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Coming Events

Fri 1 Oct 8:00 am
Newcastle October-November Street Events
Sun 3 Oct 10:00 am
Waggaroos Local
Pomingalarna

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Wed 6 Oct 6:00 am
Newcastle Map Ride Event 1 Jesmond Park

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Wed 6 Oct 7:00 am
Newcastle Map Ride Event 2 Myall Road

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Sun 10 Oct 10:00 am
NTOC - Kooringle
Bundarra Road, west of Armidale
Sat 16 Oct 9:30 am
SOS Term 4 Event 1
TBA

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Sun 17 Oct 10:00 am
Interclub #6 - Waggaroos (New Date)
Wolfram
Sat 23 Oct 9:30 am
SOS Term 4 Event 2
TBA

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Sat 23 Oct 11:30 am
NSW State League #8 (New date)
Mackillop College, Lochinvar Pl, Port Macquarie.

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Sun 24 Oct 9:30 am
NSW State League #9 (New Date)
Broken Bago State Forest, Tallowwood Ave, Wauchope.

Coaching Resources

Coaching Course materials

Level 1, 2 and 3 materials are available through Orienteering Australia.

Orienteering Australia Coaching Link

Books

There are many coaching orienteering books available. 

Orienteering Services of Australia stocks quite a few.

A recent publication that is excellent and covers introductory through to elite level material is:

Crowood Sports Guides: Orienteering by Carol McNeill. 

It can be purchased online through various suppliers.

Online Resources

Sport Australia coach support pages

Orienteering Australia coaching materials

Orienteering ACT coaching tips

Orienteering Queensland coaching tips

British Orienteering Improving Performance

World of O: O-training.net (High quality training exercises)

Newcastle Orienteering Club Coaching Page

Self-Analysis Templates

Here are a couple of tools that Orienteers can open and save and then use to self-analyse their skills and performances:

Skills self-evaluation template

Race Analysis template