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Queensland Schools Orienteering Honour Team 2020

Queensland Schools Orienteering Honour Team 2020

by Linda Burridge

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The selection panel has met to select the Queensland Schools Orienteering Honour Team 2020. After careful analysis of the performances in all selection races, and in accordance with the published selection policy, the following team of 20 athletes has ...

Successful 2020 QLD Long Distance Championships

Successful 2020 QLD Long Distance Championships

by Linda Burridge

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What a great event in fabulous terrain!
Thank you to all the volunteers from Ugly Gully for hosting the 2020 Queensland Long Distance Championships and in particular to course setter Greg Chatfield who, along with event controller Rob Rapkins, hung ov...

Mt Cotton MTBO Event - last for 2020

Mt Cotton MTBO Event - last for 2020

by Linda Burridge

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To close out the year, the MTBO Club negotiated exclusive access to the RACQ's Mobility Centre of Excellence, for their final event of the year. The network of bitumen roads, dirt 4WD test tracks and open grassy areas provided plenty of route choice wi...

QLD Schools Championships 2020

QLD Schools Championships 2020

by Linda Burridge

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Congratulations to our Queensland Schools Orienteering Medal winners 2020! The list of medallists can be found here.
The courses were challenging, and there was close competition in many classes, so well done to all those who completed their cour...

2020 QLD Sprint Champs

2020 QLD Sprint Champs

by Linda Burridge

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Thank you to Joe Garbellini for the excellent courses today at the QLD Sprint Orienteering Championships held at Nudgee College. The orienteering was

fast and furious and saw some great battles in the different age groups. What a stunning school to ...

QLD MTBO Champs - a resounding success

QLD MTBO Champs - a resounding success

by Linda Burridge

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The Sunshine Coast was the venue for the Queensland MTBO Champs over the weekend. With three races in 2 days, it was an awesome weekend of riding and racing.

The Sprint Champs on Saturday morning at Boondall Entertainment Centre were in ...

QLD Middle Distance Championships

QLD Middle Distance Championships

by Linda Burridge

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Thanks to Enoggeroos for a fabulous Qld Middle Distance Orienteering Championships at Bunyaville on Sunday.
Challenging courses set by Krystal set up some excellent competitions in the various age groups.
Thank you to Tony for organizing and to ...

Covid Safe Plan

Covid Safe Plan

by Linda Burridge

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With the reintroduction of tougher Covid restrictions in Queensland over the weekend, we would like to assure orienteers that OQ falls under the umbrella of the Outdoor Sports Industry Covid Safe Plan. We also have our own OQ Covid Safe Plan ...

Car Wreck Challenge #3 - Mt Coot-Tha

Car Wreck Challenge #3 - Mt Coot-Tha

by Linda Burridge

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Here's a fantastic school holiday activity for the kids.
Outdoors, Exercise, Maps, Rusty Relics and History! What more could you want?

Our intrepid mapper Geoff Peck has scoured the hills of Mt Coot-Tha and in addition to powerf...

Car Wreck Challenge #2 - Whites Hill

Car Wreck Challenge #2 - Whites Hill

by Linda Burridge

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Ready for our next challenge?
Intrepid mapper Geoff Peck has been scouting around Whites Hill and has circled 9 wrecks on the map.

Your challenge is to use the map to find them in the fastest possible time, registering your run/walk using the MapRu...

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