Park & Town (Maprun) event - 9 March 2024

Event Info


  • This event will use Maprun as the timing and scoring system
  • If you haven't yet used Maprun this is an ideal opportunity to get familiar in a relaxed and scenic environment with what is becoming an increasingly used system for orienteering in urban environments
  • It will have three courses short, medium and long
  • It can be done as an individual or as a team
  • The courses will suit all levels of skills and fitness

Course options

Short 2.5km

Middle 5km

Long 10km


  • Saturday 9th March 2024
  • 2:30 - 3.30 pm Registration and map pick up at the Park & Town event centre shown below
  • Start the event at your leisure


  • Proceed along Lake Terrace (The road along the lakefront) from the town centre
  • Turn right at Wharewaka road approximately 6 Km from the town centre
  • Take the 2nd road to the right down to the 3 Mile Bay boat ramp area

Organizer - Taupo Orienteering Club

Planner - Anne Mortimer

Controller - Lyndon Haugh

Registration: - Online

Entry Deadline - Entries close Sunday, 3rd March 2024 11:59pm

enquiries to

Entry fees

  • Individuals: $5 (club members), $10 (non-club members)
  • Teams (2-5 persons): $10 (at least 1 club member), $15 (all non-club members)
  • Late entries (on the day) subject to map availability - add $5 to relevant entry fee.

Maprun Instructions: