Orienteering Australia

Event information: Training Day Kuitpo HQ

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(Updated 28 May 2018)
On Sunday 3 June 2018 Orienteering SA will conduct a training day based at the Kuitpo Forest HQ for both new and
experienced orienteers.

The Aims of the day are:
1. To raise the standard of orienteering within Orienteering SA.
2. To introduce newcomers to our sport.
3. To conduct an abridged Introduction to Orienteering Courses and Moderate courses training session.
4. To enjoy our sport.
The following activities will be offered:
Activities Description Comments
Information on Orienteering in Cold, Display board.
Wet and Windy Weather.
Very Easy course. 1.9 km with 40 m climb; mainly along tracks.
Practice Easy course. 1.5 km with 40 m climb; mainly along tracks
but with the option of cutting corners.
Easy course. 2.7 km with 45 m climb; mainly along tracks
but with the option of cutting corners.
Short Moderate course 2.2 km with 45 m climb with many aiming-off
and attack point practice.
Moderate course. 3.5 km with 60 m climb.
Medium length Hard course. 4.5 m with 90 m climb.
Contour Only course. 2.2 km with 40 m climb. Contour & magnetic north lines plus
fences shown on map.

Orienteers may do numerous courses for the same fee of $10.00 each providing they report to the Finish by the closing time
regardless of their completing their courses.

Starts will be from 9.30 am until 12 noon and Course Closure Time for all courses is 1.30 pm.

Experienced coaches will be available to assist both new comers and experienced orienteers before and after each course.

The Kuitpo HQ 1:10,000 map will be used

Directions, Car Parking and Toilets
Signs will be at the Kuitpo Forest Headquarters on Brookman Road (Route B34) also known as the Meadows to Willunga Hill

Car parking will be on the side of Harvey Road (which is the road immediately southwest of the Kuitpo HQ) and a toilet is in
the southwestern end of the HQ building.

A fee of $10.00 per head regardless of age and gender will be charged for the training.

The contact for the training is the Training Manager Orienteering SA; Adrian Craig; on 8263 4784 and

General information
Event Training Day Kuitpo HQ
Organiser Orienteering SA
State Orienteering SA
Status created
Date Sunday 3 June 2018 at 9:30 - 12:00 CST
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 82634784
Contact email

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