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Monday, July 1, 2013
A look at the Long
Today is the Long Distance Race!
Start times are as follows:
Tim 11:46 Brad 14:40
Salome and Brad are both running their 5th JWOC long races, with Tim and Roark running their first. Richard, managing / coaching the team is doing so for the second time after accompanying the team to JWOC in Italy in 2009. The area for today is Odolov. Moderately hilly to hilly. Coniferous forest. Quite large sections of young forest and felled areas. Runnability: Very good to good. Limited on steep slopes and in young forest and dense areas. Visibility: Very good to good. Limited in young forest and dense areas. Paths and roads: Developed network of forest roads and paths enables fast running. Map: Scale 1:15,000.
Courses W20 7.1 km 470 m 15 controls. Expected winning time of 59 min M20 9.9 km 620 m 21 controls. Expected winning time of 67 min
Old map of long area
Live tracking should be at available here.The boys will have GPS tracking! GO TEAM SOUTH AFRICA!