Our seventh consecutive year of Leg work around
10:45 to 11:00
Arrival. Just time for a cuppa and cake. All day refreshments provided.
11:15 to 13:30
Leg-ability 1 (Search Trial): Previously known as
the Longfield Triangle.
A contest to test your searching capabilities. Find 16 code boards,
which guide you to 8 more, then another 4, a pair, and a final board
which points you to a treasure cache. A two-hour romp through the
woods and field of Longfield.
Definitive Guide to the Longfield Leg-ability Search Trial for
13:30 to 14:30
A sumptuous buffet while you swap tales about your treasure
14:30 to 15:30
Leg-ability 2 (Time Trial): After lunch choose from
two local walks of around 1.5 - 2.5 miles and deposit any
timepiece you have (including GPSr's) before you start. Predict
exactly how long the walk will take you; there are penalties for
getting back too early or too late. You'll have to record code
boards on route to prove you completed
As added value for any geocachers that come there will be two new
caches to find. (Rally Round 64 aka
Leg-ability 3 and Rally Round 65 aka
15:30 to 15:45
Time for a tea break and Leg-ability 3: (Distance Trial) There will be a
course laid out in the ménage. Measure/guess the distance of the course
to the nearest centimetre – without using any
measuring instrument, or calibrated feet!
15:45 to 16:45
Leg-ability 4: (Average Speed Trial) Also known as a Pegularity. Set off on a fixed route around Longfield
(between 0.5 and 1.0 miles) and say what
speed you will attempt to average (between 1.5 and 3.0 mph). We know the exact distance – you
won’t. Penalties for arriving early or late. (Pegularity
There will be
medals for first and second on each Trial.
Points will also be awarded for Trial positions 1st=25, 2nd=18,
3rd=15, 4th=12, 5th=10, 6th=8, 7th=6, 8th=4, 9th=2, 10th=1 (half
points if you do any Trial as a couple).
The Leg-ability Overall Champion will be the individual with the
most points. Medals also for 2nd and 3rd overall. Winners of overall
awards will forsake any Trial awards to the next best performances.
No entry fee but donations will be collected for the
Multiple Sclerosis Society.