Embargoes

The following areas are embargoed for orienteering until after Easter 2020.

Anyone found breaking this embargo or intentionally trying to gain an unfair advantage will be disqualified from competing or coaching at the relevant event.

Overview of event locations

Markers on Waitarere, Scotts Ferry and Palmerston North

The approximate event locations are shown in the adjacent image.

Consult the maps below for more detail.

Sprint distance

Embargoed area for sprint distance

The Palmerston North City area bordered by Tremaine Avenue, Vogel Street, Featherston Street and Ruahine Street, including Skogland Park, Edwards Pit Park, Freyberg High School, Ross Intermediate School, St Mary’s Primary School and the Hospital Fish Shop.

Access is permitted for normal daily activities but it is forbidden to train within these areas with a map of any sort, to test route choices or take part in any activity that may give a navigational advantage.

This entire area will be completely off limits from 6am on Friday 10th April until after the event closes in the afternoon.

Long distance

Long distance embargoed area

The area as shown in the adjacent image.

Any attempt to physically survey, train, rock climb, or attend any navigational sporting activity that may take place within the embargoed areas (for example rogaining, adventure racing) is forbidden.

Middle distance and relay

Embargoed area for the middle distance and relay

The area as shown in the adjacent image.

Any attempt to physically survey, train, rock climb, or attend any navigational sporting activity that may take place within the embargoed areas (for example rogaining, adventure racing) is forbidden.