Turf Jargon Buster | Edinburgh Southern Orienteering Club

ESOC Edinburgh Southern Orienteering Club Here are some explanations of many terms used in Turf. See also the Turf FAQ page on this website. If you have any comments or questions, please email esoc.turf “AT” gmail.com Aquamen – The Order of Aquamen medal is awarded to those who take a zone designed to be swum … Read more

Club Profile – Counties Manukau Orienteering Club

Brief club background: Counties Manukau Orienteering Club (CMOC) sees orienteering as a special sport that you can participate in from almost any age, and over your whole life. It has the potential to be an integral part of our communities’ wellbeing, both physically and mentally. The Club has a deep passion for removing or minimising … Read more

Club Profile | Orienteering New Zealand

Brief club background: Counties Manukau Orienteering Club (CMOC) sees orienteering as a special sport that you can participate in from almost any age, and over your whole life. It has the potential to be an integral part of our communities’ wellbeing, both physically and mentally. The Club has a deep passion for removing or minimising … Read more

NOL Round 2: Preview | Orienteering New Zealand

Juniors Take Center Stage After being off the cards for 2 years now, the allure of Junior World Orienteering Champs (JWOC) is firmly in the minds of our best junior orienteers, peaking this weekend with part 1 of the JWOC trial process. Wairarapa will play host to a quality field of under 20 athletes ready … Read more

IOF Suspend Russia | Orienteering New Zealand

An open memo from IOF: Following Russia’s attack on Ukraine, the Ukrainian Orienteering Federation wrote an open letter to the International Orienteering Federation (IOF) and all Member Countries requesting the cancellation of Russia’s membership to the IOF for at least three years. The full version of the letter can be found here. IOF act quickly … Read more

Covid de-escalation Covid planning for NZ Orienteering events

The Covid Protection Framework (CPF) is a system that allows for a degree of normality, ie we are not going into lockdown to stamp out Covid but we will have additional or enhanced interventions. As we are in the middle of exponential growth in cases with the current Omicron outbreak, the question is – how … Read more

Christmas Cup 2021 | Edinburgh Southern Orienteering Club

28 December – 1 January Organised by Masterplan Adventure, the Christmas Cup consisted of 4 days of orienteering in locations across the Central Belt. Day 1 – Callendar Park, Tuesday 28 DecemberCallendar Park is in Falkirk, south of the town centre, and is a large area of ​​varied parkland centerd on the historic Callendar House. … Read more

Edinburgh Big Weekend 2022 | Edinburgh Southern Orienteering Club

January 21-23 The first event of the weekend was Fight With The Night (as usual, the 6th event of the series), on Friday 21 January at Pollock Halls. The start was in the heart of the halls area, with courses immediately heading off into the complex network of paths around the various buildings. It was … Read more