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Plan Ahead for the Oregon High Country Classic
July 21st - 29th, 2001
07/14/2001 - 07/14/2001 - WALK
Event Number: AT2001/0343
Start: GARRETT PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, GARRETT PARK, 5/10KM
Host Club: SENECA VALLEY SUGARLOAFERS
Write for more information to:
PO BOX 3716
GAITHERSBURG, MD 20885-3716
Contact: ED BRANGES 301-340-9418
Columbia Volksmarch Club AVA-264 Presents a Saturday Morning Summer
Walk in Columbia, MD
Howard County Town Center
July 28, 2001
5 km rated 1+
10 km rated 1+
SPONSORED BY: The Columbia Volksmarch Club (AVA 264).
SANCTIONED BY: The American Volkssport Association (AVA), a member of
the International Federation of Popular Sports (IVV), promoting leisure
sports in the interest of family health, recreation, fun and
COURSE DESCRIPTIONS: There is one event, a 10 km walk. There is 5km
option for those wishing to walk a shorter distance. The trail for this
event is mostly on paths and sidewalks through Columbias Town Center,
Lake Kittamaqundy and Wilde Lake. Wheelchairs and strollers should not
PROCEDURE: Each participant will be issued a start card. It must be
carried on the walk and presented for validation at each checkpoint.
Only one start card will be validated per participant. Start cards must
be turned in at the Finish Table after completing the event. Only those
participants with a properly validated start card will be eligible for
the Event Award and/or IVV credit. The trail may be walked two times per
start card on the same day at no additional cost.
AWARD: The award for these events is a repeat in the "Flags of the IVV"
medal seriesa 2-inch clutch-back pin featuring the flag of Germany.
REGISTRATION: There will be no pre-registration for these events.
· The participation fee for the award and IVV Credit is $6.
· The participation fee for IVV Credit only is $2.
· There is no fee to walk the trail without receiving the IVV
START/FINISH: Wild Lake Village Green, Twin Rivers Road & Lynx Lane,
STARTING DATES & TIMES: Saturday July 28, 2001. Start any time between
7:30 to 9:00 a.m. (to beat the heat). Must finish by noon.
REFRESHMENTS: Restrooms will be located at the start point and at
establishment in Town Center. Water and candy will be available at the
checkpoints located along the trail.
CONDITIONS: The events will be held during all reasonable weather
conditions, including rain. Littering along the trails is prohibited.
Dogs are permitted on the trail but not inside buildings.
DISCLAIMER: Neither the Columbia Volksmarch Club nor Wilde Lake Village
shall be liable for accidents, theft, or material damage. Every
reasonable effort will be made to make this a safe, enjoyable, and
INFORMATION: call (410) 313-8499 or e-mail WalkColumbia@...
CVC Web Page: http//www.geocities.com/WalkColumbia
DIRECTIONS:To Wilde Lake Village Green (July 28)
Twin Rivers and Lynx Lane
From I-95 take exit 41 (Route 175) west towards Columbia for 5 miles.
After crossing Route 29, Route 175 becomes Little Patuxent Parkway.
Stay on Little Patuxent Parkway past two traffic lights and bear right
onto Governor Warfield Parkway. Turn right at the second traffic light
onto Twin Rivers Road. After ½ mile, turn left at the light on Lynx
Lane. Turn left past the Giant Food Store and park behind the Giant
near Slayton House.
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