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Christmas drinks & annual prizegiving, Friday 6th December 2019, from 5.30pm, Eureka Cafe & Bar, Albany St.

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A reminder that the club is run on an entirely volunteer basis. We want events to be organised, safe and enjoyable for all of us, so we need you, the club members, to regularly help. Please offer your help in advance to the person listed as the Controller for the next event.


  • is comprised of 4 x OY Classic and 4 x OY Sprint events.
  • your best 3 Classic and best 3 Sprint results are added together to determine the winner, amongst those of the same gender, who run the same course combinations as you.
  • anyone who is a Planner or Controller is advantaged by getting the average of their 2 best results for the event that they plan or control. Make sure you put your hand up to be a Planner or Controller for next year's events, at a location and time of year to suit you.
  • For 2019, OY Classic's were; #1 Matarae in March, #2 - Flagstaff Creek in July, #3 - Christies Gully in October & #4 - Seacliff in November. OY Sprints were; #1 Balmacewen/Columba, #2 Botanic Gardens, #3 - Town Belt Sth & #4 - Woodhaugh.