JWOC and WOC updates

Unfortunately Toph Naunton is no longer able to manage the JWOC team this year because of a work commitment. However, we are very pleased to announce that Hanny Allston has volunteered for the position, bringing a vast experience as an elite athlete. Don’t forget that JWOC nominations are due by 17 February.  HERE WOC nominations are also open and close … Read More

Entries OPEN for Pittwater (Tas) NOL races

Enter HERE Entries close, 3rd March. No late entries Select NOL races if you are entering Elite courses on Saturday and Sunday. There is a ‘non NOL’ event on the Monday, entries are also open for it

Australian Schools Team

Orienteering Australia is pleased to announce the Australian Schools Team to compete in New Zealand in April after the Oceania Championships. The team is: Senior Girls Rachel Allen Amy Enkelaar Tara Melhuish Caitlin Young Laurel Gannon (res) Junior Girls Ella Cuthbert Julia Gannon Mikaela Gray Zoe Melhuish Sophie Jones (res) Senior Boys Alastair George Angus Haines Aston Key Patrick Miller … Read More

OA National Squads for 2017

National Squads for 2017 have been finalised, they can be found on this page Targeted Talent Athletes will be announced at a later date

National Orienteering League ACT Autumn Classics in Canberra

A bulletin has been released providing details of the exciting ACT Autumn Classics in Canberra on 25 & 26 March. These include both the NOL events on 25 & 26 March and the Australian Universities Orienteering Championships on 25 March. 2017ACT_Autumn_Classics_Info_Sheet

JWOC Nominations

Orienteering Australia is calling for nominations for the Australian team to compete at JWOC 2017 in Finland. Nominations should be submitted via the JWOC nomination “event” on eventor: JWOC nomination form Nominations close on February 17. Please also refer to the December OA news item which describes the selection process for the team.

Schools Team Nominations

We have extended the nomination deadline for the Australian Schools Team to compete in NZ in April. The new deadline is January 5 2017. Please see the earlier news item for details and how to nominate.

ANZ Challenge team for 2017 Oceania Championships in NZ

ANZ Challenge team for 2017 Oceania Championships in NZ W16: Ella Cuthbert, Zoe Melhuish, Caitlyn Young (reserve Emily Sorensen) M16: Dante Afnan, Tristan Miller, Noah Poland (reserve Ryan Gray) W/M18/20/21: To be selected after the NOL race in Tasmania W40: Jenny Casanova, Anna Fitzgerald, Rachel West M40: Bruce Arthur, Graham Braid, Blair Trewin W45: Jennifer Enderby, Wendy Read, Karen Wild-Allen … Read More