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Suburban Adventure Racing - Tue 18 Nov

posted 15 Oct 2014, 04:12 by Andrew Yeaman
Our group plans to take part in the Suburban Adventure Racing Series run by Eastern Suburbs Scouts. The group that run these events every Tuesday set up the activity, provide maps and training to youth members and leaders. There is no charge for youth members (but we note that some of the hosting groups provide catering after the event - so a $2 coin for a drink or sausage might be a nice way to end the evening).

Parents and families are welcome as well - but there is an initial joining fee of $5 per family for those that do wish to come along. Subsequent events are just $2 per adult.

Date: Tuesday 18 November
Time: Please arrive by 6:30 pm so we can register/brief you
Where: 1st/8th Blackburn Scout Hall, Lake Road, Blackburn
NB: Drop off/Pickup from Blackburn
An orienteering event with 20 electronic controls located nearby; how many can you find in 60 minutes?
6:30 pm  Arrive at the event Start Location
             Scouts are registered and briefed
7:00 pm  Scouts start (earlier if possible)
8:00 pm  Course closes 
Wear: Wear footwear suitable for walking/running plus scout shirt and scarf.
A watch - the event runs for 60 minutes. 
Water or a drink - to rehydrate before/after the event

For more information about the Suburban Adventure Racing Series see