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Discussion: Results

in: US Team Trials for WOC '11 (May 28–30, 2011 - Peekskill, NY, US)

May 26, 2011 3:48 AM # 
Wyatt:
Initial pre-trials scoring - the '4th score' for top 3 of 4 scoring, based on rankings - is now available.
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May 29, 2011 12:26 AM # 
Wyatt:
Trials Scoring List after Day 1 has been posted
May 29, 2011 12:33 AM # 
vmeyer:
Split times, WinSplits Online - Sprint - Red & Blue Combined by Courses

Split times, WinSplits Online - Sprint - All classes separately
May 29, 2011 12:56 AM # 
vmeyer:
RouteGadget available here for all courses.

Select a course under Choose Competitors, Choose Class/Course to see the courses run. M-21+ ran Blue, and F-21+ ran Red.
May 29, 2011 8:58 AM # 
slauenstein:
You guys are awesome! It's great to have results, maps and scoring so quickly. Certainly made my breakfast home alone much more interesting. Good luck to everyone for the next two races!
May 29, 2011 7:30 PM # 
Sandy:
Results for Sunday's Long Courses now posted on AP.
May 29, 2011 7:56 PM # 
ndobbs:
gals... :)
May 29, 2011 10:23 PM # 
vmeyer:
Split times, WinSplits Online - Long by Courses

Split times, WinSplits Online - All classes separately

RouteGadget available here for all courses.

Select a course under Choose Competitors, Choose Class/Course to see the courses run. M-21+ ran Blue, and F-21+ ran Red.
May 30, 2011 12:02 AM # 
JanetT:
Such speedy work--thank you, Sandy and Valerie!

And Neil, I enjoyed the Green today -- looking forward to tomorrow.
May 30, 2011 2:01 AM # 
Wyatt:
As for Trials scoring results after 2 days, they were posted at the event, but unfortunately there won't be an update tonight, for those following along from home. (A look at another thread may give a clue as to why. :)

The very short summary is that while the top 2 on Men's and Women's seem to have it locked up (Ross, Sergei Z., Sam & Ali C.), there are about 7 men still in contention for 3 more slots, and about 5 women still in contention for 2 more slots.

Tomorrow looks like an exciting day, where the weather forecast @ ~21F above normal may be a factor again....
May 30, 2011 4:07 PM # 
Sandy:
Preliminary results from today's Middle Courses at the Team Trials are now posted.
May 30, 2011 4:18 PM # 
Sandy:
The 2011 US WOC Teams are:

Alison Crocker
Samantha Saeger
Hannah Burgess
Alex Jospe
1st alt: Pavlina Brautigam
2nd alt: Angelica Riley
3rd alt: Cristina luis

Ross Smith
Sergei Zhyk
Jordan Laughlin
Wyatt Riley
Ken Walker Jr.
1st alt: Boris Granovskiy
2nd alt: Eddie Bergeron
3rd alt: Nikolay Nachev
May 30, 2011 4:37 PM # 
Pink Socks:
Congrats everyone!

The average age of the nine people on the team is 28.5! Go youth!
May 30, 2011 7:04 PM # 
bubo:
Congrats to everyone on the team!
Great to see a couple of new faces up there - and some old friends as well :)

Bonne Chance - see you all in France!
May 30, 2011 9:50 PM # 
z-man:
Here are the pictures from the three days of team trials, courtesy of Nadezhda Popova. Let me know if you want original size files.

Sprint
Long Distance
Midde Distance and Team Announcement
May 30, 2011 11:19 PM # 
ebone:
It's good to see some of the new or returning members racing so well on what looks like a challenging set of trials courses. Congratulations to the WOC 2011 Team members, and best of luck for a great WOC!

Thanks to Wyatt, Valerie, and Sandy for keeping the home audience updated with results and maps, to Nadezhda for the photos, and to z-man for posting them.
May 31, 2011 12:14 AM # 
vmeyer:
Split times, WinSplits Online - Long by Courses

Split times, WinSplits Online - All classes separately

RouteGadget available here for all courses.

For those of you who participated this weekend, please draw in your routes!

And, for those who couldn't but would like to see the courses, select a course under Choose Competitors, Choose Class/Course to see the courses run. FYI - M-21+ ran Blue, and F-21+ ran Red.
May 31, 2011 12:53 AM # 
j-man:
Congratulations to everyone. A very fine team with lots of fine people.

Thanks to Neil and crew, and to HVO for stepping up to put on another marvelous trials!
May 31, 2011 1:13 AM # 
ndobbs:
There are a whole host of people in and out of HVO who did lots of work for this, I hadn't the courage to try naming them all today...

by category in random order...
Maps: Bob Burg (Purchase) (Orienteering Unlimited), Paul Bennett (Blue Mtn revisions)
Printing: Greg Balter (DVOA)
Meet directing: Guy Olsen
Registrars: Pete and Lex Bundschuh (pre) (UNO), George and Betsy Hawes (day of)
Finish crew: Bretons and more Bretons
SI and results: Bretons, Sandy Fillebrown (DVOA), Valerie Meyer (QOC!)
Start crew: Dave Webber+...
Water/refreshments: Bretons/Osborns/Mertz
Writing checks: Ellen Stibler
Vetting: Paul B, Nadya Popova, Eric Weyman (DVOA, also course consultant)
Miscellaneous: Alan Young, Ellen S, Ed Hicks, Janet Porter (DVOA)
Diplomacy: Boris, Linda, Wyatt...
Controls hanging - Becky Carlyle (WCOC) + others, see Becks' log :)

