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MTBO 6 - Lake Leschenaultia WA Middle Distance Champs

Sunday, 08 August 2021

Lake Leschenaultia

Come to Lake Leschenaultia to enjoy mostly gently undulating terrain. Each course traverses bushland and a lakeside section, mostly on fire breaks but with some single tracks too.

Pre-entries are now open in Eventor, and are required to enter the championship events. Pre-entries close at 23:59 on Wednesday 4 August.

For those looking for a more relaxed and non-championship kind of day, entry on the day is available for select courses (see  Information Flyer >> here)

This is a great location for a picnic after your competition, and yes, there is a café!


Registration: Pre-entry via Eventor preferred. Enter on the day for select courses. Cash please as credit card payment may not be available;
Start times: 9:30 am – 10:30 am;
Courses close: 1:00 pm sharp. Please return to the assembly area by then even if you have not completed your course;
Course lengths: see Information flyer
Bring: Water; bike; helmet; mapboard (a limited number of loan boards available); SI stick and compass (loans available); sunscreen; insect repellent;
Facilities: Toilet and cafe

Directions: From the intersection of Roe Highway and Great Eastern Highway, drive ~24 km east, then turn left into Old Northam Road. Drive 2.1 km. At the roundabout take the first exit (left) onto Thomas Road. After ~350 m turn right just past the Post Office onto Rosedale Road. Drive 2.2 km then turn left into Lake Leschenautia and then turn right, drive ~350 m and arrive at the event centre in the parking area on the west side of the lake.

1. Keep to the tracks (this is an MTBO rule anyway).
2. Clean footwear and bike (especially tyres) prior to coming to the event (bring a dustpan brush).
3. At the start you will be required to spray your tyres with the provided methylated spirits.

More information: the OWA website has information about MTBO events.

Dogs are not allowed at MTBO bush events

OWA Sponsors

Australian Sports Commission
Department of Local Government,Sport and Cultural Industries

Acknowledgement of country

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Orienteering WA acknowledges the Noongar people, the Traditional and continuing Custodians of the land on which we gather to enjoy our sport, and pay our respects to Elders past and present.