Events


Everyone, including newcomers and families, are welcome to any of the EOOC events listed. There will be beginner instruction and a beginners’ course at every event, except as noted. Come dressed for the weather in old clothes. There is no need to let us know you are coming (unless you are bringing a group of 8 or more*) – Just pick an event and turn up!  *Large groups, let us know as early as possible by sending an email to the Events Coordinator.

The cost for non annual club members is: $10 per adult or per couple/family sharing a map (higher at forest events).

Wednesday evening events are a great place for beginners to learn the sport and for regulars to practice their skills. Short/easy, medium and long courses (loops) are available.


Weekend forest events include beginner, novice and intermediate, as well as technically advanced courses. A compass, SPORTident timing card and whistle are required for forest events; all can be borrowed at the event site. The times for the forest events are not standardized. Higher fees for forest events.

All EOOC events on this schedule go RAIN or SHINE

Schedule of events

See also:  the National Events database.
See also:  Planning calendar of events outside Edmonton
 

EOOC 2022 Events

Wednesday drop-in events continue with registration from 6:00pm-7:00pm 
Choice of short/easy, medium, or long courses. Check back in times will vary, depending on the terrain and the weather, as well as the availability of daylight.
Members $5/map (cash or chq or use your optional O-Pass)
Non members $10/map (cash or chq). Beginner instruction available.
Please bring your own WATER/drinks.

Wednesday Sept 21 Capilano Park – south side of the river, at the end of 50th Street.  Location map
Register from 5:30pm – 7pm. Early check-back in time. Short/easy course with 16 controls with answers to collect from the ribbons. Also medium and long courses.

 

Thursday/Friday October 6  and 7, 2022 working the Starlight Casino at West Edmonton Mall.
More information and a link to Volunteer sign-up here

 

Previous events:
Wed April 20, 2022. Hawrelak Park. Location map
Wed April 27, 2022. Terwillegar Park. Location map
Wed May 4, 2022. INIW/Queen Elizabeth Park.
Wed May 11, 2022 Rundle Park next to the Family Centre
Wed May 18: Gold Bar park Location map
Wed May 25: Whitemud South Location map
Wed. June 1: Laurier (and Buena Vista) park
Wed June 8: Kinsmen Park Location map
Wed June 15: Hermitage park
Wed June 22: Mill Creek, Pool upper parking lot.
Wed June 29: Nellie McClung Park:
Wed July 27 Strathcona Science Provincial Park at the Sunridge Ski chalet parking lot off 17 Street NW. 10980 17 Street NW access via yellowhead map
Wed Aug 3: West Rivers Edge Park Pavilion,  Fort Saskatchewan.
Wed Aug 10 Red Willow Park, St Albert.
Wed Aug 17 Whitemud North at the Alfred Savage pavilion.  Location map
Wed Aug 24: Hawrelak Park, at Picnic shelter #2. Location map
Wed Aug 31 Goldstick Park, north off 101 Avenue at 44 Street.     Location map 
Wed Sept 7 Argyll velodrome: 6950 88 Street, north off Argyll Road onto 86 Street. Location map  
Wed Sept 14 Terwillegar Park- Location map

 

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