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Discussion: Doubling factor

in: jennycas; jennycas > 2020-01-16

Jan 16, 2020 12:57 PM # 
tRicky:
Did they have to go twice as far?
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Jan 16, 2020 9:56 PM # 
tinytoes:
I do doubling at most Summer events - In Street Series the winner has to get double my points and be back in time (I'm allowed to go over) and at Park/Urban I have to be less than double their time. Works exceptionally well, my personal challenge.
Jan 16, 2020 11:20 PM # 
jennycas:
Yes, so the idea was that teams who normally run in the slowest group would have their points doubled, and the intermediate group would have a 50% bonus while the fastest group would just get their raw score.

I don't know how that panned out in the 'official' results but we would not have been the only team to get all the controls.
Jan 17, 2020 8:12 AM # 
Clara:
Seems like both the Adelaide and Chch groups have rogaines - we'll have to get Melbourne on to it (Jayne has taken one of the coaches rogaining, so that's a start...)!
Jan 20, 2020 12:50 AM # 
jayne:
Said coach is still talking to me, which is a good sign (despite putting up with some pretty thick bush and me being upset about a lot of unmarked roads. Coming 3rd helped!)

I've mentioned it before but no one seemed that keen - we probably need to actually go to the run club...

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