Entries are open at https://entries.wellingtonorienteering.org.nz/
Pre-entries close the day before the event at 23:59.
Enter on the day:
Pre-entries are preferred but entries on the day are available.
Helpers are needed to coordinate parking, help with registration, start procedures and download.
Helper sign-up form
College Sport Wellington & Public Event
These events are traditional orienteering events held in parks around the greater Wellington region on Sundays from 11 am – 1 pm. These events provide an opportunity for students new to orienteering to experience non-urban events and learn how to orienteer, while providing a challenge to experienced orienteers.
Town belt: steep native bush and park tracks.
All courses are available to adults or children not part of the CSW series. The "Classes" table below is for those who are in CSW.
The length of the course listed below are as the crow flies. The shortest sensible route is due to the nature of the area much longer, in some cases up to 75% longer. 15 min/km of the listed length is not an unreasonable expected km rate for the winners of the orange and red courses.
|Red (Extra) Long||Senior Boys Championship||4.2km||Technically demanding|
|Senior Girls Championship||3.3km||Technically demanding|
|Red Short||2.4km||Technically demanding|
|Orange||Intermediate Boys Championship, Intermediate Girls Championship, Senior Boys Standard, Senior Girls Standard||2.6km||Intermediate|
|Yellow||Junior Boys Championship, Junior Girls Championship, Year 7/8 Boys Championship, Year 7/8 Girls Championship, Intermediate Boys Standard, Intermediate Girls Standard, Senior Boys Novice, Senior Girls Novice||1.7km||Easy/Developing|
|White||Junior Boys Standard, Junior Girls Standard, Year 7/8 Boys Standard, Year 7/8 Girls Standard, Primary Boys Standard, Primary Girls Standard||1.3km||Beginners|
Parking and directions
Ian Galloway Park by the Rugby club. Please park on streets nearby.
Specific Hazards and Notes:
Steep and slippery slopes, especially if it has been raining. Orienteering / Trail running shoes is pretty much a must for the longer courses.
Planner: Magnus Bengtsson
Controller: Caspar Harmer