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Final Results in Junior League

Final Results in Junior League

The final results for the 2019 Junior League can be found here.  A total of 100 juniors completed six events to qualify for the final scores. Some of the closest battles occurred in the younger age classes.  Elizabeth Denney won from Naomi Penton and Rose Biboudis who tied for second in the W10 class while …

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Meet and greet – Aston Key

Meet and greet – Aston Key

If you haven’t already heard, Australia has a new Junior World Orienteering Champion (JWOC Sprint, Denmark 2019), and he’s just confirmed he will be back in Australia for Oceania 2019. Here’s what he is looking forward to I was really keen to race on Kangaroo Crossing, but I just had to lock away the last …

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50 Years Ago Today

50 Years Ago Today

50 years ago today, 23 August 1969, the event which led to the establishment of Orienteering as a regular sport for the Australian community was held at Upper Beaconsfield on the outskirts of Melbourne.  The featured image shows the map and course used by competitors on the day.  The control markers (checkpoints) were 4-gallon (18 …

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ACT Championships Entries Close Sunday

ACT Championships Entries Close Sunday

Entries for the 2019 ACT Middle and Long Distance Championships will close at 11:59pm this Sunday 25 August. The detailed event program is now available here.Please read the Entry Terms and Conditions before entering.Enter now here. Saturday 31 August: ACT Middle Distance Championships, Careys Cave Careys Cave is a new venue featuring unique detailed Karst terrain. The …

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First Oceania 2019 video footage released

First Oceania 2019 video footage released

Still haven’t entered for Oceania 2019? Let this footage tempt you – it’s of the stunning terrain at Eldorado near Wangaratta, Victoria – venue for the Oceania Long Distance event on Saturday 5 October 2019. Course planner Warren Key says of the course: “Kangaroo Crossing is amongst some the finest orienteering terrain in the world. …

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