Southern Night Championships & OK Nuts Trophy 2012 Events

Southern Night Championships 2012
Saturday 1 December
OK Nuts Trophy 2012
including Junior/Senior Interland Selection Race
Sunday 2 December
Esher and Oxshott Commons


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Final Details – Southern Night Championships

Final Details – OK Nuts Trophy

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LocationEsher and Oxshott Commons
AddressOxshott Village Sports Club, Steel Lane
Latitude/longitude51.3304, -0.365
OS grid referenceTQ140603
MapsGoogle Maps, OpenStreetMap


LocationEsher and Oxshott Commons
AddressThe Fairmile, Portsmouth Road
Latitude/longitude51.3416, -0.4004
OS grid referenceTQ115614
MapsGoogle Maps, OpenStreetMap


1:10,000 map fully revised for the events. Mixed deciduous forest and open heath, with a good path network. Some areas of intricate vegetation, other areas of intricate contour detail.



Full range of M/W 16-75 age classes, plus a Novice course. You are free to enter any age class you like (e.g. M21’s who want a shorter course could enter M55), but you will only be eligible for a prize if you satisfy the age class criteria of the course you have entered.


Full range of colour-coded courses: White, Yellow, Orange, Short Green, Green, Short Blue, Blue, Short Brown and Brown (no Black course). Free String Course. This table shows the course you need to run in, in order to be competitive for the OK Nuts Trophy prizes:

Course Male Classes Female Classes
Brown M20, M21, M35, M40
Short Brown M18, M45, M50 W21
Blue M16, M55, M60 W20, W35, W40
Short Blue M65 W18, W45, W50
Green M70 W16, W55, W60
Short Green M14, M75+ W14, W65+
Orange M12 W12
Yellow M10 W10

Please note that the OK Nuts Trophy has now been assigned as a selection race for the England Junior and Senior teams for Interland 2013. Please see the Orienteering England website for further details of the course you need to run to be eligible for selection consideration.

Start Times


Exact start times will be allocated in advance.

RegistrationBetween 1630 and 1800
Start TimesBetween 1700 and 1830


Exact start times will be allocated in advance, except for Orange/Yellow/White which will have open start times.

RegistrationBetween 1000 and 1200
Start TimesBetween 1030 and 1230

Start lists will be available here soon.


Saturday – Southern Night Championship trophies presented to all eligible class winners.
Sunday – 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 Brown course. The Heather Monro Trophy will be awarded to the first woman on the Short Brown course and the Margaret Loveless Trophy for best Junior performance on any course. Additionally, OK Nuts coasters will be awarded for the top 3 on each course based on the range of age classes published above and in the final details. History of the OK Nuts Trophy.


Advance entries are now closed, but EOD will be available (while maps last).


Online advance entries: Now closed.
Entry on the day: Senior – £13 per race (but £2 discount for British Orienteering members) Junior (M/W20-), full time students, all on Orange/Yellow/White/Novice course – £5 (no discount).