Beckenham Place Park

Tuesday 28th June


Park Race series event in this recently rejuvenated country park following the closure of the golf course.

Optional Turkish Mezze buffet for £6 at the Railway Tavern, Lower Sydenham afterwards. This must be booked in advance by 9:00am today.
Registration online only in advance. Start Times: 18:00 to 19:30. Courses close at 20:30.
Contact: [email protected]

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Entered: 48
Short 2.5km
   Entry limit: 15
   Entered: 3
Long 5.0km
   Entry limit: 80
   Entered: 45
Entry Fees
Individual with buffet
    Senior: £11.00/£13.00
    Senior Chip hire: £1.00
    Senior Enhanced Chip hire: £2.50
    Junior: £9.00/£9.00
    Junior Chip hire: £1.00
    Junior Enhanced Chip hire: £2.50
Individual - no buffet
    Senior: £5.00/£7.00
    Senior Chip hire: £1.00
    Senior Enhanced Chip hire: £2.50
    Junior: £3.00/£3.00
    Junior Chip hire: £1.00
    Junior Enhanced Chip hire: £2.50

Juniors are under 21 on 31st December.

Event Information

You must not attend if you or a member of your household has COVID-19 symptoms or if you are required to self isolate.

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

Event centre
The event centre is at the Railway Tavern, 401 Southend Lane, Lower Sydenham SE26 5BH w3w drill.stop.ladder.

The proprietor does not normally serve food but is kindly willing to offer us a Turkish Mezze buffet for those booking it in advance only to enable us to have our usual apres-O.

There is a large room available to leave clothing on an at your own risk basis, toilets to change and drinks.

The start and finish are approximately 1.5k from the event centre.

Look for the tall blue DFOK sail banner not far from the north western entrance to Beckenham Place Park

Shorts are permitted although are not advisable as there are a few areas of undergrowth which will be encountered on the courses.

If you are not hiring a SI card, you can choose to go directly to the start, where kit can be left at your liability. The start is easily accessible from Beckenham Hill station by entering the park off Beckenham Hill Road where you will pick up the red and white tapes marking the route from the Event Centre. The start is at w3w The finish is close to the start and all kit left at the start will be moved to the finish when the start is taken down. YOU MUST GO TO THE EVENT CENTRE AFTER YOUR RUN TO DOWNLOAD

Entry fees
There are two Senior and Junior fees noted above. The lower one is for members of British Orienteering. You do not have to be a member to participate and we welcome newcomers.

If you are a newcomer and would like to know more about the event, please email the Organiser. We will send you two short videos so that you know what to expect and how to enjoy the event.

Electronic punching
Electronic punching will be used and the controls will be activated for contactless punching. Hired dibbers will be in individual envelopes for collection at Enquiries. Everyone must punch at the start and finish as these are not set up for contactless recording.

Control descriptions
Control descriptions are printed on the map. For those who prefer to also have loose control descriptions to save opening and refolding the map, loose control descriptions will be available in the start lane.

Finish and Download
It is a punching finish.

Courses closes promptly at 20:30. Please arrive in good time to enable you to complete your run by this time.

After finishing, please proceed directly to Download at the Railway Tavern, Lower Sydenham. Your splits print out will be handed to you. Hired SI dibbers should then be deposited in a pink container nearby.

Results will not be on display at the event but we hope to be providing a QR code link to live results at the event. They will also be on the DFOK website after the event.

Refund policy
If you have entered but are unable to attend the event, if you contact the Organiser by email no later than 9pm on the day before the event, a full credit for a future DFOK event will be given or a refund of your entry fee minus the small entry system provider charges.

Event Details
Start List
Short Class Age Category Club
Leisan Akhmetova Individual no buffet W35 IND
Luke Bennett Individual with buffet M14 DFOK
Philip Craven Individual with buffet M65 DFOK
Long Class Age Category Club
Rinat Akhmetov Individual no buffet M35 SLOW
Ciaran Allen Individual no buffet M21
Marcus Bateman Individual no buffet M55 SUFFOC
Roman Bednarz Individual with buffet M70 DFOK
Jack Benham Individual no buffet M21 IND
Lucy Benham Individual no buffet W21 IND
Keith Bennett Individual with buffet M50 DFOK
R S Bostock Individual no buffet M55 DFOK
Mark Bowden Individual no buffet M21 SLOW
Ian Catchpole Individual with buffet M40 DFOK
James Cunnane Individual no buffet M55 TVOC
David Dawson Individual no buffet M60 DFOK
Alex Dutton Individual no buffet M45 SLOW
Patrik Eickhoff Individual no buffet M21 SLOW
Andrew Evans Individual with buffet M65 DFOK
Jack Fairhurst Individual no buffet M21
Daniel Figg Individual no buffet M21 HH
Geoff Goodwin Individual no buffet M70 DFOK
Lyudmila Gotseva Individual no buffet W50 SLOW
Isobel Harrington Individual no buffet W55 DFOK
Rod Harrington Individual no buffet M55 DFOK
Vinh-Phuong Hoang Individual with buffet W21 SLOW
Michael Hughes Individual no buffet M50 IND
Andy Johnson Individual no buffet M55 HOC
Nikolay Kolev Individual no buffet M55 SLOW
Geraint Lee Individual no buffet M45 SLOW
David LeFevre Individual no buffet M65 DFOK
David Lobley Individual with buffet M55 DFOK
Julie Lobley Individual with buffet W55 DFOK
Clare Lonergan Individual no buffet W40 SLOW
Mike McLean Individual no buffet M21
Carys Morgan Individual no buffet W45 SLOW
Tim Must Individual no buffet M50 TVOC
Paul Oates Individual no buffet M70 DFOK
Keith Parkes Individual no buffet M75 DFOK
Maxime Pesenti Individual with buffet M18 DFOK
Andrew Pitcher Individual with buffet M55 DFOK
Madeleine Pitcher Individual with buffet W16 DFOK
Rob Sibley Individual no buffet M65 SAX
Emma Smith Individual no buffet W21
Jacob Stevens Individual no buffet M45 CHIG
Michael Chun Chi Tsang Individual no buffet M21 WSX
Oliver Williams Individual no buffet M21 SPOOK
Tsz Chun Jason Wong Individual with buffet M21 SLOW
Harold Wyber Individual with buffet M35 CHIG