Content for this section is still being developed.
- Kiwi-O Manual 2014 (PDF 1.13MB) – Orienteering for Schools. For a minimum preparation, minimum equipment, minimum cost orienteering programme in primary and intermediate schools. (Note: A5 page size)
- International Specification for Orienteering Maps (ISOM 2017)
Orienteering is a worldwide sport. A common approach to the interpretation and drawing of orienteering maps is essential for fair competition and for the future growth of the sport. It is the aim of the International Specification for Orienteering Maps (ISOM) to provide a map specification which can accomodate the many different types of terrain around the world and the many ways of doing orienteering. For printing the booklet at home, you can use this file: ISOM2017 booklet print
- International Specification for Sprint Orienteering Maps (ISSOM) (PDF)
- International Specification for MTB Orienteering Maps (PDF)
Control Descriptions Reference
- International Specification for Control Descriptions – 2018 (A4) (PDF)
International Specification for Control Descriptions – 2018 (A5) (PDF)
Orienteering is a worldwide sport. It is the aim of the IOF control description symbols to provide a stable means for orienteers from all countries to be able to understand control descriptions without ambiguity or the need for language translation. This booklet shows how the symbols can be used to do this.
- Leaflet – IOF WOD Let’s GO Orienteering (PDF 2MB)
- Youth Orienteering youth.orienteering.org (International Orienteering Federation)
- O in a Box (Schools coaching resource) – (South African Orienteering Federation)
- “Cool, Awesome and Educational” – Online Resource for School Orienteering Ages 6-12(Sweden)
Orienteering for beginners – by Alexander Lines (aged 11) – a short introduction to orienteering.
10 Elements of Orienteering – videos from Irish Orienteering Association.
ONZ News tagged with 'Schools'
- Selection Notice – New Zealand Secondary Schools Team 2018
- Selection Notice – World Schools Orienteering Championships 2019
- HP News #33 – September 2017
- Orienteering NZ Compass Point e-Newsletter – August 2017
- 2017 Junior Orienteering Camp and Regional Squads U23 Camp Applications Open
- Selection Announcement – New Zealand Secondary Schools Team 2017
- Queens Birthday 2017 – Orienteering 3 Day in Canterbury
- Early Bird entries for Australian O Carnival in September extended to Friday 5th May 2017.
- Selection Announcement – ANZ SCHOOLS TEST MATCH 2017
- Invitation to Australian Orienteering Carnival – Sept 2017
Members Blog Posts tagged with 'Schools'
- Challenge puts the ‘fun’ in fundraising (Stuff)
- Orienteering Students to Defend North Island Champs Titles (Stuff)
- Think fast, move fast (Otago Daily Times)
- New IOF WOD/Schools Orienteering Leaflet Available
- Callum Farmer earns U16 Sportsman of the Year prize at junior sports awards
- Big chunk of competitors in orienteering event schoolkids (Stuff)
- Orienteering event to send students up the wall (Stuff)
- Wellington College’s Joseph Lynch navigates his way to victory (Stuff)
- Over 100 competitors compete in SI schools orienteering champs in Nelson (Nelson Mail)
- Havelock North High students representing NZ in chosen sports (Stuff Article)