Autumn Series 1 - Chorlton Water Park
Park Score event.
Sat 19th Sep 2020
Type of event: Local, Score
Type of terrain: Parkland
Info updated: 20th Dec
Pre Event Info
Everyone MUST pre-register using the MDOC Registration System https://mdocentry.org.uk/
Everyone will be allocated a specific start time
Payment is by contactless card at ‘Registration’ on the day.
Please arrive in time to pay before your start and return to vehicle until nearer start time
No congregating near ‘Registration’ or download before or after running
Social distancing rules will apply
There is no EOD (Entry on the Day)
Three courses are available:
a Yellow course
a 45min Score event
a 45min Technical Score event for the more experienced where controls must be visited alternately either ODD then EVEN or EVEN then ODD.
e.g.. 501, 560, 537… etc. or 510, 515, 504… etc.
The choice is yours, but you will need to plan your strategy
10 points for each correct control but 5 points deducted for every minute or part of minute late.
MDOC Registration System brief notes
- If you have not previously registered then you need to register, so that we have Track and Trace information as well other essential details.
- You will be given a unique ID number for future use. Please remember it. (You will also get an email confirmation.)
- Then simply enter by selecting the event, choosing the course and then choosing one of the available 10min time slices.
- You will then be allocated a specific start time within that time slice which will be confirmed by email.
- We are not using start blocks.
Nearest town: Chorlton
- Grid Ref: SJ823919
- Postcode: M21 7WH
- Latitude: 53.42402
- Longitude: -2.26694
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- Bing Map (OS 50k)
Directions / Parking
Signed from A5145, Barlow Moor Road, Chorlton, Manchester
Registration & Start Times
Pre-registration essential, via the MDOC Registration System - see above.
Entries will close at 11pm on Friday 18th Sept.
Fee: Adult £4/Junior £2. Free SI-dibber hire (but £30 if not returned)
Starts: Between 10.30 and 12.30 (as pre-allocated by MDOC Registration System)
Courses close at 13:15.
Final details will be sent to participants nearer the time reminding them of their obligations with respect to safe orienteering in a COVID environment.
These can be found on the British Orienteering Website
Contacts / Officials
Series Co-ordinator: Chris Rostron 01663 764799
Safety and Risk
A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event.
Privacy: when entering our events your name may appear in the results section of this website or in newspaper reports.