Peninsula and Plains Orienteering

Welcome to the Peninsula and Plains Orienteers (PAPO), Canterbury's orienteering club.

Some great events coming up. The Summer Sprint Series and our 40th Birthday Bash (birthday bash details updated Feb 19.... including booking form)!


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Upcoming Events

Summer Sprint Series Race 2

Tuesday 21 February 2017

A fun race around two of Christchurch's finest schools for orienteering.  more info

Summer Sprint Series Race 3

Tuesday 28 February 2017

Expect lots of tight racing in the confined grounds of Cobham Intermediate. more info

Summer Sprint Series Race 4

Tuesday 7 March 2017

Come and have some fun in the park at the Summer Sprint Series finale. more info

Latest News

PAPO uniform O top order

If you’ve been hankering after one of the very nice, very cool go-faster PAPO Trimtex Katie Bolt designed Orienteering tops worn by many of the club stalwarts, then hanker no more…The club does not buy 'stock' of these tops as it’s too expensive to hold stock in the size range... more info

Time to renew your Sub now

Please pay by 28 February.Please note PAPO has voted to change the financial year from ending in December to now ending in June.  Therefore this membership round is only for six month period from Jan 2017 to June 2017.  i.e, fees are for half a year only, are:Family $65Senior $27.50Junior... more info

NightNav 2016

This is a reminder that the first night navigation event is this Wednesday (7 September) at Spencer Park, meet in front of the camp shop. The weather forecast is looking great and we have a fantastic course planned for you by the legendary Nick Hann. more info

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