DVOA Event Schedule

Sat Apr 21, 2018    West Point A event    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl  This event has been confirmed with park officials
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Sun Apr 22, 2018    West Point A event    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl  This event has been confirmed with park officials
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Sat Apr 28, 2018    New England A event day 1     W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl  This event has been confirmed with park officials
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Sun Apr 29, 2018    Four Mile Circle, Brendon Byrne State Forest    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
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Course Setter: Bob Burg
Directions: NJ Rt 70 East of Medford NJ to Four MIle Circle, the junction of NJ 70 and 72. Follow Orienteering signs from there.
Sun Apr 29, 2018    New England A event day 2     W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl  This event has been confirmed with park officials
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Sat May 05, 2018    French Creek State Park Central    W  Y  O  Br  Score-O  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mark Frank  
Course Setter:
Notes: MASOC 30
Directions: Follow PA Rt.23 to Rt.345, take Rt.345 north and watch for O'-signs.
Sun May 06, 2018    French Creek State Park Central    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl  This event has been confirmed with park officialsVolunteer to help at this event
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mark Frank  
Course Setter:
Directions: Follow PA Rt.23 to Rt.345, take Rt.345 north and watch for O'-signs.

Courses Information:

Course Distance Climb Ctrls
White 2.90km 45.0m 10
Yellow 3.30km 60.0m 11
Orange 4.80km 105.0m 13
Brown 3.90km 80.0m 11
Green 5.20km 150.0m 10
Red 6.50km 235.0m 14
Blue 9.00km 315.0m 16

Sat May 12, 2018    French Creek State Park Central    W  Y  O  Br  Relay  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mark Frank  
Course Setter: Mark Frank
Notes: Patriots Orienteering Challenge, the Mid-Atlantic JR ROTC & Military High School Championships for units from NY, NJ, PA, DE, MD, VA, and DC.
Directions: Follow PA Rt.23 to Rt.345, take Rt.345 north and watch for O'-signs.
Sat May 19, 2018    Brandywine Creek State Park    W  Instruct  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mary Frank  610-792-0502
Course Setter: Mary Frank
Directions: East side: turn west on Eden Road near the Wawa on US 202 about a mile south of 92 and follow O signs. West side park office: take 92 West off of US 202 to park entrance. Follow O signs
Sat May 19, 2018    Hay Creek / Birdsboro Preserve    Bike-O  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Diane Reider  
Course Setter: Erik Eddy
Notes: Mountain bike orienteering with three courses available. Pre-register for lowest price. Early - through Sunday, 4/22 Regular - through Thursday, 5/17. Post-race party and awards! Register here: Register Here! All Details Here
Directions: 1082 Chestnut St, Douglassville, PA 19518
Sun May 20, 2018    Mount Penn - Antietam    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl  Instruct  This event has been confirmed with park officials
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Event Director: Katherine Moss  
Course Setter: Glen Tryson
Notes: Berks County Parks hosted event, including 11AM instructional event.
Directions: From the E or S: Business 422 to Mt Penn, Right on Carsonia Ave, Left on Antietam Road, Left on Angora Road. From the W or N: Skyline Drive south from Rt 12, Bingaman to Angora, Right on Angora, and look for O signs
Wed May 23, 2018    Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education    Sprint-O  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Sandy Fillebrown  
Course Setter: Sandy Fillebrown
Directions: From I-476N use exit 18A to Ridge Pike, go southeast. From I-476S exit at 18B and use the U turn at Allanwood. From I-76 use exit 338 Green Lane, follow N to left turn on Ridge Pike. Look for signs at corner of Ridge Pike and Port Royal Ave.
Sat May 26, 2018        W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl Volunteer to help at this event
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Event Director: Gregory Balter  
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Notes: Westchester County Challenge - Middle distance
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ED/CS Notes:

Schedule of events

10:00 - 16:00 - Shuttle busses operate between Fox Lane High/Middle School and Westmoreland  Sanctuary (~ 15 min. ride)

10:00 – 14:00 - Registration packet pick-up at the Westmoreland Sanctuary.

11:00 - 11:40 - US Team Trials starts.

12:00 – 14:00  General public competitive starts.

The Start is 500 m away, trail walk from the Registration packet pick-up.

White, Yellow and Orange Recreational courses available at Westmoreland Sanctuary, starting 12:30

14:30 - 16:00 Live results award ceremonies for competitive classes.

