Teifi Pools 2019
Date of event: Sun 23rd Jun 2019
Level of event: Regional (C)
Nearest town: Pontrhydfedigaed Strata Florida,
The event will be held following the WOA Volunteers' Weekend near Aberystwyth.
Entry will be open to all, including those not attending the Volunteers' Weekend.
The area is on sheep and pony grazed moorland. The many contour and rock features give a good test navigational skills. There are also paths and other features to help the beginners and improvers. The several lakes and reservoirs add to the grandeur of the area. It has been used previously for several high class orienteering events including Croeso, Veteran Home International and the Welsh Championships.
Location & Directions
This will be based upon Fron Goch Farm OSGR SN766667
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- Nearest town: Pontrhydfedigaed Strata Florida,
- Grid Ref: SN766667
- Latitude: 52.28464
- Longitude: -3.81075
- Google Map (aerial) - Bing Map (OS)
Yellow -1.52km with a climb of 70m
Orange - 2.08km withn a climb of 80m
L.Green - 2.94km with a climb of 120m
Green - 4.38km with a climb of 140m
Blue - 5.6km withn a climb of 180m
Brown - 8.03km with a climb of 300m
The start time will be from 10.30am until 1.00pm, the course will close at 2.30pm.
All entries through Fabian4 online system (https://www.fabian4.co.uk/step1/ContactDetails.aspx?EventID=2396) which will close on Sunday 16th June 2019
There will be some spare maps for late entries and entries on the day subject to map availability at an additional cost of £1.00 for Juniors and £2.00 for Seniors
Junior MWOC members- £2.50
Senior MWOC members - £5.00
Junior BOF members - £3.50
Senior BOF members - £8.00
Junior non members - £4.50
Senior non members - £10.00
- Planner: Robert Griffiths
- Organiser: Robert Griffiths
- Controller: Terry smith
Info for dog owners
Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times.
There are no facilities on site the nearest being at Pontrhydfendigaid
Safety and Risk
A comprehensive 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.
About the area/map
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Posted by Terry Smith