Orienteering Australia

Event information: Melbourne City Race Prologue, Cremorne

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This event will be an urban race as a warmup to the Melbourne City Race, in the historic inner eastern riverside suburb of Cremorne.

Please read the Competitor Information before participating. Last update: 15 April 2021.

Choose any of the three Line courses, and start any time between 2pm and 3pm. Sportident will be used in AIR mode.

Final course lengths:
Course 1 (Long Hard) - 5 km
Course 2 (Medium Hard) - 4 km
Course 3 (Short Easy) - 2.4 km

Control descriptions: will be printed on maps, and available at the event from Registration.
Results: view online via Live Results during the event at https://liveresultat.orientering.se/followfull.php?comp=18874&lang=en
Final results and splits will be posted on Eventor and Winsplits immediately afterwards.

Entry fees: $8 Adults, $4 Juniors. Online entry is now CLOSED, but you may enter on the day, subject to map availability.

Arena: Barkly Gardens, Richmond. Toilets available. Please BYO drinking water.

Directions: we strongly recommend leaving the car at home, as parking in the vicinity is very limited. Take the train or tram, or ride your bike.
Public transport: Richmond and Burnley railway stations are each a 15 minute walk from the arena. Tram 70 (east-west along Swan Street) or Tram 78 (north-south along Church Street) have stops within a few minutes walk.

On arrival: all attendees must scan a QR code to check in at Registration. This includes non competing attendees.

This event will operate under Orienteering Victoria's Covid Safe Plan. Please do not attend if you are unwell with Covid symptoms, are waiting for test results, or have been instructed to isolate or quarantine. Refer www.vicorienteering.asn.au/return-to-orienteering

General information
Event Melbourne City Race Prologue, Cremorne
Organiser Dandenong Ranges Orienteering Club
State Orienteering Victoria
Status completed
Date Saturday 17 April 2021 at 14:00 - 16:30 EST
Entry deadline Thursday 15 April 2021 at 17:59 EST
Event form individual
Event classification Club event
Race distance Middle
Time of event day
Disciplines FootO
park/street orienteering
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Open A Course 1 Long
Open A short Course 2 Medium
Open B Course 3 Short
Contact details and main officials
Website http://www.melbournecityrace.com.au
Contact person Debbie Dodd
Contact phone number 0409135020
Contact email
Event director Debbie Dodd
Course setter Bill Borrie

Start times


Entry is closed.

Enter on the day is available.

Documents and links

Location of the event

Please obey directions provided by the organiser.

Driving directions from Google Maps (Always make sure to follow the organiser's driving directions.)

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