What is orienteering
It is a sport where you have a map and a compass run to find multiple points (marked by white and orange flags) shown on the map, and run around the mountains to compete for the time to finish. (Similar to trail run, but there is no fixed route and you decide your own route.)
Photos of orienteering
Players get a course map just before the start and start every other minute. It starts every other minute so you won't know where the forerunner went.
△ is the start position, ◎ is the goal position, and , ○ is the point through. ○ must go in the order of 123 ... and number.
[Flag] [Machine that inputs point passage data to electronic media] [Electronic media]
「I found it! Flag ♪」
Insert an electronic medium ＝SI card (thing attached to your finger) that proves that you have passed into the machine hole on the flag.
Classes are divided by age and level.
Players of each class are turning right and left in the mountains looking for points.
Injecting electronic media into the finishing machine
And time measurement is over.
Hand the electronic media to staff at headquarters. Then have the data downloaded.
In addition, maps will be collected so that course information is not leaked.
The results are posted and the award ceremony.
I was third.The red hoodie is me. My junior is the winner.Although it is an amateur class ...
It's pretty fun. It's like reading intelligence, physical strength, and luck.
World Masters Games 2017 Auckland tournament.