Park and Street Orienteering

More Fun Than the Same Old Run

Bored with running the same old block? Tired of trudging on the treadmill? Looking for a new way to give your brain and body a boost? Want to see new places and meet new faces? Searching for an outdoor activity the whole family can enjoy together?

Park and Street Orienteering provides the perfect combination of mental and physical exercise. You do not need a compass or any special map reading ability. However, it will test your thinking while giving you a great workout in a friendly, safe, outdoor environment.   Events are held all over Melbourne, all year round.

Our events welcome people of all ages and abilities, and accommodate everyone from the elite sports person to those looking for a good walk to help stay in shape.

Families and friends can participate in groups or individually.  Groups such as schools, scouts, sports or social clubs are very welcome - but please contact us at least a week prior to the event, so we can make sure enough maps are printed.

Printed programs covering all of Melbourne are available at most events. Further information is also available on this website: Want to learn more? Click here

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All Melbourne and Geelong Park and Street winter and summer events are now loaded onto Eventor.  You do not need to be registered or logged in to view and export from the Eventor calendar.  You can also find all Park and Street events directly from Eventor by clicking on the Discipline dropdown box and selecting Park/Street Orienteering, and the Location dropdown box and selecting Orienteering Victoria. Make sure you select the full date range for the season, i.e. October 2013-March 2014. You can refine your search by using the Advanced Search function, and entering the name of series, e.g. Western.

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Highbury Hill

Thursday, 20 November 2014

First time course setter Steuart did a great job with the Highbury Hill map.  Apologies about control 4 - we're blaming the work experience kid who helped put the controls out. There was plenty of post race debate about the best course, as it seemed no two people had done the same thing.

Bruce continued his winning streak on A course, keeping ahead of Andrew, Peter, Colin and Alex.  Lanita was back in the winners circle on B, ahead of Bryan, Peter, Coral and Alicia.  C course was won by Darryl, from Chris, Janine, Tony and Jay.  Mason, Torren, Buzz, me and Pete were the first five back on D course, while Felicity, Sophie, Samantha, Pat and Bernadette were the top 5 on E course.  Ron outscored his rivals on PW with 62 points, ahead of Mark, Len, Helen and Sandy.

Bruce retains his overall lead on A, with Geoff and Rick each moving up one place.  Ray now tops the B course standings ahead of Peter D and Katherine, while Lanita tops the averages. Suzy continues to hold the lead on C, but Tony and Janine move up to second and third, and are separated by just one point.  On D, Mason has a one point advantage over Torren, with me in third.  And keeping it in the family, Sophie leads E course, from Pat.  On PW, the lead has changed hands, with Mark moving into top spot, Ron in second, and Len in third.

Join us next Wednesday at Blackburn North.

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