SOL 4 Forvie - 09 Sep 2012
SOL 4 Forvie, Forvie National Nature Reserve, Forvie, Aberdeenshire, AB41 8RU
Sunday 9th September 2012
OS Grid ref NK 036289 (parking)
Forvie is a magnificent area of open sand dunes much of which is covered with grass and some heather. Extensive areas of intricate contour detail and only a limited path network.
Course | Colour | Classes
1 | Black | M 21L
2 | Brown | M18, M20, M35L, M40L
3 | Short Brown | W21L, M21S, M45L, M50L
4 | Blue | M16, W18, W20, W35L, W40L, M55L, M60L, M35S, M40S
5 | Short Blue | W45L, W50L, W21S, M65L, M45S, M50S
6 | Green | W16, W55L, W60L, W35S, W40S, M70L, M60S, M55S
7 | Short Green | W65, W70, W75, W80, W45S, W50S, W55S, W60S, M75, M80, M65S, M70S
8 | Light Green | W14, W16B, M14, M16B
10 | Orange | W12, W14B, M12, M14B
11 | Yellow | W10, W12B, M10, M12B
12 | White | W10B, M10B
We are also hoping there will be a String course.
Map: Pre-marked and printed on waterproof paper, scale 1:10.000.
Planner – Richard Oxlade, Gramp
Controller – tbc
Organiser – Helen Anderson, Gramp, email@example.com
Entry Fees: Seniors £11, Students/Juniors £5.00. Courses White to Light Green will be charged at the junior rate. (These prices are net of £2 discount for all).
Limited Entry on day while maps available – Seniors £13, Students/Juniors £5.
Parking: Parking Field NK 036289. £1 donation for parking which the owner of the field will donate to the Collieston Pier Restoration Fund, this will be collected at the entrance to the field. Competitors must not use the visitor centre car park as this has limited space which must be kept free for those visiting the centre.
Registration: 10:30 – 12:30
Starts: 11:00 – 13:30
Courses Close: 15:30
Punching: Emit Brikke, may be hired for free, but a charge will be levied for loss of Brikke (approx £50).
Pre-O:This is a short taster of trail orienteering which competitors can undertake on their way to the start. There is no charge to participate.
Final details will be available at www.grampoc.com
Closing Date: 01 Sep 2012
Punch type: Emit
Area name: Forvie
Location: Forvie Visitor Centre, Collieston, Ellon, AB41 8RU