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, 04-Jul-22 :  ACT MapRun Street Series: Scullin-Page, 30 June - 4 July  [Directions by Apple Maps, Google Maps]

Caitlin Young in Action at World Championships

The first ever Sprint World Orienteering Championships is presently underway in Denmark. Caitlin Young (Bushflyers) is on the Australian team and is competing in the Sprint Relay and Individual Sprint races. The Sprint Relay, for teams of two women and two men, was held on Sunday (early Monday morning Australia time). Sweden took first place, followed by …

ACT Sprint Champs: Final Information

The final Information for this Sunday’s 2022 ACT Sprint Distance Championships is now available here. In particular, please note the following information regarding Out of Bounds Areas:Some areas of Out of Bounds (Olive or Dark Green on the map) are taped with OACT White bunting where they appear less obvious on the ground. Please do …

ACT Sprint Returns to AIS

Sunday June 26th, 2022 will see the ACT Sprint Distance Championships return to the AIS – once the home of Australian elite sports. Jenny Bourne has set challenging courses for all levels of navigational capability so do not be put off by the word “CHAMPIONSHIP”. This is an event for everyone to come and enjoy …

Junior League Round 7

Lake Ginninderra hosted Round 7 of the Junior League.  Updated scores can be found here. Four competitors, Oscar Brown, Ben Mansell, Sanda Halpin and Naomi Penton have competed in all 7 rounds and have therefore already met the seven round criteria for a final score in the junior league.  The last three rounds have seen …

Grant Bluett is Clear Leader in ACT League

Pictured (L to R): Grant Bluett, Grace Crane, Jenny Bourne Consistent results in each of the three ACT League races held in and around Wagga Wagga over the Queen’s Birthday weekend has given Grant Bluett a clear lead at the halfway point of the 2022 League. He won the first race, on corrected km rate …

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