Kathryn Ewels and Grace Elson tied for first place in the Sprint Distance race at Monash University. This was also the National Orienteering League race 8 and the World Championship team trial for the sprint. Jasmine Neve, Tracy Bluett, Susanne Casanova and Anna Sheldon were also very close behind.
Matt Crane (GBR) took out the men’s race from Bruce Arthur and Simon Uppill.
Competitors are now travelling 1.5 hours to Creswick for the Middle Distance race this afternoon in complex gold mining terrain.