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News | Orienteering New Zealand - Part 20
Call for selection – World Cup Rounds 3 and 4
By Malcolm Ingham - Sat 19 May 2018

The third round of the 2018 IOF World Cup will be held in the Ostfold area of Norway from 31 August – 2 September 2018. The round consists of a long distance, a double extended middle distance with a chasing start for the second race, and a relay. The fourth and final round of the […]

Selection Announcement – ANZ TEST MATCH PINESTARS 2018
By Catriona McBean - Thu 17 May 2018

The provisional New Zealand Pinestars team will compete against the Australian Bushrangers at the Jafa Queens Birthday 3-day event to be held in Woodhill Forest 2-4 June 2018.   W20E Meghan Drew (AOC)   Marisol Hunter (PAPO)   Tegan Knightbridge (NWOC)   Jenna Tidswell (HBOC)       W21E Renee Beveridge (Day 1 and 2 […]

A rough day for Tommy – European Champs Middle Distance Final
By Malcolm Ingham - Thu 10 May 2018

Tommy Hayes will have mixed feelings about the middle distance at the European Orienteering Champs. Although the only Kiwi to qualify, a big mistake on control 9 where he lost over 4 minutes on the fastest split, followed by another small error on 10, left him in 50th place, well down the field. The terrain […]

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Tommy Hayes makes middle final at EOC
By Malcolm Ingham - Wed 09 May 2018

Tommy Hayes is the only one of the three strong Kiwi contingent to make the final of the middle distance at the European Orienteering Championships. In steep and rocky terrain near Ticino, Tommy ran a steady qualification to finish in 8th place in Heat 2, 2 minutes 20 s down on heat winner Florian Howald […]

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Updated Selection Announcement – JUNIOR WORLD ORIENTEERING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018
By Catriona McBean - Wed 09 May 2018

The Junior World Orienteering Championships 2018 will be held in Kecskemet, Hungary from 8-15 July 2018. The team selected to represent New Zealand is: Men : Cameron de L’Isle (NWOC) Max Griffiths (NWOC) Joe Lynch (Wellington) Daniel Monkton (NWOC) Callum Hill (NW) Will Tidswell (HB) Reserve: Kurtis Shuker (CMOC)   Women : Katie Cory-Wright (PAPO) […]

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Three Kiwis in sprint final at World Cup Round 1
By Malcolm Ingham - Mon 07 May 2018

Tim Robertson, Tommy Hayes and Laura Robertson all made it through to the sprint final on the first day of the European Orienteering Championships which double as the opening round of the 2018 IOF World Cup. After qualifying 10th in heat 1, Tim will be disappointed not to have made the top 10, finishing 17th, […]

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Orienteering NZ Compass Point e-Newsletter – May 2018
By ONZ Online Coordinator - Roger Woodroofe - Wed 02 May 2018

In this issue: View from the Chair – New Chair Jane Harding; Team Staff Vacancies; HP Update; Event Liaison Update; ONZ Policy Updates; IOF Council Nominations;

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Selection Notice – New Zealand Secondary Schools Team 2018
By Catriona McBean - Tue 01 May 2018

New Zealand Secondary Schools Team 2018 Adelaide and Surrounds, 29 September to 7 October 2018 A New Zealand Secondary Schools Team is to be selected to compete for the Southern Cross Trophy against the six Australian states and the Australian Capital Territory in the 2018 Australian Schools Championships. The championships will be held in and […]

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Selection Announcement – WORLD ORIENTEERING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018
By Catriona McBean - Tue 01 May 2018

The provisional New Zealand Team to compete at the World Orienteering Championships 2018 to be held in Riga and Sigulda, Latvia from 3-11 August 2018.   Men : Gene Beveridge (NW) Cameron de l’Isle (NW) Matt Ogden (NW) Tim Robertson (OHV) Toby Scott (AK)   Women : Lizzie Ingham (WN) Kate Morrison (HB) Laura Robertson […]

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Selection Announcement – MTBO World Championships
By Catriona McBean - Tue 01 May 2018

MOUNTAIN BIKE ORIENTEERING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS AND JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018 Waldviertel, Austria 5-13 August 2018   The confirmed riders selected to represent  NZ at the 2018 MTBO World Championships and Junior World Championships are: Tom Spencer – M21E – Dunedin Conal Boland-Bristow – M21E – PAPO Georgia Skelton – W20 (Junior) – CMOC Teagan Knightbridge […]

High Performance News #40 – April 2018
By Malcolm Ingham - Mon 30 Apr 2018

Click here to view the latest edition of High Performance News   With the ONZ Championships done and dusted for another year, April has been another relatively quiet month at home, the main feature being the South Island Championships hosted by Dunedin. This has been followed by both North island and South Island Secondary Schools […]

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Orienteering NZ Compass Point e-Newsletter – April 2018
By ONZ Online Coordinator - Roger Woodroofe - Wed 18 Apr 2018

this issue includes: View from the Chair; Team Staff Vacancies; Senior Selector and Technical Convenor Appointed; HP Update; Event Liaison Update; ONZ Annual Awards; World Orienteering Day; Sport and Recreation Awards; ONZ Policy Updates; IOF Council Nominations;

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Vacancies: NZ Team Coach and Manager – Southern Cross Challenge 2018
By ONZ Online Coordinator - Roger Woodroofe - Wed 18 Apr 2018

Orienteering NZ invites applications for the NZ Team Coach and NZ Team Manager for the Southern Cross Challenge 2018.

