MTBO News bulletin
Monday, 1 December 2014
MTBO Training Camp – 17 to 21 December, Castlemaine
This MTBO training camp is open to ALL competitors, experienced or newcomers alike.
that the Friday-Sunday sessions will be based in Castlemaine and people
are welcome to attend just for that time or even just the weekend.
Confirmation of attendance is needed.
email Kay at firstname.lastname@example.org with your contact details (email,
ph numbers) and days that you will be attending and she will let you
More information from Kay on 08 8337 0522 or 0403 565 534.
2015 World Masters MTB Orienteering Championships
There are a number of Aussies already making plans to go to next year's World Masters MTBO Champs in Portugal between 7th and 14th June. Queenslanders Richard Robinson and Tamsin Barnes have already entered and Tim Hackney (NSW) and Leigh Privett (Vic) are going too. As well as Sprint, Middle and Long Championships, there will be an unofficial Masters Relay in M/W 120 & 160 classes (total age classes of the 3 team members). Tim would like to hear from anyone planning to go to gauge the level of interest and coordinate our activities (organising bike & people transport, accommodation and relay teams in Portugal). Anyone interested should email Tim or Leigh.
Check the Champs website where Bulletin 1/2 is available.
2015 Australian MTBO Selection Trials
Selection trials for the Australian team will be held at the NSW MTBO Champs to be held near Newcastle, NSW on the weekend of 20-21 March 2015. Vacancies exist for Male, Female, and Junior (under 21) team members for the team to the World Champs in Czech Republic, August 2015.
More information from Kay Haarsma or ph 0403 565 534.