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Event 8 2015 -2016 PDF Print E-mail

Date: Wednesday 09 March 2016
 
Location: Registration will take place at the Lions Gym 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 right toward Alexander Barracks (signposted).  Pass Alexander Bks and travel for another 2 kms and turn left at the CESSAC Café / Beach into Dhekelia Station.  Follow the signs for Lions Gym. 
 
Timings: Registration will be available from 0945 hrs and the course will be open from 1000 hrs. Last start will be at 1145 hrs and the course will close at 1245 hrs.
 
Courses: Two courses will be available:
 
Blue Course - A moderately technical course of approximately 5.5 kms
 
Red Course            - A less technical course of approximately 4.2 kms.
 
Terrain: The course will be a mixture of rough undulating terrain (Bondu) and urban elements. There will be some road crossing points where competitors must take care of other road users.
 
Map: 1:10,000. Dhekelia Station, updated April 2015. 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.
 
Facilities: Toilets are available at the Lion Gym.   Water will be available at the registration area and the cafeteria (Snug) will also be open for hot beverages and food at personal cost.
 
Important information: Please ensure that you bring Car Passes and ID.  Beware of traffic when running in the Station Area.
 
Please note: For map printing purposes, please inform the organiser by Monday 07 March 2016 if you will have more than ten persons from your unit competing.
 
 
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