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City of London

Competition nameCity of London
Start date20120922
End date20120923
CountryGreat Britain
Race typeNational
Nearest place or cityLondon
Club/organizerSouth London Orienteers
Region of countryLondon
Number of competition days2
Expected number of runners1500
WRE event?No
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Contact postal address16 Milner Drive, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 2EZ, UK
Event descriptionFifth running of this annual event in the City of London. This is the financial part of London with many old buildings and alleyways mixed in with the modern world of pedestrianised concrete and glass. Map 1:5,000, A3+ size. Linked to Southern Championships on International standard'forest' event close to London on the Sunday. Both events easily accessible by public transport. For more pictures etc. see the web site for last year's event http://www.cityrace.org/cityrace/2011
Terrain descriptionComplex City terrain with many small alleyways. Suprisingly little traffic for the heart of London - all the bankers are at home at the weekend! Mapped area will be over 30% different to that used in 2010.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Everything that London can offer! - From theatre at Shakespeare's Globe to Premiership football. Plus special events only on this weekend; Proms in the Park, Historic Buildings Open Days - see the website for more information
Live results available?No
Live GPS tracking available?No
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