2022 Silva Medal – Progress after 5 Events

Darryl ErbacherUncategorized

Silva Medal 2022 The Silva Medal is awarded to the Australian orienteer who best performs relative to their class in specified events. Points are awarded for Days 1, 2 and 3 of the Australian 3-Days Championship, the Australian Long Distance Championships, the Australian Middle Distance Championships, the Australian Sprint Championships, any State Championship conducted at the 3-Days carnival and the Australian Championships Carnival … Read More

2022 Silva Medal – Progress Scores after 4 Events

Darryl ErbacherUncategorized

Silva Medal 2022 The Silva Medal is awarded to the Australian orienteer who best performs relative to their class in specified events. Points are awarded for Days 1, 2 and 3 of the Australian 3-Days Championship, the Australian Long Distance Championships, the Australian Middle Distance Championships, the Australian Sprint Championships, any State Championship conducted at the 3-Days carnival and the Australian Championships Carnival … Read More

National Sport Integrity Framework Overview

Mike DowlingUncategorized

Orienteering Australia has adopted the National Integrity Framework for sport in Australia and is in the process of fully implementing all the requirements of the framework. Our National Integrity Manager is working with OA and our state affiliates to implement the framework. This video provided by Sport Integrity Australia summarises what this means for members and participants in our sport.

Orienteering submits an Expression of Interest to be included in the 2026 Victoria Commonwealth Games

Mike DowlingUncategorized

There is a chance that Orienteering will be a sport in the Commonwealth Games in 2026 when they return to Victoria and focus on regional locations like Bendigo and Ballarat. A Working Group of Orienteering Australia and Orienteering Victoria representatives in partnership with the International Orienteering Federation has submitted an Expression of Interest (EOI) along with a range of other … Read More

Get Into Orienteering – Promotional Videos

Mike DowlingUncategorized

Check out these two fantastic promotional videos introducing orienteering to people unfamiliar with our sport. Produced by Orienteering NSW, with the cooperation of Living It Live and Sport NSW. Orienteering – The adventure sport for all ages Orienteering – Amazing adventures for the young and free  

World Games Sprint Race Wrap

Mike DowlingUncategorized

Aston, Milla, Mason and Aislinn all ran today in the Individual Sprint at the World Games in Birmingham, US. It was a fiercely hot and humid day on a university campus which was very hilly. Despite being quite a simple map, the courses were set well and had some exciting route choice challenges. Aston was the strongest runner of the … Read More

Australian Team begins Competition in the World Games

Mike DowlingUncategorized

The World Games orienteering program begins at midnight tonight AEST with the Sprint. We wish our team of Milla Key, Aislinn Prendergast, Mason Arthur and Aston Key all the best in what will be hot fields in hot and humid running conditions. If you are awake in the wee small hours follow all the action via the IOF Live Centre … Read More

Orienteering Australia adopts National Integrity Framework

Mike DowlingUncategorized

  Orienteering Australia has adopted the National Integrity Framework for sport and advised Sport Integrity Australia at its July Board meeting. The Framework takes a proactive approach to mitigate integrity threats to orienteering and seeks to provide a safe, fair and healthy environment for participants at all levels of our sport.   For more information about the framework go to … Read More

World Orienteering Championships LIVE – 2022 Denmark – First event: Sprint Relay

Arpad KocsikUncategorized

The World Orienteering Championships in Denmark kicks off this Sunday with the Sprint Relay in Kolding. Follow all the Live services on Orienteering.sport. Especially the LIVE Web-tv stream, which will be available with English commentary for all three competitions. Timezone:The Event local time zone is CEST (UTC +2). All printed times in IOF LIVE pages are CEST (UTC +2). Web-tv schedule:  … Read More

Support our 2022 National Teams with a tax deductible donation though the Australian Sports Foundation

Mike Dowling2022 Archive, Featured News, High Performance, Uncategorized

Whilst Orienteering Australia meets some of the cost associated with sending our National Teams to Europe, your donation will be used to assist team members cover accommodation and living expenses while overseas, uniform costs and airfares to and from the events. To make a donation toward assisting our senior teams go to WOC, World Cup, World Games and WUOC: https://asf.org.au/…/national-senior-orienteering-teams … Read More