OA Head Coach Decision Postponed

Paul PrudhoeCoaching, High Performance, High Performance News

With the 1st two National League events looming next weekend, processes already underway for athletes competing in the first two rounds, and after giving consideration to not causing any disruption to athletes who are now in preparation, OA has decided not to continue with the Head Coach selection process at this time until after this year’s WOC in Norway (12th … Read More

Orienteering Australia appoints Director, High Performance

Paul PrudhoeAbout OA, High Performance, High Performance News

Orienteering Australia is pleased to announce that at its March Board meeting, Stephen Craig was appointed as Director, High Performance. Steve started orienteering in Sydney in 1982, did orienteering as a school sport at Knox Grammar School in Sydney with the late Mike Isbell as teacher, and joined Big Foot after leaving school. Steve ran in three WOC teams in … Read More

NOL scores going into final races

Jim RussellHigh Performance News

NOL scores have been updated after the Qld round https://orienteering.asn.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/2018_NOL_Results_After_Round_12.html There are 4 individual races to go, Aus Middle, Aus Sprint, Aus Long and SA Middle.

Coaching positions available in 2018

Jim RussellCoaching, High Performance News

To all the coaches out there, Orienteering Australia is looking for you to take up a position coaching a team or squad in 2019 All of these positions are available, please consider Our 2 main positions are OA Headcoach/Senior Squad coach (has 1st choice of being WOC Coach) Junior Squad coach (has 1st choice of being JWOC Coach) These 2 … Read More

Round-up of Australian WOC and JWOC results

blairFeatured News, High Performance News, News

The World Orienteering Championships in Estonia and the Junior World Orienteering Championships in Finland are now completed. A round-up of the Australian results is below. World Orienteering Championships Sprint Henry McNulty – 37th Krystal Neumann – 39th Natasha Key – mispunch in final Belinda Lawford – 20th in qualifying Simon Uppill – 21st in qualifying Brodie Nankervis – 24th in … Read More

Squads – New applications

Jim RussellHigh Performance News, News

Are you the next Julian Dent? Do you want to represent Australia at Junior World Champs? What about WOC? Or maybe University Champs? Maybe represent Australia in the Bushrangers challenge against New Zealand. To do this, you have to be part of a Squad, and on AMP. To put in a expression of interest, to become a squad member, please … Read More

Seeking a coach and a manager for the Schools Test Team at Oceania Championships

Ian ProsserFeatured News, High Performance News, News

Orienteering Australia is calling for applications for coach and manager positions for the Australian schools team to tour NZ over the Oceania Carnival events and subsequent schools test-match events. It is anticipated that the team will travel together from Friday 14th of April to Thursday 20th of April. The schools test match will be held over the last two events … Read More