Metro Series: Bayswater

groupenewswebSaturday 24th February 2018

AP Hinds Reserve, Milne St, Bayswater

The final event of the season and your last chance to accumulate series points takes us back to the river at Bayswater. This map consists of extensive riverside parkland and a limited street network with a couple of small hills.You’ll also might get to visit Bayswater's own 'bike boulevard' and plus there is a very popular dog beach while post event stay for picnic or BBQ with the extensive BBQ facilities available throughout the river-side parks.

Make sure you enjoy this final event of the 2017-2018 Metro series. Presentations for the overall Metro Series winners will take place immediately after this event.

Start Time: 5.00pm
Courses Close: 6.15pm
Scatter Event: Mass start scatter event with 3 distance options 2-3km, 4-6km, 7-8km
Event details in Eventor

As usual, there'll be friendly people on hand to assist you with planning and registration if you need it and newcomers are welcome. If you like to be prepared check out our guide on Urban Orienteering.

2018 Summer Training sessions

NavdahrunnerMembers Training and Coaching Opportunities

Want to get ready for Navdash or bush events? Your friendly OWA coaches have prepared a series of activities for the Summer months to help you reach your goals.

Weekly training is available in Perth based in two areas, one west and one east of the city. Training in the east is on FRIDAY evenings and in the west on THURSDAY evenings, so if you are super keen you can get in two training sessions a week!

All members are welcome to join these sessions, whatever your level of orienteering. Juniors aiming to make the WA Schools’ Team should see completing this training as the start of their preparation.

Perth Sprint Camp

charlottewatsonUKwebcloseupTraining Weekend 3-5th March 2018

OWA is pleased to be hosting Charlotte Watson, an orienteer from the UK who has represented Great Britain at the JWOC and WOC as a visiting coach. This is to provide all our members with the chance to reap the benefits of coaching, some intensive training and ultimately improve their orienteering and enjoyment of the sport.

Charlotte is currently putting together the weekend program so times, location and full details will be available soon.
Register to confirm your attendance and to ensure map numbers.


Mark your calendar for a full long weekend of sprint training on the 3rd, 4th and 5th March.

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