London City Race 2022 – Kings Cross / Somers Town – Sunday 4th September 2022

LOK are proud to present the 2nd event of the London City Weekend 2022 – a shorter urban (longest course tbc km) event around the Kings Cross and Somers Town area.

For details of the wider weekend see https://cityrace.org South London are holding the Saturday event based around the City area of London.

The race is suitable for beginners. The competition is run under the rules and guidelines of, and sanctioned by, British Orienteering

EVENT CENTRE
The St Pancras and Somers Town Living Centre, 2 Ossulston Street, London, NW1 1DF. What3words edge.incomes.humble
Within 5 minutes walk of Kings Cross/St Pancras mainline, underground and international stations

TRAVEL: Use public transport – there will be no provided car parking, and there is very limited (paid) parking available in the area.
FACILITIES: The event centre will have enquiries, download, toilets and an unsupervised bag drop

ENTRIES
Enter through SiEntries for either or both the Saturday and Sunday London City Races. Entries are by age class.  However, for the Sunday Kings Cross event you can run on any course or in any class you wish, either up or down from your own age class.

Fees are:
Up to 25 July, £9 for adult BOF members and £4 for student and junior BOF members
Up to 28 August, £10 for adult BOF members and £5 for student and junior BOF members
Thereafter, subject to map availability, £12 for adult BOF members and £5 for student and junior BOF members
£2 supplement for those who are not members of BOF

SI cards may be hired – £2.50 for SIAC cards and £1 for SI cards.  Hired cards that are lost or not returned will be charged at £50 for SIAC cards and £30 for SI cards.

Entries will close at 10.45 on 4 September.

COURSES
A full selection of middle distance urban courses:
Course 1, Men’s Open (M18-35)
Course 2, Veteran Men (M40+), Women’s Open (W18-35)
Course 3, Super Veteran Men (M55+), Veteran Women (W40+)
Course 4, Ultra Veteran Men (M65+), Super Veteran Women (W55+)
Course 5, Hyper Veteran Men (M75+), Ultra Veteran Women (W65+), Hyper Veteran Women (W75+)
Course 6, Junior Men (M16-), Junior Women (W16-)
Course 7, Young Junior Men (M12-), Young Junior Women (W12-)

Start Times: expected to be between 10am and 12noon.
Courses close TBC

Map: 1:4000. New for this event drawn by David Saunders

Officials
Organiser: Charles Spence
Planner: Georgia Jones / Bertie Kingsley
Controller: Simon Errington