2011 SILVA National Orienteering League- Call for Applications

SILVA-NOL-header-webOrienteering Australia is calling for state associations to host a round of the 2011 SILVA National Orienteering League (NOL).

The 2011 NOL will consist of at least 4 rounds of racing. Plans for 2 rounds of racing have been set in place, consisting of:

  • The Easter carnival in Western Australia (22-30 April)
  • The Australia/Oceania Championships Carnival in Vic, NSW & ACT (1 – 8 Oct)

OA would like applications for an addition two rounds consisting of:

  • A weekend in March. For this round alternative race formats (mixed relays, massed start etc) would be considered.
  • A weekend in mid/late May which will also be the final WOC trials. The 2011 World Championships will be held in France.

An example of Victoria’s successful 2007 bid can be found here

A copy of the guidelines including Section 7: Example Courses can be obtained from the Operational Manual on the OA Website.

For more information please contact Rob Preston via email to oa_headcoach@netspeed.com.au. Applications should be sent by 30 June, 2010.

Rob Preston

Manager, SILVA National Orienteering League