Tamar Triple Day 1 (Plymouth -Urban)
Plymouth City Race 2016
Sat 28th May 2016
Info updated: 28th May
Type of event: District-(C), Urban
Type of terrain: Urban
'Hope you enjoyed Day 1 of the Tamar Triple. The sight of the Britanny Ferry in the early evening steaming across the Sound towards the Citadel was one to remember! The results should also be on the TT website today or on Sunday.
Pre Event Information
This is Day 1 of the Tamar Triple event. The Tamar Triple is jointly organised by DEVON and CORNWALL Orienteering Clubs. Day 1 is organised by DEVON. This is an Urban event on a new map of Plymouth and forms part of the 2016 SEUOL & UK Urban series. It is also a Ranking Event.
See website address and flyer attached for details of the Tamar Triple as a whole.
Flyer: Tamar Triple 2016 Flyer
To kick off the 2016 Tamar Triple weekend, Plymouth will play host to its first urban race on the evening of Saturday 28th May. The competition area will feature some of the main tourist sites of Plymouth: the historic streets around the Barbican, the sea shore and expanse of the Hoe, and thanks to permission from 29 Commando, access to the inside of the Citadel, the most impressive 17th century fortress in Britain.
Competitors will be treated to stunning views out to Plymouth Sound and across to the final day's event at Mount Edgcumbe, but they will need to concentrate as the shoreline contains multiple levels of terracing.
The event forms part of the UK Urban League and Southern England Orienteering League, and so the usual courses for urban events are on offer. Entries via Fabian4 open soon.
Courses will avoid the city centre and busy roads, making them suitable for all ages.
Details of travel arrangements, entry fees and further details to follow….
Nearest town: Plymouth
Entry times: Between 16.00 and 19.00.
Punch type: SI Hire fee: £1.00
Contacts / Officials
Contact: Andrew Reynolds
Phone: 01548 580058
Safety and Risk
A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event. If you wish to report any safeguarding concerns to our national governing organisation, British Orienteering, please email .
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