Orienteering Australia

Event information: Bandaged Bear BOOST (incorporating the NSW Sprint Champs) - Pymble Ladies' College

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NEWSFLASH - online entries have been extended until midday Tuesday 14 November.

Tighten those laces and get ready to make a difference for The Children’s Hospital at Westmead by entering the Bandaged Bear BOOST. Beginners and experienced orienteers will be able to navigate a course. The event will incorporate the 2017 NSW Sprint Orienteering Championships as well as Just For Fun courses for the less competitive and newcomers. Run, walk or wheelchair, this event is for all ages and fitness levels. Come along and join the Bandaged Bear for this fabulous day out.

Comprehensive event information and a link to ENTRIES is available at
(entry is via The Children's Hospital at Westmead fundraising platform as all entry fees are going directly to the hospital).

Online entries close on 14th November. Only the Just For Fun and wheelchair courses will be able to be entered on the day and numbers will be limited.

All funds raised from this event will be directed to The Adolescent Health Unit of The Children's Hospital at Westmead. The event will be conducted within the grounds of Pymble Ladies' College. It is a new map (by Carol Jacobson) and an outstanding sprint orienteering venue. We are extremely grateful to the school and other sponsors for their support of this event and cause.

INFO AND ENTRIES: http://www.boldhorizons.com.au/explore-discover-grow/events/bbb/


General information
Name Bandaged Bear BOOST (incorporating the NSW Sprint Champs) - Pymble Ladies' College
Organisers Bold Horizons
Orienteering NSW
State Orienteering NSW
Status completed
Date Sunday 19 November 2017 at 8:30 - 14:30 EDT
Normal entry deadline Sunday 12 November 2017 at 23:58 EDT
Late entry deadline Sunday 12 November 2017 at 23:59 EDT
Event form individual
Event classification State event
Race distance sprint
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Open A Men 10A, Women 10A, Men 12A, Women 12A, Men 14A, Women 14A, Men 16A, Women 16A, Men 20A, Women 20A, Men 21A, Women 21A, Men 35A, Women 35A, Men 40A, Women 40A, Men 45A, Women 45A, Men 50A, Women 50A, Men 55A, Women 55A, Men 60A, Women 60A, Men 65A, Women 65A, Men 70A, Women 70A, Men 75A, Women 75A, Men 80A, Women 80A, Men 85A, Women 85A, Men 90A, Women 90A, EOD H
Open A short Men 21AS, Women 21AS, Men 35AS, Women 35AS, Men 45AS, Women 45AS, Men 55AS, Women 55AS, M65AS, W65AS
Open B Men Junior B, Women Junior B, Men Open B, Women Open B, Open Easy, EOD M, EOD E, EODVE, JFFH, JFFM, JFFE, JFFVE, WHEELCHAIR
Contact details and main officials
Website http://www.boldhorizons.com.au/
Contact person Barbara Hill
Contact phone number 0418 270 476
Contact email
Event director Barbara Hill
Course planners Barbara Hill
Matthew Hill
Course controller Carol Jacobson

Start times


Entry is closed.

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

Location of the event

Keep in mind that as a competitor you are not allowed to get to know the competition area through intentional reconnaissance, unless it is clearly permitted by the organizer. For details, see the rules.

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