Re: [Quantico_Orienteering_Club] Training this Sunday
Me and Dasa would like to participate. However, we will have a kid so one of
us will try to start early and the other one will follow later. I guess the
second one could help you with the control pickup.
On Tuesday 28 November 2006 12:31, Jon wrote:
> There will, as it turns out, be no official QOC event this Sunday so
> another training session will be offered this Sunday morning. Details
> are as follows:
> Where: participants should park in the parking lots at Paint Branch
> Parkway Community Park (5202 Paint Branch Pkwy, College Park). The
> walk to the start/finish will be on the order of a quarter mile.
> When: the controls will be hung by 9:30am; control pickup will start
> around noon. Participants should plan on starting no later than 11:
> What: this will be another advanced control picking exercise
> approaching a typical red course in length (with options to shorten
> the course by dropping some controls). The course will emphasise
> compass technique and navigating using vegetation in the absence of
> strong handrails.
> Cost: $4 per map for QOC members, $6 for non-members
> Who: the first 20 or fewer people to RSVP to jon.torrance@... no
> later than midnight this Friday.