Eighth Annual NCAC Scout Orienteering Meet
Where: Kings Landing Park near Huntingtown, MD (http://calvertparks.org/klp.html)
When: Saturday, March 23th, starting at 8:30 am till 5:00 pm
Cost: $8 per Scout; $3 per Adult Leader, camping available at $2 per person, Registration is by Unit
What to Bring: Compass and a sense of direction
Summary: Scouts will be paired up and compete for awards to be presented to the first 15 places in each event. The morning sessions will include: instruction in Orienteering for Scouts new to the sport, competitions in one of three levels of orienteering courses, and a map skill-building event. Each Scout pair will have an opportunity to choose two events in the morning. Competition will be broken into two age groups, under 14 years of age and Scouts 14 years of age or older. After a brief break at 1pm, the afternoon event will be a 90-minute Orienteering score course. The event will be completed with awards from the morning events at 5:00pm.
This event is being supported by the NCAC and with the experienced help from the Quantico Orienteering Club (http://qoc.us.orienteering.org).
Competition will be both on the Scout pair level and on the unit level. Each troop or crew unit will have a unit score from this event based on the average of the unit's top five pairs from that unit.
Camping will be available within walking distance of the event on both Friday and Saturday nights. Camping cost is by unit at a cost of $2.00 per person per night.
Leaders from individual units need to reserve a space for camping when they complete the online registration of their scouts for this event.
Registration: Registration is to be done on a unit level: register all of your unit's Scouts at the same time, in one registration.
ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN. Register below.
This event is restricted to Scout troops and Venture crews only:
Because of the large volume of Scouts attending this event, we cannot accommodate Cub Scouts or Webelos at this event this year.
For more information and updates, contact James Chaplin at (703) 380-9631, or by email at email@example.com.
All participant names must be entered on the first page of the online registration.
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