BikeO 75 Mountain Bike Series

Discover mountain bike orienteering at a BikeO 75 Series event, ideal as an introduction to MTBO or for those wishing to enjoy a weekend bike ride of discovery.

Riders have up to 75 minutes to visit as many controls on the supplied colour map as you can. You choose which ones to visit and which way to get there and back. Each control is worth 20 points. 10 points penalty per minute for those longer than 75 minutes.

BikeO-75 events will operate under OV’s Covid Safe Plan. Please make sure you read the BikeO-75 Participant Guidelines before entering, so that you know how to stay safe, and what to expect at the events.

In 2021, MapRun will be used to record control locations. Bring your smartphone or bluetooth-enabled Garmin watch.  Find out more about MapRun.  Make sure you download the latest version of MapRunF (for phones) or MapRunG (for compatible watches), before you arrive.

You’ll also need to check in and out via QR code, at each event.  Use your phone’s camera or QR code reader app, to provide your name and contact phone number.

Entries: Due to Covid-19, online pre-entry and pre-payment via Eventor are strongly preferred. Fees: Adults $12, Juniors $6.  Pay online, or via Square tap’n’go terminal at the events.  Cash in correct amount accepted if no other option.

Start times: Saturday evenings. Register/Check in and prepare from 5.45pm. Start any time 6.00pm-6.15pm. Courses close at 7.30pm.

Map boards:  available for loan.

Enquiries: Heather or John, lesgavATgmail.com or 0418875200

BikeO-75 Events will be held in accordance with Orienteering Victoria’s Covid Safe Plan

Get out and have your own adventure

2021 BikeO 75 MTBO Series

Event 1 - Saturday January 30, Woodlands Historic Park

Woodlands Historic Park, Greenvale.  Start from Woodlands Homestead, Woodlands Drive off Homestead Road.

Register from 5.45pm, start between 6.oopm and 6.15pm

More information and online entry

Event 2 - Saturday February 13, Lysterfield

Lysterfield Lake Park, Horswood Road, Lysterfield.

Register from 5.45pm, start between 6.oopm and 6.15pm

More information and online entry

 

Event 3 - Saturday February 27, Westerfolds

Westerfolds Park, Templestowe – southern picnic/parking area, enter from Porter Street

Register from 5.45pm, start between 6.oopm and 6.15pm

More information and online entry

 

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