"As Summer draws to a close,"
Let The Show Begin A s Summer draws to a close, and with only a few Sydney Summer Series (SSS) events Issue No. 222 www.nsw.orienteering.asn.au March 2010 left to be enjoyed, for many orienteers March sees the beginning of the traditional "Bush Season". But before we put our running shorts away for another 6 months, there are still a few SSS events to be run and won, and by the time this newsletter is published the new T he National Rankings for 2009 are calculated based on the following results: W17-20) are calculated on a different system on a continuous basis and can be found on the Orienteering Australia website - Sydney Sprint Series will have been concluded. The Association is grateful to Garingal's Ross Barr for 1. Each day of theEaster3 Days (E1, E2, E3) once again coordinating this season's www.orienteering.asn.au 2. The Australian Long (AL), Middle (AM), Sprint SSS and to Bennelong's Terry Bluett The Ranking List showing the top ten ranked for organising the Sprint Series with championships (AS) orienteers nationally in each age class will be the support of the Sydney clubs. It is 3. The VIC State Championships (SA). printed in the Australian Orienteer magazine. hoped that those who competed in 4. The average of the best 3 events are taken. the Sprint Series enjoyed the NSW Orienteers who earned a ranking in 2009 The elite rankings (M21, M17-20, W21, are listed below. . . challenge as much as competing in the SSS and also enjoyed the use of M-12 8 Geoff Todkill NC.N 78.60 ASALE3 W-14 SportIdent (SI) for timing. What 1 Daniel Hill GO.N 98.82 ASSAAL 9 Melvyn Cox BN.N 74.56 E2E3E1 1 Nicola Blatchford NC.N 100.00 E1E2E3 would competitors think of using SI 5 Scott Charlton NC.N 79.36 ALASAM 12 James Lithgow GO.N 70.76 ASE1E3 10 Rhiana Roberts NC.N 54.04 ASALSA for the SSS? 7 Nathan Berkholz NC.N 70.85 E2SAE3 17 Geoffrey Peel NC.N 61.28 E2ASSA W-16 March also sees the Association M-14 19 Mark Darvodelsky UR.N 59.18 AME1AS 2 Michele Dawson GO.N 96.93 AMASAL hold its AGM - an opportunity for 7 Aidan Dawson GO.N 59.03 ASAMSA M55 12 Alinta Merrotsy NT.N 65.58 SAAMAS M-16 4 Nick Wilmott UR.N 90.02 E1E2AL W35 members to consider becoming a 10 Matthew Hill GO.N 80.54 ASSAAL 10 Gordon Wilson BN.N 82.05 ASE2SA 3 Martina Craig BF.N 93.64 E1E3E2 member of the Board and assist in 16 Glen Charlton NC.N 61.03 SAALAM 13 Robert Preston NC.N 76.58 E2E1E3 W40 the running of Orienteering in NSW. M40 17 Nick Dent CC.N 72.10 E1ASE3 1 Jenny Enderby NC.N 100.00 E1E2E3 While the AGM is an opportunity for 1 Stephen Craig BF.N 100.00 E1E2E3 19 Bob Hawkins NT.N 70.22 E2E1SA 2 Barbara Hill GO.N 95.09 ASSAAM the Association to review the 8 Paul Marsh BF.N 81.04 ASALE2 21 Colin Price CC.N 68.98 ASE2E1 3 Linda Sesta UR.N 90.89 E3E1E2 previous year, more importantly it 9 Tony Hill GO.N 80.70 AMASAL 24 Donald Barker NT.N 66.50 ALASSA 4 Karen Blatchford NC.N 80.24 AME2AL gives the Association an opportunity 12 John Havranek GO.N 66.02 E2E1E3 28 Peter Shepherd IK.N 59.03 E1E2E3 5 Nic Plunkett-Cole BF.N 72.61 E3E1E2 to consider the year ahead as to what 14 Ian Jones UR.N 65.02 E1E3E2 29 Russell Rigby NC.N 56.16 ASE2E1 W45 M45 30 Alec Watt NT.N 54.47 E2E1E3 10 Lisa Lampe UR.N 65.69 ASE3AL needs to be done to allow the sport 5 Peter Charlton NC.N 84.76 ASALAM M60 W50 to continue to develop and prosper in 8 Andy Simpson BF.N 82.49 E1E2E3 6 Ross Barr GO.N 83.37 ASAME1 3 Debbie Davey WR.N 94.33 AMALSA NSW. The challenge ahead of 12 Graeme Dawson GO.N 72.57 ASAMSA 8 Jim Merchant GO.N 82.21 SAASAM 6 Hilary Wood CC.N 