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Multi-Short Catchpool
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Event Date

Sun 04 Feb 2018

9:30 to 11am. Courses close noon.

Hutt Valley
Wellington
1:5000 remap part of Catchpool Valley, printed at 1:3333
Lower Hutt

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Yes - SPORTident
Event Location
From Lower Hutt cross hill to Wainuiomata, take Coast Road 10km, left into Catchpool valley entrance to Rimutaka Forest Park. Base at upper carpark 2km in.
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Event Information

3 bush courses 1.5k or so, jog 1-2km between. Experimental format for racers, any one course would also be suitable to show the ropes to beginners. Doesn't fit the std difficulty scale - not hard but won't be easy for unaccompanied beginners. Read about similar event at website above.

Simulated air punching, Sport Ident timing for S/F/transitions/selected controls, not required for non-comp participants. Scenic bush venue ideal picnics, tramping, camping. No entry fee, download and print your own maps, bring plastic bag. Links are

www.mapsport.co.nz/hvoc/Catchpool-Multi-Short-A.pdf

www.mapsport.co.nz/hvoc/Catchpool-Multi-Short-B.pdf

www.mapsport.co.nz/hvoc/Catchpool-Multi-Short-C.pdf

Printer not working? Come anyway, there will be a few loan maps.

Fine print. Though 1.5km courses can't get very far from the main tracks, OHV policy is that whistles are required for non-urban events. They will be on sale there. OHV local events don't have an independent course planning/control placement check.

Contact Details
Michael Wood
04 5662645




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