DVOA Event Schedule

Sun Oct 01, 2017    White Clay Creek    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: Nancy Sharp  
Course Setter: Tom Overbaugh
Notes: There is a separate entrance fee for White Clay Creek State Park. It is $4/car with Delaware plates and $8 per car with out of state plates. Car pooling, or meeting somewhere close by and carpooling the last mile or two is recommended.
Directions: From PA Rt 1 take PA Rt 896 south toward Newark, DE and watch for O'-signs, or from I-95 take DE 896 North to park.

Courses Information:

Course Distance Climb Ctrls
White 2.50km 85.0m 9
Yellow 3.70km 125.0m 11
Orange 4.00km 165.0m 13
Brown 3.90km 125.0m 9
Green 5.50km 140.0m 14
Red 7.10km 260.0m 16
Blue 8.40km 315.0m 21

Sun Oct 08, 2017    Fair Hill - Strawbridge Fields    W  Y  O  Special Volunteer to help at this event
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Julie Keim  
Course Setter: Fred Reed
Notes: Susquehanna Stumble
Directions: Take Appleton Road North from Maryland 273, or from PA 896 take Appleton Road South. Look for Orienteering signs.

ED/CS Notes:
The Susquehanna Stumble is a Billygoat-inspired event with a couple of twists. The competitors run between numbered windows in sequential order, but within each window there are several controls which can be visited in ANY order.
 
The Long-Stumble event is typically ~15 km in length, with commemorative towel for at least the first 20 finishers and the first 5 female finishers. The Short-Stumble is usually ~9 km with commemorative towels for at least the first 15 finishers and first 5 female finishers.
 
White, Yellow, and Orange recreational courses will be available with a normal start window of 10 AM to 1 PM.
 
COST: $ 22 for the Long-Stumble, $ 15 for the Short-Stumble.
 
TO REGISTER: Send an e-mail to furlong47@hotmail.com by October 5th including
 
-Your name (groups welcome - please specify number in each group, their names, and total number of maps you would like)
-Whether you would like to do the short or long course
-The e-punch number you intend to use or whether you will need one provided. ($40 fee for lost rental punches.)

 

You can then pay at the event.  Morning-of-event registration is available for an additional $5 ($27 Long and $20 Short). Recreational courses will be at SVO fees of $5/member, $10/non member and do not need to preregister.
Sun Oct 15, 2017    Egypt Mills    W  Y  O  Br  G  R 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Kathy Urban  
Course Setter: Len Policelli
Directions: Go North on US 209 from I 80 and look for O signs.
Sat Oct 21, 2017    Tyler State Park    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mary Frank  610-792-0502
Course Setter: Bob Burg
Notes: Scout/JROTC 21st annual NJ championships

>>> Download Registration/Information Packet PDF file
>>> Download Entry Form Word doc


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.
Sun Oct 22, 2017    Rocky Ridge    W  Y  O  Br  G  R 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mike Bertram
Course Setter: Jacob Moore
Directions: From the junction of US 30 and PA 24, East of York, go North on Rt24 to the top of the ridge and turn Right. Follow the signs to parking.
Sat Oct 28, 2017    Myrick Center (BVA)    Night-O  Beginner  Int  Adv  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Jack Williams  
Course Setter:
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 29, 2017    Ridley Creek State Park    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Hannah Agosta  
Course Setter: Bob Agosta
Directions: From Newtown Square follow Rt.3 west approximately 2 miles to main park entrance on south side. Follow O'-signs.
Sat Nov 04, 2017    Hawk Mountain Scout Reservation    Sprint-O  This event has been confirmed with park officialsVolunteer to help at this event
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Roger Hartley  
Course Setter: Samuel Kolins
Notes: DVOA National Event Sprint #1

Directions: Go to the event page for directions
Sat Nov 04, 2017    Penn State-Berks    Sprint-O  This event has been confirmed with park officialsVolunteer to help at this event
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Roger Hartley  
Course Setter: Nathan Ohrwaschel
Notes: DVOA National Event Sprint #2

Directions: Go to the event page for directions
Sun Nov 05, 2017    Mount Penn    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: Roger Hartley  
Course Setter: Erik Eddy
Notes: DVOA National Event Day 2 - Long Courses

Directions: Go to the event page for directions
Sat Nov 11, 2017    Quantico Marine    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: QOC
Course Setter:
Notes: QOC national meet QOC Quinquagenary a Quantico National Meet near Triangle VA
Directions: QOC Quinquagenary @ Quantico National Meet, Triangle VA
Sun Nov 12, 2017    Quantico Marine    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: QOC
Course Setter:
Notes: QOC national meet
Sun Nov 19, 2017    Rutgers Environmental Preserve    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Bob Burg  
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.
Sun Nov 26, 2017    French Creek State Park West    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mark Frank  
Course Setter: Mary Frank
Directions: Follow Rt.23 to PA Rt.345, take Rt.345 north and watch for O'-signs, or from Rt422 take 82 into Birdsboro and follow 345 to park.
Sat Dec 02, 2017    McKaig Nature Center    Night-O 
Event has EPunching
Event Director:   
Course Setter: Christopher Hand
Sun Dec 03, 2017    Fair Hill (1:15,000)    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl  Relay 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: John Gillette  
Course Setter: Ralph Tolbert
Notes: Mid Atlantic Champs
Directions: Rt 273 west of Newark Delaware or east on 273 from the crossing of MD Rt 213
Sun Mar 25, 2018    Quail Hill Scout Camp    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Bob Burg  
Course Setter: Bob Burg
Notes: New Jersey Scout Championships
Directions: From N & W: NJ Turnpike Exit 8 to Rt 33 East for 5 mi. Rt 527Alt North/Iron Ore Rd. From E: Garden St Pkwy Exit 100A to Rt 33 W for 16 mi. to Rt 527Alt/Iron Ore Rd. Then North 1/4 mile on 527Alt to Quail Hill sign, turn right onto Le Valley Rd into camp.
Sat May 05, 2018    French Creek State Park Central    W  Y  O  Score-O 
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 
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.