2018 National League after Round 1

The first four races of the 2018 National Orienteering League were held this weekend as part of the Melbourne Sprint Weekend. Great British visitors running for Victoria, Peter Hodkinson and William Gardner, dominated the senior men competition while Belinda Lawford (ACT) is ahead of Krystal Neumann (QLD) and Natasha Key (VIC) in the senior women. Aston Key (VIC) took over … Read More

WOC Team Manager

Orienteering Australia is looking for a manager for the Australian team to attend the World Orienteering Championships in Latvia on August 4-11. The team coach will be Jim Russell. If you would like to volunteer or know someone who would be suitable please contact Ian Prosser (Ian.prosser11@gmail.com) or Jim Russell (headcoach@orienteering.asn.au). Details can be found here.

Nominations extended

Until Sunday, 4th March https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSekuZfDMOktrtc13yl11o6Kwk9lZUa-adq5-Ks20q1v3dKd7A/viewform 

Nominations closing soon

Nominations for Australian teams to WOC, JWOC, WUOC and Bushrangers trip to NZ close on the 20th Feb. More information Nomination Form Links to who has nominated are below. WOC JWOC WUOC NZ Trip For those who have nominated for the Sprint at WOC, there has been a change to the Embargo conditions, more information here And finally, for all … Read More

2018 National Team Positions Announced

OA is pleased to announce team coaches and managers for 2018. The appointees can be found at: High Performance Personnel Thanks to the appointees for helping with these positions and associated national squad and national selector roles. These are  voluntary positions. Its great to see several of our senior elite orienteers volunteering for these positions and all members of the … Read More

2018 National Squads

The 2018 national training squads have been announced and can be found here. Congratulations to all selected athletes. For more information about National Squads, go here

Nominations for Australian teams are open

Nominations are now open for next year’s Australian teams. Nominations should be completed through the Google Form at the following link: 2018 Australian Team Nomination Form Nominations are due by 20 February 2018. Selection criteria for each team are available at: SELECTION CRITERIA Please note the age and university enrollment criteria for the World University Orienteering Champs as described in … Read More

MTBO 2018 National Team Coach & Manager Applications

2018 Mtbo Coach&Manager Applications are now being called for the 2018 MTBO Team Coach & Manager for the World Championships in Austria in August 2018.  The coach is fully funded and is expected to organise training activities in Australia during 2018.  The manager will only have some subsidy of the 2 weeks of the on ground overseas based costs.    … Read More

2018 National Team Selection Criteria

Selection criteria have just been published for the 2018 World Orienteering Championships; the 2018 World University Orienteering Championships and the 2018 Junior World Orienteering Championships. They can be found here. Please note the new age criteria for the university championships. Please also note that Ian Prosser has replaced Suzanne Casanova as the chair of the junior selection panel as Suzanne’s … Read More

Photo albums by John Harding: 2017 Australian Orienteering Championships Carnival

Photo albums by John Harding: 2017 Australian Orienteering Championships Carnival https://hardingjohn.smugmug.com/Sports/Orienteering/23-Sept-17-Aust-Sprint-Champs-Bathurst/ https://hardingjohn.smugmug.com/Sports/Orienteering/24-Sept-17-Aust-Middle-Dist-Champs-Hill-End/ https://hardingjohn.smugmug.com/Sports/Orienteering/26-Sept-17-Aust-Schools-Champs-Roseberg/ https://hardingjohn.smugmug.com/Sports/Orienteering/27-Sept-17-Aust-Schools-Sprint-Champs/ https://hardingjohn.smugmug.com/Sports/Orienteering/28-Sept-17-Aust-Schools-Relays/ https://hardingjohn.smugmug.com/Sports/Orienteering/29-Sept-17-Lidar-mapping-workshop/ https://hardingjohn.smugmug.com/Sports/Orienteering/30-Sept-2017-Aust-Long-Champs-Hill-End/ https://hardingjohn.smugmug.com/Sports/Orienteering/1-Oct-2017-Aust-Relays-Hill-End/