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集合地點: 南寮漁港



Nanliao coast orienteering practice, Hsinchu county

For practice event, there are 3 types of map (choose one):
短距離組:直線 2~3公里 ★☆☆ Short (children)
中距離組:直線 3~4公里 ★★☆ Middle (beginner)
長距離組:直線 4~5公里 ★★★ Long
Distance is given by straight line, factual distance is approximately x1.5 longer.
Long course takes up to 1h by run, up to 2h by walk.
Reserve map: RSVP=Middle, RSVP+Comment=Long/Short

Event program:
10:00 introduction for beginner, start
11:00 start area close
12:00 referee start to collect control points
If you [got lost] cannot collect all points by noon, use map or phone navigation to come back to venue, return chip and get timing score - in practice events time is for personal reference.

Map and organizational cost: 200NT (mapping, map printing, chip rent, introduction).

Fb event:

Next events:
4/28 Micro sprint orienteering

What to expect?

During introduction you will learn how to read topographic map, how to choose optimal way through the trail network, useful skill for hikers and runners.

At start you will get map with control points, purpose is find way to collect all points in a shortest time.

What is a topographic map?

How to orienteer - brief introduction video: