The New England Orienteering Club
NEOC: MetroWest YMCA Outdoor Center - BYOM (Hopkinton, MA)
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From Saturday, March 30, 2024
To Sunday, April 07, 2024
MetroWest YMCA Outdoor Center, Hopkinton MA
Map Scale:
Contour Interval:
White, Yellow, Sprint1, Sprint2
Event Director:
Channon Ames
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Bring Your Own Map (BYOM) orienteering is available for 1 week (March 30 - April 7, 2024) at the MetroWest YMCA Outdoor Center in Hopkinton, MA. Come run on a new map!

Parking - Please use the soccer field entrance across from Wildlife Drive (appox 62 East Street) and continue to the dirt parking lot across from the soccer fields. (See map below.)

Courses [open March 30 until  April 7, 2024 (courses close on 2 pm)]:

  • White (1.7 km) – beginner: all controls on trails
  • Yellow (2.6 km) – advanced beginner: all controls visible from trails
  • Sprint1 (2.4 km) – intermediate: some controls on trail, some off trail
  • Sprint2 (2.4 km) – intermediate with different controls from Sprint1


  • Please be respectful of other park users and watch for traffic on park roads.
  • Report any missing controls / QR codes or any other issues to the event director.
  • Dogs must be leashed.
  • IF using QR code scanning, please scan the FINISH QR code (even if you didn’t find them all or just decided to stop) so we know you are off the course.


  • Free for members of NEOC and MetroWest YMCA
  • $10 for individuals/families
  • $20 + $2/person for groups

QR code runners: If you can't "punch" a control because your phone loses its data connection, carry on with your course (you can "skip control"). Afterwards send an email to fix your DNF.

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Time Your Run

  • Time yourself (no splits will be captured).
  • Use your smartphone to scan a code at each control (requires data connection; may require an app that reads QR codes).

Record Your Time

  • Self-timed runners: Record your time for the final results.
  • QR-code runners: Your time and splits were automatically recorded by the QRienteering system.

View Results

  • Current results (both QR- and self-timed).
  • Share your route, and see others' routes on Livelox. (Documentation on recording & uploading routes is here)

MetroWest YMCA Outdoor Center
45 East St.

Use the soccer field entrance across from Wildlife Drive and continue to dirt lot across from the soccer fields.