2017 Silva Medal

Silva Medal 2017 The Silva Medal competition for 2017 is based on points for participating and placing in the Australian Championships ( Sprint, Medium and Long), and the Australian 3-Days Championships (each day considered as a separate event), (Elite and A classes in M/W16 and above). Points are scored for completing a course as follows: 1st – 4; 2nd – … Read More

National League Point Score

Current NOL point scores have been published leading into the final weekend of competition at the Australian Long Distance and Relay Championships. Charlotte Watson now has a single point lead in the senior women’s competition over teammate Jo Allison with Belinda Lawford a close third. In the teams competitions the closest contests are in the juniors where ACT leads Tasmania … Read More

Silva Medal – Progressive Scores after 5 Events

Silva Medal 201 Progressive Scores After Australian Medium Championships The Silva Medal competition for 2017 is based on points for participating and placing in the Australian Championships ( Sprint, Medium and Long), and the Australian 3-Days Championships (each day considered as a separate event), (Elite and A classes in M/W16 and above). Points are scored for completing a course as … Read More

AUS_NZL MTBO Challenge Team Announced

Riders in the team for the upcoming Australia-New Zealand MTBO Challenge at the Australian Championship at Wingello on 7 & 8th October have now been confirmed. Class Team Firstname Surname M21 Team Glen Charlton M21 Team Steven Todkill M21 Team Angus Robinson M21 Reserve Ricky Thackray M21 Reserve Fergus Mackie M40 Team Craig Steffens M40 Team Ian Dalton M40 Middle, … Read More

Australian Bushrangers Team announced

The Australian team to compete against New Zealand at the forthcoming Australian Championships has been announced by the senior and junior selection panels. The team can be found here.

Squad coaches sought

Orienteering Australia is seeking volunteers to coach and manage two of its national training squads: the Australian Junior Development Squad and the National Development Squad. The coaches will also be given the option of managing or coaching either the JWOC or WOC team. Further details can be found here.

OA Executive Officer and Administrative Support Officer – applications wanted

With the forthcoming retirement of John Harding after years of outstanding service, Orienteering Australia is seeking an Executive Officer to lead the sport into the coming years in Australia. We are also seeking an Administration Support Officer to support the Executive Officer in their work.   Applications are sought for suitable candidates to fill these positions. The Orienteering Australia office … Read More

Three season winners in National Orienteering League

Congratulations to Simon Uppill (Senior Men), Aston Key (Junior Men), and Tara Melhuish (Junior Women) who all won at the National Orienteering League in Canberra on the weekend to achieve perfect season scores of eight wins and wrap up their titles. Jo Allison still leads senior women from Natasha Key who closed the gap with two wins but the season … Read More

Lucy Mackie Wins Silver

Lucy Mackie has won Silver at the World Mountain Bike Championships Middle distance in Lithuania. Just 2 minutes behind the Czech star rider Veronika Kubinova. Younger brother Fergus had a top 10 finish in his race finishing 9th. Glen Charlton debuted in a tough MTBO at 67th. More on the ONSW site. Also check out the event website: http://www.mtbo.lt/wmtboc-2017/ (Seniors are … Read More

Silva Medal – 2017 – Progressive Scores after 3 Events

  The Silva Medal competition for 2017 is based on points for participating and placing in the Australian Championships ( Sprint, Medium and Long), and the Australian 3-Days Championships (each day considered as a separate event), (Elite and A classes in M/W16 and above). Points are scored for completing a course as follows: 1st – 4; 2nd – 3; 3rd … Read More