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Selection Announcement – WORLD UNIVERSITY ORIENTEERING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018
By Catriona McBean - Tue 17 Apr 2018

The World University Orienteering Championships 2018 will be held in Kuortane, Finland from 17-21 July 2018.   Men Jonty Oram  (AOC) Tim Robertson (OHV) Kieran Woods (AOC)   Women Marina Comeskey (WOC) Tegan Knightbridge (NWOC) Heidi Stolberger (NWOC)

High Performance News #39 – March 2018
By Malcolm Ingham - Wed 04 Apr 2018

Although the early part of March kept many of riveted watching the unfolding drama of Godzone2018, there has been very little orienteering activity until the ONZ Championships over Easter. With Easter overhanging March into April, I have left this issue until completion of competition and selection or partial selection of JWOC, WOC and WUOC teams, […]

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Selection Announcement – ANZ MTBO Challenge
By Catriona McBean - Thu 22 Mar 2018

New Zealand Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships, 24-27 April in Alexandra, Central Otago. The confirmed New Zealand Team to compete in the ANZ MTBO Challenge competition at the New Zealand MTBO Championships are: M21 Tom Spencer Dunedin Conal Boland-Bristow PAPO Chris Forne PAPO Nick Hann – Reserve PAPO M40 Brent Simpson Taranaki Peter Swanson BOP Liam […]

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High Performance News #38 – February 2018
By Malcolm Ingham - Fri 02 Mar 2018

February usually brings about a pick-up of activity. This year, with no Waitangi sprints, SOW being at the end of January, and no opportunity to build a camp around these events seems to be the exception. Nevertheless there are many out there training diligently with an eye on Easter and beyond, competing overseas, or flying […]

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Orienteering NZ Compass Point e-Newsletter – March 2018
By ONZ Online Coordinator - Roger Woodroofe - Thu 01 Mar 2018

in this issue: View from the Chair; AGM Notice – Confirmation of Venue, Date and Time; Event Liaison Update
NZ Annual Awards Nominations Open; New Mapping Specification; ONZ Policy Updates;

Orienteering NZ Annual Report 2017 Available
By ONZ Online Coordinator - Roger Woodroofe - Thu 01 Mar 2018

The 2017 Orienteering NZ Annual Report is available to download and for viewing online. It includes reports from the ONZ Board Chairperson and General Manager; Coverage of the strategic plan components; A review of 2017 representation, awards, and results nationally and internationally; A summary and analysis of membership and participation.

Christine Browne & Family in the XVenture Family Challenge TV series
By ONZ Online Coordinator - Roger Woodroofe - Fri 16 Feb 2018

Orienteers Christine Browne and family represent Tauranga in the XVenture Family Challenge TV series.

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Selection Notice – IOF World Cup Round 1
By Malcolm Ingham - Fri 16 Feb 2018

The first round of the 2018 IOF World Cup will be held in association with the European Orienteering Championships in  Ticino, Switzerland from 6-13 May 2018. All orienteers interested in selection for this event should contact the Convenor of Selectors Al Cory-Wright (jean.al@xtra.co.nz) by Monday 26 February 2018.

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Orienteering NZ Compass Point e-Newsletter – January/February 2018
By ONZ Online Coordinator - Roger Woodroofe - Thu 15 Feb 2018

in this Issue: View from the Chair; 2018 Council Elections Results; JWOC Coach Vacancies; High Performance Update; Event Liaison Update; NZ Annual Awards Nominations Open; Parks Week; ONZ Policy Updates;

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Selection Notice – ANZ TEST MATCH PINESTARS 2018
By Catriona McBean - Mon 12 Feb 2018

The New Zealand Pinestars will compete against the Australian Bushrangers at the Jafa Queens Birthday 3-day event to be held in Woodhill Forest 2-4 June 2018. Pinestars teams will be selected in M21E, W21E, M20 and W20 based on performance at the ONZ National Championships at Easter 2018. All orienteers interested in selection should contact the Convenor […]

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Orienteers star at Coast-to-Coast and Tarawera Ultra
By Malcolm Ingham - Sun 11 Feb 2018

Orienteers have produced some fabulous performances this weekend at both the Coast to Coast and the Tawera Ultra. Pride of place to Chris Forne and Gene Beveridge. Chris was 5th in the Longest Day in a time of 11 hours 55 minutes and 26 seconds, about 40 minutes behind the winner, while Gene took 3rd […]

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Selection Notice – World Schools Orienteering Championships 2019
By Catriona McBean - Thu 08 Feb 2018

The World Schools Orienteering Championship will be held in Otepää, Estonia 24 April 2019 to 05 May 2019. This Selection Notice is in compliance with the Orienteering NZ Teams Selection Policy 2014. World Schools Championships Orienteering (WSCO) is held under the auspices of the International School Sport Federation (ISF). ONZ will select a school in each grade (M1, […]

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