Bluenose Classic Long Distance - CANADA CUP
|Type:||Canada Cup - Long Distance|
|Date:||Sun October 15|
|Start Time:||11:00 am|
|Description:||Type: Point-to-point a traditional long distance course, where all controls are visited in numerical order. This event will have a full range of age classes and courses available. Electronic punching will used, as such an SI will be required (rentals $3).
Summary: Open pine forest with numerous trails. There are a multitude of interesting features in this area due to its military training area history.
Categories: Standard Orienteering Canada age classes as follows (as well as an Open* category on select courses):
Course 1, Beginner: W10, M10;
*Wayfarers (pairs or small groups) are welcome in the Open categories.
Map Scales: Course 1, 2 & 5 1:7500, Course 3-4, 6-8 1:10000, excluding W19-20, W21E, M19-20 & M21E 1:15000.
Start: Staggered starts begin at 11:00 am. A start list will be posted by 8:00pm on October 13, 2017 on the OANS website, for those pre-registered.
Awards: Awards will be given for top 3 placing in each category.
Directions: Debert Industrial Park, Exit 13 on Trans Canada Highway 104. The parking area is about 1 minute north on MacElmon Rd and then left onto Lysander Ave (across the road from Tim Hortons). The start and finish areas are a short walk from the parking area.
Map: Debert updated 2017.
Dogs: Allowed in parking and registration areas only, on a lead at all times. Dogs strictly not allowed in competition area. Owners must clean up after their dogs.