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Lakes 5 - 2010

Competition nameLakes 5 - 2010
Start date20100822
End date20100827
CountryGreat Britain
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityConiston, The Lake District, North West England
Club/organizerNorth West Orienteering Association
Number of competition days5
Expected number of runners2000
WRE event?No
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Contact phone number+44 161 439 6435
Latest entry dateJuly 2010
Event descriptionThe 5th Lakes 5 event will take place in the English Lake District. The event will incorporate five individual events between Sunday 22nd and Friday 27th August 2010 with one rest / activity day. For those who want even more orienteering, the annual White Rose three day event will follow in North Yorkshire (approx 100 miles) starting on Saturday 28th August.
Terrain descriptionFive contrasting areas including mixed complex woodland, intricate open fells and fast open limestone with extensive rock features
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.The Lake District is a popular holiday destination, for walkers and admirers of the scenery. Other activities such as climbing and watersports are available, along with many cultural and retail venues.
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