Orienteering Australia

Event information: SOS Hills District - Castle Hill

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Missed the Eventor entry cut off? Entries are open until event day via the Bold Horizons site.

We are so excited to be returning to The Hills.

Our opening event for the Term 2 Series is at Samuel Gilbert Public School.  Courses will zoom through the school campus but also include a few bush trails and the adjacent Castle Glen Reserve.

Beginners are very welcome with help on hand to get you started on newcomer and family friendly courses.  Regulars and experienced orienteers are also invited to tackle the more challenging course options.

Note that all spectators and participants must register their attendance at the event as part of our COVID Safe event conduct.

Event Date: Saturday 1 May 2021

Start window: 9:30am to 11am

Location: Samuel Gilbert Public School, Ridgecrop Dr, Castle Hill

Course Closure: 12pm

Access and parking: Street parking will be available.

What to bring: Come along ready for an active morning (running shoes, tee-shirt and shorts) plus bring a drink and morning tea.  If you have a compass and SPORTident stick bring them too.  Note that if you are ready to acquire your own equipment, wish to upgrade or alternatively replace essentials then we keep these items in stock and have them available for purchase at events.

More information on SOS events including course options is available on the Bold Horizons Saturday Orienteering Series web page and the Bold Horizons Event Listing for event specifics. See www.boldhorizons.com.au.

COVID-19: Kindly do not attend this event if you have any symptoms of COVID-19 or have been excluded by NSW Health.   Please see our COVID-19 Participant Guide for further information.

General information
Event SOS Hills District - Castle Hill
Organiser Bold Horizons Event Organiser
State Orienteering NSW
Status entries closed
Date Saturday 1 May 2021 at 9:30 - 12:00 EST
Normal entry deadline Thursday 29 April 2021 at 0:00 EST
Late entry deadline Thursday 29 April 2021 at 12:00 EST
Event form individual
Event classification Local event
Race distance Sprint
Time of event day
Disciplines FootO
park/street orienteering
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Classes Long Line Open, Long Line High School, Long Line Primary, Short Line Open, Short Line High School, Short Line Primary, Score Open, Score High School, Score Primary, Warm Up Open, Warm Up High School, Warm Up Primary, Group member or spectator
Contact details and main officials
Website https://www.boldhorizons.com.au/explore-discover-grow/events/sos/
Contact person Barbara Hill
Contact phone number 0418270476
Contact email

Start times


Entry is closed.

Enter on the day is available for a limited number of classes.

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Location of the event

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