Orienteering Australia

Event information: City to Bush Foot O & MTBO Highbury

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# Contact details listed on Eventor including emergency contact must be updated before entering
# Everyone must read and follow the COVID--19 Rules (updated March 2021): Attached below

Start Location: Rotary Park (next to the River Torrens) adjacent to Clark Crescent, Paradise.
Signs from: Corner of George Street and Lillian Street, Paradise.
Parking: Along Clark Crescent, Paradise
Start times : 10-11.30am for those on foot, 10-10.30am for mountain bike competitors.
Courses close at 1:00 pm

Full electronic timing with SportIdent. Loan SICards will be allocated if you do not provide your own SI Card Number on entry. SI Air will not be activated

Water: (as per COVID rules document attached) Bring your own bottle and do not drink from someone else’s or otherwise share their equipment.

Pre-Enter by 11.59pm Wednesday 28 April 2021

Entry Fees – Foot O and MTBO:
Members: Seniors (>21) $10; Juniors (14-20) $5;Juniors <14 free; Adults entering short course pay $5
Non-Members: Seniors (>21) $20; all Juniors $10: Adults entering short course pay $10

Groups all entering to compete on a course together can enter the "Group" Category. First enter & pay the group leader member under the correct category, and enter the remaining members as "Group Entrants." (no extra costs) Groups will be allocated 2 maps per team, additional maps can be ordered upon entering ($2). Group fee is as above + $5. The group leader then emails the SI person (Trevor Diment trevor.diment@gmail.com ) letting him know who is in their group.

Families entering in one transaction will receive a discount applied automatically.
Casuals who attend a 2021 Member School can claim a $5 discount under services.

Foot orienteering course information:

Map Athelstone & Highbury A4: 1:10 000, 5m Contours, ISOM 2017. Updated 2021.Includes the newly mapped western end of the recently opened Aqueduct Reserve. A mixture of bush areas, park areas including the Torrens Linear Park and urban streets.

Course Length Difficulty
1 Long 6.1km Moderate
2 Medium 3.9km Moderate
3 Short 2.3km Easy

Foot O Classes:
Short, medium and long female
Short, medium and long junior female
Short, medium and long male
Short, medium and long junior male
Short, medium and long group

Mountain bike orienteering course information:

Map Upper Torrens in Athelstone and Highbury. A3: 1:10 000, 5m Contours, ISOM 2017. Not all tracks are suitable for road bikes. Updated 2021.Includes the newly mapped western end of the recently opened Aqueduct Reserve. A mixture of bush areas, park areas including the Torrens Linear Park and urban streets. Stretches south to Wadmore Park.

Course Length (point to point) Difficulty
1 Long 17km Moderate
2 Medium 14.3 Moderate
3 Short 8.9km Moderate

Classes:
Short, medium and long female
Short, medium and long junior female
Short, medium and long male
Short, medium and long junior male
Short, medium and long group
Short, medium and long ebike
Course planner: Olivia Sprod

MTBO Rules:
- Competitors will be allocated 2minutes prior to their start to mount their map to their bike if they wish.
- Bikes must be in road legal condition
- Competitors must wear appropriate safety equipment, especially a helmet as required by law
- Ebikes are permitted, but will be classified separately from labour intensive bikes
- You MUST stay on tracks & open areas marked as permissible access on the map
- You must stay with your bike at all times – no leaving it and running to controls.
- Riders going downhill should give way to riders going uphill.
- Riders should give way and be courteous to ALL others using the area.
Map Boards:
A limited number of map boards are available for hire ($5). To book one, add this as an extra service as you enter.

Course planner for both foot and MTBO: Olivia Sprod
Organiser and contact for enquiries: Phil Hazell (ph: 0427790916, email: philhazell@internode.on.net)

General information
Event City to Bush Foot O & MTBO Highbury
Organiser Tintookies Orienteers
State Orienteering SA
Status completed
Date Sunday 2 May 2021 at 10:00 - 11:30 CST
Entry deadline Wednesday 28 April 2021 at 23:59 CST
Event form individual
Event classification Club event
Race distance Long
Time of event day
Disciplines FootO
MTBO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Open A Foot Long Male, Foot Long Female, Foot Long Group, Foot Medium Male, Foot Medium Female, Foot Medium Group, MTBO Long Male, MTBO Long Female, MTBO Long Group, MTBO Medium Male, MTBO Medium Female, MTBO Medium Group, GroupEntrant
Open B Foot Short Male, Foot Short Female, Foot Short Group, MTBO Short Male, MTBO Short Female, MTBO Short Group, EMTBO Long Male, EMTBO Long Female, EMTBO Long Group, EMTBO Medium Male, EMTBO Medium Female, EMTBO Medium Group, EMTBO Short Male, EMTBO Short Female, EMTBO Short Group
Contact details and main officials
Website https://sa.orienteering.asn.au/
Contact person Phil Hazell
Contact phone number 0427790916
Contact email
Event director Phil Hazell
Course setter Olivia Sprod
Event controller Ken Thompson

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