Veteran Home Internationals and Welsh Long Distance Championships Llynnoedd Teifi

Date of event: Sat 03rd Oct 2015
Level of event: Region (B)
Nearest town: Pontrhydfendigaid

Results

Day 1 Results by class
Day 1 Results by course
Day 1 Splits
VHI Individual points
VHI Relay - After Leg 1
VHI Relay - After Leg 2
VHI Relay - After Leg 3 (Overall)
VHI Relay - Results by individual legs
VHI Relay - Splits
VHI Relay Points and Overall Points
Day 2 Score
Day 2 Score Splits

See Downloadable document below:- WOA and MWOC invite you to a great weekend of orienteering at Llynnoedd Teifi in the Elenydd wilderness in the heart of the Cambrian Mountains. Llynoedd Teifi is an open moorland area with a myriad of small hills, lakes and crags. The Veteran Home Internationals Individual(VHIs) race will be on Saturday followed by the VHI Relay race on Sunday. The Welsh Long Distance Championships will follow the VHIs on the Saturday and competitors are welcome to spectate the exciting action of the VHI relays on the Sunday followed by the opportunity of a 60 minute score event. The event is open to all - those not taking part in the VHIs or the Welsh Championships can enter by course colour. Terrain: A large scenic area of open moorland at an elevation of between 300m and 550m. It is mainly rough pasture interspersed with small lakes and areas of marsh. Whilst you will undoubtedly get your feet wet, most of the marsh is readily crossed. There are numerous rock features. Only the most significant of these– in the context of the area immediately around them– are mapped. There are few paths and these are often indistinct. The area is hilly but careful route can reduce the amount of climb. The individual day area will be different to the area used by the relay/score event. Assembly - In a large flat field close to Frongoch farmhouse. The views are good but the area is exposed. There is plenty of room for club tents. Grid Reference SN766667 It is adjacent to the parking field. This will be used for Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th. Maps: Survey and cartography OmapZ for Croeso in 2012, 1:10,000, 5 metre contours, magnetic north 2012. Slight update and extra features by Robert Griffiths 2015. Control Descriptions will be printed on the back for longer courses and on the front for shorter courses.and relay/score. Maps will be A4printed on water resistand paper and will not be bagged. Please do not show your map to those yet to run. Safety: Competitors must carry a whistle, No Whistle, No Go. Use a whistle to summon assistance, if badly injured , seriously in distress or in need of help. Full body cover required and please check for ticks after your run. Competitors must carry a wind and water resistant cagoule and should wear this if conditions are bleak. Participants are responsible for their own safety and take part at their own risk.

map

Location:

Officials:

  • Planner: Robert Griffiths
  • Organiser: Gabriella Walsh and others
  • Controller: Pete Ribbans

Info for dog owners

Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times and ONLY in the parking field.

Facilities

Mobile toilets will be available at location.

WJS will have a cakestall for the sale of cakes and drinks.

Downloadable Documents

Llynnoedd Teifi VHIs & Welsh Champs 2015 Weekend E, Summary of Event Details Version 3

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About the area/map

Teifi Pools

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Posted by Terry Smith