pre-boc sprint 2018
Warm up for the British Orienteering Championships at Balmoral this May with a sprint event at Ballater - site of the successful Sprint Scotland 2017 event.
18th May 2018
Ballater - map from Sprint Scotland 2017
Ballater Highland Games Field Car Park (here)
1:5000, sprint specification ISSOM.
Steep runnable woodland and flat urban terrain. Grip recommended.
17:00 - 19:00
Long (optimal distance approx 4-4.5km)
Short (optimal distance approx 3-3.5km)
U16s may participate subject to parents/guardians consent - courses will not cross any major roads, just roads in a house estate.
Online (until 10pm 4th May) Seniors £8, Juniors £4.
On the day (limited, first come first served) Seniors £10, Juniors £6.
Non-BOF members £2 supplement