(1/4) Nuttall Park - Spring Series, Feb 24 2018
Date of event: Sat 24th Feb 18
Type of event: Local (D)
Nearest town: Ramsbottom
Spring Series event 1 of 4.
Nuttall Park, on the banks of the River Irwell, is half parkland and half woodland. It is a great place to learn the basics of orienteering. For more experienced orienteers, the fringes of the park offer more technical terrain.
For beginners we offer coaching support to get you started. If time permits, you can try more than one course.
Location & Directions
Turn on to Nuttall Hall Road at the sharp bend on Bury New Road. Take care entering and exiting here.
Park in the public car park at the bottom of the hill on your right. Pay at the meter.
|White||1.0k to 1.9k||TBA||Very easy|
|Yellow||2.0k to 2.9k||TBA||Easy|
|Orange||2.5k to 3.5k||TBA||Moderate|
|Light Green||3.0k to 4.0k||TBA||Hard|
The access road (not a through road) and car park are part of the competition area. Competitors using these areas should be aware of traffic movements.
Event Registration/Starts from 10:00 till 11:30
Introductory sessions 10:30 till 12.00
Courses close at 13:00
Adults £5.00, Juniors £2.00
Dibber hire £1.00, but £40.00 if lost.
Planner: Mary Barton-Marshall PFO
Organiser: George Crawford-Smith PFO
Controller: Jim Mitchell PFO
Contact: For general enquiries -
Info for dog owners
No dogs on courses. You may exercise your dog responsibly after the event.
On site cafe. Toilets.
Safety and Risk
A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event.
Please note: when entering our events your name may appear in the results section of this website or in newspaper reports.
Posted by George Crawford-Smith