Wellington Rogainers Keen to Learn

Shoestring Rogaine Starts Start to be Revealed

40 rogainers, trampers and adventure racers turned out to one or both of the navigation training sessions held at Eastbourne on Wednesday and Thursday this week. Organiser Mike Sheridan presented the basics of navigating on a topo map plus specific rogaining techniques such as route planning strategy, using actual rogaine maps; the more experienced were sent into the hills for practical work including night navigation.

Many of the participants have signed up for next week's Shoestring Rogaine at Colonial Knob - free entry up until Monday - the first of four. The start of the first one is listed below, and others will be added on this page when known, as well as being sent to the e-mailing list.

As befits the NZ rogaine pioneers, there are a couple of new twists for this series:

Other details same as before...

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