ABER SUPER CHALLENGE: Orienteering

Activity: This challenge is for our students currently living in Aberystwyth! You have to find the shortest route that passes through these five checkpoints: Constitution Hill Summit, Castle, Pen Dinas Summit, Lighthouse and Plascrug Park.

Date/Time: 5th – 7th March, you have the weekend to plan and complete your route!

Equipment: Mobile GPS device, able to upload routes to Strava, and screenshots to Facebook.

Submission: Deadline to submit is 23:59 (GMT) on Sunday 7th March. Send the screenshot of your route, including distance, and selfies at each checkpoint either to ems47@aber.ac.uk, or upload to the Facebook Event Page.

Submission criteria: Your route must pass through all five checkpoints. Submissions require a screenshot showing route, and selfies at each checkpoint. Valid entries will have gone via every checkpoint, and the route covering the shortest distance wins. The shortest distance to have gone via all five checkpoints wins.

Prizes: 1st place: £30 voucher, 2nd place: £20 voucher. We have a list of local and national companies to choose your voucher from upon winning. Only one voucher will be given per team/individual; where a team wins, they will have to mutually decide upon their chosen voucher.

Disclaimer: By entering we will assume that you’re happy for us to share your entries; please let us know when entering if you’re not happy for your entry to be shared publicly.

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