Learning and social Weekend

EOOC Learning and Social Weekend

Location: Strathcona Wilderness Centre Lodge.

When: Friday March 24th to Sunday March 26th.

Come and stay for the whole weekend, or drop in for any of the sessions.

Friday March 24th
Check-in from 4:30 pm
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Pot-Luck social
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm Welcome and plan for the weekend.
8:30 pm to 10:00 pm Maps, routes and reminicenses from past championships

Saturday March 25th,
8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am – 10:15 am
Session 1A: Beginner, novice and intemediate courses; handrails and attack points.
Session 1B: Sprint courses for all ages.
10:15 am-10:45 am Tea, coffee and chat time,
!0:45 am -12:00 noon.
Session 2A: Map reading and off trail orienteering techniques.
Session 2B: Plan sample courses for discussion, either sprint courses or city park courses.
12:00 noon – 1:30 pm Lunch, walk or ski, one on one chats about route choice or course design, or other social activities.
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Session 3A: Map simplification and route choice; which way to go, what technique to use, plan for some sample legs and group discussion/critique.
Session 3B: Intermediate and advanced courses; Good legs, good controls, good courses, good times.
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Tea, coffee, snack and chat time,
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Map reading games and other orienteering games.
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Meal break
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Map making from LiDAR data presentation.

Sunday March 26th
8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am – 10:30 am
Session 4A
Session 4B
10:30 am – 12:00 noon
12:00 noon – 1:00 pm lunch
1:00 pm – 2:00pm clean up and leave Lodge
2:30 pm – 5:00 pm Orienteering at Waskehegan

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