West Sydney Orienteering Series ...

West Sydney Orienteering Series ...
Event Date: 2021-12-12
At: North Parramatta
Club: Bennelong Northside
Venue: Lake Parramatta.
The arena is in the park at the corner of Lackey St and Bourke St North Parramatta, just before the road goes under James Ruse Drive into the picnic area. This will avoid the car parking shortage in the picnic area. Street parking is available on Bourke St and surrounds. The start and finish are a 200m walk from the arena.

Runners, joggers and walkers all welcome.
Beginners are welcome and club members will be on hand to provide some basic coaching.
You can go by yourself or as part of a group.

Entry: Please pre-enter via Eventor before Saturday 8pm.
Pre-entry is highly preferred although limited entry on the day (EOD) will be available for newcomers who did not have the option to pre-enter.

Line Courses – Long (5.9km), Middle (4.0km) and Short (2.0km). Distances quoted are the running distance by the optimal route. Long and Middle Courses loop the lake with controls up to 20m from the track.
Score Course – 45 minutes, 18 controls, all controls worth 10 points. 10 point penalty for every minute over.

This event is being run in accordance with the NSW Government's community sport advice.
Please read and follow the COVID PLAN section below.

Event Timing: Starts available between 9:30am - 11am. All competitors must return by 12pm.
Event Fees:
Score, Long and Medium Line Course
- Orienteering Club Members - Seniors $12, Juniors $8, Families $32.
- Casual Registrations (Non-members) - Seniors $20, Juniors $10, Families $50. [includes one SI stick hire and one map for each individual competitor]
Electronic payments for EOD will be with PayID transfer using your banking app only (not credit cards). NO CASH ACCEPTED.

Short Course:
- FREE (but does not include SI stick hire, so if you don't own a stick it will cost you $4 for hire - as below)

Other: [include as service in Eventor registration if applicable]
- Extra maps $2
- SI Stick Hire $4.

On arrival all competitors please go to the Registration desk first.


To make this event Covid-safe please follow the advice below.

DO NOT ATTEND if you are unwell or if you must self-isolate under NSW Health COVID guidance (see https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/latest-news-and-updates). If you have symptoms, please get tested and don't attend.

Only children younger than 16 and fully vaccinated people aged 16+ may attend this event.

This is an arrive, orienteer, leave event. Social distancing of 1.5m should be maintained at all times. Please do not gather before or after your run.
Be aware that attendance records may be made available to NSW Health if required for contact tracing purposes

Sanitiser will be provided at the event but you should also bring your own. No water will be provided. Wash your hands or sanitise regularly.

Avoid car-pooling except with household members.

North Parramatta
Sunday, December 12, 2021