Puttenham Local LopeSun 9 Oct, 2022

Local level event

Explanation of Event levels

Local events are usually low key and in the 'localised' area, ideal for newcomers to try the sport. Training are non competitive events used for training and coaching, aimed at members of the club, but they can attract people from neighbouring clubs, and are often ideal for newcomers to try the sport. Regional events attract participants from around the local Region, National events are high quality competitions that will attract people from far away, Major events are Major Events such as a British Championships.

Terrain type: Woodland


Last updated: Sun 09 October, 2022


A local fun family event with courses for all levels of experience (Yellow to Blue).

Final details are now available: click here to download PDF

Location Info

Near: Guildford
Lat,Lng: 51.20726,-0.68466
Postcode: GU3 1BE
What3Words: ///amuses.sprint.wordplay

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Directions / Parking

Parking will be at the Top Car Park, on the west side of Suffield Lane. There is a 1.9m height restriction barrier.

Map / Terrain

An area of typical Surrey heathland with a mix of largely deciduous woodland and open areas of heather and grassland. The terrain is undulating with some steep slopes. There is bracken in many parts of the common, however this is starting to flatten and can be crossed with ease in most instances.

Some seasonal intermittent paths are not mapped.

Course Information

Yellow (2.5km)
Orange (3km)
Green (4.5km)
Blue (6.5km)

Entry Details

Online only at Racesignup entries. You can enter up until 11:45am on the day of the event (subject to the availability of pre-printed maps for each course).

Senior entry £8 (non-BOF £10); juniors and students £3.50. SI card hire £1

Pre-entries can be amended online until Thursday 6 October. After that please contact the Organiser for amendments.

Registration and Start times

Start times : 10:30 to 12:00

Entry is online only, including on the day of the event.


No toilets will be provided.

Dog restrictions

Well-behaved dogs, on a lead throughout the Start

Contacts / Officials

Organiser: Marion Payne-Bird (eventorganiser@guildfordorienteers.co.uk)

Planners: Richard Collyer and John Collyer

Nearest A&E Hospital

Royal Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XX


Event car park and event centre

First aid, key and baggage drop at event centre.

There are no toilets

The start and finish are within 50 m of the car park and the event centre.

Guildford Orienteers is grateful to the Hampton Estate for permission to hold this event.