Snarestone Parish Council

Serving the people of Snarestone

Clerk: Anna Makin
6 Oak Close, Measham
Swadlinsote, Derbyshire
DE12 7JY

Tel: 07519 835941

VILLAGE FUN WALK

"WANTED ENTRIES FOR VILLAGE EVENT"

" TEAM ORIENTEERING / FUN WALK" SEP 12th P.M.

Outline; A walk, starting and finishing at the Conory Pavilion for a 2-3 hour circular route including cross country and road walking of approx. 4-5 miles. Finishing with some refreshments at the Pavilion.

It will include map reading, tasks, puzzle solving, and brain teasers, all aimed at an entertaining fun afternoon.

Date ; Sun Sep 12th P.M.

Family Teams / or Friends (min two / max four) will be provided with a map and instructions at the start, plus certain material, with results judged on completion.

To separate the teams they will be started at 5 min intervals and sent alternately Clockwise or Anticlockwise round the course. Start times will be advised before the day and teams should muster 15 min ahead for instructions.

Dogs permitted (under control near livestock and growing crops.)

The teams will be advised to provide ;

Good footwear / waterproofs / compass/ mobile T/P with camara / small empty sealed container / water / small rucksack or suitable bag / one high VIZ jacket if possible for the road section.

It will not be an SAS course but probably not suitable for the under

8 yr. olds.

In order to manage the event, we will restrict it to a maximum of 12 teams. The first twelve entries will be accepted. Each team must register at the latest by Sep 1st. providing a team Name and number in the team.

Registration to; r.e.walsh@btinternet.com

If you do not feal up to the walk maybe you could help judging or catering?

Early indications of intent to enter the walk or just volunteer, will help with the organisation and planning.

Bob Walsh.

Posted: Sun, 12 Sep 2021 14:00 by Bob Walsh

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