Jan Kjellström


International Festival


of Orienteering 2020


North East England


10th April - 13th April

   

Day 3 (long) - Sunday 12th April - Pickering Forest

This is an IOF World Ranking Event

Arena: Wet Head Farm, YO18 8QN, grid reference SE 812 927.

Parking: Cars will be parked in fields 0-300m from the arena. Campervans will be parked on forest tracks with 1.5km walk to the arena.

Access is from the north-south moors road between Pickering and Egton Bridge, via the junction just north of Stape at grid reference SE 793 938.  Then follow O signs to proceed along a minor road and forest track.

All cars must arrive past the junction above before 12:30pm. No cars will be allowed to exit the parking fields / tracks until 12:45pm.

Terrain: Mixed forest, steep sided valleys, contour and rock detail

Map: Scales 1:15,000, 1:10,000 and 1:7,500, 5m contour interval, drawn to ISOM 2017, updated by Paul Taylor.  Previous maps here, here and here.

Championship classes (pre-entry only):

Non-championship classes (pre-entry and entry on the day):

Start Times: 10:00 - 14:00. The longer courses will start ~1.5km and 80m climb from the arena. The shorter courses will start ~1km and 40m climb from the arena. Details of which courses are at which starts will be confirmed in the final details.

Prize giving: The JK combined middle + long prize giving (all classes) will take place at 15:30.

Dogs: Permitted in the arena and car parks but not on the courses (except for registered assistance dogs which are allowed by competitors that require them). We ask that if you bring your dog that you keep it on a lead and clear up after them.

Officials: