Dark Park 2018/2019 Series
Our Dark Park Series consists of between 9 > 12 events from October > March each year.
Short - 1.5k > 2.0k - For beginners . Technically easy.
Medium - 2.5k > 4.0k - Technically as difficult as the area shall allow.
Long 5.0k+ & as difficult as the area shall allow. Remember it will be DARK !!!
The format will be CROSS COUNTRY so you will be told the order in which you have to visit the controls.
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org if you can by 10pm on the Sunday pre-ceding the event.
For Non-Members over 21 years £7 ; Under 21 £3.
For Members of Scottish, British Orienteering Clubs Seniors £6 ; Juniors £3.
For STAG Members Seniors £5 ; Juniors £2 (STAG Members do not pay the royalty for the use of their own Club’s Maps).
We are always happy to discuss discounted entry fees for Groups but this needs to be arranged in the week before the event you intend to attend.
Family Maximum fees - £10 for these events.
Registration and start times
Registration - From 6:45pm > 7pm.
Start Times - informal / do it yourself - From 7pm > 7:15pm.
Shall have been recently & printed on waterproof paper by Stirling Surveys.
Equipment In Use - STAG use Sportident Timing Equipment & Autodownload Programme. Electronic Timing Fingers can be borrowed for each event but shall be charged at cost if lost or damaged. Mini-Orienteering Flags tend to be used & to safeguard our kit the Units are likely to be padlocked to a secure location. When checking in at each control hold the Electronic Box in your free hand, pull so that the cable goes tight & so that your SI Finger can fit into the open socket on the box. Code Numbers are shown in Large Print on the top of each Electronic Box. SI Air + is NOT enabled at most of these events.
Your Personal Kit - Competitors must have full body cover & remember we are entering the Winter so a light waterproof will also be useful. You shall require to have a LIGHT source be that a hand-held torch or headlight. A spare light is also advised.
Competitors take part at their own risk & are responsible for their own safety at all times.
Splits Print Out - A splits print out of your times per leg & the overall time shall be presented when you download.
Results - We aim to have results on our website by 10pm on the evening of the event but this is determined by size of entry & by the time we are packed up & grab a bite to eat.
Events in this series
- Wed 17 Oct 2018 Kelvingrove Park
- Wed 31 Oct 2018 Hogganfield and Lethamhill
- Wed 14 Nov 2018 Linn Park
- Wed 28 Nov 2018 Bellahouston Park Cancelled
- Wed 16 Jan 2019 Pollok CP
- Wed 30 Jan 2019 Dawsholm Park
- Wed 13 Feb 2019 Lethamhill Golf Course
- Wed 27 Feb 2019 Bellahouston Park
- Wed 13 Mar 2019 Whitecrook