Double sprint OY pm. Lincoln Schools

Sunday 18 August 2024
Map:
Lincoln Schools
Event Type:
Sprint
Planner:
William Steel
Controller:
Sarah Steel

Double sprint OY afternoon. Lincoln Schools.

Two sprints in one day, do one or do both to score the Orienteer of the Year (OY) points. Courses suitable for everyone from beginners to sprint champions.
For PAPO club members, these sprints count as an OY event with the total time for the 2 events used to calculate OY points.
See here, for the morning event at Hillmorton High: https://papo.org.nz/events/view/4158/double-sprint-oy-am-hillmorton-high

Entries:

Pre-entries are preferred for all PAPO events. Member rates will apply to pre-entries.
Entries will open approx 2 weeks prior to the event.
Pre-entries close: Wednesday prior to event date.
Any queries on the entry system, please email PAPOentries@gmail.com

Limited enter on the day will be available. Enter on the day will be charged at non-member prices for all entries.

Courses:

The standard six OY courses will be available: 

Course
Navigation difficulty
Approximate Length

White

Very Easy navigation

Very short (1km)

Yellow

Easy navigation

Short (1.5km)

Orange

Moderate navigation

Medium (2km)

Short Red

Very hard navigation

Medium (2.5km)

Medium Red

Very hard navigation

Long (3km)

Long Red

Very hard navigation

Very Long (3.5km)

If you are new to orienteering, we recommend entering the White (families and children) or Yellow (adults) course for your first event. If you want more, do an additional course for $2 per map.

Costs: 

Standard PAPO costs apply, your entry  for those entering both events. see https://papo.org.nz/faq/costs.
Note that your entry fee for covers both events on this day. (Same fee if you only run one event).

Payments:

All entries to be paid by credit/debit card at time of entry via the entry system (EnterO), we no longer accept bank transfers for event entries.
Helpers on the day and PAPO members paying with VIP points can choose the VIP points option when paying.

Any other entry queries: Please email PAPOentries@gmail.com

Travel and Parking

To be confirmed.
Event registration and start area:  Expected to be adjacent to parking.

Event timetable:

Registration: from 2.30pm
Start times: 2.30pm - 3.30pm
Course closure: 4.00pm

Electronic Punching: SI Air+ will be turned on for this event, bring your SI Air card if you have one. For those without an SI Air card (and anyone hiring a SI card) punch in the usual manner.

Dogs

Sorry no dogs permitted.