2009 National MTBO Rankings

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In 2009 Australia staged twelve ranking events (8 Long Distance and 4 Middle Distance) over the states. See the attached file for rankings: 2009NatRankOAOld.xls The decision of the OA MTBO Committee confirmed at the Australian Championships was to base the rankings on the best two races for each rider who rode in more than one state or rode the two … Read More

Australia Day honour to Bob Mouatt

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Former Orienteering Australia President Bob Mouatt (pictured) of Red Roos in the ACT has been honoured with an OAM in the Australia Day honours list for services to orienteering. Bob’s contributions to orienteering over many years in administration, event management, media, technical development and Controller training are numerous and substantial. In recent years was President of Orienteering Australia before standing … Read More

The Australian Police and Emergency Games hit Hobart’s Infamous Dunes

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Orienteering Tasmania is hosting the orienteering competition for the Australian Police and Emergency Services Games (AP&ES Games) on Sunday 21 February.  The event will be held on arguably Australia’s most challenging map, Pittwater.  The technical sand dune terrain has bamboozled many a fine orienteer over the years. The event will be held in conjunction with a local event, so open to all … Read More

Eureka Challenge 2010 – Bulletin 1 Available

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You are invited to Eureka Challenge 2010 National Orienteering League and Public races. Download Bulletin 1 – Invitation and Entry Details Entry Closure Dates SILVA NOL Competitors: Entries close on Friday 19 February 2010, two weeks prior to the events. Public Race and State League Competitors – Entries close on Friday 26 February 2010, one week prior to the event. … Read More

Shared honours in Christmas Five Days

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Honours and weather conditions were shared in the just concluded Christmas Five Days in the Southern Highlands of NSW. Five Day organisational gurus Dick Ogilvie and Ron Pallas put together an interesting program of events in and around Mittagong and Belanglo and attracted visiting orienteers from as far away as Russia, Sweden and South Africa. Light rain on the first … Read More