Author Archive: Richard

Meet the new WITSOC orienteering committee

Email: witsorienteering@gmail.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wits_orienteering_club/  Tik-tok: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZSekS46nx/  Chairperson – Sibulele Prusente  Year of Study: 1st Year Field of Study: Accounting Sciences  What drew you to Orienteering? I honestly just wanted to try a new sport and whilst looking at club descriptions, Orienteering stood…
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Our visitor from Namaqualand

Warnell Engelbrecht is our Orienteering Evangelist in the Northern Cape. As he was in Johannesburg last weekend, he was able to join us at the Modderfontein event. He enjoyed it greatly despite falling and hurting his knee, and losing a…
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Gauteng Bush Logs

The first bush logs are now out. Sarah Wimberley is leading the Women’s log from her mother Tania and Margaret Archibald. Nicholas Mulder is way ahead on the Men’s log with four perfect scores. His nearest challengers are upcoming star…
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Orienteering Starting Again!

See the events tab for details. Gauteng starting with a Scatter Run on Sunday 15th August at B’Sorah and Cape Town with Saturday 18th September at !Khwa Ttu.

Urban Series Completed – Final Logs

Click HERE for the final logs for the 2021 Gauteng Urban Orienteering Series. A big thanks to all the club members who helped make that series a great success and to all the participants for observing the Covid regulations. Congratulations…
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Latest Gauteng Urban Series Logs

Ryno Grove and Sarah Wimberley have sewn up first position with 5000 points from their 5 victories. Go to the logs at 2021 Events – Orienteering Federation of South Africa to see how you are doing.

Great event at Majik Forest in Cape Town!

 PenOC had a very successful event at Majik Forest last weekend. There were 86 entries and well over 100 participants!  Full results are on the Events tab as well as information on upcoming events.

Another new map!

Exciting news is that the Urban event on 2nd May is going to be on a brand new map at Southdowns College in Centurion. Quite flat and open, it should produce some fast racing. Southdowns College provides a dynamic and…
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Youngsters win at The Campus

Teenagers Sarah Wimberley and Ryno Grove won this mornings women’s and men’s races at The Campus in Bryanston. The Venter Family, Bernhard, Bernalee and Luan, took the win in the Explorer course. Full results and splits are on the Events…
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