• Saturday, 03 February 2024

Chichester Park, Woodvale

The MetrO series returns to Woodvale this year for the first time in 15 years! The newly updated map covers the north eastern part of the suburb, offering the beautiful Yellagonga regional park, a frisbee golf course and some tricky connecting paths. Starting in Chichester Park, route planning will be the key to whizzing through Woodvale!

Entries are open in Eventor. Pre-entry closes Saturday 3rd February at 4pm. You will also be able to enter at the event.

If you are not a member of OWA but would like to enter online, you will need to register an account on Eventor before completing your entry. Then, once logged into Eventor, select the event and enter and pay online. See instructions for registering for an Eventor account.

EOD (Enter on the Day) will be available at the event until 4:40pm if you are unable to enter beforehand.

Courses: Long (6-7 km), Medium (4-5 km), Short (~2-3 km).
Beginners' briefing: 4:45pm.
Main event briefing: 4:50pm.
Start time:
5pm, mass start.
Courses close: 6:15pm. Please return to the assembly area by this time, even if you have not finished your course.
Bring: your SI card and compass if you have one, or these can be borrowed at the event. Also bring sunscreen, a hat and a water bottle, and comfortable walking or running shoes.
Parking: Chichester Park Car Park.
Assembly Area: to the North of the car park.

More information is available in Eventor, including the Information Flyer.

If you are new to orienteering, the MetrO Series Guide and MetrO Series Tips articles have general information about what to expect at the events. For information about age categories and series competition, see MetrO 2023-24 series rules.

Photo: Chichester Park, by Jamie Brown.

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