Benyons Enclosure

| December 8, 2012

Sponsor: RSGB
Organiser: G3ZOI

Category(ies)

Date(s) - Sat 8 Dec 2012
Times - 10:00 - 14:00

At Benyons Enclosure - (Details linked)
    Benyons Enclosure, Mortimer, Hampshire, RG7 3UA, 10
    


Results

The results have now been posted.

Summary

A Combined 80m/2m ARDF event at Benyon’s Enclosure, SW of Reading on Saturday 8th December.

Terrain

Commercially managed woodland. Lots of paths, mainly forested, lightly contoured. Significant lake and wetlands..

Courses

  • One event with 5 Transmitters on both bands, but MO5 (no5) will be used as the home beacon.
  • 80m to be followed by 2m, with the run-time continuous.
  • Competitors will be able to elect to find 3 or 4 transmitters for each band.

Fees

£6

Receivers

We will have a limited number of loan receivers – if you do not have a suitable 2m or 80m receiver – then let the organiser know you require one before the event.

Map

A4 size, 1:10,000, 5m contours.

Punching

iButton, supplied free but £5 if you lose it.

Timetable

  • Registration from 1000.
  • Competition start times will be 1030 – 1130
  • Courses close 1400

Safety

  • Competitors are responsible for their own safety and take part at their own risk.
  • There are areas of wetland/marshes which must be avoided. These will be highlighted at registration.
  • Whistles must be carried (the emergency signal is 6 blasts repeated at 1 minute intervals).

Basics

  • Be prepared for bad weather.
  • Wear stout shoes, the area has some muddy spots.
  • Bring a compass

Organiser and Enquiries

David Deane (G3ZOI) who can be contacted at +44 118 9332777

Cancellation and Alterations

For the latest information check this web site

Category: ARDF Competition