invite you to a 'Come & Try It' event at
on Saturday, 9th July 2022
P R O V I S I O N A L D E T A I L S
|Covid-19 :||This event will be organised to comply with current guidance from the Government and BO with respect to the ongoing COVID-19 problems. Please follow any notices and directions from club officals, but more importantly try to keep in mind sensible social distancing, both in the parking area and also whilst competing.|
|Additional information is required of competitors to allow NHS Test and Trace if a problems arises from the event. Pre-entry requires entrants to acknowledge that they must not attend if they or a member of their household has COVID-19 symptoms, or if they have been asked to isolate by NHS Test and Trace, and that they will abide by the Participant Code of Conduct at all times.|
The event will be the last in a Summer Series of 3 “Come And Try It” events to be held over 3 consecutive months.
The area is located to the west of Durham City at Bearpark. From the A167 north of Neville's Cross crossroad take the un-named road, just past Sainsbury's heading west to Bearpark. From the north on the A167 take the un-named road, just past Durham Johnston Comprehensive School heading west to Bearpark. On entering Bearpark village turn right onto Colliery Road.
|Parking :||will be along Colliery Road grid ref. NZ240433, nearest post code DH7 7AX, 'what3words' - ///frame.bagpipes.magpie.|
Enter on the day. Please bring the correct change.
Those entering the Novice course are welcome to try out the Intermediate course after their first run.
Novice (Yellow): a short 1.5 – 2km course with controls located mainly on or just off line features/paths.
Intermediate (Orange): a medium length, more challenging 2 – 3km course with controls accessed from line features/paths.
Advanced (Long Orange): a 5km course making use of all features on the map.
For safety it is recommended that Junior novices should be accompanied/shadowed on the course by a parent/guardian.
Seniors - £2, Juniors £1.
Opens at 9:45am.
Competitors can start from 10:00am. Last start 11:15am.
Course closing time 12:15.
EMIT electronic punching will be used. E-tags will be available free of charge on the day, but competitors will be charged for any loss. There is no clear station for this system but the E-tag is cleared at the start control and stopped at the finish. There will be a sample control near registration for you to see the E-tag in action and instruction in the use of the system will be available on the day. Lost or non-returned E-tags will be charged at £55.
|Map & area :||details to follow.|
|Control desc :||will be on the map. There will be no paper copies available on the day.|
|Facilities :||There will be no toilets at the event. Sorry there will be no water at the finish, please bring your own supply.|
|Dogs :||Dogs will be allowed, but please clean up after your dog.|
|Results :||Full results will be posted on the NN website - www.northern-navigators.org.uk
If you require a paper copy of the results, please leave your details at registration with £1 to cover postage.
|Officials :||Organiser - Debby Warren, email|
|Planner - Barney Warren|
|Controller - Julian Warren (NN)|