Orienteering Australia

Event information: Eureka Challenge

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2019 Eureka Challenge will be run in 2 parts.
1. Bush Sprint that should take 10 to 15 min in fast, flat open forest with a smattering of mining and erosion.Start between 10:00 and 11:00
2. Chasing start based on times from the Bush Sprint Event with some forking to keep it interesting. Held in subtle, fast open spur gully forest. Mass Start at 12:00
4 courses on offer.
Course 1. a) 15 min Sprint. b) 6 to 8km Chasing start
Course 2. a) 15 min Sprint b) 4 to 5km Chasing start
Course 3 a) 15 min Sprint b) 3km Chasing Start
Course 4 a) Moderate to Easy b) Mod to easy Chasing start

Directions. Drive from Ballarat along the Ballarat Colac rd to Grubbed Rd. Follow O signs

Please enter on line to help with printing maps and planning and then pay $10 adult and $5 Juniors on the day.

General information
Event Eureka Challenge
Organiser Eureka Orienteers
State Orienteering Victoria
Status entries closed
Date Sunday 1 September 2019 at 10:00 EST
Entry deadline Saturday 31 August 2019 at 23:59 EST
Event form individual
Event classification Club event
Race distance middle
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Classes Long Hard, Medium Hard, Short Hard, Moderate
Contact details and main officials
Contact person Roch Prendergast
Contact phone number 0417423846
Contact email


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