SMOC is excited to be holding an Orienteering Meet for the first time at Kensington MetroPark Sunday 11/17 from 1130am-3pm. Start/Finish will be at the Spring Hill area in the northwest area of the park. Here is a link to the park map. Metroparks require a permit for entry, it is $10 for a daily or they offer annual as well. The park is free from hunters so you will not need to worry about hunter's orange. The meet will offer standard point to point courses in a variety of terrain, that will cover cross country trails, equestrian trails, sledding & disc golf areas, and also a nice variety of woods. This is a brand new map that has been refined since a paddle event was held on it at the park earlier this summer. A guided lesson will be offered in two sessions, one at 11am and one at 12pm. Flag pickup will be promptly at 3pm as darkness will set in just after 5pm. Will allow starts at 11:30am to accommodate. Green/Red last starts allowed at 1:30pm.
Members: $7, Non-members: $12, Extra maps: $5. First timers FREE if preregistered please enter SMOC1ST in the paypal receipt number line.
Day of registration:
Members: $10, Non-Members: $15, Extra Maps: $5. First timers: $15!!!! if not preregistered
First timers can pre-register themselves or you can bring a friend and request a +1 map for them for free as well. If you are requesting a free +1 map for a friend please enter the number of extra maps needed and check the box below. Please pre-register by Friday 11/15, 7pm so we can have enough maps printed off to ensure your or your friend's free run!
Lesson - .9km Guided 3CPs
White - 1.9km 6 CPs
Yellow - 3.5km 11 CPs
Orange - 4.6km 13 CPs
Green - 5.7km 15 CPs
Red - 7.3km 19 CPs
Note: This is a Huron-Clinton Metropark, so the Recreation Passport that gets you into most of our venues doesn't apply here, and you'll need a metro park daily or annual.
Please remember to Submit payment via paypal and then complete the form. A help video is below the form. Email SMOCMeetHost@gmail.com with questions or concrens regarding registration.
Pre Registration will close 7pm FRIDAY 11/15
How to Register