Results and splits as pdf file, and Routegadget from this event are now available:
Results by Course, Splits by Course, Routegadget.
Purpose of Event
The event was held as part of Thames Valley Orienteering Club's Saturday Series. and also hosted the annual OUOC intercollegiate competition (Cuppers).
Location and Time
The event will use both Headington Hill Park, along with parts of the Oxford Brookes Headington campus. Registration will be located in the South of Headington Hill Park, by the Headington Road entrance - please note this change!. (See map provided by Streetmap.) Registration will be open for starts between 10.30am and midday. It is expected that competitors will take between ten minutes and an hour to complete the courses, depending upon the course chosen, the competitor's fitness, and their navigational ability.
There is a cost of £2 per adult, £1 per junior/student.
All competitors will be provided with an orienteering map of the Headington Parks and Oxford Brookes, drawn specifically for the event, at a scale of 1:5000. Electronic punching will be used - there will be cards available to borrow at the event. Results will be uploaded to this website as soon as possible after the event.
Travel to Event
Please walk, cycle or use public transport to reach our event if possible. For those who require it, there is free parking on Marston Road on Saturdays, by the entrance to Headington Hill Park where registration is located.
Health and Safety
OUOC has third party liability insurance for the event. This does not cover competitors, who take part in the event at their own risk.
Information for Orienteers
Standard colour-coded courses - Yellow (1.45k), Orange (2.2k) and Light Green (3.65k). EMIT punching.