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Liverpool Big Weekend

Competition nameLiverpool Big Weekend
Start date20160903
End date20160904
CountryGreat Britain
Race typeNational
Nearest place or cityLiverpool
Club/organizerDeeside Orienteering Club & South-East Lancashire Orienteering Club
Region of countryNorth-West
Number of competition days2
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Max distance from eventcentre to competitions25k
Latest entry date21/08/16
Entry fee (Euro)to be confirmed
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)See
Event descriptionEntries now open at A two day event: Saturday 3 September (afternoon) Long distance race, Ainsdale Dunes Full range of courses for all age classes. Sunday 4 September (morning) Urban Race, Liverpool City Centre UK Urban League Race, usual age classes M/W Open, M/W Vet (35+), M/W SuperVet (55+) (, M/W UltraVet (65+), M/W Junior (16-), M/W Young Junior (12-) and Adult Novice. It is possible to fly direct to Liverpool Airport and take a bus or taxi to the city centre. You can also fly to Manchester Airport and take a train to Liverpool (1hr 15 mins). The Saturday afternoon race at Ainsdale can be reached from the centre of Liverpool by train and a walk. There is no need for a car.
Terrain descriptionSaturday 3 September: Forested and open complex sand dunes Sunday 4 September: Typical urban terrain in the iconic city centre of Liverpool
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Sightseeing in Liverpool - home of The Beatles, the World Heritage waterfront and Albert Dock, former European City of Culture & home to the most museums in a city outside of London, Liverpool One shopping centre and much. much more See
Street address of navigation pointThis is the assembly area for the Sunday race. There is no formal event centre.
Live results available?No
Live GPS tracking available?No
Live TV available?No
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