Saturday, 04 July 2020
The 2020 camp was held at Swan Valley Adventure Centre from 4-6 July.
15 juniors and a team of coaches spent the weekend learning new orienteering skills and having a great time bonding. As orienteering involves skills other than just running, there were plenty of fun challenges for them to do. Check out the photos on Facebook.
A full write up of the event is in O Xpress (August edition).
Sunday, 28 February 2021
A windy but fine morning saw 65 people competing at the first NavDash of the year, starting in the pleasant grounds of the Gosnells Civic Centre and moving out to the riverside bushland of Centennial Pioneer Park and briefly into the Gosnells shopping area.
The nature of the area and the short time-frame available for planning meant there was limited scope for map updates and subtlety in course planning. In any case, the map offers few opportunities for detailed navigation challenges and intricate control sites so the Hard courses focussed on providing multiple route choices. There was only one leg where a hasty route choice could cause a major time loss.
Sunday, 14 March 2021
There's no orienteering event this coming weekend - 6/7 March. If you are keen to get out on a map, then download one of the Anytime Orienteering Courses. There are several to choose from.
The next organised orienteering event is NavDash 2 at Garvey Park. NavDash events are a great way to get into orienteering. Come and have a go.