Orienteering Australia

Event information: ACT Metro Series: Junior League #7, Black Mountain

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The Metro Series is held in parkland and nature parks close to Canberra. Everyone is welcome and courses are available to suit a wide range of orienteering experience from novice to the more experienced. Courses range from 2km to 5km and very easy to medium navigation difficulty. A ‘Help’ person will be available to provide assistance at the event. Just turn up, no requirement to book ahead.
Enter-on-the-day. Start anytime between 10.30 and 12 noon. Course closure 1pm. Entry fees - member adult $10, member junior $7. $10 non-member juniors and $15 non-member adults. Hire of an electronic timing chip (sportident card) is $5. Cash payment accepted but EFTPOS preferred.
The ACT Saturday Series includes the ACT Junior League competition.
Substation at the end of Frith Road, Acton.
If travelling from the north, turn on to Frith Road from Dryandra Street.
If travelling from the south, take the CSIRO/Dryandra Street exit off Barry Drive, then turn left onto Frith Road.
NOTE: There will be a 1km walk up hill from the assembly/finish area to the start. Please plan your arrival time accordingly.
COURSES (approx distance and climb)
Orange 1 4.4 km (150 m)
Orange 2 3.2 km (100 m)
Green 2.6 km ( 80 m)
Blue 2.2 km ( 60 m)
Season pass registration: https://eventor.orienteering.asn.au/Events/Show/8165

General information
Event ACT Metro Series: Junior League #7, Black Mountain
Organiser Red Roos
State Orienteering ACT
Status completed
Date Saturday 22 June 2019 at 10:30 - 13:00 EST
Event form individual
Event classification Local event
Race distance middle
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Classes Orange 1: Men: Open, Orange 1: M: Junior, Orange 1: M: Masters, Orange 1: W: Open, Orange 1: W: Junior, Orange 1: W: Masters, Orange 1: Teams, Orange 2: Men: Open, Orange 2: M: Junior, Orange 2: M: Masters, Orange 2: W: Open, Orange 2: W: Junior, Orange 2: W: Masters, Orange 2: Teams, Green: Men: Open, Green: Men: Junior, Green: Men: Masters, Green: Women: Open, Green: Women: Junior, Green: Women: Masters, Green: Teams, Blue: Men: Open, Blue: Men: Junior, Blue: Men: Masters, Blue: Women: Open, Blue: Women: Junior, Blue: Women: Masters, Blue: Teams
Contact details and main officials
Website http://act.orienteering.asn.au
Contact phone number 02 6162 3422
Contact email
Event directors Bill Jones
Kerryne Jones
Course planner Cath Chalmers

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