Event Details For:

Orienteering Meet at Fox Run Regional Park (Colorado Springs)
Saturday, May 19th, 2018

Course Setter: Neal Barlow
Course Vetter: N / A
E-Punch Coordinator: Doug Berling
Meet Equipment: Doug Berling

Attention! Pre-Registration Deadline: 10:00 pm MDT on Thursday, May 17th, 2018

[List of Registered Runners]

  • Pre-Registration: Pre-registration is required for this meet. Use the form at the bottom of this page. (Note: Large groups have a special pre-registration process; send an email to the webmaster for details.)

    New for RMOC Members: Expedite meet check-in with a year-long waiver. [Details]

  • Schedule:

    12:30 pm to 2:00 pmRegistration and starts. (You can register and start at any time during this window. Start early if you want to try multiple courses, or if you expect to take a long time on your course.)
    1:00 pmBasic Beginner Instruction will be offered at 1:00 pm in the vicinity of the Registration table.
    4:00 pmAll courses close at 4:00 pm. (We'll start picking up controls at 4:00 pm. Out of consideration for the meet volunteers, please check in and download at the Finish no later than 4:00 pm even if you haven't completed your course.)

  • Courses: This meet will offer standard Beginner and Intermediate courses -- White, Yellow & Orange. The Beginner courses (White and Yellow) will be suitable for Beginners of all ages -- kids, adults, families, etc. You can find an explanation of the orienteering course color scheme at our FAQs page.

    Also, for participants who would normally do an Intermediate or Advanced course (Orange, Green, or Red), Neal will be setting a four-loop series of courses. You will have the option of doing one, two, three, or all four loops, and you can rest in between, but the loops must be done in order.

    Attention. Participants completing the loop courses will pay their standard entry fee for the first loop, and then $1 for each additional loop.

    Course Details:

    Course Length Length (km) Climb (m)
    Beginner White Very Short 2.2 70
    Yellow Short 2.1 80
    Intermediate Orange Medium 2.2 100
    Intermediate /
    Loop 1 (6 controls) Short 1.7 40
    Loop 2 (6 controls) Short 1.9 60
    Loop 3 (6 controls) Short 1.7 60
    Loop 4 (5 controls) Short 1.9 70

  • Beginner Instruction: Basic Beginner Instruction will take place at 1:00 pm in the vicinity of the Registration table. When you register, let a volunteer know that you would like Beginner Instruction.

  • Event Fees: Our standard meet fees will apply. Please refer to the table below. We accept cash and checks payable to "RMOC".

    Attention. Participants completing the loop courses will pay their standard entry fee for the first loop, and then $1 for each additional loop.

    Status Age Course Type RMOC Meet
    RMOC Member All Ages All Courses $11.00
    Non-Member Junior (under 21) All Courses $11.00
    Adult (21 and over) Beginner (White & Yellow) $11.00
    Intermediate & Advanced $15.00
    E-Punch Discount (if you have your own -- where to buy) – $3.00
    Extra Maps (for teams) $3.00
    Extra Courses (same person doing multiple White-Yellow-Orange courses on the same day) $5.00
    Extra Loops (same person doing Loops 2-3-4) $1.00
    Compass Rental (collateral required -- car keys, driver's license, etc.) $1.00
    Safety Whistle Purchase $1.00

    Note: Teams only pay one registration fee per team (plus the cost of any extra maps they want; one map is included in the team registration fee).

  • Volunteers: Please contact RMOC President Doug Berling if you can volunteer at this meet: email. If you volunteer, you can still run a course. The following roles need to be filled:

    • Setup;
    • Registration Table;
    • Beginner Instruction;
    • Starts;
    • E-Punch Timing; and
    • Control Pick-Up.

  • Local Weather Forecast: NOAA.gov
  • Driving Directions:
    • From Interstate 25: Take exit 158, Baptist Road. Go east on Baptist Road; go south on Roller Coaster Road; go west on Stella Drive. Park entrance will be on the north side of Stella Drive.

    • Note: Parking is not allowed along the sides of the roads in the park -- only in the designated parking areas.

    • [Google Map]

    • [Park Website]

Pre-Registration Form

Online pre-registration has closed, but you can still participate. Please register when you arrive at the meet. You may have to draw your course on a blank map.

[List of Registered Runners]

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