(4/4) Midweek Score, FINALE Towneley Colliery, Jun 27 2018

Date of event: Wed 27th Jun 18
Type of event: Local (D)
Nearest town: Towneley Colliery, Burnley

Midweek SCORE Series.  Event 4 of 4.

This is the FINALE event in the June Wednesday evening series designed for competition, practice and training.

Simple format - See below for scoring rules:

  • MAXI (21 controls) = hard score course
  • MINI (14 controls) = medium score course

Open to all abilities - novice, junior and adult competitors.

Turn up and go.

Weeks: (4) FINALE Towneley Colliery.

events location

Location & Directions

Park in the Todmorden Road / Towneley Park / Barwise Play Area car park.
Charge is £1.50 in the meter for all day 08:00 to 22:00. .
Registration here.
Towneley Colliery Start & Finish are on the opposite side of the main road to the car park.

Nearest town: Towneley Colliery, Burnley
Grid Ref: SD850306
Postcode: BB11 3QT
Latitude: 53.77191
Longitude: -2.22748
Google Map (aerial) - Bing Map (OS)

Course information

45 Minute Score series:  Two courses:

MAXI Course: TD5/4 (21 controls).  Maximum score - 315 points per event
Control numbers: 101 to 107 -10 points, 111 to 117 - 15 points, 121 to 127 - 20 points. 
Large area rules:  Visit controls in any order.
10 points penalty per minute late, or part thereof.

MINI Course:  TD4/3 (14 controls).  Maximum score - 175 points per event.
Control numbers: 101 to 107 -10 points, 111 to 117 - 15 points.
Small area rules:  Visit 10s, before 15s.
5 points penalty per minute late, or part thereof.

Control descriptions on the map will be IOF symbols.

A league table will be published weekly.  Best 3 to count to the final result.

Map updated 2017. Scale 1:5000.



Registration: 6:15 to 7:00PM
Starts: 6:30 to 7:15PM
Courses close at 8:00PM.

Entry Details

Seniors (M/W21+) £5
Juniors M/W20-) £2
First time orienteers, Free.
Dibber hire will be £1 and £40 if lost!


Planner: George Crawford-Smith PFO
Organiser: Bridget Jardine PFO
Controller: N/A
Contact: For general enquiries -

Info for dog owners

Dogs not allowed to run on courses.  However, they may be exercised after the event under strict control.  Doggy etiquette must be observed.


No 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.

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Posted by George Crawford-Smith