The Winter Series is an 8-part orienteering series put on by the Cascade Orienteering Club. It runs from November through March in parks throughout the greater Puget Sound.
This is my race recap of course 7 (public, advanced) at Fort Steilacoom, the second meet in the 2011-12 Winter Series. Hear my internal thoughts and decisions as I navigate to my first orienteering WIN!
This video is rated helpful for: BEGINNER-INTERMEDIATE or INTERMEDIATE.
Keep an eye on this site, because more videos are in the works!
ROUTE CHOICE: hear experienced orienteers compare routes.
LEGEND: a video dictionary of what map colors and symbols look like in reality.
CONTROL DESCRIPTION: decipher the hieroglyphics!
SCOREBOARD: Who's leading the series? What are your predictions? Interviews with top contenders.
Also, soon videos will be rated for their target audience:
NOVICE: What's orienteering?
BEGINNER: I tried it and it's fun!
BEGINNER-INTERMEDIATE: I've been to few meets, but I'm still learning.
INTERMEDIATE: I love it, and want to refine my skills!
INTERMEDIATE-ADVANCED: I want to tackle more challenging maps.
ADVANCED: I love technical orienteering!
EXPERT: super awesome.
Cool, now go run some O'!