NEW ZEALAND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
ORIENTEERING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016
Orienteering Waikato looks forward to welcoming competitors to NZSS2016 on July 21-23 2016. The event will be based at St Peters School in Cambridge which will provide a fantastic centre for 3 days of top class orienteering. The school is taking accommodation bookings now.
- School Results posted below (29 July 2016).
- NZSS 2016 Programme is available now (18 July 2016).
- Event information is available now. (23 June 2016)
Here are some useful reference resources
- Sample map legends for Standard maps and Sprint maps . (Search the web for “orienteering map symbols” for more samples.)
- Pictorial Control Description Reference Sheet (A4)
- IOF International Specification for Control Descriptions
Orienteering is a worldwide sport. It is the aim of the IOF control description symbols to provide a stable means for orienteers from all countries to be able to understand control descriptions without ambiguity or the need for language translation. This booklet shows how the symbols can be used to do this. (See Examples Page 16).
- NZOF Rules and Resources
- NZ Routegadget
- Day Two (Long): 2008 version: Sample Map from Wharepapa 2008
St Peters School is a boarding school and can accommodate 400. The school offer a range of accommodation and catering options. Teams are encouraged to stay at the school which is also the site of the sprint and relay races. Check out the new cycling Avantidrome adjacent to the school. If there is enough interest, the indoor pool will be open in the evening. Please contact the school to discuss your requirements.
Email: [email protected]
ST Peters School Cambridge
For further information see the Final Event Notice