Sunday 19th May 

NSW SL 4– Long Distance Championships
NOL 9 – Ultra-long Distance

 

Location: Roseberg State Forest 

Key Officials:

    Organiser:     James McQuillan; 0402032419; jamcquillan@gmail.com

    Setter:         Steve Dunlop

    Controller:     Rob Vincent

Map:     ‘Willagalong’ 1999 (Bruce Cooper & Chris Wilmott). Re-mapped 2018 (Rob Vincent)

Scale: 1:15,000 (elites); 1:10,000 (all other hard and moderate classes); 1:7,500 (Easy, V Easy), contour interval 5m

Terrain: “Willagalong” is spur/gully terrain with a scattering of granite outcrops, providing bare rock, very rocky ground, small rock faces, and many boulders, some over 4 metres in height. Minor watercourses and some termite mounds can be found across the area. The forest is a mix of open eucalypt and mature pine.

Parking/Arena:
    

 

Course Structure

NSW Long Distance Championships & NOL Ultra-long
Course Classes Winning
Time (min)
Length
Est (km)
Climb (m)
TBA
Controls
TBA
Hard 1 M21E 150 24.3 1100 43
Hard 2 M20E 110 17.3 590 29
Hard 3 W21E 110 14.6 480 28
Hard 4 W20E 95 10.0 335 20
Hard 5 M35A, M40A 65 10.5 365 17
Hard 6 M45A 60 8.3 285 15
Hard 7 M50A, W35A, W40A, W45A, M21AS 60 6.8 225 11
Hard 8 M16A, M55A, M60A, M65A, W50A, M35AS 50 6.0 230 11
Hard 9 M70A, W16A, W55A, W60A, M45AS, W21AS 50 4.7 190 9
Hard 10 M75A, M55AS, W65A, W70A, W35AS, W45AS, W55AS 50 4.3 160 10
Hard 11 M80A,  M65AS, W75A, W80A, W65AS 50 3.0 95 11
Moderate 1 M14A, MOpenB, MJuniorB 40 5.0 170 11
Moderate 2 W14A, WOpenB, WJuniorB 30 3.6 115 9
Easy M12A, W12A, Open Easy 25 2.8 85 12
Very Easy M10A. W10A, M/W10N*, Open Very Easy 20 1.8 65 11
*Shadowing is allowed for this class. Times are not recorded.

 

A limited number of maps are available for enter on the day courses: Hard 6, Hard 11, Moderate 2, Easy, Very Easy

Note:

Elite competitors will have mass starts from 9:30am. All other competitors will have allocated starts at 2 minute intervals from 10am.

M21A, M20A, W21A and W20A classes will not be offered. Competitors in the corresponding elite classes will compete in the NOL Ultra-long and be eligible for the 2019 NSW Long Distance Championship at the same time.

 

Previous Use: A section of Roseberg State Forest was last used for the Australian Schools Long Championships 2017. Other sections have been used in 2013 and earlier. Sample maps from these events can be found below.

 

 

 

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