New Malden Street-O, Wednesday 15 October
The second Street-O race of the 2014-15 series takes place on Wednesday (note the change of day!) 15 October in New Malden. This event will use electronic timing for the start and finish – please bring your SI card if you have one.
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Like all our Street-Os, this a public race – all are welcome. Please RSVP to the event via Facebook to let us know you are coming – you can also see who else is coming here and post queries. If you are not on Facebook, please let the organisers below know you are coming so that the correct number of maps are printed.
The race will be based at The Royal Oak, Coombe Road, New Malden. Good food and drink will be available at the pub afterwards, alongside plenty of post-race analysis, so please stay for the social part of the evening!
|Address||The Royal Oak, Coombe Road, New Malden|
|OS grid reference||TQ212691|
|Maps||Google Maps, OpenStreetMap|
The pub is a 6 minute walk from New Malden station, which is 22 minutes from Waterloo – make sure you get the fast train via Wimbledon. Parking is restricted and limited in the streets near the pub – we recommend using public transport.
Entry fee is £1 for SLOW members, students and juniors; £2 for others.
|Registration||Between 1815 and 1930|
|Start Times||Between 1830 and 1930|
The Street-O format has clues located at various points on a map. You have 60 minutes to visit as many of these as possible, in any order, and return to the finish. This guide provides general information about street orienteering.
Don’t forget to bring a pen to write down your answers to the clues as you go around, an SI card if you have one, and a watch so that you aren’t late back! You may find a torch/head-torch and compass useful too, although many don’t take one.
All competitors take part at their own risk. You MUST be over 16 to take part in this event, unless you are accompanied by a parent or guardian. This is a condition of our insurance.
Results will be available on the SLOW website shortly after the event. Check the 2014-15 series page for more information.
Organiser/Planner: Andrew Turner