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Ultra Sprint Event

NavdahrunnerDate: Saturday 21 October 201
Location: Faulkner Park, Cloverdale

This month try a new type of Orienteering event and experience an ultra-sprint at the beautiful grounds of Faulkner Park, Cloverdale.

Event Time:
Registration on the day
(for non pre-entered competitors) 9am-11am
Starts available until 11:30am

What is an Ultra Sprint?
The ultra-sprint is a series of three, short sprint type races where your cumulative times add up to determine the fastest over the course but there is a twist - there are no descriptions, no control numbers on the map and there will be many controls within visible sight of each other, perhaps even on opposite sides of the same feature!

The aim is to read the map carefully and punch the correct control on your course. As an added bonus you cannot record a mispunch. However, a missed control will instead incur a time penalty.

Register your interest via Eventor with pre registrations now open.

When you pre-register you will still pay on the day at the event. Online registration does not mean you have to attend but will assist the organisers with map numbers and will reduce queue times at the registration desk.

Please note: This event replaces the Minim Cove event listed in the printed calendar

Metro Series: Lake Monger

LastcontrolbattleSaturday 28th October 2017

Lake Monger Primary School, Dodd Street, Wembley
Scatter Event

The first event of the season is a popoular map with a new start location. All courses will include the lake with the longer courses crossing the freeway to include the urban areas of Leederville. Given its proximity to Halloween, there may be fun games for the kids!

Registration: 4.15pm
Start Time: 5.00pm
Courses Close: 6.15pm

Scatter Event: Mass start scatter event with 3 distance options 2-3km, 4-6km, 7-8km
Event details in Eventor

As usual, they'll be friendly people on hand to assist you with planning and registration if you need it and newcomers are welcome. If you like to be prepared check out our guide on Urban Orienteering.

Metro Series 2017 - 2018

Metro Thornlie BraidThe long running, popular summer orienteering series returns with the opening event at Lake Monger, Wembley on Saturday 28th October 2017.

The program is now available so check the Metro Series page for the list of events or download a copy of the Metro Series brochure.

All Metro series events will be Saturday afternoons for the 2017/2018 Series with registration from 4.15pm and start times from 5pm. Courses will close at 6.15pm.

New to orienteering? Never tried the Metro Series event before? Need to know what is new this season? Visit the Metro Series page for all the details.

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