MetrO 6 - Applecross

Saturday, 11 December 2021

Jeff Joseph Reserve, The Strand, Applecross

The Applecross map was last used seven years ago and has been updated for this event. This year's assembly area is at Jeff Joseph Reserve, a very scenic spot on the river foreshore. The reserve has shady picnic spots and BBQs and is only 500m from the popular Applecross Village Cafe Strip.

Pre-entry to this event via Eventor is strongly preferred. If you are not a member of OWA you will need to register an account on Eventor before completing your entry. Then, once logged into Eventor, select the event and enter and pay online.

See instructions on registering for an Eventor account here.EOD (Enter on the Day) will be available at the event if you are unable to enter beforehand.

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Event Report: MetrO 4 Bannister Creek

Saturday, 27 November 2021

Ferndale Park, Dampier Way, Ferndale

Although it was one of the hottest days we've had so far in this MetrO season there was a good turn out for the Bannister Creek event. The trees around the creek and Canning River offered some great shade, and some tricky map reading led to a few people cooling off in the un-crossable river. It was good to see some newcomers, with a few making it into the top results!

Noel Schoknecht was the fastest on the Short course, with Ruben Claessens not far behind him and Jenny Sansom the first woman. Matt Seward had the winning time on the Medium course and Ron Marcus was second with Liisa Hirvonen winning the ladies class. Sten Claessens was first on the Long course and was followed by Zachariah Coleman.

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