Chantries in their autumn glowSun 24 Sept, 2023
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
Near: Guildford Lat,Lng: 51.22545,-0.56381 What3Words: ///flags.unions.answer
Directions / Parking
Travel to the event
There are 2 railway stations in Guildford. The event centre is about a 1.5 mile walk from the mainline station or the smaller London Road station. There is also a station at Shalford which is a slightly shorter walk away.
Car Parking (there is no organised parking for orienteers)
It should be possible to find parking in Guildford that is within a mile of the event, without upsetting local residents (please park sensitively). Clifford Manor Road, Tilehouse Road and Chantry View Road are the nearest such opportunities. The Millbrook Car Park, A281, Guildford GU1 3XJ and the Castle Car Park, Sydenham Rd, Guildford GU1 3RW are also within a mile.
Yellow (1.7k, 60m climb), Orange (2.2k, 100m climb), Short Green (3.0k, 140m climb) and Short Blue (4.3k, 225m climb)
Online entries via RaceSignup.
SI card (dibber) hire: £1
Juniors are under 21 on 31st December.
Registration and Start times
Online entry and limited EOD (cash only). The event will use SPORTIdent punching, SIAC will be enabled.
Start Times 10:00 to 11:45
There will be no toilets at the event.
Well-behaved dogs are welcome but please keep them on a lead in the assembly and start areas.
Contacts / Officials
Organiser : Jeremy Wilde, organiser at guildfordorienteers.co.uk
Planner: Geoff Wright