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Robin Hills Street_O

Robin Hills Street-O WHEN Tues 20 March 2018 (Registration from 5:45 pm, start 6:30pm) WHERE Starting from 1st Robin Hills Scout Hall, Oorbietjie Road WHAT 60/90 minute night run/walk with navigation COST R160/team, paid before midnight Sunday 18 March 2018 Late entries before start at R200/team ENTRIES: Enter online at www.orienter.co.za or email Karen at o-ventures@wol.co.za with proof […]

11th March 2018 – The Coves Hartebeespoort

Urban Event #4 It is well worth coming out to The Coves on March 11th for the 4th of the Urban Series. We held the SA Sprint Champs there last year and it is a nice mix of urban and bushveld areas. Leg cover is recommended. Many of the residents will be participating so lets […]

Interesting New Orienteering at The Campus

Interesting New Orienteering at The Campus

ROC added a new feature at last Sunday’s event at The Campus. Alex Pope mapped a section of the underground parking. The parking was shown as a separate map next to the main map. Several people were caught out when they got to the transition point. Mainly because they had not read the event noticeboard! […]

Urban Series 2 - Wits Main Campus

Urban Series 2 – Wits Main Campus

Join us at Wits University for the second sprint event. The event sheet is HERE. Orienteering is a competitive form of land navigation. It is for all ages and degrees of fitness & skill. It provides the suspense and excitement of a treasure hunt. The object of orienteering is to locate control points by using […]

Urban Series has begun

Urban Series has begun

Urban Series has begun The Urban Series has kicked off with a well attended event at Emmarentia Dam. There were surprise winners in both woman’s and men’s events. Kirsten Chambers beat Michelle Botha while Alex Pope beat Tim Chambers.

World Orienteering Day 2018

World Orienteering Day 2018

WOD 2018 The next World Orienteering Days will take place on May 23rd 2018! We aim to beat the record participation of 288,000 people in 2017.

Orienteering Embargo Areas

Orienteering Embargo Areas

Orienteers are reminded of embargo rules around orienteering events. All National and Provincial Championship venues are embargoed from the date the event id published. Various embargo rules are in place for local league events.

2015 Coaching Conference

2015 Coaching Conference

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 […]

Calling Jewish orienteers for the 2017 Maccabiah Games

Calling Jewish orienteers for the 2017 Maccabiah Games

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. 

Schools Camp fun at Bushtrails

Schools Camp fun at Bushtrails

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.