Peninsula and Plains Orienteering

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

 

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Upcoming Events

Living Springs

Sunday 3 November 2019

Come to (re-)discover a map that hasn't been used for a while and has recently been updated ; great view guaranteed over the Lyttleton Harbour! more info

MTB orienteering - Hanmer Springs

Friday 15 November 2019

The Canterbury Champs are being held on Saturday 16th/Sunday 17 November at Boyle River in Lewis Pass – about 40 minutes’ drive west of Hanmer Springs.  This is preceded by a Mountain Bike Orienteering event at Hanmer Springs on Friday 15 November.  more info

Canterbury Champs - Boyle River

Saturday 16 November 2019

The Canterbury Champs are being held on Saturday 16th/Sunday 17 November at Boyle River in Lewis Pass – about 40 minutes’ drive west of Hanmer Springs.  This is preceded by a Mountain Bike Orienteering event at Hanmer Springs on Friday 15 November.  more info

Latest News

Festival for orienteers of the future

Sunday is for sleep-ins! Start times have been put back an hour for Sunday. Actually, the controller for the event has decided to do this in the interests of children's safety - so we are well away from another MTB event.  more info

Schools orienteering training - Ideal for beginners and learners

Events are on different evenings to help avoid clashing with other after-school activities. Make sure you sign up (as a school or individual) so we can provide enough maps. Mon 19 Aug | McCormacks Bay – Reserve carpark near rugby fieldsTue 20 Aug  | Halswell Quarry – Findlays Picnic Area 1Wed... more info

Canterbury Champs + MTBO: register your interest for accommodation

Canterbury Champs + MTBO – Canterbury Show Weekend – 15-17 November 2019 – register your interest for accommodation. more info

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