Orienteering in South Africa

2022 Silva Award

The South African Orienteering Federation has awarded the 2022 Silva Trophy to Warnell Engelbrecht. Motivation for Silva Award 2022 – Rand Orienteering Club Over the last year, Warnell has been highly active in spreading orienteering in South Africa to new…
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JWOC Starts tomorrow with Sprint!

JWOC Starts tomorrow! You can follow our athletes at https://jwoc2022.pt/jwoc-live-center-sprint-11th-july/There is FREE live video, GPS tracking and results tables! Start times are: 08:41 Cameron Morrison 08:44 Sarah Wimberley 10:06 Simon Pienaar 10:21 Connor Morrison 11:04 Luke Schipholt

JWOC and WOC Selections Announcement

The SAOF is pleased to announce the following selections for teams to represent South Africa at WOC in Denmark and JWOC in Portugal. WOC(men) Michael Crone(women) Christie CourtnageUnfortunately both athletes indicated that they would not be able to attend. JWOC(women)…
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Western Cape Orienteering Festival

Event Info. It’s less than a week until entries close for this year’s Western Cape Orienteering Festival – the highlight of our calendar – so be sure to get your entries in asap.  All the details are below, as well…
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New Covid-19 Guidelines February 2022

The SAOF has updated the Covid-19 guidelines for events and participants SAOF COVID19 Participant Code Of Conduct_Jan2022 SAOF COVID19 Guidelines_Jan 22 v1.2 SAOF COVID19 Executive Summary_Jan2022


The SAOF Selection Committee is pleased to announce the selection of the following athletes into their Youth squad for 2022 : Piper de Klerk, Connor Bell, Danika Gwilliam, Oliver Venter-Clelland The Development Squad will be announced in due course

SAOF 2022 Squad Announced

The SAOF Selection Committee is pleased to announce the selection of the following athletes into their squads for 2022 Senior Squad: Christie Courtnage, Michael Crone, Sarah Everett, Carl Holmes Junior Squad: Ryno Grove, Cameron Morrison, Connor Morrison, Simon Pienaar, Luke Schipholt,…
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SAOF Squad Selection

The SAOF is calling on all members who are wanting to be considered for selection to the 2022 Squad to apply by the 7th January 2022. The relevant documents can be found here : SAOF 2022 Seasonal Policy SAOF 2022…
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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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