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OA Coaching Conference, Canberra 24th-25th Jan 2015.

ORIENTEERING AUSTRALIA    COACHING CONFERENCE January 24th-25th January 2015    AIS, Canberra. A Coaching Conference is being planned by the Orienteering Australia High Performance Coaches. This conference is aimed at any orienteer who is interested …
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Australian Team- World Cup 2015 Round 1 Tasmania.

Orienteering Australia has announced the team to compete in the World Cup races in Tasmania in January. Australia is entitled to have a maximum of 10 runners in each discipline (men and women). A full …
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Australian Long Distance Championship Map 2014

Elite Winners Photos-Australian Championships 2014

At the Australian Championships held last weekend in the W21E class the convincing winner was Lizzie Ingham (NZ) a resident of Canberra studying at ANU in a time of 70:34 for the 10.6km course. This …
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JWOC 2015 SELECTION CRITERIA

The JWOC 2015 Selection Criteria is available here 2015 JWOC SELECTION CRITERIA Nick Dent

National Orienteering League 2014- Final Standings

After today’s Australian Relay Championships the final standings for the team point score have been finalised in each of the four classes. In the M21 team points the Canberra Cockatoos retained their lead throughout most …
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International Victories in Australian Championships

At the Australian Long Distance Championships held today at Warranine Brook east of Perth in WA there was an international result in the M21E and W21E classes. In fast open terrain with many granite rocky …
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National Orienteering League Final Rounds

Final National Orienteering League Rounds The Australian Long Distance Championship event this Saturday will see the conclusion of the individual NOL pointscore. The Australian Relay Championships on Sunday will see the teams section finalized. In …
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AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND CHALLENGE- CLASSES and NOMINATION

The Classes for the AUS-NZ Challenge will be: M/W16, M/W18, M/W20 M/W21E, M/W40, M/W45, M/W50, M/W55, M/W60, M/W65. Nominations to oaselectors@gmail.com by Sunday 12th October to include  the nominees name, preferred age class, actual 2015 age …
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NOL Points October 2nd

Updated NOL Points are available here. Only one event remaining for the Individual -Australian Long Distance Championships, this weekend. Two events remaining for the Teams- Australian Long Distance Championships and the Australian Relay Championships, this weekend 2014 …
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Mapping workshop in Sydney Aug 29-30

ONSW will be conducting a mapping workshop in Sydney on August 29-30. Alex Tarr, one of Australia’s leading mappers, heads an impressive list of presenters. This is the course to attend if you wish to …
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Follow World Championships live via IOF LiveCenter

The IOF would like to remind everyone of the LiveCenter service that the IOF has set up. You can follow live GPS tracking, web streaming and arena speaker voice from the World Orienteering Championships here: …
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2015 National Orienteering League program announced

The 2015 National Orienteering League program has been finalised as follows. Round Date Event Location/Map 1 Sat 7th March Mixed Sprint Relay Sydney – map TBC 2 Sat 7th March Sprint Qualification Sydney – map …
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Update on Eventor

At the Orienteering Australia AGM held during Easter several states put forward motions relating to progressing the development of Eventor. An update on the progress of the items discussed at the AGM is described below. …
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WOC LONG DISTANCE

Yesterday in Lavarone we had the WOC long distance event. After the urban terrain of the sprints we moved into the bush terrain for the rest of the events. A lot of the athletes were …
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WUOC Relay

Today was the conclusion of the WUOC for 2014 in Olomouc. The relays were held on the same map as yesterday’s middle distance event. After the km rates that were run yesterday we were expecting …
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WUOC Middle Distance

Today at Protivanov was another successful day for the Swiss and the Swedes at this years WUOC. Albin Ridefelt (Sweden) was a comfortable 36 second winner in the men’s race. He had a very fast …
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WUOC Sprint

Today’s sprint was held in the surroundings of the basilica at Svaty Kopecek, which included some controls in the Olomouc Zoo and also much running on cobblestone streets in the urban area. The arena was …
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WUOC Long Distance

Today was the Long Distance event and the winners were Norway in the women and France in the Men. Goril Ronning Sund (Norway) won the womens gold medal in today`s long distance race in Nectavske …
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WUOC Sprint Relay

Yesterday in Kromeriz town square we had the WUOC Sprint Relay. A nice area with some old town and a large section of parkland which meant fast running and little navigational challenges. The winning team …
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WUOC Opening Ceremony

World University Orienteering Opening Ceremony was held last night in Olomouc. The Australian team had moved into the official accommodation earlier in the day and had a chance to experience the model sprint map which …
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