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Multi-Sprint Catchpool
Posted by: OHV Secretary (12/01/2018 12:26 pm)

Event Date

Sun 04 Feb 2018

Event Type:
Start Time(s):

Hutt Valley
1:5000 remap of Catchpool Valley
Lower Hutt
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.

Yes - Sport Ident
Event description

3 bush sprints 1.5k or so, jog 1-2km between. Experimental format for racers, any one 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, link will be here by the Friday prior.

Contact Details

Contact Name: Michael Wood
Phone: 04 5662645

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