Entries

There is Entry on the Day for Orange, Yellow and White colour coded courses only.  There will be no entry on the day for Championship (age class) courses.  EOD will close at 1300.

Entry Fees

EOD

Senior Colour Coded

£12

Junior Colour Coded

£5

Senior full time students pay the Junior entry fees.  Proof of status may be requested.

Only SI cards can be hired at this event.   SI card hire is £1.50 for a Senior; free for juniors. A charge of £30 will be made for lost or non-returned hire SI cards.

Cancellations

The event is covered by the standard British Orienteering major events Cancellation Procedure and Policy and Cancellation, Curtailment and Refund Policy; details here :

Entries can only be cancelled by contacting the Entries Secretary: entries.bocspmd2018@gmail.com

Late Entries

The waiting list is now closed – no further Late Entries will be accepted.

Changes to Entry Details

You can amend your SI card number up to 29 August 2018; no other changes to entries will be possible via the on-line system after 12 August.  If you need to register a change to your SI card after 29th August, you must go to the Enquiries desk when you arrive at the event.  No other changes are now possible.

Eligibility

The British Middle Championships are open to members of the British Orienteering Federation and to members of IOF affiliated Federations.  See Competition Rule B: British Middle Distance Orienteering Championships for further information on eligibility to be a British Championhere.

Start times

The entry list and start times for the British Sprint and Middle Championships 2018 is here 

Start times are between 1000 and 1400.  Seeded competitors will be in the block from 1030 - 1330.

Competitors will have stated a preference for an Early, Middle or Late start, but the size of these three blocks on any course will be determined by the proportions choosing each block.

Split starts are available for parents with young children – these will both be Open starts.

Helpers will be given a Start time – please try to make this.  However, if Helpers fail to meet their Start time, they should go to Enquires to change it – not to the Start, please.

Start times have now been issued - only errors will be amended.

Seeding

There will be seeding for all classes except for M/W 10/12.

M/W 14/16 will be seeded based on the 2018 Junior Seeding list.

M/W 18/20/21 will be seeded in the usual way for elite competitors according to the BOF Rules.

M/W 35+ will be seeded based on the British Orienteering ranking list.  Up to 20 of the highest ranked competitors on a course will be seeded and will start last on their course.

 

 

The Sprint Championships website can be found at found at www.britishsprintchamps.org.uk.

Return to the BOF Home page here.