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Event Announcement Archive (2007)

The Bay Area Orienteering Club has been holding orienteering events for many years, and this archive of pre-event announcements comes in handy for planning future events. The announcements for recent years are stored on our wiki, and can be viewed below by selecting the year and pressing the reload button (or by following these links: 2019 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2019), 2018 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2018), 2017 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2017), 2016 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2016), 2015 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2015), 2014 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2014), 2013 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2013), 2012 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2012), 2011 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2011), 2010 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2010), 2009 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2009), 2008 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2008), 2007 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2007), 2006 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2006), 2005 (http://baoc.org/wiki/Archive?year=2005)).

Even older event announcements for the following years are stored in their original format: 2004 (http://baoc.org/sched/s04/), 2003 (http://baoc.org/sched/s03/), 2002 (http://baoc.org/sched/s02/), 2001 (http://baoc.org/sched/s01/), 2000 (http://baoc.org/sched/s00/), 1999 (http://baoc.org/sched/s99/), 1998 (http://baoc.org/sched/s98/).

Please be aware that links to external web sites or email addresses may be out of date. The formatting of the pages varies, due to the fact that this web site has undergone a number of cosmetic changes over the years. If you know the name of the park where the event was held, but not the date, it may be easier to find by using the search box in the upper right-hand corner of this page.

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Date Event Name,
Location,
Type, and Notes
Event Director
or Contact
Course Setter(s)
Jan. 13 - 15 Anza-Borrego O-Fest, Borrego Springs, CA San Diego Orienteering (SDO)
B; 2-day classic, and other events
Jan. 21
(Sun.)
U.C. Berkeley Sprint
University of California, Berkeley, CA
- 510.681.6181 Rex Winterbottom
C; Campus O -- White, Yellow, and Sprint (part of the 2007 BAOC Sprint Series)
Jan. 27 - Feb. 4 2007 Sierra Ski-O Week - 2 US Ski-O Championships and Sierra Ski-O Championships
Tahoe Area and Bear Valley
- 650.793.8764
7 Ski-O events in 9 days at Bear Valley and the Lake Tahoe area. Competition with the top US and Canadian ski orienteers at 5 cross-country ski resorts for 3 Ski-O championships.
Feb. 17 - 19 Georgia Navigator Cup, Atlanta, GA Georgia Orienteering Club (GAOC)
A; 2-day individual USOF "A" meet, plus Extreme O on Monday
Feb. 24
(Sat.)
Emerald Hills
Redwood City, CA
- 650.365.4275 Steve Beuerman
C; Sprint, a Western Massachusetts Rules Score-O, and a Potluck dinner
Mar. 2 - 4 US Team Fundraiser IV, Umstead State Park, Raleigh, NC Backwoods Orienteering Klub (BOK)
A; Individual USOF "A" meet: Day 1 = Sprint, Day 2 = Middle/Short Distance, Day 3 = Long/Classic Distance
Mar. 6
(Tue.)
BAOC Board Meeting
Burgess Recreation Center, Menlo Park, CA
- 650.321.9713,
- 650.248.9595
Quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors -- 7:00-10:00 PM; pizza will be available at 6:30 -- All club members are welcome
Mar. 10
(Sat.)
Millbrae Street Scramble
City of Millbrae, Millbrae, CA
- 206.913.3790
Meridian Geographics (MerGeo)
Eric Bone,
Terry Farrah
Street orienteering; foot or bike; 90-minute or 3-hour Score-O. Presented by Meridian Geographics.
Mar. 11
(Sun.)
Joseph D. Grant County Park
San Jose, CA
- 650.604.3760 Derek Maclean,
Dean French,
Jim Fish
B; Standard seven courses (White through Blue), plus Long Orange course
Mar. 16 - 18 Flying Pig XI, Harrison, OH Orienteering Club of Cincinnati (OCIN)
A; 1-day middle-distance A meet, 2-sprint A meet, and 1-day classic-distance A meet
Mar. 18
(Sun.)
