Central New York Orienteering Club staging long-distance event around Edwards
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 8:55 am

EDWARDS – The Central New York Orienteering Club is staging a long-distance orienteering team event in the Edwards area Friday through Sunday, July 18-20.

In the contest, teams of two or more people will have a fixed amount of time (6, 12, or 24 hours in this event) to visit as many predetermined checkpoints as possible by walking, running, or resting as they see fit.

The primary award categories will be in men’s, women’s and mixed divisions.

Each of these categories is subdivided into open, veteran (all team members over 40), superveteran (all team members over 55), or Junior (all 18 or under). Awards will be presented to the top 3 teams in all of these categories for the 24-, 12-, and 6-hour events.

Registration, participation, and lodging and camping information can be found at http://cnyo.us.orienteering.org/.