Summer Sprint Series 2016

03 February 2016

This is a series of evening sprint events held over consecutive Tuesday nights in February and March. These are always fun and are planned by some of the up and coming club juniors.

The series also incorporates an inter-school challenge to find the top sprint orienteering school in Canterbury.

On each night registration will be from 5:30pm with starts between 6:00pm and 7:00pm. Course closure (the time that you must come back to the finish even if you have not completed the course) is 8pm.


  • 16th Feb - Burnside High School

  • 23rd Feb - Cashmere High School

  • 1st Mar - Heaton / STAC

  • 8th Mar - Kirkwood

  • 15th Mar - South Brighton Domain

Further details will be posted with the exact location to meet nearer the time.


  • Short beginner (1 – 1.5 km)

  • Medium (approx 2 km)

  • Long and challenging (approx 2.5 km)

Costs (per night):

  • Senior (over 20): $10

  • Junior (20 or younger): $5

  • SI Card hire: $2 (discounted for the sprint series - usually $3)

NOTE: There will be a $5 surcharge for those who enter on the night (Senior $15, Junior $10 - including SI Card hire)

Online registration coming soon. Registering online will allow you to join the fast pre-entry queue to pay and pickup your hire SI card if required. There will be limited entries on the night.