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2022 Schools/"Summer" Series, followed by the Otago Schools Championships, followed by the South Island Schools Champs!

Schools/Summer series information HERE

Scroll down for info on the two schools championships.

Schools Series #2, Forrester Park-Bethunes Gully, Sunday 29th May:

Planner: Tim Webb, Controller: Nick Mortimer

Event start/finish: DCC Carpark, 180 Norwood St, Normanby

Pre-entry for Event 2 closes at the end of Wednesday 25th May. Although we can accept entries on the day as well, it is a huge help to our club organizers and volunteers if you pre-register (and pay online if you can):

9 am: Intro to orienteering and model map exercise for beginners

9.45 am: Registration/payment/SI pick-up opens

10-11.30 am: Start times

1 pm: Course Closure

Schools Series #3, Tomahawk, Sunday 12th June

Planner: George Hyink, Controller: Otto Hyink

Pre-entry for Event 3 closes at the end of Wednesday 8th June. Although we can accept entries on the day as well, it is a huge help to our club organizers and volunteers if you pre-register (and pay online if you can):

Enter here:

2022 Otago Schools Championships (and 2021/22 club OY5), Sunday 19th June.

Two events on two new maps in one day!

Event Information HERE

Morning Sprint, Maori Hill Schools.

Planner: Steven Smith

Controller: Myles Thayer

Afternoon Middle, Cedar Creek 4x4 Club.

Planner: Craig Pelvin

Controller: Jim Cotter

**Pre-entry required**

School Students enter here:

Non-School Students enter here:

2022 South Island Schools Championships

Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th July:

South Island Schools' Champs on two brand new maps, based near Balclutha and Gore, in association with Southland Orienteering Club. Pre-entry for all competitors.

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Central Otago Orienteers

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Orienteering in Covid times.

Anytime that suits you, you can;

  • do MapRunF courses, note new Start Anywhere options.

  • use the Permanent Courses. Ross Creek has just been updated and extended.

  • Use old maps of events in public spaces within your neighbourhood; Town Belt South, Tomahawk, Botanic Gardens/Signal Hill/University campus, Bethunes Gully, Balmacewan/Kaikorai, Woodhaugh, Mosgiel Flatland, Glow Worms or Port Chalmers Rogaines. Go and find something new on the maps that you have never visited before.

Virtual Orienteering across Otago...

Download MapRunF on your phone, and do some courses right now.

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A reminder that the club is run on an entirely volunteer basis. We want events to be organised, safe and enjoyable for all of us, so we need you, the club members, to regularly help. Please offer your help in advance to the person listed as the Controller for the next event.