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See gramp website for results:
End of Series Celebration: Eating at Rock Salt and Sole in Banchory after last Dec (Sluie 21st Feb). Please send Jon a note of interest: jon”at”big-jon.demon.co.uk
He needs to know by the week before so they can sort enough chairs and tables for us! ie THIS WEEK
Long: 5.2 km 250m climb, 17 controls
Medium: 3.0 km 160m climb, 8 controls
Map: updated January 2018 by DOLM. Scale: 1:7,500, Contour interval: 5m
Organiser / Planner: Roger Coombs 07500 917673
A raw moolit night… and a few surprise mis-punches, all at no.2 !??
Results are now loaded up on the Gramp website here.
Long (DNC) – 4.4km
Short (mini DNC) – 3.3km
13 controls on both courses (so the shorties don’t feel short changed) but not necessarily the same 13.
Planner – Murray Anderson
Courses Long: 5.2km, 11 controls Medium: 3.0km, 11 controls
Balnagowan. Deceptively difficult in places with subtle contour detail. Sporadic windblow in places but courses avoid the worst of this. Long course will visit the northern hill. Medium will loop round the south eastern part and will use one control twice so read the map carefully.
Parking is in the same place as Coull event. On the track 1km North of the junction in Aboyne with the B9094 Tarland Road. It can be muddy. Please park carefully and avoid getting stuck or blocking anyone in. There is plenty space on the side of the track further down if the main area at the top is full.
Starts between 6-7pm please. Courses close at 8:30. Results should be up in record time.
Results are now posted on the Gramp website here.
Long course 4.9Km
Organiser / planner – John Lang (GRAMP)
Long 5k 11 controls 180 m climb
Medium 3k 9 controls 85 m climb
Parking in lay-by on left 600m after turning off south Deeside road into Glen Tanar estate at GR 498970.
Parking limited so please share if possible, leave space for others and do not block estate road.
1.5 km to the start, back out of Estate, turn right over Bridge of Ess, then right up estate track.
(Please be visible to traffic).
Long: 4.8 km, 240m, 12 controls
Short: 3.0 km, 130m, 9 controls
Courses close 8:30pm