Point Pinole Regional Shoreline
Richmond, CA
- 510.779.8808 Steve Gregg
C; White, Yellow, and Orange courses; Prologue-Chase two-part sprint -- part of the Sprint Series, with a club championship to be held at Indian Valley May 19th.
Mar. 25
(Sun.)
Golden Goat and Golden Kid
Briones Regional Park, Lafayette, CA
- 510.658.4327 Penny DeMoss
Extra long and strenuous courses, plus Orange (intermediate) course; NO BEGINNER COURSES
Mar. 30 - Apr. 1 2007 US Interscholastic Champs, Newark, DE Delaware Valley Orienteering Association (DVOA)
A; 2-day individual USOF "A" meet; Fair Hill State Natural Resources Management Area, MD; ~4 miles NW of Newark, DE
Mar. 31
(Sat.)
Roberts Regional Recreation Area
Oakland, CA
- 510.681.6181 Rex Winterbottom
C; Sprint Course and Line-O Course Only
Apr. 7
(Sat.)
Golden Gate Park
San Francisco, CA
- 510.681.6181 Vladimir Gusiatnikov
C; White, Yellow, Orange, Long Orange, and USOF Sprint courses
Apr. 21 - 22 Surebridge Challenge, Harriman, NY Hudson Valley Orienteering (HVO)
A; 2-day individual USOF "A" meet; 30 miles north of New York City
Apr. 22
(Sun.)
Sunol Regional Wilderness
Sunol, CA
- 408.262.3457 Gary Carpenter
B; All seven courses--White through Blue--plus Long Orange
Apr. 22
(Sun.)
BAOC Annual General Meeting
Sunol Regional Wilderness, Sunol, CA
- 650.321.9713,
- 650.248.9595
Annual membership meeting & officer elections
Apr. 28 - 29 28th Annual West Point "A" Meet, West Point, NY U.S. Military Academy Orienteering Club (USMAOC)
A; 2-day individual USOF "A" meet; 50 miles north of New York City
Apr. 29
(Sun.)
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA
- 650.321.6216 Matthias Kohler
C; White, Yellow, Orange, and Sprint courses
May. 4 - 6 U.S. Team Trials, USOF A meet, World Ranking Event; Michigan Southern Michigan Orienteering Club (SMOC)
A; Spring Mill (5/4 Sprint) and Pontiac Lake (5/6 Classic) near Pontiac, MI; Peach Mountain (5/5 short), Dexter, MI (just west of Ann Arbor)
May. 6
(Sun.)
Shell Ridge Open Space
Walnut Creek, CA
- 510.862.5481 George Minarik
B; Standard 7 courses--White (easy beginner) through Blue (strenuous advanced)
May. 12
(Sat.)
Twin Peaks
San Francisco, CA
- 415.359.4237 Mark Prior
C; Score-O event on the streets of scenic San Francisco
May. 12 - 13 Mt. Laguna 2-Day "B" Meet San Diego Orienteering (SDO)
B; East of San Diego, CA
May. 17
(Thu.)
Lake Elizabeth
Fremont, CA
- 510.681.6181 Rex Winterbottom
C; Thursday evening sprint -- ATTENDANCE LIMITED TO 20
May. 19
(Sat.)
Indian Valley Open Space Preserve
Novato, CA
- 415.895.6039 Rex Winterbottom
C; White, Yellow, and Orange courses; Sprints (4-round tournament)
Jun. 2 - 3 San Francisco Night & Day Challenge
San Francisco, CA
- 206.913.3790 Terry Farrah
3-, 7-, and 16-hour urban rogaine
Jun. 13
(Wed.)
BAOC Board Meeting
Burgess Recreation Center, Menlo Park, CA
- 650.321.9713,
- 650.248.9595
Quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors -- 7:00-10:00 PM; pizza will be available at 6:30 -- All club members are welcome
Jun. 16 - 17 Jukola & Venla Relays, Lapua, Finland
Jun. 23 - 24 Mt. Pinos, Frazer Park, CA Los Angeles Orienteering Club (LAOC)
B; 2-day event; White thru Blue courses, plus Long Orange
Jul. 1 - 6 Kainuu Orienteering week, Sotkamo/Vuokatti, Finland
Jul. 7 - 14 (WMOC) World Masters Orienteering Championships 2007, Ruka, Kuusamo, Finland
Jul. 7 - 8 Rogaine XVII, Finger Lakes Natl Forest, Hector, NY Central New York Orienteering (CNYO)
Jul. 8 - 13 (JWOC) Junior World Orienteering Championships 2007, NSW Australia
Jul. 14 - 19 Fin5 Orienteering Week, Kankaanpää-Lavia, Finland
Jul. 15
(Sun.)
Camp Tamarancho
Fairfax, CA
- 510.407.1876 Rex Winterbottom,
Greg Ehrensing
B; Standard seven courses--White (easy beginner) through Blue (strenuous advanced)
Jul. 21
(Sat.)
Roberts Regional Recreation Area & Joaquin Miller Park
Oakland, CA
- 510.619.5728 Joe Scarborough,
Bruce Wolfe
C; Orienteering skills training in morning; potluck social lunch; White, Yellow, Orange, Sprint courses in afternoon
Jul. 22 - 29 Canadian Championships 2007 Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, CA
Sprint, Middle, Long (Classic), Night, World Ranking Events, plus some training and clinics.
Aug. 3 - 12 2007 USOF Convention and Colorado 5-Day, Elbert, CO Rocky Mountain Orienteering Club (RMOC)
A; Five A-meet events (Long Champs, Middle Champs, Night-O Champs), Trail-O, clinics, Junior Training Camp; Self-timed courses for Mountain Bike-O, Radio-O, and GPS-O; ... [details tentative]
Aug. 5 - 11 Scottish 6-Day, Grantown-on-Spey, Scotland
Aug. 5 - 12 2007 Mountain Bike World Orienteering Championships, Czech Republic
Aug. 19
(Sun.)
Bayfront Park
Bedwell Bayfront Park, Menlo Park, CA
- 650.281.5280 Frank Markowitz
C; White and Yellow courses, Motala (1-3 loops, with some wrinkles)
Aug. 25 - 26 North American Rogaine Championships, Laurentian Rogaine, Sainte-Adele, Quebec
Aug. 26
(Sun.)
China Camp State Park
San Rafael, CA
- 415.482.9055 Mikkel Conradi,
Lauren Knight
B; Regular 7-course BAOC event
Sep. 8 - 9 Sister's Mountain Goddesses Orienteering Weekend Columbia River Orienteering Club (CROC)
B; Barebones event: 20-km/10-km Goat, plus White & Yellow, on Saturday; White, Yellow, Orange, Green, & Red on Sunday
Sep. 9
(Sun.)
Calero County Park
San Jose, CA
- 408.732.4818,
- 408.996.8749
Tapio Karras,
Jim Waite
B; Regular 7-course BAOC event
Sep. 11
(Tue.)
BAOC Board Meeting
Burgess Recreation Center, Menlo Park, CA
- 650.321.9713,
- 650.248.9595
Quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors -- 7:00-10:00 PM; pizza will be available at 6:30 -- All club members are welcome
Sep. 15
(Sat.)
Coyote Hills Regional Park
Fremont, CA
- 408.313.3753 Jim Fish
C; National Orienteering Day "Come and Try It" event for beginners
Sep. 16
(Sun.)
Spring Lake Regional Park
Santa Rosa, CA
Judy Koehler - 707.778.1604 Scott Aster
C; National Orienteering Day "Come and Try It" event for beginners; White, Yellow, and Sprint courses
Sep. 22 - 23 U.S. Relay Championships, Sprint Series Finals, Norwalk & Derby, CT Western Connecticut Orienteering Club (WCOC)
A; Relay championships and 2 A-meet sprints
Sep. 23
(Sun.)
