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Sprint Adventure Race – Chapter Three – Maps Available
Foot, MTB
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Event Date

Sun 09 Jun 2019

Check in from 9:30, Briefing 10:00

Hutt Valley
Wellington
Hutt Valley river corridor seamless mapping, just updated
Upper Hutt

No
Yes - SPORTident
Event Location
Start in County Lane, Upper Hutt. From SH2 cross the Silverstream bridge and go left. Go past the riding for the disabled and golf buildings to the river end. (When departing you can't turn right, but its only a short distance to a roundabout.)
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Event Information

Mini adventure race, consisting of riverbank mountain biking, navigation, and orienteering on parkland, campus, farm and bush. Ultra short (done by lunchtime)  suitable teamwork practice, nav training (yellow level). Bike approx. 10km, foot 4X approx 1km. Event as a whole is for teams of 2-4, foot stages may be done separately by individuals, families etc. (Two are close, the others accessible by car.) Experimental event, see website below for OHV's training philosophy, and you can see the maps there for Chapter One.

Print your own maps from the links below. We suggest you use the "best" setting on your printer. Timing at selected controls by Sport Ident, one chip per team ($3 to hire). Laid back organisation. No entry fee.

www.mapsport.co.nz/hvoc/Sprint AR3 FootAandC.pdf

www.mapsport.co.nz/hvoc/Sprint AR3 FootBandD.pdf

www.mapsport.co.nz/hvoc/Sprint AR3 Bike North.pdf

www.mapsport.co.nz/hvoc/Sprint AR3 Bike MidN.pdf

www.mapsport.co.nz/hvoc/Sprint AR3 Bike MidS.pdf

www.mapsport.co.nz/hvoc/Sprint AR3 Bike South.pdf

About the biking. It's largely on the river trails and a few quiet streets but we have controls in the willows, and may cross the grass which is soft  at this time of year. You'll be able to do it on a road bike but might have to push for short distances. A MTB is best. Security - we recommend locking pairs of  bikes together at the transitions while you do the foot. You can do the biking without the foot sections if you wish - there are 20 CPs.

Contact Details
Michael Wood
045662645




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