CLOK logo Cleveland Orienteering Klub
invites you to a Summer Series evening event (Level D) at
Marske Stray
on Tuesday 10th July 2018
CLOK logo

This is the sixth and final event in the 2018 Summer Series.

Location:

"The Stray" is a narrow strip of dunes between the beach and the A1185 coast road between Redcar and Marske.

Registration, start and finish will be adjacent to the public car park at the Marske end of the dunes at grid reference NZ 631232.  The nearest postcode is TS11 6AR (but please note that this is on the edge of Marske, a short distance SE of the car park).

Click on the link to see a map.  You can zoom in (and, optionally, switch to Satellite mode) to see the details of the final approach to the event.  You can also get directions if you put in your starting location.

Please park tidily in the public car park.

Terrain:

Courses will use the narrow strip of dunes running north-west from Marske, together with the adjacent beach and mown grassy areas.  Many small paths weave along the intricate shapes of the dunes.

Note: The marram grass can be scratchy.  We recommend that you wear full leg cover.

Courses:
Long5 km
Medium     3.5 km
Short2.5 km

You can run a second course for free!  If you'd like to do this, please turn up early for your first run so that you have time to complete your second run before the courses close.

Map:

Scale 1:5,000     A4 size.

The control descriptions will be printed on the maps, and separate loose copies will be available at Registration.

Punching system:

SPORTident electronic punching will be used.

SI-cards will be available for loan on the evening free of charge.  Please look after your borrowed SI card as there will be a £40 charge if you lose it.

Registration: 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Starts: 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.         Courses close at 7:30 p.m.
Fees:
Seniors on the Medium or Long course:     £4.00
Seniors on the Short course:£1.50
Juniors / Students (with ID):£1.50
Facilities:

First aid at Registration.  Please bring your own drinks / refreshments for after your run.

We believe that the public toilets at the entrance to the car park will be open.

Dogs: Well behaved dogs are welcome at this event and can be taken out on the courses.
Officials:
Organiser:  Joe Trigg   01642-279668
Planner:  Chris Mackenzie
First Aider:  Joe Trigg
Safety:

Please remember that you must download even if you do not complete your course.

If you have a relevant medical condition please complete a form at Registration.

Lone drivers: Please leave your labelled car keys at Registration as a safety check.

CLOK strongly recommends that you carry a whistle whilst participating in this (and every) orienteering event.

A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the Organiser, but please remember that competitors take part at their own risk.  Orienteering is an adventure sport – your safety while orienteering is your own responsibility.

Insurance: Please note that if you have competed in three orienteering events registered with British Orienteering and you have not joined an orienteering club which is a member of British Orienteering then you are not covered by our public liability insurance.

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