National Orienteering League Round 1

Ian ProsserUncategorized

There was some exciting racing at Hill End last weekend for the first round of NOL 2019 with a relay and a long distance race. Some things stayed the same and others were new. Victorian and Canberra Cockatoos continued from last year to lead Senior Women and Men respectively and the Cockatoos also lead Junior Women. What was new was … Read More

Silva Medal 2019

Darryl ErbacherUncategorized

Silva Medal 2019 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 … Read More

Late nominations for WOC and JWOC

Ian ProsserUncategorized

Nominations for WOC and JWOC teams were due by last Friday but we will accept late nominations until midnight on Sunday 24 March Eastern Australia time. Nominations can be made here.

National Selection Panels for 2019

Ian ProsserUncategorized

A few new appointments have been made to the senior and junior selection panels for 2019. The senior panel is: Ian Prosser (HP Administrator, non-voting chair) Jim Russell (Head Coach) Tracy Bluett Bruce Arthur The junior panel is: Ian Prosser (non-voting chair) Jim Russell Krystal Neumann (JWOC Manager and Assistant Coach) Brodie Nankervis (JWOC Coach) Cathy McComb Thanks to retiring … Read More

2019 Squads

Jim RussellUncategorized

Squads for 2019 have been named, you can find them HERE. Squads will be revised after Easter 2019 in WA Congratulations to all involved

Orienteering Australia – Head Coach

Paul PrudhoeUncategorized

Orienteering Australia plans to fill the Head Coach position for the 2019-2020 period. This position is responsible for leading the performance programs of Australian orienteering, from World Championships level to grassroots-level coaching. The current position description is as described here.  However, Orienteering Australia is prepared to negotiate duties, the hours worked and remuneration with the successful applicant, following consideration of … Read More

MTBO News

Paul PrudhoeUncategorized

2019 Australia MTBO Team Manager and Team Coach Positions – World Championships, Denmark – July 19th – August 4th.   Applications are now being called for these positions. The coach position is fully funded.   The manager position will only have a subsidy for the 2 weeks of the World Championships in Denmark based on costs. Applications are due by December 10. … Read More

2019 JWOC Positions

Ian ProsserUncategorized

The Orienteering Australia Board is pleased to announce that Brodie Nankervis and Krystal Neumann have been appointed as Coach, and Manager and Assistant Coach, respectively, for the 2019 Australian Junior World Orienteering Championships Team. This is the same pair that led the 2018 JWOC team and we would like to thank Krystal and Brodie for volunteering again for these important … Read More