Orienteering Australia is pleased to announce that Mikkel Kaae Nielsen and Warren Key have been appointed the Coach and Manager for this year’s Junior World Orienteering Champs (JWOC) in Turkey. Natasha Key will assist the team for the Pre JWOC acclimatisation week, with Brett Weihart helping out for the competition week.
Mikkel is back. After being an assistant last year, he is stepping up a notch. Warren is well known about the traps, and we welcome his vast experience. Natasha, with her recent knowledge of racing at the top, and Brett, who will bring with him his Organising expertise, will round out the team.
JWOC will be in Kocaeli, Turkey from the 26th June – 3rd July. Athletes will be selected after the final trials at Easter in NSW