Shillington Shuffle

Shillington Shuffle - Sunday 19th November 2017

RESULTS

Lost Property - Only one item, a compass, was left behind - please  contact  bbn-sswalks@ldwa.org.uk to claim.

New Badge for 2017:

Route Descriptions:  Long Route 26 miles (78KB)    Medium Route 18 miles  (54KB)     Short Route  12 miles (47KB)

GPX Files:                 Long Route 26 miles (220KB)   Medium Route 18 miles (147KB)   Short Route 12 miles (133KB)

DON'T FORGET THE ESSENTIAL EQUIPMENT YOUR ROUTE DESCRIPTION, COMPASS & MUG as there will be no mugs supplied at the checkpoints.

 

EVENT INFORMATION:

Courses: 26 miles; 18 miles; 12 miles in 10.5hr
 
Online entry only. Entries limited to 300
Entries close 11th Nov 2017 or when full. Online entry at:  https://www.sientries.co.uk/event.php?elid=Y&event_id=3329
 
VENUE Barton-le-Clay Village Hall, MK45 4JY (GR TL 083 307)
Park at the village hall or Arnold Academy, Hexton Road. MK45 4JZ (GR TL 086 305) - Please follow marshals’ directions DO NOT PARK IN VILLAGE STREETS OR THE PRIVATE ROAD OPPOSITE THE HQ.

START Hall opens at 07.30 for registration. Walkers only start from 08.00 with all others starting from 09.00 All must finish by 18.30 Hall closes at 19.00 CHECKPOINT OPENING & CLOSING TIMES WILL BE STRICTLY ADHERED TO.
NO DOGS ARE ALLOWED INSIDE ANY HALL (except assistance dogs) ALL MUST be on leads at all times & MUST have appropriate liability insurance.

THE OBJECT is to complete your chosen distance using a route description & passing through a number of checkpoints.
The walk follows mainly field paths, tracks, woods & some roads through undulating countryside with good views from the hills traversed.

ESSENTIAL EQUIPMENTYOUR ROUTE DESCRIPTION, COMPASS & MUG as there will be no mugs supplied at the checkpoints.
RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT – torch, mobile phone, first aid kit, waterproof trousers & jacket. Waterproof covers are also recommended for both route description & maps.

MAPS covering the routes O/S Landranger 153 & 166 (only 166 for 12 mile route) or O/S Explorer 193. Marked up maps will be displayed at the start.

YOU MUST DOWNLOAD & PRINT YOUR OWN ROUTE DESCRIPTION. Route descriptions will not be available on the day. If you have a problem printing your route description, please contact Mike, details below. The route description, including checkpoint opening & closing times, also GPX files will be published on the BBN website by 7th November 2017.

FOOD/DRINK - The entry fee includes drinks throughout, biscuits at the start, snacks at all checkpoints & a light meal at the finish. Refreshments provided may be prepared & served under uncontrolled conditions.
Obviously all practical efforts will be taken to maintain food safety. However from a legal standpoint entrants must independently determine the suitability of the refreshments that we provide.

RETIREMENTS You MUST inform a walk official. Return transport will only be provided from a checkpoint.

AWARDS This is part of the S-S-S triple challenge. It is not a race & there are no prizes. A certificate will be awarded to all who finish. Event badges will be available.

ENTRY FEES LDWA members £7.00 Non-members £10.00 Under 18 are FREE. 

THERE WILL BE NO ENTRIES ON THE DAY & ENTRIES ARE NOT TRANSFERABLE & NO SUBSTITUTIONS.  NO PAPE
R OR SEF ENTRIES ACCEPTED

A £2.00 admin fee will be charged on cancellation refunds advised before 10th October 2017 – After this date no refunds will be given.

All enquiries regarding entries to Mike Hyland Email: mike.hyland@ntlworld.com Telephone: 01494 774154 (before 9pm)



Risk assessment: word (51KB) pdf (149KB).

Marshals' walk - Sunday 29th October 2017