Laurina Neumann


Age: 26 State of Origin: Queensland, Brisbane West, Clear Mountain Orienteering Highlights: Junior World Orienteering Champs 2008, Sweden: 25th Long Distance Recent Performances: 2014 Australian Champs Perth: 4th Long (2nd best Australian), 5th Middle (3rd Best Australian) Interesting Facts: Best World Cup Result; 73rd 2012 Switzerland History in Orienteering: Started Orienteering in Qld, Brisbane and has moved to Victoria World Orienteering Championships: Long Distance, Friday 7th August – Debut Laurina’s results are up there with Australia’s best female performances: at the 2008 Junior World Orienteering Championships, her only JWOC appearance, she placed an impressive 25th in the long distance. Recently, she has had a strong return to form with outstanding performances in the Perth Australian Championships Carnival, where she was amongst the top 3 Australians in both middle and long. Prior to the 2015 Tasmanian World Cup her best World Cup result was 75th in 2012 Switzerland. In Tasmania she Placed: Sprint Qual – 16th, Middle – 21st, Long – 22nd. IOF World Ranking Events