2017-11-18 and 19 Possum Trot XVIII

Orienteer Kansas and Possum Trot Orienteering Club invite you to attend the Possum Trot XVIII weekend in Kansas City on Nov 18-19, 2017.
Updates here:  http://ptoc.org/htdocs/schedule.html
Saturday will feature a sprint course hosted by Orienteer Kansas.
Sunday will feature the famous Possum Trot, a long “goat” event hosted by Possum Trot O Club.

2017-11-26 Turkey O

Come to Grafton and Ragin Rivers for a great Turkey O.

TURKEY “O” COURSE NOTES  Sunday Nov. 26th

RACE INFORMATION

  • TWO RACES STARTING AT 10AM
    • 3 HOURS FINISHES AT 1PM (YOU ARE DQED AT 1:15).
    • 1 HOUR FINISHES AT 11PM (YOU ARE DQED AT 11:15)

IMPORTANT START NOTES

  • TWO RACES
    • 3 HOURS- Will have a map exchange at your choice.  You have the choice of not using the second map.
      • Team Race (2 person and 4 person)-  Two maps will need to be marked and raced.  Team members pick which person will run the first map and who will run the second map.  First person will run his/her leg and then handoff to second person for them to do their leg.
      • Solo Race.  Individual gets first map and then must come back to start to get and mark second map.
    • 1 HOUR WILL LEAVE THE STARTING LINE AND MARK  MAPS.

IMPORTANT COURSE NOTES

  • OUT OF BOUNDS
    • PLEASE DO NOT GO OUT OF BOUNDS.
      • OUT OF BOUNDS IS MARKED ON MAP IN RED.
      • THE RIVER ROAD IS OUT OF BOUNDS
      • THE TOWN OF CHAUTAUQUA IS OUT OF BOUNDS.
  • COURSE NOTES
    • THE CLIMBS HERE ARE VERY LARGE BE PREPARED.
      • WATER IS AVAILABLE AT THE START/ FINISH
      • PLEASE MAKE NOTE YOU DO NOT NEED TO GO ANYWHERE ON THE BLUFFS OF THE MISSISSIPPI.  THEY ARE NOT PASSABLE.  AND YOU CAN GET HURT.
      • If you get lost use your compass and go due south.
      • Race phone 314-378-6077