Organizers: Steve Simpson (Course Planner), Clinton Adams (Event Director)

Debut of Proud Lake for orienteering! Proud Lake has been the site of an adventure race or two over the years, and Saturday 5/4 is the annual Get Your Bearings 4 hr adventure race - double up and have a whole weekend of navigation fun!

Note: You cannot take Garden Road directly off Wixom Road - it does not go through! Approach from the west.

Sunday stats:

White 1.8km, 6 checkpoints. Beginner-friendly, all points on or very close to trails. 30-45 minutes to walk.

Yellow 3.5km, 11 cps. Beginner-friendly ish/intermediate, all points not too far from trails. 45-75 minutes to walk.

Orange 4.5km, 14 cps. Advanced, points off trail on larger features. 90-120 minutes to walk.

Green 6.0km, 15 cps. Expert short, all points on small features well off trail. 120-150 minutes to walk.

Red 7.6km, 20 cps. Expert long, all points on small features well off trail. 150-180 minutes to walk.

Pre-registration members pay only $7 / non-members $12 (guarantees map for you) CLOSING 6PM FRIDAY 5/3

Day of Registration Members $10 / non-members $15 (first come first serve on maps)

Teams or participants going out on course together, remember that you only need to pay one fee ($7/$12) if racing together. Purchase an extra map in advance for $5 for each member of your team if you would like or $10 day of (no guarantee on maps day off).

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