Loan of sprint control stand bases: DVOA
Loan of controls: WCOC
May 31, 2011 1:45 AM # 
JanetT:
Thanks to all!
Valerie is in QOC (Quantico) and hosts RouteGadget for a lot of events and (along with Sandy) has awesome SI skills.
May 31, 2011 3:08 AM # 
Joe:
wyatt, will there be a final trials scoring posted? did you find the laptop?
May 31, 2011 5:15 AM # 
......:
Congrats to those who made the team. Wishing you all success in France.
May 31, 2011 10:57 AM # 
TyrTom:
Congratulations WOC 2011 team members! I look forward to seeing everyone in France.
May 31, 2011 12:17 PM # 
PG:


Larger version
May 31, 2011 1:43 PM # 
Wyatt:
HTML version (of the scoring list)
May 31, 2011 1:44 PM # 
eddie:
Here are some photos from late on the last day. I think Clem, Vadim, Ian, Nadiya and Greg will have better shots of the ceremonies.
May 31, 2011 1:55 PM # 
Acampbell:
Is the scoring list from 2010 still posted any where? would be interesting to at least compare things for me.
May 31, 2011 2:04 PM # 
BorisGr:
Alison>>http://www.wyattriley.com/Trials/2010TrialsScoring...
May 31, 2011 2:06 PM # 
furlong47:
Just curious - why are only 4 women on the team this year?
May 31, 2011 2:12 PM # 
Cristina:
The fifth person has to have at least 270 points in order to be named to the team. I believe the rationale for four is to have relay team + 1, so there are four even if they don't have scores >270.
May 31, 2011 2:45 PM # 
furlong47:
Gotcha, thanks. I thought it was something like that but wondered because 4th and 5th had scores so close.
May 31, 2011 3:09 PM # 
carlch:
There are two West Point Cadets on the team. Pretty impressive since they didn't start orienteering until they came to West Point. The program there deserves some credit and probably the Campbells even though they aren't there anymore.

I think Hannah may be the first female cadet ever on the WOC team and Jordan the first since Mikell Platt.
May 31, 2011 3:29 PM # 
eddie:
Eric was talking about this yesterday. He said there was a female on the team with Mikell at one time. Also Pete Nelson was on the team in 1999 while a cadet. Are there others? Past teams are listed here. Yes, quite an accomplishment for Hannah and Jordan.
May 31, 2011 3:57 PM # 
Hammer:
Tim something or other?
May 31, 2011 4:14 PM # 
j-man:
Do you mean Tim Derrick? He is a good guy--military associations, but not WP.
May 31, 2011 6:43 PM # 
jmnipen:
Wow, awesome winning time on the Long, Blue course. Impressive.
May 31, 2011 8:37 PM # 
GuyO:
Additional club thank yous for loans of their SI-card rental supplies:
UNO, for pre-registered entries; and
DVOA, for Sprint day-of entries.
May 31, 2011 10:59 PM # 
jima:
Sue Baker was named to the team from West Point for I think the '78 WOC. classmate of mine and Mikell's - not sure if she went, as she didn't come back to West Point that fall.
May 31, 2011 11:03 PM # 
EricW:
I needed my memory refreshed by the team lists.
Cadet Mary Costello (now Forbes?) was with us in Hungary in 1983, along with Mikell P, but I believe she was a traveling alternate, not full team member.
It looks like Hannah deserves the recognition as the first female cadet, and Jordan and Hannah as the first pair of cadets.
Congratulations, and I hope Bud Fish is informed.
May 31, 2011 11:20 PM # 
eddie:
Awesome.
May 31, 2011 11:28 PM # 
Swampfox:
Jim, I don't think Sue was part of the '78 team in Norway, but I wasn't there and so I could be wrong about that. Maybe she was named as an alternate?

Eric, you are right that Mary was with us in Hungary, as an alternate. She roomed with Sharon, which I believe she described as an indelible, life shaping experience.
May 31, 2011 11:43 PM # 
EricW:
:-) )
A valuable alternate.
Jun 1, 2011 12:25 AM # 
EricW:
Coincidentally, I believe Major (at the time) Bud Fish was among the few who knew about the special terrain of Blue Mountain, and was advocating its mapping before HVO (Westchester?) undertook the project.
Jun 1, 2011 6:58 PM # 
vmeyer:
The RouteGadget courses for the Team Trial events are now geo-referenced. What does this mean?

It means that you can upload you GPS tracks a whole lot easier now. The tracks will load on the map pretty darn close to where they belong.

Here is how to do it if you have loaded your tracks to AP.

Go to the race and select the Globe. Then select GPX and save the tracks somehwere handy.

Open the corresponding RG event. Select GPS in the upper right hand corner. Select GPX format and browse to the file saved above. Hit OK.

Select Draw Your Route, and Choose your Course, and then your name.

Adjust the Blue squares to fine tune the tracks, if necessary. Hit OK, and now you have the option for some further fine tuning. Save and you are done.

Let me know if you have any questions/problems.
Jun 1, 2011 8:04 PM # 
Nev-Monster:
If someone wanted to start a "Brief History of West Point Orienteering" thread it would be an interesting read.
Jun 1, 2011 8:09 PM # 
GlenT:
Here's a start: http://www.dean.usma.edu/geo/clubs/o_team/History/...
Jun 2, 2011 5:33 PM # 
AZ:
Super event! What a joy to run in that terrain. Great courses.
Thanks to all of the organizers for putting that on for us.

And congratulations to all who tried out for the USA team - and 'good luck in France' to those who made the team. And a special note about how exciting it is to see so many young Canadian guys running so competitively
Jun 4, 2011 2:02 AM # 
smittyo:
Congratulations to all who made the team! Go Team USA!

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