Upcoming Events

Event information

See the FAQ for more information about the costs and orienteering in general, including what you need to wear and bring. 

Waitangi weekend day 1. Individual Sprint. Lincoln Schools

Waitangi Orienteering Weekend 2023

Saturday 4 February 2023

Waitangi weekend 2023 day 1 (morning). Lincoln Schools individual sprint.

Waitangi weekend 2023 starts with an individual sprint on the brand new map of Lincoln Schools. 

For the Elite grades, this will be a National Sprint League (NSL) race. (Note that it was previously advertised that this will be a World Ranking Event, unfortunately this will NOT be the case).
This race will be the qualifier for the Elite Knockout Sprint. The top 30 male and top 30 female runners will auto-quality for the Knockout sprint, an additional 6 discretionary spots to be awarded by the organisers.

There are also courses suitable for all, in the public races

Elite Starts from 9am. Public race starts from 10am (after the elite race).

See the Waitangi Weekend 2023 page for event details including entries, fees, start times, grades etc,

Travel and parking information will be published in the event bulletin in the week prior to the event (this will be emailed to entrant and published on the page above).

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Waitangi weekend day 1. Elite Knock-out Sprint & public individual sprint.

Waitangi Orienteering Weekend 2023

Saturday 4 February 2023

*Waitangi weekend 2023 day 1 (afternoon). Lincoln university * For the Elite grades, this will be a Knockout sprint with 3 rounds of head-to-head racing.   Quarter Finals Lincoln Schools (run in the morning after the public sprint race).

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Waitangi weekend day 2. Woodend Forest

Waitangi Orienteering Weekend 2023

Sunday 5 February 2023

*Waitangi weekend 2023 day 2. Woodend Forest  * Elite double middle: Morning middle distance race. Starts from 10am.    Afternoon middle distance with chasing start (start time based on overall time for morning race). Starts from 2pm.

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Waitangi weekend day 3. Sprint Relay & public sprint.

Waitangi Orienteering Weekend 2023

Monday 6 February 2023

*Waitangi weekend 2023 day 3. Sprint Relay (and public individual sprint)*   The final race of the weekend is a Sprint Relay. Teams of 4 will compete with forked head to head racing The Elite relay will have mixed regional teams of 2 male/2 female in W-M-M-W leg order.

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Orton Bradley weekend - Evening Sprint.

Saturday 18 February 2023

The Orton Bradley weekend will have a sprint distance race on Sat evening and a classic OY on Sunday. We recommend camping at Orton Bradley on Saturday night. PAPO will be have a BBQ there, providing a good chance to meet fellow orienteers.

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Orton Bradley OY

Sunday 19 February 2023

The Orton Bradley weekend will have a sprint distance race on Sat evening and a classic OY on Sunday. We recommend camping at Orton Bradley on Saturday night. PAPO will be have a BBQ there, providing a good chance to meet fellow orienteers.

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Evening Sprint. Victoria Park

Tuesday 21 February 2023

Evening Sprint.  Victoria Park

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Evening Sprint. STAC

Tuesday 28 February 2023

Evening Sprint. STAC

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UCOC ultrasprint

Sunday 5 March 2023

UCOC ultrasprint

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Evening Sprint. Avonside/red zone

Tuesday 7 March 2023

Evening Sprint. Avonside/red zone

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