Event Director/Course Planner, George Pugh
Membership/Registrar, Trainer: Pat and Kevin Pugh
Come and enjoy a seldom used collection of parks in south west Marpole area. Map is a new map, finished July 2013 by Louise Oram.The area is quite open and friendly to runners. No brambles anticipated. ...stay out of dark green areas.
18:15 Introduction to Orienteering for Beginners
18:30 Starts begin
20:00 Course Closure, participants must report to the Finish by Course Closure Time.
Two courses will be offered, one of which is easier/shorter and suitable for beginners/families. The other somewhat longer and will incorporate two "boxes" of four to five controls that can be taken in any order.
Safety Precautions: Route will cross Marine Drive at pedestrian controlled lights. Please use them! Shorter course will avoid heavily travelled streets.
Car parking is near washrooms in small parking lot at the junction of Angus Drive and West 75th Avenue. Start will be further south towards river at the collection of picnic tables. Water fountain is near Fraser River, some 30 metres further south.
Post-Event Dining: TBD
Without volunteers, these events cannot take place. A hearty thanks to all those helping put this event on. If you would like to volunteer/help at upcoming WETs/WJRs or would like to organize a WET please let us know.