Contact: Nancy Lindeman, 650-365-4275,
or Sharon Evans
Sunday, Feb. 9, 2003
Come out and join in the fun this Sunday morning. We will be starting
Roy Cloud School in the Redwood City hills. There will be a mass
10:00 or you can start on any of the courses any time between 10:00
12:30. 25 of the controls will be on the crooked streets and 5 of the
controls will be in adjacent Edgewood Park. Steve Beuerman set the
and Sharon Evans vetted them and updated the map for us. You will
interesting homes, gardens, views and the first wildflowers of the
We look forward to seeing you there.
We need help with beginner's clinics, starts and finishes. Let me
you'd like to help.
Roy Cloud School is located on the corner of Jefferson Avenue and
Hill Road. To get there, take I-280 to the Farm Hill Boulevard exit.
on Farm Hill abut one mile to the intersection with Emerald Hill Road
turn left. Go three blocks, turn right onto Red Oak Way and make an
left into the school parking lot. There is additional parking in
parking lot off Jefferson.
Course setter's notes
Welcome to the 2003 Emerald Hills event. The format of this event
different from past events here. In addition to the White Beginner
there is an advanced course using "Western Mass Rules."
find any 7, 14, 21 or 28 controls, depending on how long they want
on the course. There are no bonus points for extra controls. The
are approximate for the advanced courses.
White 10 controls 2.4k
Short any 7 of 30 controls around 3.7K
Medium any 14 of 30 controls around 7K
Long any 21 of 30 controls around 10K
Longest any 28 of 30 controls around 15K
Distances for all courses but white are estimates, as it depends on
controls you get.
- COURSES CLOSE AT 2 PM. EVERYONE MUST CHECK IN AT THE FINISH BY 2
- Results are based on time. People getting 7-13 controls are in
class, 14-20 in the Medium, 21-27 in the Long, and 28-30 in the
controls are a DNF.
- For the advanced course, you don't need to decide which class
running until you turn in your score sheet.
- Stay on trails and roads. DO NOT GO OFF TRAIL IN EDGEWOOD PARK.
- Every question at the control has one and only one correct