SOC Saturday Series 5 Royal Victoria Country Park

Saturday 12th February

Four courses of varying lengths to suit all ages and abilities in this beautiful, historic country park with parkland, woodland and seashore overlooking Southampton Water. Includes a Juniors and Newcomers league.
Suitable for children, families and individuals new to orienteering. A longer run is also available, primarily for those with prior orienteering experience. Full guidance will be available from our coaches. Entries will stay open until noon on the day of the event - subject to map availability.
Contact: helenamandaaa@gmail.com

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Courses
Yellow - controls are easy to find, mostly on paths
Children in school years 6 and 7 may take part unaccompanied. Families and newcomers also welcome.
Orange - controls are on or near paths
   Entered: 1
Good for those who want to start to get away from paths. Children in school years 8 and 9 may take part unaccompanied. Families and newcomers also welcome.
Light Green - longer and more route choice
Children confident on the Orange course may wish to move up to this course for a challenge. Families and newcomers also welcome.
Green - suitable for experienced orienteers
   Entered: 2
Distance measured between controls; actual distance run will be greater.
Entry Fees
Individual
    Senior: £5.00
    Junior: £2.00
Group
    Entry Fee: £5.00

Juniors are under 21 on 31st December.

Fee includes your map and the hire of an electronic timer.
Event Information

Location
Roya Victoria Country Park SO31 5GA

Parking
Car parking is available in Royal Victoria Country Park. Closest parking is in the Chapel car park which will be signed from the main entrance. Pay at the end of your visit by card.

Times
Start at any time between 10.30 and 12.00

Event Centre
The event centre including Start, Registration and Download is on the grass past the Chapel from the car park . Please look for the SOC banner.

The Chapel Kiosk is available for takeaway drinks and snacks. Toilets are available in the Chapel.

Information for Beginners
New to orienteering? You may want to check out this video: Getting Started

Map
The map is included in the entry fee and the scale is 1:5,000. The entry fee also includes the cost of hiring an electronic timer. A fee is applicable if the timer is lost.

Entry
Online entry only. Entry on the day via racesignup.co.uk subject to map availability.

If you wish to compete as a group, only one entry is needed.

Terrain
The courses lead through parkland and woodland paths. Paths may be slippery after rain.

Results
You will be given a print out of your result at Download. Results will be available on our website at socweb.org.

Helpers
Help is needed for this event. If you can help please contact the organiser for a 50% discount code.

Clothing and equipment
Please come dressed for the weather. It is advisable to wear full leg cover and a cagoule may be compulsory in adverse weather. You will not need any special equipment. We can lend you a compass and a whistle. Please bring water to drink after completing your course.

COVID-19
You must not attend if you or a member of your household has COVID-19 symptoms, if you have been asked to isolate by NHS Test and Trace, or if you are required to quarantine.

Personal information
The personal data you provide will be used by the event organisers and their agents only for the purpose of processing and publishing entries and results and as required by our insurers to validate our cover.

Start List
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Orange Ind/Gp Age Category Club Helper
Laura Rolland Group W40 IND
Green Ind/Gp Age Category Club Helper
Jay Dillon Individual M45 IND
Natalie Morant Individual W50 SOC