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Event 12 2013 -2014 PDF Print E-mail
Date: Wednesday 16th April 2014
Location: Registration will take place at the entrance to the ranges at Dhekelia Station.
Travel: From Akrotiri travel East to Larnaca (A1/A5/A3) and come off at the Dhekelia Exit. Turn right at the junction and turn left at the next roundabout.  Travel for about 4 kms until you reach another major round about and turn half left down the track (by the Range Flag) to the ranges. 
Timings: Registration will be available from 0900hrs and the Start will be open from 0915hrs. The start will close at 1200hrs and the course will close at 1400hrs.
 
Courses: Two courses will be available:
 
A. Blue standard - A technical course of approximately 6.6 kms, for experienced runners.
 
B. Green standard - A less technical course of approximately 4 kms, suitable for novices.
 
Terrain: The course will be in an open and quite arduous area, expect some steep climbs although these will be kept to a minimum. 
 
Map: 1:10,000. Dhekelia Ranges, updated December 2004. Maps will be pre-marked and control descriptions provided.  Units with a large number of participants are requested to contact the event planner at least 48hrs prior to the event so that sufficient maps can be printed.
 
Equipment: Runners are to provide their own compass, pens and whistle. Full leg coverage is recommended. Competitors are advised to bring plastic map bags in case of inclement weather.
 
Facilities: Toilets are available on the ranges.  Water will be available at the registration area and the CESSAC cafeteria will also be open for hot beverages and food at personal cost.
 
Important information: Please Note:
It is likely to be extremely hot for this event, all competitors are to ensure that they are sufficiently hydrated prior to the race
There will be workmen operating within the area, they should not impede on our courses, but please be aware of their presence and react accordingly.
Competitors are to ensure they use the safest routes available when negotiating the steep hills
Please ensure that you must bring Car Passes and ID if you wish to enter Dhekelia Station or Alexander Barrack to use their facilities.  
 
 
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