Western Nomads

The Western Nomads are WA's representatives in the National Orienteering League (NOL), Australia's premier orienteering competition. Individual and team points are accumulated based on performance in five rounds of races held annually across the country.


Within the National Orienteering League (NOL) Competition a full team at each race consists of a minimum of 3 males and 3 females racing in the elite categories (M/W21E & M/W20E) at NOL events. From 2011 the Western Nomads also included WA's elite Mountain Bike Orienteering team.

2017 Squad

Men: Craig Dufty, Ricky Thackray, Cameron Duncan
Women: Natasha Sparg, Rachel West
Juniors: Oliver Martin, Jo Anna Maynard


WA Nomads squad take part in a variety of training exercises during the year.

NOL Program and Results

To see how the Western Nomads went you can review The NOL 2017 Program and Results for each event across Australia.

MTBO NOL Program and Results

The Mountain Bike Orienteering National Orienteering League runs a MTBO specific competition.

OWA Sponsors

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