OPORD –WWMM (World Wide MAGC Muster)
Refer to Annex 1 for the explanation of acronyms
a. The Military Association of Geocachers is hosting a World Wide MAGC Muster. MAGC members from around the world will be hosting a group of simultaneous event at their home locations.
b. Muggles constitute the bulk of the enemy forces, but can be easily converted if they show an interest in geocaching.
c. Any and all cachers are considered to be a member of the friendly forces. ArcticAbn and MAGC is hosting this M&G of the March 2009 World Wide Military Association of Geocachers (MAGC) Muster.
d. It is assumed that all attendees will have fun. It is also assumed that all attendees will be seen having fun by nearby muggles. It is further assumed that interest will be generated in the afore mentioned muggles and that said muggles will seek forthwith to join the geocaching community. It is finally assumed that any non-MAGC member would inquire as about and pursue membership in this fine caching group.
2. MISSION. MAGC is proud to host the World Wide MAGC Muster of the Military Association of GeoCachers and other cachers located in the Upper Midwest Area of Operations (Minnesota). This event is to muster the cachers of the surrounding area for the purpose of meeting other like-minded cachers and grubbing down on the various edible items available at the meeting place located at the coordinates posted above.
a. Concept of operations. Cachers will see that a M&G event has been published to take place at 071800ZMAR2009 (1200 hours local or 12pm for Civilians). Participation by all cachers is requested for the maximum effectiveness of this scheduled event. A physical logbook will be available as directed by GC Command. Internet access will be available to all participants for the collection of the appropriate smilies from the GC website and acknowledgement of the WWMM at the MAGC message board. Enjoyment is expected to be had by all present. The event will officially conclude at 071830ZMAR2009 (1230 hours local). However, it is expected and even encouraged that the assembled cachers will continue with the festivities well past the ending DTG.
b. Maneuver instructions. The M&G event will take place at the Dunn Bros Coffee Hours located at 15265 Galaxie Ave, Suite 600 in Apple Valley, Minnesota. Cachers approaching the M&G location from North will find the location on their right, cachers approaching from the South will find it on their left. Ample parking is available on site.
c. Coordinating instructions. If there are questions or concerns, please feel free to send a message through the GC command email to ArcticAbn.
4. SERVICE SUPPORT.
a. Support concept. The event is hosted by the Airborne Team Chapter of MAGC, the local chapter members of the Military Association of GeoCachers.
b. Material and services. Dunn Bros is graciously providing the WiFi hotspot and the subsequent the internet access. ArcticAbn is offer one of his personal geocoins as a door prize to one luck attendee at 1830Z. Cachers presence is required.
c. Health service support. Dunn Bros is handicap accessible. Members of the caching community will be available to render assistance if required.
5. COMMAND AND SIGNAL.
a. Command. The WWMM event is published in accordance with GC guidelines and guidance from its many volunteers who operate to maintain the safety and integrity of the fine worldwide sport of geocaching.
Other Approved Muster Locations are:
GC1MMWA 1MAGC MUSTER WHISKEY ALPHA (Approved) - Laurel, Maryland
GC1MNWH 1MAGC NOVEMBER WHISKEY HOTEL (Approved) - Salt Springs, Florida (Ocala National Forest)
GC1MEG9 1 MAGC ECHO GOLF NINER (Approved) - Savannah, Georgia
GC1MVAB 1 MAGC VICTOR ALPHA BRAVO (Approved) - Balad, Iraq
GC1MV3B 1 MAGC VICTOR THREE BRAVO (Approved) - Jennersville, Pennsylvania
b. Signal. The iconic figure of geocaching.com.
Come out and have fun at twelve o’clock in the afternoon on Saturday, March 7, 2009. The M&G is scheduled to last for 30 minutes, but will probably last a lot longer as new and old cachers alike mingle and grub out.
Be sure to sign the logbook as well as log in to the GC event page to claim your smilie. MAGC members will also be able to check in at the appropriate message board.
Above all else – HAVE FUN!!!
Date: 7 March 2009
Time: 1800Z (12:00 CST)
Location: Dunn Bros Coffee Shop, 15265 Galaxie Ave, Suite 600, Apple Valley, MN 55124
Proud member of the MAGC: