Conyngham Night (and afternoon?) Event – NOT 28th November 2020 – Hopefully Saturday 19th December

Provisional details – course lengths coming shortly – entry details below.

Claro will NOT host a Night Event in Knaresborough on Saturday 28th November 2020.

LATEST:  This event will hopefully be held on Saturday 19th December.   The format is being finalised and may include an afternoon run for those who prefer daylight followed by the night event.   Watch this space for details.

Following guidelines from British Orienteering we have to cancel this event due to the current Covid lockdown rules. We will be trying to arrange an alternative date later this winter so please check back. If you have already entered and paid and would like a refund please email our treasurer – otherwise your entry will be held over to our next event.

LOCATION Conyngham
APPROXIMATE POSTCODE HG5 9AX
LATITUDE/LONGITUDE 54.009537,-1.475201
LINKS Streetmap
OS GRID REFERENCE SE344571
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DIRECTIONS: On the A59 from Harrogate turn left into the carpark after bridge over the River Nidd. On the A59 from the east go through Knaresborough town centre, turn left towards Harrogate at the first mini roundabout and keep left (straight on) at the second. After about 200m turn right into the carpark.

PARKING: Parking is in a large public carpark which may require payment which requires payment before 6pm (40p per hour).

TOILET:There are no toilets and public toilets public toilets in the carpark close between 5-6pm.

COURSES: Long, Medium, Short, Beginner

YHOA NIGHT LEAGUE: The rules for the league are here. You should check if you are not familiar as it might influence which course you should do.

TERRAIN: A mixture of parkland and runnable woodland with some small crags. The area is bisected by the river Nidd which is only crossable by two bridges.

MAP: 1:4000, 5m contours, printed on waterproof paper

START TIMES: 5.00 to 6.00, courses close 7.00

START & FINISH: both close to the carpark.  Please do not go to the start if there are already six people (including officials) there.

ENTRIES: Pre-enties only. Please use the Google Form and note especially the COVID requirements.

OFFICIALS:

Organiser: Liz Drewe (CLARO) lizdrewe@outlook.com
Planner: Will Drewe CLARO
Controller: David Day CLARO