Orienteering Australia Appointments – WOC Coach

Fredrik Johansson2020 Archive, High Performance, High Performance News, News

Orienteering Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of Brett Weihart as WOC Coach.

WOC 2021 is held in the Czech Republic 3-9 July around the town of Doksy.

Brett, originally from Adelaide and currently residing in Sweden is a former JWOC representative (competing at first ever JWOC in Sweden, 1990 (40th position in individual long – best non-European result) and Australia WOC joint-Coach in  2006 and 2007 where Australia in 2006 succeeded in achieving its first ever world championships gold medal at senior level and a 4th position in the women’s relay. Brett has also had various coaching roles for a number of Swedish clubs, Sävedalens IK (women’s team), Hestra IF (juniors) and OK Orinto (juniors). These clubs are in the 300-1000 member size. With family in Adelaide and Darwin, an Australian business to conduct out of Adelaide, and other Australian-based commitments expected later in 2021, Brett keeps a strong bond to his Australian roots.