Orienteering in South Africa

Orienteering Starting Again!

The 1st event in the 2021 Urban Series is set to take place at the De Vos Farm in Midrand on the 7th February with some changes to accommodate COVID protocols: Only pre-entries will be accepted Select your Start Time when…
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Orienteering Events Resume!

The SAOF has received approval from the Minister of Sport to effectively return to orienteering with certain provisions. The provisions shall be detailed for each event, but below is a list of requirements from the SAOF for the clubs to…
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All SAOF events postponed due to COVID-19

For official information about the state of COVID-19 in South Africa please visit sacoronavirus.co.za   Hello fellow orienteers.  The SAOF would like to support statements and directives made by the President of the nation and SASCOC in doing our part…
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2020 SA Squad Selections Announced

The Selection Committee are happy to announce that we have selected the following athletes for the various squads. The selected athletes are: Senior Squad – Bradley Lund Junior Squad – Sarah Everett, Ryno Grove, Luan Swart, Sarah Wimberley Youth Squad –…
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Applications for SA Squad are now open!

If you’re a high performance orienteer, be sure to read the attached documents to inform you of the process for applying to the SA Squad. SAOF Seasonal Policy 2020 SAOF Selection Policy 2020

SA Champs 2019 Bulletin 3 published

Get the latest details on SA Champs 2019, along with start lists, in bulletin 3 here. Also, be sure to join in with the social function! Details here.

An update on the Northern Cape

Check out the great photos on our facebook page of Orienteering in action in the Northern Cape! Thanks to the efforts of Warnell Engelbrecht and Elvin Saal, the sport is growing in the region. The team has mapped a number…
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Training of further SAOF Level 1 Coaches

The long weekend of 9 to 11 August 2019 saw the third delivery of SAOF Orienteering Coach Assistant training course. The Coach Assistant is the first designation within the SA Coaching Framework (SACF), often referred to as a Level 1…
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