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CSU Spring Training Day 

Starts: Sunday, April 5, 2015 12:00 AM
Registration:  Pre-registration is optional, but requested (so we know how many maps to print) by Sunday, April 5, 2015 12:00 AM
Start Type: Interval (runners start at 1 minute intervals)
Map: Pine Hill
Organizer: Alex Jospe

The successful CSU training day will happen on April 6th, 2015. Come get your orienteering skills back up to snuff before the spring season!

The day will consist of a series of short training exercises, each with an emphasis on different aspects of orienteering. This is a great way to hone your navigation technique, in a friendly environment.

Your entry fee covers the cost of all maps for the day. There will be several different exercises, and then a fun team relay at 1pm. Cost is $10, $8 for juniors. Do as many or as few of the exercises that you want. Instruction for each exercise will be available.

E-punching will be used.

Start location will be announced once we have the permit. Back up location is Lynn Woods.

Come around 10, stay as long as you'd like, but the camp will wrap up after the relay at 1pm. There will be a mass-start team relay at 1pm, as one of the trainings!



Start Location  

Available Maps:

Mapquest Topozone Google Maps

From the North take I-93 to Exit 35; the assembly area is right at the bottom of the ramp.

From the South Take I-93 to Exit 34; at the traffic light go left on N Border Rd for about 0.3 mi; turn left and go under the
highway to Fallon Rd.

Orienteering Map

Pine Hill

Scale: 1:10000
Contours: 2.5m

Pine hill is part of the MDC middlesex fells. The terrain has many details, trails, and a fair amount of green stuff in the summer.

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