16:00 - All courses closed

Courses Information:

Course Distance Climb Ctrls
White 2.10km 115.0m 14
Yellow 2.85km 140.0m 14
Orange 3.40km 210.0m 13
Brown 3.00km 160.0m 15
Green 3.60km 210.0m 16
Red 4.50km 220.0m 16
Blue 5.50km 280.0m 21

Sun May 27, 2018        Relay Volunteer to help at this event
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Gregory Balter  
Course Setter:
Notes: Westchester County Challenge - Continental Relay Championships
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ED/CS Notes:


Courses Information:

Course Distance Climb Ctrls
Relay 2.90km 120.0m 13
Relay 4.50km 180.0m 14

Mon May 28, 2018        W  Y  Br  G  R  Bl Volunteer to help at this event
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Gregory Balter  
Course Setter:
Notes: Westchester County Challenge - Long
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ED/CS Notes:

Schedule of Events

7:30 Parking Open (same area as on Sunday), walk 600 meters marked route to Event Arena. Parking at event arena is reserved for EMT and event workers.

8:00 - 11:00 - Registration at Event Arena is open.

8:30 - 9:30  - US Team Trial Starts

9:30 - 11:30 - General public competitive starts.

The Start is 200 m away from arena.

White, Yellow and Orange Recreational courses available at Mountain Lakes, starting 9:30

11:30 - 13:00 - Live results award ceremonies for competitive classes.

14:59  - All courses closed.

Courses Information:

Course Distance Climb Ctrls
White 1.60km 60.0m 9
Yellow 2.40km 80.0m 15
Orange 5.90km 235.0m 16
Brown 4.40km 135.0m 13
Green 6.50km 225.0m 17
Red 9.30km 345.0m 19
Blue 11.90km 480.0m 26

Wed May 30, 2018    Hibernia County Park    Sprint-O 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Nathan Ohrwaschel  
Course Setter: Nathan Ohrwaschel
Directions: From US Rt. 30 Bypass north of Coatesville, take PA Rt. 82 north. Watch for left turn at top of hill. Follow O'-signs.

Courses Information:

Course Distance Climb Ctrls
SprintO-1 2.00km 0.0m 0
SprintO-2 2.50km 0.0m 0

Sun Jun 10, 2018    Fort Washington    Relay  Summer Meeting, Picnic  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
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Notes: Summer picnic and meeting
Directions: From Exit 26 of the PA Turnpike follow PA Rt. 309 south to Rt. 73. Take a right onto Rt. 73 and follow it north and west and watch for O'-signs.
Wed Jun 13, 2018    Fort Washington    Sprint-O  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Sandy Ahlswede  
Course Setter: Karl Ahlswede
Directions: From Exit 26 of the PA Turnpike follow PA Rt. 309 south to Rt. 73. Take a right onto Rt. 73 and follow it north and west and watch for O'-signs.
Sun Jun 17, 2018    Colonel Denning (SVO)    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
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Course Setter: Rob Wilkison
Notes: SVO event with help from DVOA.
Directions: On PA Rt 233 about 8 miles SW of Landisburg PA, or 20 miles NW of Carlisle.
Wed Jun 20, 2018    Warwick County Park    Sprint-O Volunteer to help at this event
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Nathan Ohrwaschel  
Course Setter:
Directions: Follow PA Rt23 to Knauertown and watch for O'-signs

Courses Information:

Course Distance Climb Ctrls
SprintO-1 2.00km 0.0m 0
SprintO-2 2.50km 0.0m 0

Wed Jun 27, 2018    Springton Manor    Sprint-O 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Nathan Ohrwaschel  
Course Setter: Nathan Ohrwaschel
Directions: From the North take Rt 82 south to Rt 282. Follow 282 south and look for O signs at the junction with Springton Road. From the south take Rt 282 north from Downingtown to the intersection with Springton Road and follow the O signs.

