Rough Close, Coventry - OD Local League

OD Level D
Date: Wed, 23 Aug 2023 18:00

Venue: Rough Close, Coventry

An OD Local League event at Rough Close Scout camp, near Coventry suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner (help and advice available) to the experienced orienteer.

Access to Rough Close is from: Tanners Lane, Berkswell, Coventry, CV7 7DD at Grid Ref: SP 264780

Entry on the Day (EOD) .for any remaining printed maps. EOD fees: Seniors £6, Juniors (including full-time students) £2, SI card hire (Non SIAC) £1

Courses: Easy, Short, Medium and Long.

 Easy (Yellow)  1.0km  10m  10 controls (text descriptions)  FULL  
 Short  2.1km  20m  16 controls  Spare maps for EOD: 2  
 Medium  3.4km  30m  23 controls (double-sided map)  Spare maps for EOD: 2  
 Long  4.7km  40m  34 controls (double-sided map)  Spare maps for EOD: 6  

Loose controls descriptions will not be provided but are available for home printing. See attachment at the bottom of the page.

Start times: 18:00 to 18:45 - note that courses close at 20:00 so that controls can be collected before it gets dark.

Map: 1::7500 with 5m contours by Bruce Bryant with selective revisions in 2022. Maps printed on waterproof A4 paper

Toilets: adjacent to the assembly area.

         Planner: Annie Ockenden - assisted by Harriet Lawson


COVID:Please do not come if you have symptoms of Covid-19, or suspect you may have it.

Safety and Risk:
A 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. If you have a high risk medical condition you want organisers to be aware of please leave details at enquiries in a sealed envelope with your name on it. You can use this medical form. Envelopes will only be opened if required for a medical emergency. Unopened envelopes should be collected after the event. Any unclaimed envelopes will be destroyed after the event.
An emergency number for the day is printed on the map. First aid and details of the nearest A&E hospital will be available in the assembly area.

British Orienteering has an agreed national guidance policy on the taking of photographs at events. If you are unsure about agreed acceptable practise please speak to the event organiser.

Privacy & Personal Data:
When entering events your personal details (name, age, gender, club) will appear in the results section on this website. It may also be used to trace missing runners and hired SI cards.


Rough Close, Coventry



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  • Wed, 23 Aug 2023 18:00

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