th March in Richmond Park. The open and runnable parkland is perfect for fast and furious head-to-head racing.
Two non-standard map symbols are used: brown cross – dead (standing) tree, green cross – root-stock
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The Night-O series are public races – 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. If you are not on Facebook, please let the organiser Steve Clelland (email details at bottom of this post) know you are coming so that the correct number of maps are printed.
The race centre is The Albert Pub on Kingston Hill, KT2 7PX. This is a five minute walk from Norbiton Station, and also numerous buses pass – it is the Queens Road Kingston Hospital stop.
|Address||The Albert, KT2 7PX|
|OS grid reference||TQ194700|
|Maps||Google Maps, OpenStreetMap|
The entry fee is £5, or £3 for SLOW members, students and juniors. The race will use SIAC contactless punching. SIAC cards are available to hire for £1 if you do not have your 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 1800 and 1900|
These courses are offered:
- Long: 6km – mass start at 7.20pm
- Short: 3km – mass start at 7.25pm
The start is 700m / 5 min slow jog from The Albert. Competitors should aim to arrive at least 5 minutes before the scheduled start times.
All competitors take part at their own risk.
Results will be available on the SLOW website shortly after.
Organiser/Planner: Steve Clelland