Permanent courses allow you to print your own map and do an orienteering course in your own time. We have a number of permanent courses in Canberra and courses to suit all ages an abilities.

MapRun is an Android/iOS orienteering app that provides GPS based punching and timing for courses. There are plenty of courses to try and you can compare your time to others.

NEXT EVENT: Monday, 02-Nov-20 :  ACT Street Series: Hawker  [Directions by Apple Maps, Google Maps]

Waterfalls and Rocks Await at Twilight #2

Waterfalls and Rocks Await at Twilight #2

The second event of the 2020-21 Runner’s Shop Twilight Series will be at Stromlo West this Wednesday. All the event details are available here. The challenging rocky terrain of the old Arachnicopia map is sure to provide a stark contrast to the speed of last week’s Stirling Park sprint, the Twilight Series scores from that …
Ryan Stocks is the Early Leader in Runners Shop Twilight Series

Ryan Stocks is the Early Leader in Runners Shop Twilight Series

Ryan Stocks is the early leader in the 2020-21 Runners Shop Twilight Series after scoring a narrow win in Wednesday’s event # 1 at Stirling Park. He covered the 2,600 metres of the Moderate 1 in exactly 12 minutes. After his handicap factor of 0.97 had been applied his corrected kilometre rate was 4 min …
MTBO Championships Postponed

MTBO Championships Postponed

After careful consideration the organising team have made the difficult decision to postpone this weekend’s 2020 ACT MTBO Championships until the 21-22nd of November. The deteriorating weather forecast would have resulted in unpleasant riding and inevitable track damage. The good news is that those who might have missed out will now have a new opportunity …
25th Runners Shop Twilight Series Begins on Wednesday

25th Runners Shop Twilight Series Begins on Wednesday

The highly popular Runners Shop Twilight Series will return for a 25th season on Wednesday 21 September at Stirling Park. The Runners Shop Twilight Series was the brain child of Andrew Blakers who, during 1996, considered there was a need for a structured, but low-key series for orienteers interested in maintaining their fitness and navigational …
Come & Try Orienteering – Next Sunday at Haig Park

Come & Try Orienteering – Next Sunday at Haig Park

Note: This event has been moved from Sunday 25 October to Sunday 1 November due to forecast heavy rain. Come and try orienteering for free in Haig Park, on Sunday 1 November. Bring your family and friends along and to try one of the permanent courses. Orienteering ACT volunteers will be there to show you …

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