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Welcome to the Junior section of the Orienteering Australia website.
SA and VIC junior orienteers at a control
We aim to have it as a resource for Australian juniors with items such as a junior-relevant news items, a dedicated page for schools orienteering, a junior event guide and direct links to junior results and photo galleries. We could also set up sections such as training and competition tips, junior profiles, training, and courses.
We need YOUR help, so if you have any ideas for the junior section, would like to contribute stories or photos, please contact Ian Dalton.
Results of past national events including the Australian Schools Championships can be viewed in the Orienteering Australia Results archive.
Smartplay is a sports safety and injury prevention program. Their website has tips to reduce the risk of injury and now has a section specific to orienteering!
ASADA Anti Doping Resources
Inlcuded on this page are important resources that all junior elites should be familiar with. Information such as the current banned medications list, Therapeutic Use Exemption forms for banned prescribed medications and other resources. For more information regarding any issues contact the ASADA hotline 1800 020 506 or OA's High Performance Manager Kay Haarsma.
Australian team for 2011 Junior World Championships
Wednesday, 27 April 2011
Orienteering Australia is proud to announce the team for 2011 Junior World Championships.
Josh Blachford (NSW)
Lachlan Dow (ACT)
Ian Lawford (ACT)
Oscar McNulty (WA)
Max Neve (VIC)
Oliver Poland (ACT)
1st Reserve- Kurt Neumann (QLD)
2nd Reserve- Oscar Phillips (TAS)
Lillian Burrill (QLD)
Claire Butler (TAS)
Jacqui Doyle (QLD)
Belinda Lawford (ACT)
Krystal Neumann (QLD)
Georgia Parsons (ACT)
The Championships take place in Poland 1-9th July 2011. The team will be supported by coach Roch Prendergast and manager Valerie Barker.
Congratulations to the team, and good luck for the championships.