Green Coast Rogaine
Posted: 24 May 2005, 9:28 PM
Neil and Rachel are organising the Green Coast 3 hour rogaine as a fundrasier for their trip to the World Orienteering Champs in Japan in August. It should be bloody good fun for beginners and adventure racing geeks alike!
DATE: Saturday 25 June from 11am-2pm and Green Coast spot prize giving will be at 2:30pm.
LOCATION: South Head Peninsula- Kaipara (Beautiful sea views, farmland and
This area was the highlight of the 1020 Adventure race and now its back by popular demand.
EVENT CENTRE DIRECTIONS: Slater Road, 9km north of Parakai along South Head Rd.
The event will be signposted from the round-a-bout between Helensville and
Parakai. Allow 40 minutes from the end of the North Western motorway.
ENTRY DETAILS: $20 senior or $15 student/junior (20 and under) or $25 to enter
on the day. Pre-entries close Monday 20th June
MAP: Pre-marked 1:10,000 maps with 5m contour interval. Checkpoints will be on
large features with the navigation challenge being in choosing your own route
and checkpoint order. Maps distributed from 10am, so be there to allow
sufficient time to plan your route.
GRADES: Junior (under 20); Open women (OW), men (OM) or mixed (OMX); veteran (40
and over) women (VW), men (VM) or mixed (VMX); and supervet ((SV) 60 and over).
Teams can have 2 or more people. Bring your own water food and warm clothing.
Contact Neil (021 449115) or Rachel (021 1562883) or email
Cheques can be made out to "Neil Kerrison" and sent to Green Coast 3-hour
rogaine" 45 Slater Rd, Helensville. Also please send your team name and the
names of the team members, contact details of the team leader including an email
address as any updated details will be emailed.