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Run or walk, compete against yourself or others, or just for a family day out. The bush series caters for all in the great outdoors. (April-Nov)
Run, walk or push a pram to a 45 minute time limit. How many points can you get? (Oct-Mar)
Preparation for the Bush. Try out bush style orienteering in local parks before stepping out into the bush. Also includes a night event for the adventurous. (Feb-April)
Grab your mountain bike and ride around bush tracks in either a street style event, bush style event or a combination of the two. (Oct-Mar)
 

Summer Street Series Presentation Event - Islington - Wed 24th Feb

PLEASE CHECK IN on arrivalDOWNLOAD your SI Stick at the computer at the FINISH TABLE.

Official Results - Click here

Apologies for not having a printer at this Event.  If you would like your splits - contact Jeff Guy (he can e-mail them to you) OR he can print this week's at next week's Event for you.

Course Options

                COURSE                                    # of CONTROLS                                      DESCRIPTION                                    
Mini  13 Controls  Locate each Control in order
Line Course  1.4km - 15 Controls Locate each Control in order 
Score Course  19 Controls Locate as many Controls in 45 mins 
Line & Score 34 Controls  Locate Controls in order then as many
as you can in the remainder of the 45 mins 

 Control Descriptions are included on all maps.
You can download additional Control Descriptions here - Line Course - Words or Symbols
                                                                                                - Score Course - Words or Symbols
There will be limited hard copies of Control Descriptions at the Registration Desk.

Setter: Sam Howe

Start: Islington Park, Maitland Road, Islington

Parking: Maitland Road and surrounding streets. Please respect other park users and residents.
Facilities: Playground. 
Start times: Start at a time that suits you between 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Courses:
Free Mini Course (<1km)
Line Course (<2km) then Score Course (after completing Line Course) in a total of 45mins. Each control worth 1 point and 1 point lost per minute late after 45mins.
You can choose to do just the Line Course or just the Score Course if you wish.
 

 

 

 

PLEASE CHECK IN on arrivalDOWNLOAD your SI Stick at the computer at the FINISH TABLE.

Course closure: 7:25pm. 

 

Important Note: Newcastle Orienteering recommends that all competitors wear bright clothing or reflective gear throughout the season to enable drivers to see you especially if you are running near dusk. Please also take care when crossing roads and use recommended crossing points on busy roads. We also wish to remind competitors that listening to an ipod (or similar) while on course can be a distraction that may cause you to not hear an emergency warning or similar and as such are not allowed during these events for your safety.

 

 
 
 
 

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