Orienteering Australia

Event information: Bendigo Shorts 2 - Ironstone Hill, 12-1pm 30 entries ONLY

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A foot O event in old gold mining and open bush terrain. Relatively flat with tracks.
Three courses: C2 5.7 km hard, C3 4.1 km med-hard, C5 2.3 km easy. There is no C1 or C4 today.
Map: Ironstone Hill 1: 7,500
Course setter: Jenny Ball

Directions: From Midland Highway in White Hills (north side of Bendigo) turn west into Plumridge st, then R into St Killians St, then L into Backhaus St. Go across Watson St into Callagham St. Park in Callagham st near Blossum Dr. Note: There is a new housing estate here.

30 (Thirty) Adult & Junior entries ONLY per session. Key information as follows:

> You must stay home if unwell, if waiting for test results, or if instructed to do so by health authorities, eg you have a positive test result or are a close contact of a positive case
> You must wear a face covering when outside your vehicle, unless you are competing on the course (ie between Start and Finish). You must carry a face covering when on the course, and wear it if walking and not puffing/out of breath, or unable to stay physically distanced from others.
> You will be allocated to a group of 10. You MUST not interact with anyone outside your group of 10 (apart from volunteers) either before you start or after you finish, and you must arrive, register and start within your allocated time frame
> Avoid car pooling
> Please read additional information for participants in the attached Document

Please adhere to the latest COVID-19 restrictions imposed by the Victorian Government. Anyone within the Melbourne Metropolitan Area MUST remain at home.

Use your correct SI number, no changes on the day

This event will be run in accordance with current COVID-19 requirements.
- The Start and Finish areas will be separated.
- Maintain a distance of 1.5m from other participants before, during and after you run
- You will be allocated to a start time (20 min intervals)
- Only arrive at the start at your nominated start time - remain in your vehicle until that time.
- When you complete your course, download at the Finish tent and immediately return to your vehicle

All participants must pre-enter. There will be NO Enter on the Day.
Adults must complete the course within the hour, so please choose your course appropriately

Courses close at 3pm.

General regulations for events organised by Bendigo Orienteers:
- Dogs are not permitted to attend or participate.
- In areas managed by Parks Victoria or DELWP (Forests, reserves, and national, state and regional parks) cars must only be parked on roadways or in designated parking areas.

Starts between 12:00 and 2:00pm. Courses close at 3pm.

2020 Entry Fees
Club Member: Adult $10, Junior/student $5. Members from other orienteering clubs welcome.
Non Member: Adult $18, Junior/student $6.
SI Stick hire: $5, Family $10.
Entry and SI hire for course 5 are free for all ages regardless of membership status.

General information
Event Bendigo Shorts 2 - Ironstone Hill, 12-1pm 30 entries ONLY
Organiser Bendigo Orienteers
State Orienteering Victoria
Status entries opened
Date Saturday 3 October 2020 at 12:00 - 15:00 EST
Entry deadline Friday 2 October 2020 at 20:00 EST
Event form individual
Event classification Club event
Race distance middle
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Open A 2
Open A short 3
Open B 5
Contact details and main officials
Website http://www.bendigo-orienteers.com.au
Contact email
Course setter Jenny Ball


Next entry deadline in 1 day.

Enter on the day is not available.

Location of the event

Please obey directions provided by the organiser.

Driving directions from Google Maps (Always make sure to follow the organiser's driving directions.)

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