Newton, MA, US
May 10, 2017
Type: Orienteering - Local
added by: acjospe
Please register online, to guarantee a printed map (that makes it so much easier on the organizers!). Maps are digitally offset printed, and control descriptions are provided separately (true ISSOM sprint training!).
Adults: $8/$12 non-member
Juniors: $5/$8 non-member
Season pass (includes all Park races and any fall races) $60/$40 for adults/juniors
Starts from 6-7pm
Course closes at 7:30pm
Most of the races are interval start, but check the website for the specific race, as sometimes there are mass starts or relays. Courses close strictly at 7:00, please return to the start by then even if you have not finished your course.
E-punching will be used. Rental punches are available (free with entry).
Splits will be available at www.attackpoint.org.
Beginner instruction is always available; groups are welcome.
Beginner clinic from 6:00-6:15pm
Nahanton Park is a new map (2016) in Newton. The park is largely forested, with a large field in the center. You may encounter some poison ivy, but it is not typically a problem, and the forest is very open with fast running and good visibility.
493 Nahanton St, Newton, MA 02459
The nearest public transit is the 52 bus, which drops you off on Winchester St, about a half-mile from the start.
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