• Enrolment Deadline:

  • 31 December (Sat)
    Please leave enough time to finish the competition

  • Event Date:

  • 1 Nov - 31 Dec 2022

  • Competition Location:

  • Kowloon Districts

Enrolment Deadline:

31 December (Sat)
Please leave enough time to finish the competition

Event Date:

1 Nov - 31 Dec 2022

Competition Location:

Kowloon Districts

On Track to Save - MSF Virtual Orienteering Competition

The journey of life-saving aid is rough and difficult. In order to let supporters in Hong Kong experience the challenges faced by the field workers, who walk through some of the world’s most testing environments to provide medical aid to patients in dire situation, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Hong Kong has organised its annual orienteering competition “On Track to Save” since 2002.
In the 50 years of medical response, MSF has always adapted our life-saving work to the difficulties and limitations in the world. And at this special time in our history, “On Track to Save” also moves forward in a new format.

Participants can select an MSF field worker role to complete the “Frontline Missions” referencing real field stories via a mobile app to experience and learn more about the life-saving journey of an MSF field workers on the front line, especially for the Rohingya.

Enrolment Procedure

Online Registration

Open Team (1-4 participants)
Please fill in personal information, submit enrolment fee and donation. MSF will notify each participant of the Team Code and login password for the “Personal Page” via a confirmation email and entitle a game ticket after successful enrolment. All participants must be aged 14* or above.
Family team (2-4 participants)
Please fill in all team members information, submit an enrolment fee and donation together^. One of the team members must be aged below 14* and have to complete the competition with their Team Leader. The team result will be calculated based on the scores obtained by other team member(s). Family teams are not eligible for Competition Awards.

* Age as of 30 October 2022.
^ The team members cannot be changed or swapped once the team is created.

Team up with your friends

Open team: Participants who have successfully registered can form a new team or join an existing team, invite friends by sending link for registration, check personal details, make donation after log into the Personal page.

Family team: Participants who have successfully registered can check personal details, make donation after log into the Personal page.

^The team members cannot be changed or swapped once the team is created.

Download the "On Track to Save" mobile app

The mobile app will be launched on Google Play and App Store before 1 November. The use of “On Track to Save” mobile app is necessary in this competition. Remember to install the app before the competition.

Start your mission

During the competition period, login to the mobile app, select a team and pick a field worker role. Then, start the competition with other members simultaneously.
The competition period is from 1 November to 31 December . Please reserve enough time to finish the competition.

Participant’s pack and redemption

Redemption details:

Now to 31 December 2022
12:00nn - 22:00, Monday to Sunday (closed on Public Holidays)
Easy Trade Redemption Centre (Mong Kok) - 18/F, Attilio Building, 579 Nathan Road, Mong Kok, Kowloon
*Please visit the mentioned centre for redemption 3 working days after receipt of enrolment confirmation email. 
^Each participant is eligible for one souvenir pack. The packs are limited and are available on a first-come, first-served basis, while stocks last.
Those who have completed the competition will receive the e-completion certificate by email at the end of the event. 。

* The Medals are available on a first come first serve basis with limited quantity
** The cooling towel and water proof bag are random gifts

A competition souvenir redemption letter will be sent via email. Please show the redemption email and identity proof for redemption. Participants can authorise a representative to redeem the souvenir packs for them. The representative should present a completed Authorisation Form for redemption.

Event Tips

Here are some tips to stay healthy during the competition and to protect our natural environment.
  • Participants should maintain appropriate social distance during the competition, wear a mask according to the relevant government regulations to minimise risk of infections.
  • During the competition, sweat or saliva will dampen your masks and diminish their effectiveness to protect. Please bring along extra masks if needed.
  • Keep hands clean at all times. Perform hand hygiene frequently with hand sanitiser or wash hands with liquid soap and water, and rub for at least 20 seconds, especially before touching one's mouth, nose or eyes; before eating; after using the toilet; after touching public installations such as handrails or door knobs; or when hands are contaminated by respiratory secretions after coughing or sneezing.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with tissue paper when sneezing or coughing. Dispose of soiled tissues into a lidded rubbish bin, then wash hands thoroughly.
  • Participants should take their temperature, make sure they do not have fever (body temperature 37.5°C or below) and are physically fit to join the competition. For more information, you can visit Centre for Health Protection website.
  • Should participants feel unwell during the competition, please take rest at a safe place. For immediate attention, please seek medical help.
  • For the public and participant's health, each participant should strictly adhere to all measures for preventing, protecting against, delaying or otherwise controlling the incidence or transmission of disease implemented by the Hong Kong Government pursuant to the Prevention and Control of Disease Ordinance (Cap.599), its related subsidiary legislation including but not limited to Prevention and Control of Disease (Prohibition on Group Gathering) Regulation (Cap.599G) and Prevention and Control of Disease (Wearing of Mask) Regulation (Cap.599I) and all related laws and regulations.
  • The Organiser will release the latest competition details and updates through the competition's mobile application and website. Please turn on related notification settings on your mobile in order to receive such information.
  • Should there be additional anti-epidemic measures required by venue providers in the course of the competition, please comply with the relevant requirements.
  1. Information references COVID-19 Thematic website, HKSAR, Centre for Health Protection (CHP) website, Department of Health, HKSAR and World Health Organization (WHO) website.

Before the competition

  • Go green with the internet (reduce printing and use of paper):
    • Online enrolment via event website or email
    • Obtain the latest event news from the event website

During the competition

  • Take your litter home (regardless of the size). Keep the environment clean.
  • Make use of recycle bins for waste sorting.
  • Bring a reusable bottle for drinking water to minimise bottled water consumption.
  • Prepare and use your own towel instead of tissue paper.
  • Competition checkpoints may be situated in public areas, like parks and museums. Please keep all locations clean, try to minimise numbers while passing by the venues and avoid disturbing other users.
  • Participants will plan their own route and finish on their own schedule during the competition period. No supplies will be provided at the checkpoints. Participants are advised to bring sufficient supplies for the competition.
  • Please check the weather forecast before the competition. If weather conditions turn bad in the course of the competition, please cease your participation immediately and take shelter.
  • In the event of emergency, please safely remove yourself from immediate danger. Keep yourself safe in all circumstances.