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Waikato Summer Orienteering Series 1 – Porrit Stadium
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Event Date

Wed 29 Jan 2020

06:00 - 06:30

Porrit Stadium
Crosby Rd, Chartwell

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Event Location
Crosby Rd, Hamilton
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Event Information

Summer Orienteering Series – Event info

Name the Event:  Waikato Summer Orienteering 1 –Porrit Stadium

Event Description

Summer Series Orienteering is a fun way to explore Waikato parks and districts, experience an adventure sport, practice map reading and navigation, and improve your fitness.

  • Run, jog, or walk - you set the pace
  • By yourself, in a team, or as a family
  • Fun adventure or a competitive challenge and race


We provide you with:

  • a high quality park orienteering map
  • 2 course options. (1-2km for beginners; 3-4km for more of a challenge)

The challenge: plan and follow your best route to visit the points in correct order, taking the least amount of time.

Utilizing GPS tracking. Make sure you install MapRunners app on your phone before you turn up. (http://maprunners.weebly.com/).  Note that you can still participate if you don’t have a smartphone.


The race is on! All are welcome to have a go!

  • Individuals, families, and groups
  • Kids, adults, and seniors
  • First timers through to competitive athletes

New to the sport of Orienteering? Check out Auckland club's Summer Nav Getting Started Guide.

Summer Series Fees

  • Members $5
  • Non members $10
  • Group or family maximum $25


Start Time = 6:00 – 6:30pm (register from 5:45pm)

Free Pizza and winners announced 7:15pm (or shortly after).


Contact Details
Rolf Boswell
0274 200 239

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