Invitation to 2017 NSW & ACT Ski-Orienteering Championships

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Invitation to 2017 NSW & ACT Ski-Orienteering Championships

Perisher Valley, Nordic Shelter – 13th August 2017, Starting 9.30am

The 2017 NSW & ACT Ski-Orienteering Championship will be held at Perisher Valley on Sunday 13th August, organised by Red Roos, Big Foot and Perisher X Country. This event forms part of XC Ski week with the start in front of the beautiful, warm and special Nordic Shelter at Perisher.

Everyone who loves or dreams of trying Skiing or Orienteering, will be able to take an opportunity to combine both skills and to take part in our exciting Championship. It will be the 4th Championship, after Swedish ski-o expert Patrik Gunnarsson brought the concept back to Perisher in 2014. It is the only Ski-O event in Australia and among the only few in the Southern Hemisphere!

 

Courses

Ski-Orienteering (Ski-O)(Individual)

Three Ski-O courses will be offered: Short (about 2.5km), Middle (about 5km) and Long (about 7.5km). They will be line courses with up to 10 control points, that have to be found in the given order.

Snogaine (Teams of 2-3)

2h Snogaine will be offered with a mass start. Each CP marked on the map will be worth a specific number of points. Team with the highest score wins.

Family Treasure-Hunt (Adults with kids)

A series of clues has to be collected to help you finally to discover a TreasureJ! This is 1-2h snow adventure (on skies or on snowshoes) that you and kids will really enjoyJ!

 

Entries

Please register through Eventor: https://eventor.orienteering.asn.au/Events/Show/5161 .

Non-orienteers are welcome to register at Eventor too or to send registration on contact email below.

Entry fee is $20 (for adults), $15 (for under 21s) and kids under 7 are free.

 

Hot chocolate, coffee and tea will be provided at the FinishJ!

 

Courses Planner: Fedor Iskhakov, Red Roos

Event Director: Marina Iskhakova, Red Roos

0412 308 310 Marina.Iskhakova@gmail.com

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