|Central New York Orienteering|
Saturday-Sunday, February 29th & March 1st, 2020
Winona State Forest, Jefferson County, NY
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. Starts each day at 8:00 am and you must finish by 4:00 pm 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.
Home Base is the Civilian Conservation Corp Building, County Rd 90 (at Bargy Rd), Mannsville, NY.
MAP: Winona State Forest, (map scale to be determined, roughly 1:25k-1:30k).
FEES: $$60.00 PER PERSON pre-entry. $75.00 PER PERSON day of event. You must pre-register by February 25th to ensure a pre-marked map. No entries accepted after 8:00 am Saturday, February 29th.RULES:
ACCOMMODATIONS: There are a variety of hotel options in Watertown, NY (approx 30 min. away)
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:
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.
If you have further questions, please contact the registrar at bruceakuo @ gmail.com.
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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.