Orienteering in South Africa

Silva Trophy

The Silva Trophy is an award that is presented annually to a South African orienteer who has made a significant contribution to the sport of orienteering in South Africa, particularly in the previous twelve months. Previous winners are: 1995  – Albert…
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The AGM of the SAOF will be held on Saturday 25 September 2010, at 14h30, at the Event Centre of the South African Championships Long Event to be held at Oaklane, Grabouw.

SA JWOC Performance

South African Performance at the Junior World Orienteering Championships In order to determine whether or not high performance initiatives are baring fruit it is necessary to track the performance of our elite orienteers on the world stage. There are essentially…
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SA JWOC Team Departs for Denmark

SA Junior Orienteering Team at OR Tambo Intl. airport On Tuesday 21 June, the South African Junior Orienteering team left for JWOC 2010 to be held in Denmark. To follow their progress follow the various links in the full story.

SA Performance at World Games 2009

An analysis of Nicholas Mulder’s and Tania Wimberely’s performances at the 2009 World Games compared to South Africa’s historical performances at WOC.

Wrap up of YOC Short Course Series

The 2010 Young Orienteers Challenge Short Course Series, run in Gauteng and the Western Cape, has now wrapped up. Tania Wimberley has complied a report that sums up the Series and compares attendance and participation to that of last year.

Squad Training at Belfast

The weekend of the 8-9 May saw members of the National Junior Squad put through some tough training exercises by National Junior coach, Nicholas Mulder.

SAOF Strategy Session 2010

SA ORIENTEERING IN 2030: What do we need to do now to get there?
The SAOF’s Lottery application for 2010/11 has been rejected leaving us at a cross-roads in the development of Orienteering in South Africa.


MTN Sciencentre presents a FAMILY FUN Orienteering Science Event in TOKAI FOREST, CAPE TOWN
in partnership with Peninsula Orienteering Club on SATURDAY 15 MAY