Event Details For:

Orienteering Meet at Bear Creek Lake Park (Lakewood)
Saturday, May 11th, 2019

Course Setter: Sverre Froyen
Course Vetter: N / A
E-Punch Coordinator: Sverre Froyen
Meet Equipment: Duncan Browne

Attention! Pre-Registration Deadline: 10:00 pm MDT on Thursday, May 9th, 2019

[List of Registered Runners]

  • Colorado Scholastic Orienteering League: This meet is included in the 2019 Colorado Scholastic Orienteering League (CSOL) series. All middle school and high school students are invited to participate.

    - Middle school students compete on the beginner-level Yellow course.

    - Junior Varsity high school students compete on the beginner-level Yellow course.

    - Varsity high school students compete on the intermediate-level Orange course.

    [More Details About CSOL]

  • 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! 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, Intermediate, and Advanced courses. You can find an explanation of the orienteering course color scheme at our FAQs page.

    - The Beginner courses (White and Yellow) will be suitable for Beginners of all ages -- kids, adults, families, etc.

    Course Details:

    Course Length Length
    # of
    Beginner White Very Short 1.9 20 8
    Yellow Short 3.3 30 9
    Intermediate Orange Medium 4.1 35 10
    Orange (CSOL) Medium 4.4 35 11
    Advanced Green Long 5.9 60 12
    Red Extra-Long 8.7 100 19

  • 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".

    - School groups can use our "Request for Invoice" form to be billed after the meet.

    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
    CSOL Middle School
    & High School
    Yellow & Orange
    with e-punch rental
    Yellow & Orange
    with own e-punch
    Extra Maps (for teams) $3.00
    Extra Courses (same person doing multiple courses on the same day) $5.00
    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 add your name to the Volunteer Sign-up Sheet HERE if you can help before or after you complete your course. We need the usual roles to be filled: Set-up, Registration, Beginner Instruction, Starts, E-Punch Crew, and Control Pick-up, as well as Water & Snacks.

  • WOD: This event is part of World Orienteering Day. "The International Orienteering Federation's goals regarding the organization of this annual event are as follows: increasing the visibility and accessibility of orienteering to young people; increasing the number of participants both in schools' activities and in clubs' activities in all countries of National Federations; helping teachers to implement orienteering in a fun and educational way; and getting more new countries to take part in orienteering."

    WOD logo.

  • Local Weather Forecast: Weather Underground
  • Driving Directions: From C-470, exit at Morrison Road and head east. The park entrance is approximately 0.25 miles away. Follow the orange-and-white orienteering signs to the parking area.

    Note: The park entry fee is $10 per vehicle, or $5 per vehicles for seniors age 62+. [Park Website]

    [Google Map]

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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