Bathpool Park - West Mids League Event


invite you to a

West Midlands League Event at


on Sunday October 24th 2021


Location:        Grid Ref. SJ838537 (Landranger 118)    Nearest Postcode ST7 1AR

                        Leave A500 north onto A34 at Talke junction

                        Right at traffic lights after about 2k, still on A34

                        After 0.5k right at Butt Lane traffic lights (SJ826543) – signed from here

Parking:        Kidsgrove Cricket Club       Rough standing and grass

                     Please share vehicles if possible

Courses:        White, Yellow, Orange, Light Green, Short Green, Green, Blue, Brown

Map:             1:10,000 scale

                    Remapped 2021 by Rod Postlethwaite

Terrain:        Hilly parkland with mixed woodlands           Multiple tracks and paths

                    Longer courses may have some short runs through housing estate

Starts:           10.30hrs to 12.30hrs

Entries:         Pre-entries online via Fabian4

                     Start times will be chosen in blocks of 15 minutes

                     Closing date 20th October

                     Late entries after 20th October subject to map availability

                     No entry on the day

Fees:             Adults £12 (£2 reduction for British Orienteering members)

                     Juniors and Students £5

                     Hire of E-card £1

Enquiries:      10.00hrs to 12.00hrs           Collect hired E-card here

Punching:      Sport-ldent    SiAC enabled

Dogs:            Allowed, but must be on lead in Car Park

Facilities:      At the Cricket Club – toilets, bar, hot drinks, download

Safety:          Whistles must be carried

Planners:       Gordon Witte and Jim Cooke POTOC

Controller:   Clive Richardson WRE

Organisers:  Marian Denham (01782 615511) and Jean Rostron POTOC


Event Properties

Event Date 24-10-2021 10:30 am
Individual Price £10.00
Location Bathpool Park

Venue Information - Bathpool Park


Follow the A50 north from Tunstall to Kidsgrove. Turn left into First Avenue at the second set of traffic lights in Kidsgrove. After 800m turn left into Clough Hall Road, then after 500m left to Kidsgrove Cricket Club. From the A500/A34 intersection at Talke, follow the A34 north. Follow the A34, right at the first set of traffic lights, then after 500m turn right again at traffic lights, into Cedar Avenue which after 550m becomes First Avenue. After another 400m turn right into Clough Hall Road , then after 500m left to Kidsgrove Cricket Club.

Location Map

Permanent Courses

Why not try out orienteering at one of our permanent courses?

We have courses at:

  • Apedale
  • Bathpool Park
  • Biddulph Grange
  • Brough Park
  • Downs Banks
  • Ladderedge
  • Hanley Forest Park
  • Tunstall Park
  • Westport Lake

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