Lesnes AbbeyTue 25 Jun

Park Race Series

Local level event

What does this mean?

Local events are usually low key and in the 'localised' area, ideal for newcomers to try the sport and Training events are non competitive and used for training and coaching, aimed at members of the club, but they can attract people from neighbouring clubs, and are often ideal for newcomers to try the sport. Regional events attract participants from around the local Region, National events are high quality competitions that will attract people from far away, Major events are Major Events such as a British Championships. Virtual events are where there are no physical controls being used. Your presence at a control is registered using an App on your mobile phone, normally the free MapRun6 App.

Terrain type: Parkland & Woodland

Last updated: Mon 04 March, 2024

Location Info

Near: Abbey Wood
Lat,Lng: 51.48862,0.12771
Postcode: DA17 5DY

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Map / Terrain

The map is 1:5000 to ISOM specification printed on waterproof paper.

Loose controls descriptions will be available at the Start

Course Information

Short course - 2.5k

Long course - 5k

Distances are subject to final course planning and are measured in a straight line so running distance will be greater.

Winning time is expected to be 20-25 mins.

Entry Details

Entry in advance only via racesignup

Seniors £5, Juniors £3

Additional £2 for any Senior that is not a member of British Orienteering

Electronic chip hire is £1 for standard and £2.50 for contactless punching (lost cards £30/£65 respectively)

Registration and Start times

Enquiries open from 17:45

Entries via racesignup will be kept open until 19:00

Starts from 18:15 to 19:30


Toilets and a place to leave kit at the event centre

Refreshments are available with no need to pre-order.

First aid kit at the event centre on a largely self help basis with a qualified sports first aider present

Nearest A&E Hospital

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