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Event information: Introduction to Moderate Courses Pt 2 Para Wirra Conservation Park: A Coaching Event

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INTRODUCTION TO ORIENTEERING (MODERATE COURSES) Part 2 25 FEB 2018

OVERVIEW

This will be conducted in conjunction with the Orienteering SA Training Day at Para Wirra.

The training is open to both children and adults with the following nomination criteria:
• Minimum age is 9 years as at 31 Dec 2018.
• Must have completed three easy standard orienteering courses previously’.

The training for the days will be conducted by qualified orienteering coaches in native forests with a number of gullies and spurs.

The Aims of the training are for those attending to complete a Moderate standard orienteering course and enjoy our sport.

OUTLINE OF THE TRAINING
An outline of the Training is:

SUNDAY 25 FEBRUARY 2018 – PARA WIRRA CONSERVATION PARK
9.30 to11.30 am. Completion of a Moderate standard orienteering course and a debriefing by the coaches.

This will be a a pretty active morning and it should be good fun.

ADMINISTRATION
Nominations and Costs
Please send your nominations to the Training Manager; Adrian Craig at training@sa.orienteering.asn.au by dusk Wednesday 7 February 2018.

Nominations should include:
Participants’ name, age at 31 Dec 2018 and gender.
Parent or adult participant’s name and contact telephone numbers.

The cost for the training is $10.00 for each of the mornings regardless of age. Please pay in cash for each morning at Registration on arrival.

Permission Form
All participants will need to have completed a Permission Form per below before participating in the training. Please hand in the completed form at Registration on arrival.

Registration
Meet at Registration between 9.00 and 9.30 am on both mornings and make payment of $10.00 in cash per child or adult and hand in the Permission Form (one each).

What to Bring
Please bring:

1. Orienteering clothing and equipment including:
a. Long pants and hat.
b. Rain proof clothing if the forecast is bad.
c. Sun protection.
d. Shoes should have some grip on the sole.
e. An orienteering magnetic compass if you own one. If you do not we will have loan compasses.
2. Drinking water (at least 2 litres) and food for the duration of the training. The water in the tanks is not suitable for drinking.

Direction Signs, Park Entry Fee, Car parking and Toilets
Direction signs:
For 25 February signs will be from the main entrance to the Park. Do not pay the entry fee at the Park entrance as it is included in the fee for the training.

There will be car parking and toilets.

Contact Numbers on the Days
On 11 and 25 February my mobile number will be 0459 291 945. The mobile phone is not normally turned on.

Questions and Queries
If you have any questions or queries on the Training please ring me on 8263 4784 or email per above.
Adrian Craig
Training Manager Orienteering SA

General information
Name Introduction to Moderate Courses Pt 2 Para Wirra Conservation Park: A Coaching Event
Organiser Orienteering SA
State Orienteering SA
Status created
Date Sunday 25 February 2018 at 9:30 - 11:30 CDT
Event form individual
Event classification Local event
Race distance long
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Class information
Classes The event has no classes.
Contact details and main officials
Website https://sa.orienteering.asn.au/
Contact phone number 82364784
Contact email

Entry

Enter on the day is available.

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