The inaugural SAOF Coaching Conference was held at Bryanston High School on Saturday 11 July 2015. Thirteen coaches and perspective coaches gathered to share coaching ideas and expand their knowledge in various areas. The main theme for the conference was the sprint orienteering discipline. The morning started with an adaption of presentation given by one […]
The Maccabiah Games, which are organised every four years in Israel under the auspices of the Maccabi Federation, is an international Jewish multi-sport event. In the next Maccabiah Games in 2017 orienteering will be organised as a competitive sport for the first time.
This past weekend, 29 of our Top Orienteering Schools League and Checkpoint Challenge Schools League participants, together with seven coaches and assistants, attended an orienteering camp at Bushtrails in the beautiful Magaliesberg.
A superb FINAL at Kloofendal wrapped up a fantastic OSL 2015 season.
At our final Orienteering Schools League event, 161 pupils enjoyed running through or around a mix of open grassland, dense bush and forest at a well looked after City Park in the Northgate area.
A beautiful summer’s day Orienteering in lush green parkland. A total of 197 pupils took part in our 4th league event. Our event centre was set up at the tables and benches under beautiful shady trees situated outside the Delta Park Environmental Centre.
Our 2015 Urban Series brings together a variety of urban environments for a series of 10 events
Successful SA O Champs 2014 hosted by DOC and RACO at Hilton College, KZN.
The 2014 Mountain Bike Orienteering (MTB O) calendar is in full swing.
The selection process for the youth squad ordinarily only occurs in December/ January for the following year Exposure to training in international terrain is a key building block to develop our athletes and therefore in April/ May 2016 there will be an international training camp to Sweden for a limited number of members of the youth […]
The SAOF has released a document inviting interested parties to apply for the position of National Coach for 2016. The main responsibility of the National Coach in 2016 revolves around the training camps for the national squad. Full details of both the responsibilities expected to be fulfilled by the successful candidate together with the qualifications […]
As a result of the recent Western Cape Champs , the selection committee has two announcements to make: Garry Morrison has been selected as the second male to run in the Mixed Sprint relay at WOC 2015. Andries Swart has been invited to join the youth squad We congratulate them both wish them all […]