Pictures courtesy of Dave Peel

The Long Distance Championships will take place on Saturday 26th March on Golden Valley and Cognor Woods.

MAP & TERRAIN

Surveyed & drawn in 2019 by Dave Peel of Peel Land Surveys. Then updated January 2022.

Scale: 1:10,000 or 1:15,000 depending upon Age Class

Golden Valley and Cognor Woods consist of coppiced woodland, plantation forest, pockets of heathland and some steep slopes.

TIMETABLE (Provisional)

  • 08:15 Car park open
  • 10:00 First start time
  • 12:25 Last entry for vehicles to car park
  • 12:30 No exit for vehicles before this time
  • 13:30 Last start time
  • 15:30 Prize giving for BOC 2022 Long Races
  • 16:00 Courses close

STARTS

There will be 2 Starts, with Classes split as shown below

WEST START: 600m from the Arena

SOUTH START: 600m from the Arena

FINISH

In the Arena for all courses

COURSES (Provisional)

Subject to final controlling

Course

Classes

Distance (km)

Climb (m)

Controls

Map Scale

Start

1

M21E

16.7

815

33

1:15,000

West

2

M21L

13.3

640

23

1:15,000

West

3

M18E,M20E,M35L

11.1

510

19

1:15,000

West

4

M40L,W21E

11.1

495

19

1:15,000

West

5

M18L,M20L,M21S,W21L

9.2

390

22

1:15,000

South

6

W18E,W20E,W35L,W40L

8.3

310

17

1:15,000

South

7

M18S,M20S,W18L,W20L,W21S

5.7

280

18

1:15,000

South

8

M45L

10.5

465

21

1:10,000

South

9

M50L

9.4

460

18

1:10,000

South

10

M55L

9.3

425

21

1:10,000

South

11

M60L

8.3

325

20

1:10,000

South

12

M35S,M40S,W45L,M16A

8.0

305

16

1:10,000

South

14

M65L,M45S,M50S,W50L

7.1

280

14

1:10,000

South

16

M70L,M55S,W55L

6.4

305

16

1:10,000

South

17

M60S,W16A,W60L

5.7

255

19

1:10,000

South

18

M75L,W65L,W35S,W40S

5.4

255

17

1:10,000

South

19

M65S,W70L,W45S,W50S

4.6

215

14

1:10,000

South

20

M80,M75S,M70S,W18S,W20S,W55S,W60S,W65S,W75

4.1

155

13

1:10,000

South

21

M85,M90,W70S,W80

3.4

125

10

1:10,000

South

22

W85,W90

2.0

90

7

1:10,000

South

23

M14A,M16B

5.5

260

17

1:10,000

South

24

W14A,W16B

4.3

170

14

1:10,000

South

25

M/W12A, M/W14B, Orange

3.0

105

9

1:10,000

South

26

M/W10A, M/W12B, Yellow

3.0

70

14

1:10,000

South

27

M/W10B, White

2.3

60

14

1:10,000

South

ENTRY ON THE DAY

tbc

EVENT OFFICIALS

Organiser Charles Spence (LOK)
Planners Mike Elliott (MV) and Kenny Leitch (SO)
Controller   Terry Smith (SOC) assisted by Chris Huthwaite (BAOC) 
Mapper Peel Land Surveys