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London City Race Weekend

Competition nameLondon City Race Weekend
Start date20240913
End date20240915
CountryGreat Britain
Race typeNational
Nearest place or cityLondon
Club/organizerSouth London Orienteers
Region of countrySouth East
Number of competition days3
Expected number of runners1000
WRE event?No
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Max distance from eventcentre to competitions6km
Entry fee (Euro)~ 13 Euros (Adults) / 6 Euros (Juniors) - per day
Event descriptionDay 1 - BURGESS PARK - Friday 13th September - The park is a typical urban parkland with a mix of tree cover and grasslands with an extensive path network, flower beds, a lake and a few buildings. Starts from 17:00 to 18:45 Day 2 - CITY OF LONDON Saturday 14th September The big challenge with a full distance urban event which returns to the City of London and the Barbican Centre, with its multi levels, offering an extensive, intricate mix of alleys and urban parks inter mixed with the challenge of the Barbican Centre. Start times are from 10:00 to 13:00. Part of City Race Euro Tour series and the UK Urban Orienteering League. Day 3 - WATERLOW PARK - Sunday 15th September Finish the weekend with an Ultra Sprint Race at Waterlow Park, Highgate Hill, London, N6 5HG - an urban parkland on a steep hillside with spectacular views over the city and is landscaped with ponds, a wide variety of trees, colourful borders and grassy slopes. Competitors will run three heats on courses of approximately 1km with a high density of controls, including sections in a specially constructed maze. There will then be a set of finals involving all competitors. This high intensity orienteering will provide a challenge to all competitors and is a great spectacle to watch. LOK Ultra Sprints ALL EVENTS EASILY ACCESSIBLE BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.~ 13 Euros (Adults) / 6 Euros (Juniors) - for City race
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