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Caroline carries flag at JWOC
Caroline carrying the Aussie Flag at the JWOC Opening Ceremony

Caroline carries flag at JWOC

by Linda Burridge

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Caroline Pigerre, who was selected in the Australian team to compete in the Junior World Orienteering Championships being held in Denmark at the moment (6-12 July), had the honour of carrying the Australian Flag at the Opening Ceremony of JWOC. This is...

A Fantastic Weekend of Orienteering

A Fantastic Weekend of Orienteering

by Linda Burridge

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A big thank you to volunteers from Ugly Gully for a great event at Maidenwell, for the the Qld Middle Distance Championships on the Saturday afternoon. Thank you to all those school and university students who took time out during the exam period ...

Another Spectacular Orienteering Event for OY 7

Another Spectacular Orienteering Event for OY 7

by Linda Burridge

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Range Runners didn't disappoint, with a glorious event in undulating to steep spur gully terrain, for OY 7. Thanks to all the organizers, course setters and volunteers. Congratulations to all competitors, especially all the youngsters who took on new n...

56 Juniors Compete in OQ Sprint Champs
Some of the Junior Certificate Winners from the OQ Sprint Champs

56 Juniors Compete in OQ Sprint Champs

by Linda Burridge

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Well done to the 56 juniors who competed in the Sprint Champs at UQ Gatton last Sunday.
There were some fast times and intense competitions in most age groups.
Some interesting facts from the event
Closest fought age group: W45A - Su Yan Ta...

Krystal named in WOC Team
Krystal in action at WOC 2018 in Latvia

Krystal named in WOC Team

by Linda Burridge

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Congratulations Krystal!
Off to the World Orienteering Championships in Norway!!
Krystal will be competing in all three races - the Long Distance, Middle Distance and Relay

MapRun Parks Queensland - Launch Series

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Autumn is a great time to get active in our parks. Orienteering Queensland is launching a new fitness activity - MapRun Parks. This is a fun, FREE fitness activity where you can enjoy some of Queensland's premium parks with a new activity using you...

OMaps Map Repository

by Robert Crosato

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A large project has been commenced by multiple club members to create a central repository for all club and OQ maps. If you would like to take a look, please visit here https://www.omaps.net/au and you will be able to scroll around and be amazed...

2018 QLD Schools Team - Revised

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Here is the 2018 QLD Schools team revised as at 14th September to allow for availability to travel to South Australia.
Senior Boys
Jaiden Fidge, Thomas Garbellini, Blake Reinbott, Grant Reinbott. Res: Saxon Charles, Ryan Gray
Senior Girls
Julia Gannon,...

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