Tui Ridge training camp

Just before Christmas one of the club juniors, Lucy Harsant, went to a 4 day training camp at Rotorua for Intermediate School age orienteers.  This is what she has written about the camp.   On the first day, we did 3 courses around the Tui Ridge camp, the first one was really easy and was like a warm-up, it helped me find my way around the camp a little bit better (I don’t think it was supposed to help with that but it did). Next, we followed a line course and there were 3 different options and each one was either easy, medium or hard. We could choose to go by ourselves or in...

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Georgia Skelton – Junior Mountain Bike Orienteer

One of our club members, Georgia Skelton represented NZ at the Australian Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships in 2017 in the Open Womens Grade and achieved top three places in two events. This was a remarkable achievement because she was only 15 at the time.  She gave a talk about mountain bike orienteering at the AGM in December, which is reproduced below. Hi everyone, I’m Georgia and some of you might know that as well as foot orienteering, I love and compete in mountain bike orienteering. Tonight I’m going to talk about some differences between MTBO and foot orienteering for those of you who might not know much about it and some of my own...

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Waiuku South – Auckland Orienteering Series race 9

Results Splits Routegadget(coming soon)...

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Martin Peat wins prestigious award

On Friday 18 March, Martin Peat won the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand’s 2016 “Young New Zealand Engineer of the Year Award”.  Martin has been a member of our club from his early school days at Kings College and has represented the club and New Zealand at all levels of our sport, including the Junior World Orienteering Championship and the University World Orienteering Championship.   He has also been a member of the executive committee of the club for many years and played a key role in the organisation of many of the major events the club has hosted, such as National Championships.  Congratulations Martin, a thoroughly deserved...

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Auckland Sprint Relay Results

Congratulations to Auckland Orienteering Club for taking out the points competition at the Auckland Relays. Results | Splits | Points...

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Auckland Area Sprint Relays – Botanic Gardens

CMOC are hosting the AOA Sprint Relay Championships at the Auckland Botanic Gardens on Sept 13. Event Information document here: AOA Sprint Relays...

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