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Discussion: Is it cancelled?

in: QOC Lake Accotink (Sep 11 - North Springfield, VA, US)

Sep 6, 2016 2:29 PM # 
I heard this event might be cancelled but it's still on QOC website.
Sep 6, 2016 4:04 PM # 
As of last Sunday it was still on (source: QOC's VP-Virginia).
We'll be using old courses (but then again, Lake Accotink is constricted enough and we've used it enough that even new courses feel old. ;-).
Sep 6, 2016 4:43 PM # 
Is the problem that there are no course setters / meet directors available? Has there been a request sent out for volunteers? I must have missed it...
Sep 6, 2016 6:17 PM # 
I heard there was a conflicting event at the park causing issues for at least the mtbo part

edit- looks like it's up now. can't make it this year.. enjoy..
Sep 6, 2016 6:18 PM # 
Oh, makes sense. I hadn't heard that.
Sep 6, 2016 10:18 PM # 
Yeah, no MBO.
But Virginia Sr. Olympics! :-)
No idea if they tried to get a course-setter or not. Since we divide up events between Virginia & Maryland and try to get people from the respective state to set/administer events in their state, I don't hear much about Virginia.
Sep 6, 2016 10:24 PM # 

Says Bike is on...
Sep 6, 2016 11:42 PM # 
Where does DC fall?
Sep 7, 2016 12:01 AM # 
Historically with Maryland, when there were fewer Maryland orienteers. I think now there are more than in Virginia. You may be fair game for both sides. ;-)
Sep 8, 2016 9:33 PM # 
We are happy to play for both sides!

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