Monday 18th October 2010 STAG Night Race 1 Pollok CP

The NIGHT RACING SERIES kicked off with a 30 minute Score @ Pollok CP this evening. It was great to see several newcomers venturing out and here is hoping they manage along to future events. Please email me by this Thursday 9pm to reserve your map for next Monday’s Event at Drumpellier CP, Coatbridge.

Scoring for Series - The average score or time will be calculated and then points awarded according to ones score. Minimum of 4 events need to be completed.

Park at Burrell Collection.

 

Name & Club - Men  Minutes  Score - Penalties = Total 
1. Dougie Condy, AYROC  29.00  5,100 - 0 = 5,100. 
2. Chris Upson  26.44  4,900 - 0 = 4,900. 
3. Gerry Thomson, STAG  29.45  4,900 - 0 = 4,900. 
4. Patrick Walder, CLYDE  27.34  3,400 - 0 = 3,400. 
5.Graham Kelly  29.53  3,300 - 0 = 3,300. 
6. Andy MacPherson, CLYDE  49.58  6,600 - 4,000 = 2,600. 
7. Simon Beckett  33.26  3,100 - 700 = 2,400. 
8. Dougal  34.33  3,100 - 920 = 2,180. 
9. Scott McKendrick, STAG  27.39  2,100 - 0 = 2,100 
Name & Club - Women  Time  Score - Penalties = Total 
1. Anna  22.52  2,400 - 0 = 2,400. 
2. Clare/Clair/Claire?  33.26  3,100 - 800 = 2,300. 
3. Clare MacPherson, CLYDE  26.48  1,900 - 0 = 1,900. 
4. Suzi  30.49  1,500 - 180 = 1,320. 

details of the pre-event information

Directions:

Follow signs for Burrell Collection.

Courses:

Please pre-enter by emailing Terry by 9pm on Thursday 14th October.
Very Limited EON will be available

Start times:

7pm > 7.30pm.

Entry Fees:

Seniors £3, Students £2 & Juniors £1.

Contacts:

Terry@tobrien1.wanadoo.co.uk

Posted on 18th Oct 10 by Terry O'Brien

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Information about the location

Area: City of Glasgow
Near: Glasgow G43
OS Grid Ref. NS 555 621  GoogleMap

Map of Pollok Country Park MapTerrain description

Glasgow’s largest park has undergone a transformation & the Orienteering Permanent Course is a welcome addition to the facilities available to the public.

The City Council’s rhododendron project to contain the spread of this vegetation ended in 2009 but did not result in every rhododendron bush being shredded.

The 1st Full Colour map produced & printed by STAG in 1985.

Permanent course info

Permanent course maps only available from The Park Manager’s Office, Knowehead,- wee building to the west of Burrell Entrance, Pollok Country Park

Permanent Course checked November 2016.

Park History

Gifted to the City of Glasgow in 1966 by the Maxwell Family.
361 acres in area - Glasgow’s largest Park.
Burrell Collection & Pollok House are Major Visitor attractions.
Strathclyde Police Dog Training Centre
Nether Pollok Playing Fields
Wildlife Pond
Highland Cattle, Heavy Horses & Walled Gardens
Adventure Play Area & Mountain Bike Circuits
Britain’s Best Park 2007 & Europe’s Best in 2008.
Pollok Family Day held each August

Location details: Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow G43.

Details of other mapped locations

Resident of the park

 

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