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Saturday 27th March 2021

Bookings Open
Friday 18th December 2020
Bookings Close
Friday 26th March 2021
Booking Fees
Booking Fee   £45.00   
Course Organiser - Charles Sproson

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Ultra/Trail Practical Navigation - Bowland | Follow up to Online Ultra Navigation Masterclass

If you have taken one of our 'Online Ultra Navigation Masterclass' sessions then this is the 'practical' follow up to that session.

Who is it for?

  • Anyone who has undertaken the Online Ultra Navigation Masterclass with Mountain Run
  • Trail or Ultra Runners who want to build confidence with their navigation
  • Anyone wanting to get a good foundation in navigation techniques

What to expect?

  • A professionally delivered course, designed by Mountain Runners for Mountain Runners.
  • 4 hours out and about, practical navigation
  • Tips and tricks to keep you in contact with the map
  • Expert coaches/instructors to learn from
  • Elite mountain runners delivering the course, who are extremely passionate and knowledgable about their subject

What we will cover: 

  • Understanding different Scales & Maps
  • Developing contour interpretation, recognising different features
  • Map Orientation - how and why
  • Setting and using a bearing
  • How to use the techniques of; hand-railing, collecting and catching features
  • Skills to relocate yourself
  • How to deal with the effect of darkness and tiredness on your navigation

Course date and location:

  • Saturday 27th March | Area: Bowland. Fell Foot, Chipping, Lancs | Meeting time: 09:00

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Covered by Refund Protect

This event offers the option to purchase Refund Protect. Participants can choose to cover their inability to attend with Refund Protect.

Other courses in this series

Sun 31 Jan 21 Ultra/Trail Practical Navigation
Sat 13 Feb 21 Ultra/Trail Practical Navigation
Sat 27 Feb 21 Ultra/Trail Practical Navigation
Sat 20 Mar 21 Ultra/Trail Practical Navigation
Sun 18 Apr 21 Ultra/Trail Practical Navigation
Sun 25 Apr 21 Ultra/Trail Practical Navigation

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