Schools Training. Eight sessions at 4pm. Mon 19th Aug - Tue 10th Sep

Canterbury Schools Orienteering Festival 2019

Wednesday 11 September 2019

Eight after-school training sessions for kids heading to the Canterbury Schools Orienteering Festival. Training from 19 August to 10 Sept. No prior orienteering experience necessary, you just need to like being outdoors and enjoy walking or running, we can help you start.

Four sessions will have coaching that starts promptly at 4pm, so aim to be at these sessions just before 4pm to join-in.  The four coached sessions with coaching are:
Mon 19 Aug | McCormacks Bay , Wed 28 Aug | Van Asch School , Mon 2 Sep | Old School Reserve and Mon 9 Sep | Heathcote.


The other four training sessions are:
Tue 20 Aug | Halswell Quarry, Thu 29 Aug | Hansen Park, Wed 4 Sep | Bottle Lake Forest and Tue 10 Sep | Hagley (Riccarton Avenue carpark by the tennis courts).

Events are on different evenings to help avoid clashing with other after-school activities. Make sure you sign up (as a school or individual) so we can provide enough maps. You can join-in even if you are not school-aged, it is ideal for all beginners.

All events:

Mon 19 Aug
 | McCormacks Bay – Reserve carpark near rugby fields
Tue 20 Aug  | Halswell Quarry – Findlays Picnic Area 1
Wed 28 Aug  | Van Asch School – Wakefield Av entrance
Thu 29 Aug  | Hansen Park – Hansens Park Playground
Mon 2 Sep  | Old School Reserve – Mt Pleasant Scout Hall
Wed 4 Sep  | Bottle Lake Forest – North end of Bower Avenue
Mon 9 Sep  | Heathcote Heathcote Domain Cricket Pavilion
Tue 10 Sep  |  Hagley Park – Hagley Park Tennis Courts 

Time: 4pm start for 1 hour training session.
Cost: After-school training is $2 per child, pay at the event. 
Make sure you get a map! Pre-registration here Please advise us with the number of children you will bring to each training session.

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