2019-03-30 Beaumont

John Smerek Memorial Scout Orienteering Festival

EVENT:  Scout Orienteering Festival for Cub, Boy, Brownie, Girl, Venture Scouts, and Scouters

DATE:  Saturday, March 30, 2019

LOCATION:  Beaumont Scout Reservation

TIME: 8:30 AM to Noon

MEET DIRECTOR:  David Fisher

REGISTRATION:  Emerson Conference Center Area from 8:30-10am

No advanced registration is required.  We just ask that you send an estimated attendance to David Fisher at roaming496ranger@hotmail.com by March 19, so we know how many to expect.

COST:  $5.00 per scout or adult.  (The cost includes the map.)

COURSES:  The format for the scout competition course will be a SCORE ORIENTEERING format with 30 controls.  Each control has a point value from 5-30 points, depending on its location and difficulty.  There is a 60-minute time limit with a 10 point penalty for each minute over the time limit. There will be 6 mass starts every 15 minutes from 9:15 am to 10:30 am.

A non-competitive beginner’s (Map Hike) course will also be available for cub scouts, first time orienteers, recreational use and
for scouts that need a course that meets the first class navigation requirement.

PATCHES & SEGMENTS

Festival Patch and 2018 Segment   $4.00

Festival Patch alone              $3.00

Segment alone                     $1.50


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