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Wisley Common

Saturday Series 3

Sat 27 November, 2021

Near: West Byfleet
Level of event: Local

Type of event: Race, Juniors, Schools

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Pre Event Info

SN Saturday Series Series Info

These events are ideally suited to beginners, juniors and family groups who want to try orienteering or move up from school to forest orienteering.

Please pre-enter as in the entry details section below. If you don't have a "dibber" leave that part of the entry details blank - you will be allocated one to pick up at the event.

If you are new to this sport, please select the Yellow or Orange course. This may seem short but it's the best way to learn. Most families start with a “Yellow” level course which is about 2.5km long and will take around 30-45 minutes.

At the event, club members (wearing yellow high visibility jackets) are there to help and advise.

You don’t need any special equipment - Clothing ? Come dressed to run or walk

You can start your course anytime up until 11.30 as long as you are finished before 12.30 (when courses close). When you finish you must come back to the registration area to “download” your times from your dibber and get your results. Downloading provides a safety check confirming that all participants have returned, so it is important that you visit the “download” before you leave the event.

Facilities

There are not normally toilets.

Series Contacts

Series Coordinator: David Lane

Course Information

  • Yellow (Beginners, controls on or visible from paths, up to 2.5km (1.5miles))
  • Orange (Improvers, controls near paths, start to cut across the forest, up to 3.5km)
  • Light Green (More technical, controls generally not near paths, up to 4.5km)
  • Short Blue (experienced orienteers, as technical as possible, up to 5.5km)

Entry Details

Pre Entry via https://racesignup.co.uk/ - Very limited entry on the day subject to map availability

Single Juniors £3

Paired Juniors £4 includes an extra map

Junior with helping Adult £4.00 includes an extra map

SN Adults members £5 (need discount code)
British Orienteering member Adult £6 (1 map, 1 dibber).

Adult group please enter as "With Helping Adult" £1 surcharge for an extra map
British Orienteering non-members (Independents) £8 (1 map, 1 dibber)

Dibber (electronic timing device you need to carry) hire: free

SI punching. (Not contactless/SIAC).

Juniors are under 21 on 31st December.

Registration & Start Times

Starts:10:00-11:30 (except event at end of March which has a mass start at around 10:15)

Registration opens 30mins beforehand

All competitors must finish by 12:30 when controls are collected in

Contacts / Officials

: events@southernnavigators.com

Important Event Information

Safety and Risk: A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser. Competitors are responsible for their own personal safety and for assessing their own abilities to complete the course. Neither Southern Navigators, the landowner or British Orienteering can be held liable for any accident or other incident arising while undertaking the event. Participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event - including clothing appropriate for the conditions, and if required, a means of summoning assistance (e.g. phone or whistle).

After forest orienteering, please check thoroughly for ticks and remove immediately if you find them. Lyme Disease is on the increase in the South East!

Covid-19: Before attending any orienteering activity, all orienteers (including officials, volunteers and coaches) should self-assess for symptoms of COVID-19. These are:

  • A high temperature.
  • A new, continuous cough.
  • A loss of, or change to, your sense of smell or taste.

If you, or anyone you live with, have one or more of these symptoms you should not attend any sporting activity, even if your symptoms are mild.

If you have been informed that you need to self-isolate by NHS Test and Trace (or are required to self-isolate in relation to travel), you must do so. You should not leave your isolation location in order to participate in sport and physical activity.



Insurance: All participants are covered by the British Orienteering third-party liability insurance policy. (NB: This is not a personal injury policy).

Privacy: If you enter an event or activity for which we publish results your name will appear in the results section of this website. In addition we may seek to have the results published elsewhere, e.g by local newpapers. Read our data protection page to see how we look after your personal data.