Beaver Lake Orienteering
August 30th 2015 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Organizer: Scott Sheldrake (Event Director)
Map: Beaver Lake
Location: Beaver Lake Park
Details: The event will be a typical B-level competition event with four courses available to suit orienteers of various experience and abilities. Beginner orienteers are always welcome. Courses have been specifically designed to accommodate a wide range of competitors and the event is open to all members of the public. This a good event for those new to orienteering, and those who wish to challenge themselves by trying the more advanced courses. Courses offered will be as follows:
- Course 1 (Beginner) approx 1.3 km - all control flags will be on-trail or slightly off-trail on very prominent objects.
- Course 2 (Intermediate) approx 2 km - control flags will be on-trail and some off-trail (within 30 m of trail) Obvious route choice.
- Course 3 (Advanced) approx 3.2 km - control flags will be mostly off-trail. More route choice.
- Course 4 (Expert) approx 3.8 km - controls off-trail and in challenging terrain, lots of route choice, most physically demanding course.
Cost: $5 for Junior participants $8 for Adults. This event will include SportIdent Timing. SI Sticks will be available for rent for $2.
Registration: At the main Beaver Lake parking area by the water near the Concession and Washrooms. Follow the Orienteering flags, or if you are completely lost please call Scott at 250-884-7669