2 months ago
Saving the best to last on the 4-5th December.Registration is now open for Lakeland Warrior on SiEntriessientries.co.uk/event.php?elid=Y&event_id=9024Details on Masterplan Adventuremasterplanadventure.weebly.com/lakelandwarrior2021.htmlMartin Bagness has pieced together Bell, Park and Stock Woods into a new map named Bessy Bank which mixes low-viz contour detail with steep white slopes for Saturday’s middle race.The pressure is upped Saturday evening with an intense head-to-head night race around YMCA Lakeside on a new 1:4000 lidar map.We bring back the chasing start format on Sunday with three loops combining into a common finale on High Dam. Don’t miss it. ... See MoreSee Less
UK Elite Orienteering League is in South Lakeland.
3 months ago
Warrior OC X Masterplan Adventure X UK Elite Orienteering League present the second Lakeland Warrior.Book yourself into the South Lakes on the 4-5th December for another set of not-to-be missed races: middle, night, chase.Venues are to be confirmed but they of course will be good. Current rumours are of YMCA Lakeside for the night (a trip down memory lane for older runners) then High Dam on Sunday.Early details on masterplanadventure.ukEntries at sientries.co.uk/event.php?event_id=9024This won’t count in the League but we’ll wrap-up 2021 with a prizegiving during the weekend, possibly at an Ulverston pub depending on timings.More details as we get them. ... See MoreSee Less
3 months ago
NVii Str8 UK have generously supported the Elite League for the last two seasons with prizes for the podium.NViis have flown off the shelves but the Crazy Light F2 is still available direct in sizes 4 to 11.5.Stripped-back on top for lightness, with butyl studs underneath, these are the fastest shoes for UK forests. ... See MoreSee Less
UK Elite Orienteering League is at Plumpton Rocks.
4 months ago
Sunday 10th October 🪨 Plumpton RocksWe’ve wanted to take the UK Elite League to Plumpton Rocks for years and in 2021 that is finally happening.This sandstone paradise has a maze of rock formations set in charming woodland overlooking a shimmering lake. It is not to be missed.The race is the Yorkshire & Humberside middle champs and can be entered on the Claro Orienteering website:claro-orienteering.org.uk/wp/plumpton-rocks-sunday-12-september-2021Plumpton Rocks sits between Harrogate and Wetherby, not far from the A1M. ... See MoreSee Less
4 months ago
Saturday 9th October we have a day of sprinting lined up for you in north Leeds.Alice ‘4th place at WOC’ Leake is planning a short sprint race for you on Miles Hill which will test your legs’ capacity to take the lactic burn🔥Enter on the Airienteers website🦉🖥Following this we have secured permission for training on adjacent areas running south towards the city centre 🏙First will be a chasing start sprint over Woodhouse Ridge based off the morning’s race, with a bit of gaffling thown in ⏱We’ll finish with 4-man trains on Little London that we’ll turn-into a knock-out using promotion and relegation if we can keep you under control.The afternoon training will be planned to be gently downhill to save your legs!From the end of the KO trains it’s an easy 2k back to parking or to the train station 🚉We will update the form on the Aire website so you can show interest in the training. Bring a map bag.If coming by public transport and wanting to avoid the 5k to the start, number 7 bus from Trinity R to Miles Hills takes 17 minutes and departs 01/16/31/46 past the hour 🚌The sprint won’t count for MW18s due to clashing with the JHIs. ... See MoreSee Less