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Saturday Junior Metro League Comp starts Saturday, 30 May

Thursday, 28 April 2016

The ACT Saturday Metro season will get underway this Saturday 30th April at Weston Park.  The program runs on courses around Canberra over 16 weeks on Saturday mornings during the winter school terms.  Starts are from 10:30am through 12 noon with course closure at 1:30pm.  Details for the full winter program are here though don’t forget to check the events page for location details and any last minute changes.

After a break for 2015, the ACT Junior Metro League competition will also be back this year.  The scoring system is listed below and progressive tables will be updated through the season on the ACT orienteering results page.

 

 ACT Junior Metro League Scoring

Points are allocated on the basis of places within each class and course. For each course the points are:

Orange 1:              30 25 22 20 18 16 14 13 12 11...

Orange 2:              20 17 15 13 12 11 10 9...

Green:                   13 11 9 8 7 6...

Blue:                       8 6 5 4 3...

 

The best 12 scores received over the 16 events will be used to generate the final rankings.   A minimum of six events must be attended over the course of the competition to be eligible for a place in the final standings.

 

Don't forget the Map Mates  kids adventure series Welcome Day is also happening this Sat. Find the Blue Sparks Flag to get more information. 

 

 We're looking forward to trying out Ben Hobson's (pictured) courses - his first ever go at setting.  Thanks Ben!

Ben was mentored by Theo F.

Matt Stocks 

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