Allston and Uppill take the honours at Easter

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  Photo: Simon Uppill, last control, day 4. Photo: Jo Allison (2nd), Hanny Allston (1st) and Shannon Jones (3rd) on the podium at the presentation. Hanny Allston and Simon Uppill took out convincing wins over the Easter weekend in the Rylstone region of New South Wales. Both set up their wins on the long day on Sunday, after having been … Read More

JWOC selection criteria for 2014

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Orienteering Australia will send a team to contest the 2014 Junior World Orienteering Championships in Bulgaria from 21st to 27th July. It is expected that a team of at least 4 men and 4 women will be selected. Additional team members (up to a maximum of 6 men and 6 women) may be selected depending on performance in the selection … Read More

Cockatoos dominate 2013 SILVA National Orienteering League

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The Canberra Cockatoos dominated the 2013 SILVA National Orienteering League, winning three out of four team titles and three individual titles. The closest team competition was the senior women’s. The Cockatoos and defending champions, the Victorian Nuggets, went into the season’s final race level. The Nuggets had a four-minute lead going into the final leg and were still in front … Read More

Victoria win Australian Schools Championships

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Victoria have won their first Australian Schools Championships since 2004, with New Zealand once again winning the Southern Cross Junior Challenge. Victoria secured their result with consistent results across the four grades, both in the individual and relay, which ended up giving them a six-point lead over Tasmania. They were led by Lanita and Asha Steer, who won the senior … Read More