Leek Urban Race
Sunday 3rd November 2019
Potteries Orienteering Club invites you to an urban race in the historic market town of Leek. This will be event 5 of the 2019 West Midlands Urban League. Leek is described glowingly as the ‘Queen of the Moorlands’ and sits on the edge of the Peak District.
Location: Brough Park, Leek, Staffordshire,
Directions: From Stoke follow the A53 to Leek. Go straight through the town centre and 3 sets of traffic lights into Ball Haye Road. At the bottom of the hill turn left into Vicarage Road car park which is free on Sundays. Registration is a short walk from parking at the 5th Leek Scout HQ, adjacent to the leisure centre.
Car Park: Vicarage road car park. Hard standing. No fee. Google Maps Link
Courses: Standard range of 7 courses for the WM Urban League. Junior courses will remain mostly in Brough Park with a few controls in the adjacent housing estate.
Terrain: Typical urban mix of tarmac and grass surfaces.
Map: A3 1:5000 , Junior A4 1:5000.
Punching: Sportident. Controls will be enabled to work with touchfree (SIAC) dibbers as well as standard ones. Standard only SI card hire £1. Lost hire cards charged at £30.
Entries: Pre-Entry via www.fabian4.co.uk. Entries will close at midnight Thur 31st October.
Fees: Pre-Entry: Seniors £8.50 (+£2 for non-BOF members) Juniors £2.50
EOD : Seniors £10.00 (+2 for non-BOF members) Juniors £3.00
Times: EOD Registration from 10:00. Starts 10:30 - 12:30.
Assembly: Enquiries, Registration, Download, all inside Scout HQ. Toilets in leisure centre.
Start: Short walk from leisure centre. Finish: Short walk from leisure centre.
Safety: Competitors take part at their own risk. Whistles must be carried.
Organiser: Graham Pigott (POTOC)
Planner: Martin Pigott (POTOC)
Controller: Clive Richardson (WRE).
|Event Date||03-11-2019 10:00 am|
|Event End Date||03-11-2019 12:00 pm|
|Individual Price||£8.50 Seniors, £2.50 Juniors|