Athlete Interview with Ethan Penck

Brodie Nankervis2022 Archive, Athlete Profiles, High Performance

This month Brodie interviewed recent Junior World Orienteering Championship (JWOC) debutant Ethan Penck. Ethan hails from South Australia, representing the Southern Arrows and this year had a successful domestic season which led to a place in the Australian Junior Team. During this years NOL season he impressively made the open men’s final of the knockout sprint, taking on several WOC … Read More

Live interview with JWOC representatives Mikayla Cooper, Julia Gannon and Mikaela Gray

Brodie Nankervis2022 Archive, Athlete Profiles, High Performance

Join us for our 2nd live interview for this year, this time with JWOC representatives Mikayla Cooper, Julia Gannon and Mikaela Gray! Fresh off racing in Portugal last week, the girls will be reflecting on their experiences of what could be described as an unintentional Sprint JWOC. With two debutants and one experienced junior athlete, it will be interesting to … Read More

Reflections on WOC 2022 – Live Interview with Aston Key

Brodie Nankervis2022 Archive, Athlete Profiles, High Performance

Fresh off his 5th place at the World Orienteering Championships Sprint Individual race, Aston Key will be joining Brodie Nankervis for a live Zoom interview this Wednesday 6th of July at 6pm AEST. Aston will be recapping his fantastic performance in the Sprint Individual, as well as covering his preparation for WOC 2022 and his experience in making the semi … Read More

January Athlete Interview with Ricky Thackray

Brodie Nankervis2022 Archive, Athlete Profiles, High Performance, Mountain Bike Orienteering

This month Brodie sat down with Ricky Thackray, recently having moved from Western Australia to Victoria at the behest of his wife to further her career.  Ricky has represented Australia at the World MTBO Champs in 2012, 2013, 2016, 2018 and 2019 and has taken out several Australian titles, although has yet to win a National middle-distance title despite winning … Read More

2019 National Rankings – non-elite – Revised

Darryl Erbacher2019 Archive, Athlete Profiles

Revised National non-Elite Rankings Statistician Notes: 1. An error has been detected in the way the rankings were calculated this year. Corrected rankings are below. The error resulted in orienteers receiving a higher ranking score than the published formula would suggest. The error was larger the further down the rankings one found oneself. As a result of the correction being … Read More

2019 Silva Medal

Darryl Erbacher2019 Archive, Athlete Profiles, News

2019 Silva Medal The Silva Medal has been won by Stephen Craig NC N. Congratulations Stephen. The Silva Medal competition for 2019 is based on points for participating and placing in the Australian Championships (Sprint, Middle and Long), the Australian 3-Days Championships (each day considered as a separate event) and the Oceania Championships (Sprint, Middle and Long) (Elite and A … Read More