|Date||Start||Place||OS Grid ref||Type||Organiser|
|30 Oct 2019||6:30 p.m.||Gleneagles||NN 900 114||Night||Graham Gristwood
Date - Wednesday 30th October
Time - Mass start at 18:30, courses close 20:00.
Venue - Gleneagles Estate ( NN900114 , https://goo.gl/maps/t1zDgBBujjXqprBv6). Note we are NOT parking near the arena/hotel/golf-course. A real mixture of open moorland, diffuse woodland and worked land. Just over the road from the hotel and golf courses, the Estate encompasses off-road driving, running trails, horse riding, shooting and archery.
Lift shares / pick-ups - Gleneagles station is close by - write on the Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/forthvalleyorienteers/
Map - 1:10,000 ISOM17. Surveyed 2017 by Graham Gristwood. October 2018 updates. Pre-printed on waterproof paper.
Courses - Long (approx 6km) and Short (approx 4km). Gaffling. TD5 courses.
Entry - Email the organiser by Monday 10pm. NO CONTACT = NO MAP!
Cost - BOF/SOA members Adults £4 / Juniors/students £3. Non-members £6/£4.
Under 16s – must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Timing - SportIDENT and reflective canes.
Safety - spare torch and whistle are mandatory, and wearing/carrying hooded waterproof jacket is mandatory if deemed necessary by the organiser.
Hazards - Participants may encounter members of the public, bikers, dog walkers, steep slopes, undergrowth, ditches, minor roads, tank tracks (maybe wet), fences etc...
Participants take part at their own risk!
Note - Car parks are often close to houses and are often used by others, so please park considerately and change discreetly.
Post event food - If there is demand I will book a table at a nearby restaurant - let us know if you would like to eat afterwards.