Presidio of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
- 415.453.3679 Vic Revenko
C; "Come and Try It" event for beginners, plus intermediate courses
Sep. 29 - 30 Boulder Dash, Nottingcook Forest, Bow, NH Up North Orienteers (UNO)
A;
Sep. 30
(Sun.)
Scout-O Championships
Briones Regional Park, Lafayette, CA
- 925.934.6567 Gavin Wyatt-Mair
B; 15th annual Scout-O Championships for all scout levels
Sep. 30
(Sun.)
Briones Regional Park
Lafayette, CA
- 925.934.6567 Gavin Wyatt-Mair
B; Regular 7-course BAOC event in conjunction with the Scout-O Championships
Oct. 7
(Sun.)
Monte Bello and Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserves
Palo Alto, CA
- 206.913.3790 Kent Ohlund
B; Regular 7-course BAOC event
Oct. 13 - 14 2007 Western States Championships
Boggs Mountain State Forest, Cobb, CA
- 415.456.8118 Mark Blair,
George Minarik
A; 2-day classic individual USOF "A" meet, plus recreational courses
Oct. 20 - 21 Big Blues Ramble, Darien, IL Chicago Area Orienteering Club (CAOC)
A; 2007 Heartland Champs; 2-day individual USOF "A" meet
Oct. 21
(Sun.)
Rossmoor Bar
Rancho Cordova, CA
Gold Country Orienteers (GCO)
White, Yellow, Orange, and Advanced courses
Oct. 27 - 28 Camp Scherman "A" Meet, Hemet, CA Los Angeles Orienteering Club (LAOC)
A;
Oct. 31
(Wed.)
Lakeshore Halloween Night Street-O
Oakland Hills, Oakland, CA
- 510.779.8808 Rex Winterbottom
Fun run through "ground central" of the Oakland Halloween trick-or-treat scene
Nov. 2 - 4 2007 U.S. Individual Championships, Prince William Forest Park, Triangle, VA Quantico Orienteering Club (QOC)
A; Sprint and 2-day classic individual USOF "A" meet; 30 mi SW of Washington, DC -- REGISTRATION IS OPEN
Nov. 11
(Sun.)
Morgan Territory Regional Preserve
Livermore, CA
- 510.604.2688 Bob Cooley
B; Regular 7-course BAOC event with Long Orange course (BAOC COOL meet #1)
Nov. 11
(Sun.)
Raid the Hammer, Hamilton, Ontario Golden Horseshoe Orienteering Club (GHO)
"The absolute toughest half marathon and gnarliest 10k in Ontario"
Nov. 11
(Sun.)
12th Annual Bubba Goat, Apopka, FL Florida Orienteering (FLO)
16-km Big-Bubba and 8-km Lil'-Bubba, mass-start "Goat"
Nov. 17 - 18 Bon Tempe Reservoir
Fairfax, CA
- 510.658.4327 Penny DeMoss
C; Volunteer Appreciation Event; LIMITED ATTENDANCE; RESERVATIONS REQUIRED
Dec. 1
(Sat.)
Mississippi Bar
Fair Oaks, CA
Gold Country Orienteers (GCO)
White, Yellow, Orange, and Advanced courses
Dec. 2
(Sun.)
Las Trampas Regional Wilderness
San Ramon, CA
- 510.524.1239,
- 541.401.7595
Alan Houser,
Ben Legg
B; Regular 7-course BAOC event (BAOC COOL meet #3)
Dec. 4
(Tue.)
BAOC Board Meeting
Burgess Recreation Center, Menlo Park, CA
- 650.321.9713,
- 650.248.9595
Quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors -- 7:00-10:00 PM; pizza will be available at 6:30 -- All club members are welcome
Dec. 8
(Sat.)
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA
- 650.248.9595 Manfred Kopisch
C; Day courses, afternoon clinics, a mass-start Night-O, and a potluck social