Surbiton Street-O, 9 February 2016

The sixth race in SLOW’s 2015-16 Street-O series is on Tuesday 9th February 2016 in Surbiton. 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 organiser below know you are coming so that the correct number of maps are printed.

Race HQ

The race will be based at The Victoria, 28 Victoria Road, Surbiton KT6 4JT. We will have an area at the side of the pub, on the opposite side of the bar from the entrances. Food is served until 9pm so please stay around to eat, drink and discuss the race afterwards.

AddressThe Victoria, 28 Victoria Road, KT6 4JT
Latitude/longitude51.3921, -0.3069
OS grid referenceTQ178672
MapsGoogle Maps, OpenStreetMap

Getting There

The Victoria is a short walk down the high street from Surbiton station. Surbiton station is in Travelcard Zone 6 and served by regular trains from London Waterloo / Clapham Junction. Fast trains to Surbiton take 15 minutes from Waterloo.

Race Details

Entry fee is £1 for SLOW members, students and juniors; £2 for others.

RegistrationBetween 1815 and 1930
Start TimesBetween 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 2015-16 series page for more information.

Organiser/Planner: Richard Kirk