Sodbury Challenge 2024

Between: 5th October 2024 - 6th October 2024 Location: Sodbury, Wickwar and Rangeworthy area of South Gloucestershire. Sections: Scouts, Explorer Scouts, Scout Network, Adult Volunteer Event Organiser: 1st Chipping Sodbury Scout Group

The Sodbury Challenge is an overnight orienteering exercise held in the Sodbury, Wickwar and Rangeworthy area of South Gloucestershire. The event is open to all Scouts, Explorers, Guides, Rangers, Network and Leaders. The Challenge consists of a 5 and 8-hour exercise with the winner in each section being the team gaining the most points in the allotted time. Each exercise is divided into individual competitions depending on section, ages compete separately.

This year’s event takes place on Saturday 5th October 2024.

 

5 HOUR: – A five-hour night exercise for teams of 3 – 5. First teams out from 6:00pm. Ages up to 14. Road use only. 8 HOUR: – An eight-hour night exercise for teams of 3 – 5. First teams out from 9:00pm. Any age. Road and Cross Country allowed.

For more information, please go onto Chipping Sodbury Scouts Website http://WWW.CHIPPINGSODBURYSCOUTS.ORG.UK

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
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