WA Athletes selected in National Squads


Orienteering Australia National Squads 2015

The following Western Australian athletes have been selected into various National squads;

Oscar McNulty - High Performance Squad

Henry McNulty - High Performance Squad

Joanna Maynard - Targeted Talented Athlete Squad

Squad selections where based on 2014 performances plus the World Cup round held in Tasmania in January 2015. Orienteering WA congratulates the members on there selections and there future endeavours for selection to represent Australia at the World Orienteering Championships and Junior World Orienteering Championships.

Click here for the Orienteering Australia article and full squad list.


Nav Dash - Whiteman Park


14th March 2015

Nav Dash is set to kick of in 2015 at Whiteman Park. Whiteman Park has plenty on offer, bring your picnic for after the event with the Annual General Meeting to be held after the event (approx 4 pm).

The area has an interesting mix of buildings, rail-way and tram lines, grassed open areas, and runnable native bush, and the courses should be fast. Course distances from 2.0 - 3.5 km's
Registration: 1.00pm to 2.30pm
Start Times: 1.30pm to 3.00pm
Courses Close: 4.00pm

Facilities: Toilets, Café, Wildlife Park, Tram/Train Rides, Playground, BBQs
Bring: Sportident card, map bag if you sweat a lot or rain is around.

Other: A briefing for beginners will be conducted at 1.30pm.

For more information about NavDash, including Coaching Tips and a sample map, review the NavDash information.

Combine the event with one or more of Whiteman Park’s many attractions: Wildlife Park and Raptor Flying Display, train or tram rides, transport museums, or the Children’s Forest. Check the Whiteman Park website for details.


2015 Events


The 2015 Event Calendar is now available with details of bush, mountain bike orienteering (MTBO) and short distance (NavDash) events.Click here for more information.


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