of Orienteering 2015
3rd April - 6th April
Saturday 4 April
Day 2: Individual Race, Ulpha Park and Barrow Fell (some of this area is new to orienteering)
Organisers: Gill Browne assisted by Rick Browne, Lakeland OC
Planners: Martin Bagness (Warrior OC), Judy & Steve Burge (Lakeland OC), George Crawford-Smith (Pendle Forest Orienteers)
Controller: Tony Carlyle, Airienteers
IOF Adviser: Simon Thompson
This will be a middle distance race for the elite and a long distance race for all other classes.
Enjoy challenging, physical terrain including a newly mapped area of mixed deciduous & coniferous woodland on steep slopes opening onto typical runnable Lakeland fell with excellent views of the Duddon Valley, estuary & Morecambe Bay.
Full Pre-O courses will be at Haverigg Dunes, just 20 minutes drive away.
Nearest Post Code: LA20 6EU
Grid Reference: SD195898
Lat: 54.283216N, Long: -3.231096
Please do not arrive before 07:30.
Please share transport where possible. Officials with Stop/Go boards will be located at Duddon Bridge. We expect a high volume of traffic so please follow the directions of the officials carefully & be patient as there may be queues.
Cars and 4x4s will park in the Main Car Park field on the east side of Duddon Bridge.
Priority parkers, minibuses, camper vans and coaches will be directed up the Corney Fell Road (west of Duddon Bridge). Minibuses, camper vans and coaches will be linear parked on the Corney Fell Road. Priority parking is in a field.
No exit from any car park before 12:30.
Walk from Parking to Arena
Main Car Park - Arena: 2k walk,first 500m uphill walk on tarmac road followed by downhill forest track & then level walking through field to the Arena. Allow 30 minutes.
Corney Fell Road - Arena: 500m - 2k along a tarmac road. Allow 20 minutes.
Priority Parking Field - Arena: 200m along a tarmac road.
Walk from Arena to Starts
Red/Blue Start: 1.4k, 115m climb. Allow 30 minutes.
Orange/Green Start: &1.3k, 130m climb. Allow 30 minutes.
Yellow/White Start: 1.1k, 60m climb. Allow 20 minutes.
(course/class table showing which courses are at each start is here)
Finish: In the Arena.
Dogs: On leads at all times in car parks, to and from Arena and in the Arena.