Sprint Duet

Sprint Duet

Sprint Duet is an annual series of dual sprint orienteering races, bringing standard and professional orienteering experience to participants. Competition terrain mainly consists of urban area, parks and open space. 

2018 Sprint Duet #1 (Tai Wai)
2018-12-01
2018 Sprint Duet #2 (Tai Po)
2018-11-04
2017 Sprint Duet #2 (Sheung Wan)
2017-04-23
2017 Sprint Duet #1 (Tai Po)
2017-03-26

Sprint Duet 2018

The First Movement

Cum HK Orienteering Ranking League 2018

The Second Movement

  • Venue: Tai Wai
  • Date: 2018/12/01 (Sat)
  • Time: 14:30 - 17:30
  • Format: Cross-country (Sprint)
  • Course Length: 1 - 3 km (Depending on Class)
  • Map: Scale 1:4000 (Contour interval 2m)
  • Venue: Tai Po
  • Date: 2018/11/04 (Sun)
  • Time: 12:00–18:00
  • Format: Cross-country City Orienteering (Long Distance)
  • Course Length: 3 - 10 km (Depending on Class)
  • Map: Scale 1:4000 (Contour Interval 2m)
  • Registration Deadline: 2018/10/21 (Sun)
Competition Area
Tai Wai (The First Movement)

Please note article 9.4 in the Orienteering Competition By-law of the Orienteering Association of Hong Kong: “Embargoed competition area shall not be access for any orienteering activity or surveying activity without prior approval from the event organizer. From one day before the competition until the close of the competition, apart from the orienteering competition, competitors shall not enter the competition area to conduct any activity.”

Tai Po (The Second Movement)

From one day before the competition until the close of the competition, apart from the orienteering competition, competitors shall not enter the competition area to conduct any activity.

Classes

Competition Classes

  • Classes divided by age (M/W 21 are open classes with no age restriction)
  • Top 3 orienteers of each class would be awarded
  • Each orienteer would have his own designated start time (e.g. 09:01, 10:13)
  • Result is applicable for ranking league (for The First Movement)

Holiday Classes

  • Classes divided by course difficulty
  • No prices awarded
  • Orienteers would have start period
  • Result is NOT applicable to ranking league
  • Enjoy a discount

Registration

Juvenile Classes (M/W 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20)

Normal Fee

$120 / One Event
  • Deadline (The First Movement): 2018/09/16 (Sun)
  • Deadline (The Second Movement): 2018/10/21 (Sun)
  • Only valid for participants born after 1998/1/1

Early Bird Fee

$120 $100 / One Event
  • Deadline (The First Movement): 2018/09/02 (Sun)
  • Deadline (The Second Movement): 2018/10/14 (Sun)
  • Only valid for participants born after 1998/1/1

Duet Discount

$240 $160 / Two Events
  • Deadline: 2018/09/16 (Sun)
  • Only valid for participants born after 1998/1/1
Adult Classes (M/W 21, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, M 60)

Normal Fee

$140 / One Event
  • Deadline (The First Movement): 2018/09/16 (Sun)
  • Deadline (The Second Movement): 2018/10/21 (Sun)

Early Bird Fee

$140 $120 / One Event
  • Deadline (The First Movement): 2018/09/02 (Sun)
  • Deadline (The Second Movement): 2018/10/14 (Sun)

Duet Discount

$280 $200 / Two Events
  • Deadline: 2018/09/16 (Sun)
Elite Classes (M/W E)

Normal Fee

$160 / One Event
  • Deadline (The First Movement): 2018/09/16 (Sun)
  • Deadline (The Second Movement): 2018/10/21 (Sun)
  • Only for competitors in the Elite Class of the Hong Kong Orienteering Ranking League (Sprint)

Early Bird Fee

$160 $140 / One Event
  • Deadline (The First Movement): 2018/09/02 (Sun)
  • Deadline (The Second Movement): 2018/10/14 (Sun)
  • Only for competitors in the Elite Class of the Hong Kong Orienteering Ranking League (Sprint)

Duet Discount

$320 $240 / Two Events
  • Deadline: 2018/09/16 (Sun)
  • Only for competitors in the Elite Class of the Hong Kong Orienteering Ranking League (Sprint)
Holiday Classes (non-competing)

Normal Fee

$120 / One Event
  • Deadline (The First Movement): 2018/09/16 (Sun)
  • Deadline (The Second Movement): 2018/10/21 (Sun)
  • Holiday class; no award for winners

Early Bird Fee

$120 $100 / One Event
  • Deadline (The First Movement): 2018/09/02 (Sun)
  • Deadline (The Second Movement): 2018/10/14 (Sun)
  • Holiday class; no award for winners

Duet Discount

$240 $160 / Two Events
  • Deadline: 2018/09/16 (Sun)
  • Holiday class; no award for winners
Other Items

SI Card Rental

$20 / One Event
  • Participants without self-owned SI card please rent from us

Certificate of Participation

$20 / One Event
  • Claim on event day

Number Bib Clips

$15 / Four Clips
  • Reusable and environmentally friendly number bib fastener
  • Claim on event day

Thumb Compass

$20 / Each
  • Can be tightened on the thumb
  • Claim on event day
Remarks

  • Registering two events before 2018/9/16 enjoys duet discount
  • Registering single event before 2018/9/2 (the First Movement) 或 2018/10/14 (the Second Movement) enjoys early-bird discount
  • MetOC members enjoy $10 discount upon registration (only valid for successful membership application 1 month before event)
  • Participants without owned SPORTident card must rent from us ($20 / event)
  • Age Limit: 6 or above (as of event day)
  • M is Men’s Class. W is Women’s Class. Women can apply for Men’s Class. Men cannot apply for Women’s Class. There is no gender differentiation in Holiday Class.
  • The prize of Men’s and Women’s Class will be calculated separately for Competition Class.
  • You must enter in the class corresponding to your Hong Kong ranking class to count for ranking points in the race, and enter the OAHK membership number during registration.
  • ME/WE only for competitors in the Elite Class of the Hong Kong Orienteering Ranking League (Sprint)
  • The organiser has purchased Public Liability Insurance; Competitors should be responsible to their own accidents. The organiser shall not be liable to it. We strongly recommend competitors joining suitable insurance scheme.
  • The organizer reserves the final right for any amendment.

Sprint Duet 2017 #1

Sprint Duet 2017 #2

  • Venue: Sheung Wan Old Town
  • Date: 2018/04/23 (Sun)
  • Time: 09:00–15:00
  • Format: Sprint
  • Entry deadline: 2017/03/31 (Early Bird Discount) / 2017/04/12 (Normal Entry)
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