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Black 01 - Sussex Olympic Rings

A cache by Sussex Olympic Rings Team Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 06/27/2012
2 out of 5
2 out of 5

Size: Size:   micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

Black Olympic Ring - Cache #1

This series of 65 puzzle caches has been placed to celebrate the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics. Each ring is set by different cachers and contains 11 or 12 hides plus a bonus. The whole design is over 4km across. You will need to find all caches for a ring in order to find the bonus and complete the ring.

There are three Medal caches above the rings, Bronze, Silver and Gold. See the Bonus cache descriptions for how to find them. See the Gold Medal cache page for full series credits.

The Sussex Olympics Rings Team is: NogNod, Tootsie's Trackers, Cachedragon, Martletsman, ProfTonks, AnTsInRpAnTs & Lost!

You can do all the black ring caches in a single walk. It's not a loop, but it should link with caches in the yellow and green rings. If you do the black ring caches in reverse order, you'll have to double back for the bonus.

This series is now featured in issue 10 of The Seeker the magazine of the Geocaching Association of Great Britain. See this link


For 4 Games in a row the host city of the Summer Olympics began with the same letter of the alphabet. The first of those Games was in the year 19AB, the last was in the year 19CD

Co-ords N 51 0(D+2) . (B-A)D(C-A), W 000 0A . (A-1)A(C-4)

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Ybbx oruvaq gerr ubbxrq va Vil 6sg hc

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)