Ightham local event

Sunday 29th May

Entries close Saturday 28th May

Delightful ancient woodland consisting of oak, birch, rowan & beech. Runnability varies from very good to areas with heather, bracken and bilberry which may impede progress. Oldbury Hill has numerous earth features and earth ramparts built 500-100BC and was one of the finest forts in the Medway region.
Online advance registration only. Starts 11.00-12.30. Courses Close 2.30pm.

Whilst entries are open to 28th May, if you plan to come, please try to enter by 22nd May to help us forecast required map numbers!

Parking at Oldbury recreation ground; start approx 15 mins uphill walk from bottom end of car park. Nearest postcode TN15 9AJ. W3W ///dwell.vets.price

Blue, Green and Score courses cross the busy A25 twice, via timed out road crossing points. There will be a two minute allowance for each crossing so there is no need to rush.

Contactless electronic timing enabled for the event, (SIAC), although a basic timing dibber can also be used, (basic timing devices provided free of charge if you don't have one). Punching Start & Finish.

Download back at the car parking. Please remember to download before leaving.

Compete on your own or as a group. Groups wishing to go around a course together are recommended to enter Score, Orange or Yellow courses - select group entry and provide other team members details in the field provided, (only team leader needs to enter).

If you need any help or advice using this online entry system, please contact [email protected].

1:10,000 scale map with 5m contours.
Contact: [email protected]

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Entries close 23:59 on 28th May

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Courses
Yellow 1.7km
   Entered: 1
Easy - suitable for children/complete beginners
Orange 3.3km
   Entered: 11
Moderate - improving orienteers
Green 4.4km
   Entered: 41
Hard - experienced orienteers
Blue 6.7km
   Entered: 48
Hard - experienced orienteers
Score 60 mins - 21 controls in any order; 7 easy, 7 med and 7 hard
   Entered: 6
10 pt per control, 5 pt penalty for every min or part min late back.
Groups/adult beginners/progression from Orange to Green.
Location
Entry Fees
Individual (member/non-member)
    Senior: £5.00/£8.00
    Junior: £3.00/£5.00
Group (2-5 people e.g. family running Score course together)
    Entry Fee: £8.00
    Non member supplement: £5.00

Juniors are under 21 on 31st December.

Basic non-SIAC dibber (electronic timing device) available for hire free of charge. SIAC dibbers available for hire for £1.50.
Event Information

For full details please see Saxons Event Details page
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 having been on holiday.

If you need to withdraw prior to the event, you will automatically receive a credit note for use against future Saxon events.

Newcomers and Beginners
If you are new to Orienteering and would like some additional help before attending an event, please check the appropriate box on the entry form and the event organiser will be in touch. There are also some helpful youtube introductory videos to watch. One by a nearby London club Newcomer Guide and another from a Manchester based club Getting Started

Timing
You should make every reasonable effort to arrive at the event in time for your allocated start time or start window, including allowing extra time to travel to the venue where necessary.

Conduct
You must adhere to the British Orienteering Participant Code of Conduct.

Given ongoing COVID concerns, please practice good hygiene. Please be thoughtful about social engagement and be mindful of other peoples preferences for social distancing.

During your run
At the start and during your run please be mindful of other participants. Please move away from the map box after collecting your map and try to avoid touching the controls on the course, moving through quickly and not stopping at a control to examine your map. Please get your breath back and recover before moving to download.

Medical conditions
Competitors take part at their own risk. If you have an existing Medical Condition of which the Organisers should be aware, please complete a Medical Form which can be downloaded from the Event Details on the Saxons website and hand to the Organiser in a sealed envelope. This can be collected once you have downloaded, or will be destroyed at the end of the event.

Results
Results will not be on display at the event. Split prints available. Final results can be accessed on Saxons website after the event.

Event Details
Start List
Yellow Club Age Category Start window
Shirley Twining W55 11:15 - 11:29
Orange Club Age Category Start window
Thomas Bates SAX M14 12:15 - 12:29
Vicki Baxter W45 11:00 - 11:14
Helen Cranfield W60 11:30 - 11:44
Elaine Eyers DFOK W35 11:30 - 11:44
Gordon Eyers M70 11:30 - 11:44
Diane Hayward SLOW W50 11:30 - 11:44
Kate Heal BAOC W50 11:00 - 11:14
Holly Howe SAX W12 11:15 - 11:29
Chris Pond DFOK M60 12:00 - 12:14
George Ransley SAX M14 12:00 - 12:14
Simon Weatherley M55 11:45 - 11:59
Green Club Age Category Start window
Jasmine Bennett SO W65 11:15 - 11:29
Paul Blagbrough MV M75 11:45 - 11:59
Sarah Blundell DFOK W60 11:45 - 11:59
Sophie Blundell SOC W21 11:45 - 11:59
Marion Bond SAX W55 11:15 - 11:29
Karen Bricknell SAX W50 11:15 - 11:29
Julie Cleary LOK W55 12:00 - 12:14
Julie Collins DFOK W60 12:00 - 12:14
Keiko Conway GO W60 12:00 - 12:14
Philip Craven DFOK M65 11:45 - 11:59
Ben Cronin SAX M16 11:45 - 11:59
Tim Decker M60 11:45 - 11:59
Douglas Deeks SAX M80 11:30 - 11:44
Philip Gristwood MV M70 11:30 - 11:44
John Harris WAOC M75 11:15 - 11:29
Cecilia Hayward-Bhikha SLOW W16 11:30 - 11:44
Joe House SO M65 11:00 - 11:14
Noreen Ives WAOC W65 11:30 - 11:44
Christine Jepson SO W60 12:00 - 12:14
Vincent Joyce SO M65 12:00 - 12:14
Richard Leahy SAX M50 11:00 - 11:14
Colin Merry DFOK M65 11:00 - 11:14
Rosie Merry DFOK W55 11:00 - 11:14
Vadim Pesenti DFOK M14 12:00 - 12:14
Beryl Pring SAX W75 11:45 - 11:59
Roger Pring SAX M75 11:45 - 11:59
Peter Riches TVOC M70 11:15 - 11:29
Gabriela Roch SAX W50 12:15 - 12:29
Peter Rogers SAX M60 11:30 - 11:44
Alison Saunders HH W60 12:00 - 12:14
Chris Shaw HAVOC M70 11:00 - 11:14
Marion Shipman LOK W60 11:15 - 11:29
Jackie Sibthorp SOS W55 11:30 - 11:44
Christopher Simpson SO M75 11:15 - 11:29
Gill Sinclair SAX W50 11:45 - 11:59
Ian Smith WAOC M65 11:15 - 11:29
Mark Thompson TVOC M65 11:15 - 11:29
Charlie Turner SLOW M65 11:00 - 11:14
Teresa Turner SLOW W70 11:00 - 11:14
Michael White MV M85 11:00 - 11:14
Alan Williamson SO M70 12:00 - 12:14
Blue Club Age Category Start window
Dale Bennett HAVOC M55 11:15 - 11:29
Simon Blanchflower SAX M65 12:15 - 12:29
Jill Blount SO W60 11:15 - 11:29
Steve Blount SO M60 11:15 - 11:29
Thomas Blundell DFOK M21 11:45 - 11:59
R S Bostock DFOK M55 12:15 - 12:29
Phil Bradshaw DFOK M55 11:30 - 11:44
Neil Bricknell SAX M55 11:45 - 11:59
Tony Burton MV M55 11:00 - 11:14
David Cave-Ayland DFOK M65 11:15 - 11:29
Jon Chandler LOK M55 11:30 - 11:44
Ronan Cleary LOK M60 12:00 - 12:14
Mark Collins DFOK M60 11:15 - 11:29
Adam Conway GO M20 12:00 - 12:14
Phil Conway GO M55 12:00 - 12:14
Sean Cronin SAX M55 11:45 - 11:59
David Dawson DFOK M60 11:00 - 11:14
Graham Denney SAX M50 11:00 - 11:14
Patrik Eickhoff SLOW M21 12:00 - 12:14
Steven Elliott SAX M60 11:15 - 11:29
Andrew Evans DFOK M65 11:30 - 11:44
Mark Feltham MV M60 11:15 - 11:29
Andy Gray M60 11:00 - 11:14
Garry Greenstreet SO M45 11:45 - 11:59
Simon Greenwood SAX M65 12:00 - 12:14
Jemima Hayward-Bhikha SLOW W21 11:30 - 11:44
Ed Heal BAOC M50 11:00 - 11:14
Brian Henry SAX M55 11:15 - 11:29
Clive Hillier LOK M55 11:45 - 11:59
Alison Howe SAX W50 12:15 - 12:29
Austin Howe SAX M16 11:15 - 11:29
Brendon Howe SAX M50 11:30 - 11:44
Colin Jackson HAVOC M60 11:00 - 11:14
Peter Jones SN M65 12:15 - 12:29
Tim Keogh MV M55 11:30 - 11:44
Jane Lambert SO W60 11:00 - 11:14
Euan Marsh SO M21 11:00 - 11:14
Penny Marsh SO W55 11:00 - 11:14
Michael Muggeridge M60 11:00 - 11:14
Antoine Pesenti DFOK M50 11:15 - 11:29
Stefan Peykov SLOW M55 11:15 - 11:29
Dave Pickup SAX M50 12:15 - 12:29
Edward Pond DFOK M21 11:45 - 11:59
Jb Rae-Smith DFOK M55 11:30 - 11:44
Bohdan Rainczuk SAX M60 11:15 - 11:29
David Saunders HH M60 12:00 - 12:14
Charles Spence LOK M60 11:15 - 11:29
Richard Whitaker SAX M70 11:00 - 11:14
Score Club Age Category Start window
Amanda Bailey SN W55 11:00 - 11:14
Cheryl Clayton W45 11:00 - 11:14
Catherine Galvin LOK W60 11:45 - 11:59
Gavin Jessup DFOK M50 11:15 - 11:29
Andrea Pauling W50 11:00 - 11:14
Catherine Springett BKO W65 11:00 - 11:14