CompassSport Trophy, 22 Oct (& supporting events)

Yelverton, Devon at ‘Virtuous Lady’

Fri 25 Aug 2017

Every Saxon can take part. Contact Mark Glaisher by 1st October to secure your entry.

Our best 13 results, across a range of courses, make up our total (there's no team declaration). Courses and scoring system: https://www.saxons-oc.org/documents/2017/CompassSport_Trophy_Final/Trophy_Courses__scoring_Summary_Feb_2017.pdf

'Virtuous Lady' is a hilly area of moorland and woodland, with some abandoned mine workings. We will be competing against the other Regional Finalists - SARUM, CLARO, SUFFOC, LOG, INT, BASOC, WCH, SROC, WIM, SBOC and KERNO.

Event details https://www.devonorienteering.co.uk/events/compass-sport-cup-final

To be included, by 1st October please let me know:

BOF number : Forename : Surname : Age Class : SI number : Pref start time (10am-1pm).

I will try to match runners and CS Classes so as to maximise our score (meeting people’s expressed wishes).

Supporting events

 1On the Saturday, Quantock Orienteers have a Level C event at St Audries, NW of Taunton, on similar terrain. Start times 11:00am to 1pm. Details here https://www.quantockorienteers.co.uk/events/st-audries-qofl2-2017-10-21

QO have asked me to indicate likely numbers attending this (vehicles & people) so parking and entries slots can be reserved. Please let me know by 21st September.

 

2. For those travelling down on Friday, there is likely to be training available on similar terrain near Yelverton on Saturday – watch this space!

 

Note that to celebrate our first visit to the CST Final, the Committee has decided to support participation at this team event by contributing £25 per person taking part (Seniors & Juniors). I hope you will be able to be part of the team.

Mark Glaisher

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