Night MTBO. Bottle Lake

Saturday 31 July 2021
Bottle Lake
Event Type:
Katie & Digby Symons
Graeme Read
Josie Boland

Night MTBO. Bottle Lake.

Mountain bike orienteering at night on the Bottle Lake map, starting from the main Bottle Lake carpark on Waitikiri Drive. The event will use point-to-point orienteering courses, with three course distances available. There will also be a score/rogaine format available with a later start time.

There will be a small number of MTBO map boards available for hire at $5 each, ask at registration.

Courses available:

Short: 6km
Medium: 13km
Long: 20km 
The long and medium courses uses lots of the single track though which is fast and fun.  
The short is easy navigationally so suitable for children (those under 14 must be accompanied by an adult). 
There is also the option of a 60 minute score/rogaine course.

Entries: Enter on the day (assuming we are at alert level 1).  
Travel directions: Bottle Lake carpark on Waitikiri Drive
Parking: Waitikiri Drive carpark.
Start location: Adjacent to parking.
Registration: 4.30pm
Main Start block: 5.00pm-5.30pm
Later starts: Starts up to 6pm for are possible for those on the short course or experienced riders.
Score/Rogaine course: Starts between 5.50pm and 6.20pm (10 minutes planning time). All riders must start by 6.30pm.
Course closure: 8pm
Costs: Standard PAPO event costs apply see here. Bring cash.
Dogs: Sorry no dogs.

Bring your torch / night lights!