Orienteering Australia

Event information: Map and Compass Training Day

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Training Day at Balcombe Heights Reserve, Seven Hills Road Baulkham Hills. Folow signs from park entrance to parking and assembly area. The focus is on map reading and compass skills. Individual entry. Entrants will be balloted into pairs teams. Register by 0915. The first starts will be shortly after 0930. The event is open to all. A special sprint map of the park has been artfully created. It has been designed to test map reading skills and to encourage the use of a compass. Even experienced orienteers will find it "tricky" and challenging. Full details are on the Club's website.
Normal minor event entry fees apply. $12 seniors. $7 juniors. Non-members $3 extra. SportIdent stick hire $4.
Orienteers who feel a need to hone their skills are encouraged to read:
http://who.orienteering.asn.au/Compass_Skills;
and
http://who.orienteering.asn.au/The_5_Key_Skills;
before the event.

General information
Event Map and Compass Training Day
Organiser Western and Hills Orienteers
State Orienteering NSW
Status completed
Date Saturday 24 March 2018 at 9:00 - 12:00 EDT
Event form team
Event classification Local event
Race distance sprint
Time of event day
Disciplines FootO
park/street orienteering
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Classes Team
Contact details and main officials
Website http://who.orienteering.asn.au/Training_Day_2018
Contact person Ian Miller
Contact phone number 0429 937 153
Contact email

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