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Night Street League 4 - Sale West

Event #4 of the Night Street League Series 2019-20

Final results and wrong answers (updated 19/12/2019 - late run) ...

Tue 10th Dec 2019

Type of event: Local, Night, Street
Type of terrain: Urban
Info updated: 19th Dec

Results

Event Report

Please check your results carefully for spelling/club/year of birth/correct timing and score, and let us know asap of any errors. If your score is not what you were expecting, and you don't feature in the wrong-answers list, one of us has made a mistake.

Don't forget that if you can't make a particular event, you can get the map and questions from Grahame , and run by yourself before or after the day, and have your score included.

Wrong answers

(number in brackets is the correct answer)

#16 (6) James Walsh, Paul Turnock, Edward Corden 5, Paul Hunt 3

#19 (7) Gavin Nixon, Clare Griffin 3 (wrong box for 24?)

#20 (5) Kate Bryant 4

#23 (3) Peter Bream 8

#29 (8) Bob Verity, Peter Brook 1

#32 (8) Peter Gorvett 3

#34 (0) Paul Turner 4

#46 (3) Dave McCann 1

#47 (1) Paul Turner 0

#51 (2) Peter Gorvett 4

#61 (5) Charlotte Willis, Trevor Hindle 4

Pre Event Info

Venue: The Samuel Brooks, 323 Manor Avenue, Sale, M33 4WD

Register 6.00 to 7.00pm. Starts 6.30 to 7.30pm. Fee £4/£2.

Score event with 40 minute, 60 minute or 75 minute time limit. Under 16s MUST be accompanied by an adult. 16 and 17 year olds can compete alone but ONLY with written consent from parent/guardian. Lights essential (+ back-up). High-visibility clothing compulsory.

Further information on the format and event schedule, including tips for beginners, can be found on the Night Street League Series 2019-20 page.

Additional information from the event team

Planners Peter and Jillyan have provided the following information:

Manor Avenue, in Sale, is particularly long and straight. It runs North to South and splits the competition area in two. To the west is the complex Racecourse Estate in which it is not particularly easy to navigate even during the daytime. To the east is a much larger area of straightforward leafy suburb but where the points of interest tend to be far apart.

The choice is yours: either slow canter the Chepstow, Goodwood, Haydock and Epsom Avenues or gallop Cherry Lane, Chestnut Drive, Cedar Road and Pine Grove. Or try a combination of both!

The Samuel Brooks ( https://www.samuelbrookssale.co.uk ) is situated halfway down Manor Avenue at number 323 next to Tesco's. The post code is M33 4WD. It doesn’t have a large car park but there is plenty of roadside parking nearby. The staff are very welcoming and there is a decent menu with decent beer. Just order at the bar.

Reserving a map

To reserve your map(s) for this event, please email Grahame at   indicating the number required by 5pm on Monday 25th November.

If you are a "first-timer", please provide details of your club, and year of birth, along with your name.

And don't forget ...

All competitors MUST wear a high-visibility top.

There are no exceptions to this, and no excuse for not wearing one, as we can lend you one if you have forgotten yours.  

NO High Viz top, NO GO

Location

Nearest town: Sale

Contacts / Officials

Series Co-ordinator: Grahame Crawshaw

Enquiries to 

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.

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