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BOK Urban 9

Wed 10 July, 2019

Near: Cheddar
Level of event: Local

Type of event: Race, Urban

This urban race is being held within easy access for many club members, just off the A38 near the Mendips and it has been planned by QO member Graham Hartley.

Just half an hour north of Bridgwater, it is the nearest event in this summer's series for most of our members.

Link to event page on the organising club's website

Directions / Parking

Event centre: rear of Fairlands Middle School

Entry Details

via Fabian4 by 10pm Tuesday 9th July (preferred), or EOD

Registration & Start Times

Start times from 18.00 - 19.30

Terrain Description

Streets, paths and parkland


In case you haven't seen it, Graham has written an article on how he got into urban orienteering, at a previous Bristol summer series

Link: Graham's article

Contacts / Officials

Organiser: Matthew Owen (Bristol OK) 01934 733861

Planner: Graham Hartley

Important Event Information

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.

Insurance: Please note that if you have participated in three orienteering events/activities you need to join British Orienteering (BOF). After this point, you not covered by BOF's public liability insurance and risk invalidating the insurance cover for the entire event. Read more about joining BOF and QO here.

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Photography: QO has an agreed policy on the taking of photographs at events, based on national guidance. This provides a sensible balance between the benefits and risks associated with the taking and use of images. If you are unsure about acceptable practice, please speak to the event organiser.

Safeguarding: QO is aware of it's responsibilities in safeguarding and child protection. To comply with The Child Safeguarding Practice Review and Relevant Agency (England) Regulations 2018, we now provide an email address for individuals to report concerns to the Lead Safeguarding Officer. This address is