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British Sprint and Middle Distance Championships

Competition nameBritish Sprint and Middle Distance Championships
Start date20160611
End date20160612
CountryGreat Britain
Race typeNational
Nearest place or cityLondon
Club/organizerSouth-east Orienteering Association
Region of countrySouth-east
Number of competition days2
Expected number of runners1000
WRE event?No
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Max distance from eventcentre to competitions50km
Latest entry date22 May 2016
Event descriptionThe Sprint Championships will take place in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, which was built for the 2012 Olympic Games. It is a 2 round competition with qualifying heats and a final, for the elite and also for all age groups. The Middle Distance race is one race only but for all age classes.
Terrain descriptionThe Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is man-made parkland with many of the iconic venues from the 2012 Olympics. Leith Hill is 40km south of London and was used for the 2005 World Cup races. It has much contour and vegetation detail.
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