MTBO WOC Trials

Paul Prudhoe2020 Archive, High Performance News, MTBO News

Given the current situation  relating to the spread of coronavirus infection (COVID-19), it has been decided that riders are no longer required to attend the April 4 & 5th MTBO events in the Beechworth (Vic) area for the MTBO WOC selection trials. Although actual riding is not a health hazard most nominees will need to fly to the event, thus … Read More

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Australian orienteering events

blair2020 Archive, Featured News, News

On 13 March, the Australian Prime Minister announced that “holding non-essential, organised public gatherings of more than 500 people” should not proceed. The Australian 3-Days Easter 2020, NSW Middle and Long Distance Championships and mid-week events have been postponed to Easter 2021 and the week following Easter 2021. The 3-Days scheduled for Queensland and the ACT in 2021 and 2022 … Read More

2020 Wildfire Sports NOL Pointscore after Melbourne Sprint Weekend

Ian Prosser2020 Archive

Races 1-4 of the Melbourne Sprint Weekend were the first round of the 2020 Wildfire Sports National Orienteering League. Frederic Tranchand (Victoria) leads senior men with team mate Aston Key being the best local. Bridget Uppill is defending last year’s senior women’s title well with a 6 point lead over Tash Key. Alastair George (NSW Stingers) and Ella Cuthbert (Canberra … Read More

Australian MTBO Championships – Bulletin 1 Published

craigs2020 Archive, Mountain Bike Orienteering, MTBO News

Riders are advised that the first event bulletin for this years MTBO champs carnival in Newcastle, NSW from 17-20th September, has been published by the event organiser. It contains all the preliminary info on the event stages being offered, event locations and accommodation options for your trip. Download the bulletin – Aust MTBO Bulletin 1 pdf or check out Eventor or the … Read More

Orienteering Australia AGM Sunday 12th April 2020

Paul Prudhoe2020 Archive, Administration, News

The 2020 Annual General Meeting will take place at Molong Central School on Sunday 12th April 2020 at 3pm. The Notice and provisional Agenda can be found here – 2020 AGM – agenda Call for nominations for OA elected positions can be found here – 2020 AGM – call for nominations The proposal for OA to become a company limited by guarantee … Read More

New NOL pointscores for 2020

Ian Prosser2020 Archive, High Performance, National League

The National Orienteering League has changed to be a competition conducted over the first half of the season culminating in an exciting final weekend. The final weekend includes a chasing start race to determine the individual winners and a relay to determine the team winners. The last race will count in everyone’s season total for the individual competition. There are … Read More

Management team for JWOC in Turkey

Jim Russell2020 Archive, High Performance

Orienteering Australia is pleased to announce that Mikkel Kaae Nielsen and Warren Key have been appointed the Coach and Manager for this year’s Junior World Orienteering Champs (JWOC) in Turkey. Natasha Key will assist the team for the Pre JWOC acclimatisation week, with Brett Weihart helping out for the competition week. Mikkel is back. After being an assistant last year, … Read More