|Central New York Orienteering|
Saturday-Sunday, March 5-6, 2016
Charles E. Baker State Forest (Brookfield Horse Trails), Hubbardsville, NY
OVERVIEW — A ROGAINE style event for winter hosted by CNYO, spread over two, 8-hour days.
You and your partner(s) visit a series of controls of varying point values by foot, skis, sled, snowshoes.... etc.
Start day one is at 8:30 and day two at 8:00 am and you must finish by 4:30 pm on day 1 and 4:00 pm on day 2 or suffer the penalties.
An attempt will be made to depict the most recent trail grooming status on the map at the time of event.
Anticipate as much as 50% of the trails to be ungroomed (will depend on prior snowfalls).
Warm refreshments will be provided at Home Base at the end of each day's competition.|
WHERE — Home Base is The Guest House @ Endless Trails Farm, 8856 Larkin Road in Hubbardsville, NY. Larkin Rd. heads east from SR 12 from the small hamlet of East Hamilton, approx. 9 1/2 miles north of Sherburne and 10 miles south of US 20. Endless Trails is 2 1/2 miles east of SR 12.
MAP — Charles E. Baker State Forest (Brookfield Horse Trails), a 1:30,000 ROGAINE map. Maps will be distributed to all teams at the start of the event.
FEES — Pre-entry will be $55.00 per person. On the day of the event, the cost goes up to $65.00 per person. You must pre-register by February 26th to ensure a pre-marked map. No entries accepted after 8:00 am Saturday, March 5th.
Notice — Hypothermia and frostbite are two real dangers possibly facing competitors. Organizers reserve the right to terminate a competitor's participation if he/she appears to be suffering from exposure to the cold with either hypothermia or frostbite. It is required that competitors bring any food and liquids with them that they might need during this long-distance event.
ACCOMMODATIONS — CNYO has rented the entire
Guest House at Endless Trails Farm (Base Camp) for the weekend.
There are 5 rooms available at the Guest House for a cost of $180 per room for the entire weekend.
This fee includes the room for Friday and Saturday nights and use of the house facilities.
You can check in anytime on Friday. Meals are not included in the room rental.|
The available rooms are as follows:
CATEGORIES — Teams will be classified as MEN, WOMEN, MASTER, COED or JUNIOR.
REGISTRATION — Send fee and the completed form below, one for EACH member of your team, to: Barbara Dominie, 3378 Pine Hill Road, Marathon, NY 13803-2315. Entry form and payment via PayPal is available below.
• Standard Gaining Entry Form in doc format or pdf format
Complete the entry form and send to the Registrar along with your check made payable in U.S. funds to "CNYO" or e-mail your completed entry form to the Registrar and pay via PayPal below. There will be a $3 surcharge for paying via PayPal. An entry is not considered complete until payment is received.
If you have further questions, please contact the registrar at sochopx @ aol.com.
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|Central New York Orienteering, 6187 Smith Rd, North Syracuse, NY 13212-2513||Updated: 02/15/2016|