Twickenham Street-O, Tuesday 12 May 2015

The final race in SLOW’s 2014-15 Street-O series is on Tuesday 12 May 2015 in Twickenham. 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 Fox, 39 Church Street, Twickenham, TW1 3NR. The pub has a great range of beers and serves food – including particularly good pies! – until 10pm, so there is no excuse not to stay around to discuss the race afterwards!

AddressThe Fox, 39 Church Street, Twickenham, TW1 3NR
Latitude/longitude51.4467, -0.3272
OS grid referenceTQ163732
MapsGoogle Maps, OpenStreetMap

Getting There

The easiest way to get to the race from central London is take a train from Waterloo or Clapham Common to Twickenham, with a short walk to the pub. Fast trains take less than 25 minutes from Waterloo; other trains can be much slower, so take care!

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 (for Twickenham this will be 1:12,500 scale). 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: Митя Адамский,