Wellington Orienteering Club

Orienteering Hutt Valley



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Wellington and Hutt Valley Orienteers present...


The afterwork adventure run that puts spring into your step

The two neighbouring clubs will each provide a short orienteering course suitable for beginners, and a training or development activity matched to the venue - hand-picked from Wellington's most attractive running spots. This is not a competition, its a way of trying something new, having fun, gaining skills.

The series goes through spring. After the silly season we'll move into competition gear, get out the stop-watch, and see who's best! There are local and national championships, regional and school series, and even world medals to be won!! Yes we do!!!

Read more about T-Max... Enquiries Ph 04 566 2645

Details of time and place are found on the integrated orienteering calendar, which shows details of map-sport events (orienteering, rogaines, on foot and bike) all over the country. By clicking below, you'll home in on the particular event.

Thu 2 Nov 17: T-Max Week 1 Lower Hutt
Tue 7 Nov 17: T-Max Week 2 Johnsonville
Thu 16 Nov 17: No T-Max but try a Mini Rogaine at Titahi Bay
Tue 21 Nov 17: T-Max Week 4 Mt Victoria
Tue 28 Nov 17: T-Max Week 5 Porirua
Thu 7 Dec 17: T-Max Week 6 Lower Hutt

Trying... Training... Tea-time... Tuesdays and Thursdays...

ORIENTEERING ON FOOT: "involves finding your way through unfamiliar terrain using a map." Competitions are usually individual, but groups are welcome too. Checkpoints may have to be visited in a certain order, or a time limit is set. Courses can take anything from 10 minutes up, with an hour quite common.
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MTB-ORIENTEERING: "riding your way through a network of singletrack, 4WD tracks, roads and paths using a map. Sometimes you can shortcut between tracks but it's mostly about choosing the best track route and then following it without delays. Most events are designed to take 1-2 hours, but there are shorter and longer variations.
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