Courses Information:

Course Distance Climb Ctrls
SprintO-1 2.00km 0.0m 0
SprintO-2 2.50km 0.0m 0

Sat Jun 30, 2018    IUP College Lodge    W  Y  O  Br  G  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mark Frank
Course Setter: Mark Frank
Notes: Start window is 11 AM - 2 PM.
Directions: Take Philadelphia Ave West from Downtown Indiana PA to College Lodge Road (across from the Kenbrook Home). Follow College Lodge Road about 0.5 miles to the IUP Co-Op Recreational Park, College Lodge entrance
Wed Jul 11, 2018    Norristown State Hospital    Sprint-O  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Sandy Fillebrown  
Course Setter: Greg Ahlswede
Directions: 202 N from K of P (not taking DeKalb St), across Dannehower bridge into Norristown, continuing straight on Markley St for many blocks, about 1/2 mile past Main St, passing a Septa Station on left, then turning L on Harding, L on Sterigere to map.
Wed Aug 01, 2018    Wilson Farm Park    Sprint-O 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Anthony Riley  
Course Setter: Anthony Riley
Notes: Sprint series
Sat Sep 08, 2018    Hickory Run Sand Spring    Training 
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Notes: Hickory Run Training Weekend (Tentative)
Directions: Take Northeast Extension of PA Turnpike to I-80 exit. Turn right at light onto PA Rt. 940 and follow west for 3 miles. Go south on PA Rt. 534 and follow O'-signs. Along PA Rt 534 Between I80 and Rt 903
Sat Sep 08, 2018    Hickory Run Daddy Allen    Night-O 
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Directions: Take Northeast Extension of PA Turnpike to I-80 exit. Turn right at light onto PA Rt. 940 and follow west for 3 miles. Go south on PA Rt. 534 and follow O'-signs.
Sun Sep 09, 2018    Hickory Run Sand Spring    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
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Directions: Take Northeast Extension of PA Turnpike to I-80 exit. Turn right at light onto PA Rt. 940 and follow west for 3 miles. Go south on PA Rt. 534 and follow O'-signs. Along PA Rt 534 Between I80 and Rt 903
Sun Sep 30, 2018    Green Lane Park    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Kathy Urban  610-888-4367
Course Setter: Ron Barron
Directions: From Rt 422 take Rt 29 north. About 3.5 miles after the junction with Rt 73 look for a left turn onto Deep Creek Road and follow that and O signs to the park. From the North on Rt 29, look for O signs to the right as you approach the town of Green Lane..
Sat Oct 06, 2018        Canoe-O 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Christopher Hand  484-612-2140
Course Setter: Christopher Hand
Notes: 264 Canal Street ? Port Providence, PA 19460 N 40.1282 x W 075.4930 More data as we get closer to the date
Sun Oct 14, 2018    to be determined    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Bob Rycharski
Course Setter: Paul Bennett
Notes: HVO Dual - Tentative
Sat Oct 20, 2018    Tyler State Park    W  Y  O  Br  G 
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Course Setter: Bob Burg
Notes: Area 4 Naval JROTC Championship
Directions: From I-95 exit 49 take PA Rt. 332 west toward Newtown. Go straight 4.7 miles, and in that stretch 332 becomes Route 413. Where Rt 413 makes a sharp right turn, you will instead be turning left at that light into the main Park entrance. Watch for O-signs. Parking and registration will be in the Boardwalk Picnic Area, inside the park.
Sat Oct 27, 2018    Myrick Center (BVA)    Night-O  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Jack Williams  
Course Setter: Mary Frank
Directions: From Rt. 202 take Paoli Pike exit west to West Chester, left onto High St. then three blocks to a right on W. Miner St. W. Miner St. becomes Rt. 842. Follow Rt. 842 west for about 6 miles to Brandywine Valley Association Myrick Center.
Sun Oct 28, 2018    Pine Grove Furnace State Park (SVO)  
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Notes: Susquehanna Stumble hosted by SVO
Directions: From US30 go West from Gettysburg to Caledonia. Turn Right (North) on Rt.233 and watch for O'-signs.
Sun Nov 04, 2018    French Creek State Park North    Score-O 
Event has EPunching
Event Director:   
Course Setter: Fred Reed
Notes: Long score O
Directions: Follow Rt. 23 to PA Rt. 345, take Rt. 345 north and watch for O'-signs
Sun Nov 11, 2018    Fair Hill - Big Elk Chapel    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: John Gillette  
Course Setter: Thomas Overbaugh
Directions: Rt 273 west of Newark Delaware or east on 273 from the crossing of MD Rt 213
Sun Dec 02, 2018    Rutgers Ecological Preserve    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director:   
Course Setter: Bob Burg
Directions: From S on US 1, or exit 9 on the NJTPK , take NJ-18 N to Davidson Road/Metlar's Lane, right on Ave E look for O signs. From N on 287 take Centennial Ave to Hoes Lane, exit at Davidson/Avenue E campus exit, bear left Over Rt-18 and follow O signs.