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Apr 20, 2017

E2C Quick Facts!

New to the E2C or want to brush up on your knowledge of the event? Don’t want to wade through pages of information to find what you’re looking for? Try our E2C Quick Facts one-pager for a snapshot of what we’re all about. Full Participant Notes for the 2017 event can be found here: E2C 2017 – Participant Notes

Apr 09, 2017

Orienteering New Brunswick presents the 28th Annual Flood-O!

The event takes place in Centennial Park, Moncton, NB April 29th.This is a great opportunity to practice orienteering skills on a safe map with lots of variety before you go deep into the wilderness for the E2C! There will be 4 levels of courses from beginner to advanced. Centennial Park has a complex trail network and a mixed forest. For more information or to sign up, visit: Orienteering NB

Feb 26, 2017

International Competitors

Welcome to the 2018 event! If you are a potential participant from outside North America, you may need a visa or other official documentation in order to travel to Canada. Should you require a visa to visit Canada, you will need to contact the visa office responsible for your place of residence to obtain information and to submit an application. If you need us to supply an invitation letter for your team (an example can be found here: 2017 letter … Continue reading 

Feb 20, 2017

Halifax Orienteering Club presents the Pre-E2C!

2017 Pre-Eco Endurance Challenge by Halifax Orienteering Club This is the second annual pre-E2C event hosted by the Halifax Orienteering Club (HOC) on 22 April, two weekends before the E2C. It is a great way to tune up for the E2C and you will be competing in a beautiful part of the province! The event will be held in Wentworth with registration at the Wentworth Hostel. There will be a 2 hour and a 4 hour event and the courses … Continue reading 

Dec 19, 2016

Storm the Mountain Adventure Challenge 2017!

Our fellow Search and Rescue volunteers at Pugwash Ground Search and Rescue invite you to participate in their 3rd annual “Storm the Mountain Adventure Challenge” (SMAC) taking place in Wentworth (Cumberland County) on February 4, 2017. SMAC is an eco-endurance challenge aimed at those who simply like winter fun events or those who are skilled in orienteering. It is also a great lead-up to our very own E2C in May! Proceeds will be used to upgrade the PGSAR facility and … Continue reading 

Apr 22, 2016

E2C 2016 – registration location

For 2016, race-day registration will be held at the Goffs Volunteer fire Department, 2040 Old Guysborough Rd. A map of the location can be found here: https://goo.gl/maps/GN5dm3U9d9v Take Exit #5A off Hwy102 (Aerotech Business Park) Follow Aerotech Drive for 1km Turn LEFT onto Pratt & Whitney Drive and continue for 250m Turn RIGHT onto Old Guysborough Road/Hwy 212 Continue down Old Guysborough Road for 5.8km, following along the side of the airport The Fire Hall will be on your LEFT, immediately after the junction with Oldham Road and opposite the Airlane golf club. *IMPORTANT NOTE* … Continue reading