Note: Updated Venue and Date Details
Austria, 5-13 August 2018
The MTBO selection panel invites riders wishing to represent NZ at the 2018 MTBO World Championships and Junior World Championships, to apply for selection by 31 January 2018.
The MTBO selection panel invites riders wishing to represent NZ at the 2018 MTBO World Championships and Junior World Championships.
There will be no specific trial event. Selection will be based on all known recent form with emphasis on the 2017 Australian MTBO Champs. Please include any relevant recent results in your application.
Riders must be current financial members their orienteering club at the time of the NZ Champs to qualify as part of the NZ Team, so please ensure your club memberships are up to date.
Riders wishing to be considered for selection in the New Zealand Team to compete against Australia in the ANZ MTBO Challenge should notify the MTBO Selection Panel Convenor, Peter Swanson, by 31 January 2018.
Notification should be by email to [email protected], or post (to 29a Lewis Road, Lynmore, Rotorua, BOP 3010). Please include your club, date of birth and preferred age class/es where you are eligible for more than one class (remembering that your age class is determined by your age at 31/12/2018).
Orienteering Australia has invited NZ to join their team in the lead up and competition itself, sharing travel, accommodation and training logistics, and which promises to create a great team atmosphere through the championships.