Sun, Apr 25|
Glisten Adventure Race (orienteering) - spring edition
Find your way through the wood sans phone!
Time & Location
Apr 25, 2021, 12:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Glisten FIT , 61 Norcross Rd, Berlin, NJ 08009, USA
About the Event
Orienteering: n. A sport in which participants find their way to various waypoints in the woods with only the aid of a map and compass.
We will cover:
How to use a compass
Reading a map
Using a compass (included) to find waypoints
This will be a hands-on clinic so you will have the opportunity to practice what you have learned either by walking or biking to various waypoints.
What to bring- Comfortable shoes, sun protection, water, food, and bug spray
When: Sunday April 11, 2021 Time: 12:30 pm – 7:00 pm (pack dinner - grate over fire will be available)
Where: PUTTING Glisten Fit into Google Maps seems to work best! 64 Norcross Rd, Berlin, NJ
Cost: One Glisten Pass per participant-family members living in the same household can use a 10 or 20 Glisten Pass for everyone in the household. (Donation for compass is appreciated.)
Under age 13 must be accompanied by an adult (1 to 3 ratio preferred).
BIO: Joe Winkelspecht
Joe Winkelspecht is a Technical Representative for The North Face. He travels around teaching about product and outdoor activities. Joe has been with The North Face for 7 years and in his current role for 3 years. Joe grew up in the Scouting program and attained the rank of Eagle Scout. During his time in Scouting he earned the Orienteering badge and even spent time as a counselor during a Summer Camp teaching the Orienteering badge. He continues to use his skills in Orienteering to this day on various hiking trips.
Orienteering Adult Pass (21+)
Glisten Orienteering Adult Pass for any participant age 21 or older.
Orienteering Student Pass
Good for any students under the age of 21.