Delaware Valley Orienteering Association
Hogencamp Rockhouse Challenge
Two days of Classic Orienteering
October 2-3, 2004
|Meet Site||Lake Welch Beach in Harriman Park
Rockland County, NY
|Directions||From I-87 exit 15A, RT 17 north to Sloatsburg, NY
Take Seren Lakes Drive North into the park to Kanawauke Circle
Follow "O" signs
|Event Headquarters||American Budget Inn
Rt. 17 & 32
Harriman, NY, 10926
|Terrain||Classic Hudson Valley terrain
(Site of "93" World Champs)
Hogencamp Mountain map
1:10000, 5 meter contour interval. This map is the southern portion of the 1:15000 Surebridge Mountain map, used for the 1993 World Orienteering Championships.
Courses Length(km) Climb(m) Num Controls White 3.35 95 14 Yellow 3.4 65 11 Orange 4.2 120 10 Brown 3.75 105 10 Green X 5.3 200 13 Green Y 4.55 170 13 Red 6.95 300 13 Blue 10.3 470 15The areas used for the courses are rich in contour and rocky detail. Blueberry bushes and ferns have become lush in areas of the map but are largely avoided for this event.
The white course is unavoidably long but all precautions will be taken to assure safety for orienteers on this course.
Courses Length(km) Climb(m) Num Controls White 2.9 35 6 Yellow 3.5 55 12 Orange 4.6 155 13 Brown 4.0 160 11 Green X 5.35 215 11 Green Y 4.45 185 11 Red 7.1 250 13 Blue 10.3 330 15The areas used for courses are rich in contour and rocky detail.
|Event Director||Mark Cornish|
|Course Setter||Karl Ahlswede|
|Course Vetters||Sandy Fillebrown
|Course Consultant||Eric Weyman|
|Courses||All standard USOF courses will be offered
Recreational courses (WY) will be offered both days
American Budget Inns, Harriman, NY 1-800-836-3860
Hariman Motor Inn, Hariman, NY (845) 928-2266
Marriott Courtyard, Mahwah, NJ (201) 529-5200
|Baby sitting||Baby sitting will be avaliable during competition
Please request start times to coordinate family schedule
|Registration||Please use the web registration if possible. Links for the online registration will be posted during the summer of 2004. Registration is not final until payment is received. Otherwise use a standard USOF entry form and mail to registrar.
On-line registration is open! DVOA will be accepting credit cards for payment of event fees. There is a $1.00 per competition day additional fee to cover processing costs. We're using PayPal to process credit cards. More details on how to use this service are presented when you get to the end of the registration process.
|View registered orienteer's list|
|Waivers||Signed waivers are required for all participants. If you pay by check you can send the waiver with your payment. If you pay by check you will have to complete and sign the waiver when you pick up your registration packet. If you wish to complete the waiver before time, blank waiver forms are available for download here. To save time at registration you can download it, complete and sign it and bring it with you to registration. Blank waivers will be available at registration.|
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