Event Details For:
Orienteering Meet at Cheyenne Mountain State Park (Colorado Springs)
Sunday, October 17th, 2021
Meet Director: Doug Berling
Course Setter: Jim Baker
Course Vetter: N / A
E-Punch Coordinator: Doug Berling
Pre-Registration Deadline: 10:00 pm MDT on Friday, October 15th, 2021
[List of Registered Runners]
Pre-Registration: Pre-registration is required for this meet. Use the form at the bottom of this page.
RMOC Members: Expedite meet check-in with a year-long waiver. [Details]
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.
Beginner Instruction: Basic Beginner Instruction will take place at 11:30 am in the vicinity of the registration table. When you check in at the registration table, let a volunteer know that you would like Beginner Instruction.
We'll have a special schedule for this Sunday meet:
11:00 am to 12:30 pm Registration 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.) 11:30 am Basic Beginner Instruction will be offered at 11:30 am in the vicinity of the Registration table. 2:30 pm All courses close at 2:30 pm. (We'll start picking up controls at 2:30 pm. Out of consideration for the meet volunteers, please check in and download at the Finish no later than 2:30 pm even if you haven't completed your course.)
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 & Yellow) will be suitable for beginners of all ages -- kids, adults, families, etc.
Length Course Length
Beginner Very Short White 1.8 75 Short Yellow 2.7 85 Intermediate Medium Orange 3.6 120 Advanced Short Brown 3.2 95 Medium Green 5.2 140 Long Red 6.9 185
Event Fees: Our standard meet fees will apply. Please refer to the table below.
- We accept cash and checks payable to "RMOC".
Status Age Course Type Registration
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 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).
- Local Weather Forecast: Weather Underground
- Driving Directions: From I-25 in Colorado Springs, take exit 140 to Nevada Ave / Colorado 115 (follow signs carefully). Go south 5.5 miles and turn right onto State Park Road (aka JL Ranch Heights Road) into Cheyenne Mountain State Park. Buy or show a parks pass at the kiosk ( day pass). Park at the Limekiln trailhead. The Limekiln trailhead has bathroom facilities.
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.
Current date and time: 2021-10-25 04:38:25