Activities / Sports

Orienteering

Orienteering is a fun, competitive sport that combines physical and mental challenges and rewards competitors with a unique adventure. Students use maps to select routes and navigate through diverse and often unfamiliar terrain and visit control points in sequence.

Orienteering is a fun, competitive sport that combines physical and mental challenges and rewards competitors with a unique adventure. Students use maps to select routes and navigate through diverse and often unfamiliar terrain and visit control points in sequence.

Events

Five races are held at schools around the North Shore.

Enrolments and Fees Information

2020 Sport Fees: these are based on 2019 fees and are subject to change.

Draws

www.collegesport.co.nz

  • Northern Zone: February – March
  • Sprint Final: Beginning April
  • NISS: Middle of May
  • NZSS Champs: Middle of July

Uniform

A school sport shirt is provided.

Venues

Various venues across Auckland

Transport

Limited places for transport in college vans for up to 20 students. Please advise promptly before first event if you can make your own way to and from events by email to s.oleary@orewacollege.nz

Communications

Use the Google Classroom for Orienteering. If you are new to the sport, the classroom code is in notices and will be emailed to group.