1. NOL Round 1 Sprint Series this weekend in Brisbane. Three sprint events in two days. Starting with a sprint relay for teams of two women and teams of two men to be held in central Brisbane at Roma Street Parklands. This will be the first time this area has been used for orienteering.
Saturday PM will be a sprint qualification heats for both senior and junior elites with the top five from each heat progressing to the A final to be held on Sunday morning. The heats will be held at Griffith University, Nathan Campus and the finals at Kelvin Grove campus of Queensland University of Technology.
Bulletin 3 is now available
Start lists for the heats
2. NOL Round 2 NE Victoria 22nd/23rd March. Entries are available on eventor and the closing date is 8th March. Saturday will be a middle distance event at Rowdy Flat and Sunday will be a long distance WRE at Kangaroo Crossing.
Start lists will be available from eventor as soon as possible after closing date along with event information. There will be a full range of courses for non elites on both days- refer to information on eventor for class/course structure.
3. Nominations for WOC , World Cup and World University Orienteering Championships are due by this Saturday 22nd February at 8:00am. Any athlete who wants to be considered for selection in any of the teams to represent Australia must complete a nomination form (as per the information in previous news item).
Selection criteria has also been published- see news item.