Binning Wood, Veteran Home International Relays
A closed event for teams from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
Sat 21st Sep 2019
Info updated: 21st Sep
Type of event: National
Type of terrain: Woodland
The Veteran Home International Relays at Binning Wood is a closed event for teams selected to represent England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.
Information about this event is made directly to Team Managers via Bulletins. Bulletin 1 and Bulletin 2 have already been made available to Team Managers.
Results will be posted on this web item after the event.
Nearest town: East Linton
- Grid Ref: NT607801
- Latitude: 56.01121
- Longitude: -2.63281
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Made available directly to team managers via appropriate Bulletins.
Registration & Start Times
Information is made available to Team Managers.
Courses are provided in line with specific British Orienteering Guidelines for Veteran Home Interantionals.
Explanation of colour courses
- White are very easy with all controls on paths. They are mainly used by 6-10 year olds and family groups.
- Yellow use simple linear features like paths, walls and streams. They are mainly used by under 12’s and family groups.
- Orange progress to basic use of the compass and route choice. They are ideal for novice adults or experienced youngsters.
- Light Green are ideal for improvers as the navigational difficulty begins to increase and uses simple contours and point features.
- Green are used mostly by experienced under 18’s and adults wanting a short but challenging course with a very hard navigational difficulty.
- Blue are a longer, more physically demanding course in comparison to the green. The distances are more varied between controls and the course attracts experienced orienteers.
- Brown & Black are very physically demanding and have a very hard navigational difficulty. They are for experienced orienteers only.
- Score means visiting as many controls as possible in any order in a specific time, like 45mins.
Entry is only possible directly via Team Managers.
Contacts / Officials
Planner: Roger Scrutton (ESOC)
Controller: Colin Eades (INT)
Organiser: Trina Rogerson (ELO)
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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