El Dorado Valentine Score-O
February 6, 2022
El Dorado Regional Park, Long Beach
One Hour Score-O
Mass Start at 10:30am
Run on the course from the previous day's youth meet and win Valentine Candy prizes!
One Hour Score-O
Map and Course Notes
Eldorado is fast grassy picnic areas. Controls will be mostly basic and intermediate level. Suitable for all experience levels.
The course will be a one hour score-O with 30 controls using epunch. It is the same course used for the previous day's youth meet.
COOL members should attend either on the 5th or the 6th but not both days.
A kiss for every finisher and prizes of valentine candy for the winners. A mass start will be used to make things a little more exciting and facilitate a quick awards process. This event counts for the COOL League. You will be scored in whatever category you have been running in most recently. For the Score-O points are awarded based on how you do compared with anyone in your category and any category lower than yours (e.g. if you are Varsity you can't score more than a JV who did better than you).
One hour Score-O course with e-punch for all participants. Controls are mostly basic and intermediate level.
Registration will open at 9:30am.
Mass Start at 10:30am.
Awards at Noon. Must be present to win.
Start will remain open until 11:30am for late arrivals but only those who have finished by the time of awards will be in the awards list. Course closes at 1:00pm.
Competition classes (Junior is born in 2002 or later):
Valentine Pairs – any couple. We don't care if you actually have any kind of relationship, but the woods can be a romantic place!
Junior Group – all Juniors
Adult Group – all Adults
Family Group – some Adults, some Juniors. Don't have to be related.
To protect the safety of our volunteers and participants, the following protocols will be in place at this event:
Attendance by Pre-registration only. No day of event registration.
Prepayment recommended. This will enable minimal-contact pick-up of materials.
Distributed posters with detailed race information instead of a large gathering for announcements.
A "Mask Required" zone will be instituted around the registration area to insure that those approaching volunteers are masked. Participants outside of the "mask required" zone should practice standard social distancing from those not in their party.
Maintain social distancing while waiting for your start
"Catch your breath" zone after the finish prior to approaching the download station
Bring your own water and snacks. No water will be placed on the course.
Socially distanced awards ceremony - you are encouraged to wear masks for the awards since groups may be in close proximity to each other
Online pre-event beginner clinic information. While you are welcome to ask questions at the event, we will not gather people together for beginner instruction.
Please do not attend if you are sick. Refunds will be made if you prepay and cannot attend.
Liability Waiver - Everyone must have a waiver on file. The registration system gives you an opportunity to accept the waiver for yourself or your family members. Minors whose registration is not handled by a parent/guardian must print out the form and bring it with them with a parent/guardian signature.
Registration and Pricing
Preregistration will close on Thursday, February 3 at midnight. No on site registration!
Standard LAOC fees:
Youth (20 and under) $10
Member discount $5
Children under 10 free (one free child per paying adult, additional children at the youth rate)
Additional $2 estick rental if you do not own your own
Prepayment is encouraged and is the only way to pay with a credit card. The online preregistration system uses Paypal as the payment portal. Only cash or checks are accepted at the event site.
El Dorado East Regional Park, Arbor Grove Picnic Area
7550 East Spring Street, Long Beach, CA 90815
Vehicle Entrance Fee $8.00 per car
Meet Director: Clare Durand
Course Setter: Joe Vlietstra