Wormwood Scrubs Park Race

London Park Race Series Race 3: Tuesday 14 June 2011

This is race is part of the London Park Race Series 2011 which is organised by the London orienteering clubs. Like all races in the series, the race is suitable for beginners. Running in a T-shirt and trainers will be fine. Electronic timing will be used.

N.B. Because of undergrowth in some parts of Wormwood Scrubs, you may wish to wear full leg cover. Wearing shorts will be OK but you may be at a slight disadvantage on some routes. Also note the registration is an 800m walk up Wood Lane from White City station.

LocationWormwood Scrubs
AddressThe Pavilion pub, Wood Lane
Latitude/longitude51.519, -0.2275
OS grid referenceTQ230814
MapsGoogle Maps, OpenStreetMap
RegistrationBetween 1815 and 1930
Start TimesBetween 1830 and 1930


  • 5.0 km
  • 2.7 km

Course distances are straight-line distances – actual distance run will be further.


Entry on the day only.

Current members of SLOW, LOK, CHIG or DFOK All others
£2 £3

If you do not have your own SI card, then you can hire one for the event at no charge. A penalty of £30 will be charged for hired SI cards that are lost or not returned, and such cards will be blacklisted.

Bags & Changing Facilities

You are recommended to arrive changed and ready to run. There will be an area for leaving bags in the pub where we are running the race from. Please note that all bags are left at your own risk.


Available to purchase at the pub after your run.

Further Enquiries

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. The competition is run under the rules and guidelines of, and sanctioned by, British Orienteering.