72.13 E1E2AS increasing membership and M50 11 Jim Lee NC.N 79.47 AMASSA 8 Julia Prudhoe CC.N 67.88 E3E2E1 participation is one previously 3 Russell Blatchford NC.N 82.51 ASAMAL 12 Dave Lotty UR.N 79.01 ASALE3 11 Sarah Garnett UR.N 51.18 E1E3E2 considered and discussed at the 6 Alex Davey WR.N 79.43 E2ASE3 20 Terry Bluett BN.N 54.28 E1E2E3 W55 November's Association meeting, and M65 3 Lynn Dabbs WH.N 78.08 E3ALSA the AGM will see the next stage of the 5 Ron Junghans GO.N 87.21 E2E1E3 W60 plan being released for the 8 Dick Ogilvie UR.N 82.01 E1ALSA 1 Jenny Hawkins NT.N 98.58 E3SAE1 9 Ted Mulherin WH.N 77.77 E1E2E3 3 Judith Hay BN.N 96.33 ASALE3 Association's consideration. 14 Barry Pearce IK.N 65.11 E1E2AM 4 Carol Jacobson GO.N 94.04 E1ASAM The bush season ahead looks to be 19 Ken Jacobson GO.N 56.10 E1E2AS 8 Val Hodsdon SH.N 89.89 ALE1E3 an interesting one with the first two M70 9 Jitka Kopriva UR.N 89.77 E3SAE1 State League events taking place at 2 John Hodsdon SH.N 98.70 SAE3E2 13 Angela Murray UR.N 80.74 E3ASE2 Clandulla, the area used for last 6 Barry Hanlon WH.N 78.79 SAALAM 17 Pauline Moore WR.N 78.16 E1ASSA year's World Masters event. M75 W65 Hopefully this will give everyone who 1 Ian Hassall IK.N 100.00 E1E2E3 6 Christa Schafer GO.N 74.09 E3E2E1 was unable to compete at the World 5 Don Bajenoff SH.N 79.62 SAALE2 9 Carolyn Chalmers NC.N 65.49 ASSAE2 M80 W70 Masters events the opportunity to 1 Neil Schafer GO.N 100.00 E1E2E3 3 Janet Morris WH.N 93.08 ASALSA compete in this magnificent terrain. Editor: W-10 W75 Not long after sees a round of the Alex Davey 4 Joanna Hill GO.N 73.61 SAAMAL 1 Maureen Ogilvie UR.N 100.00 E2AMAL National Orienteering League being 5 Namoi Street, WAGGA WAGGA 2650 W-12 held in NSW in May, while in June email@example.com Secretary: 4 Georgia Jones UR.N 77.79 E3E1E2 there is the opportunity to return to Dave Lotty Dubbo for QBIII and to enjoy the PO Box 3295, North Strathfield 2137 challenges of Sappa Bulga as used Phone: (02) 8116 9848 for JWOC in 2007. While later in the E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Typesetting and Layout: year we can look forward to the NSW Barry Hanlon champs on a new area west of the Printed by: Blue Mountains on a map being Pro-graphica, Petersham prepared for Garingal Orienteers by OANSW Board Members: Alex Tarr. President - Paul Prudhoe CC So, let the show begin, and I look Secretary - Dave Lotty UR forward to seeing you all somewhere Finance Director - Robert Spry BN The renewal form for your 2010 Membership was in the bush over the coming months. Planning Director - Nick Dent CC Special Projects Director - vacant included in the January Newsletter. This is your last Regards Technical Director - Glenn Meyer SH Newsletter unless you have renewed (except for a few Paul Prudhoe Communications Director- Alex Davey WR new members who joined in late 2009 and whose Coaching Director - Mark Darvodelsky UR Promotion Director - Felicity Brown BN membership continues for 2010). The Orienteering Association of NSW If you have lost the form contact Dave Lotty at the acknowledges the support of Association Website: www.nsw.orienteering.asn.au Office for a replacement or go to: www.nsw.orienteering.asn.au/gfolder/admin/membership/ This newsletter is published in January, March, June , September and December. OANSWMembershipFormDirectory2010.pdf. Copy deadlines are 22 December, You WILL need a form to advise on what form of 15 February, 15 May, 15 August and 15 November respectively. newsletter you wish to receive - electronic or hard copy. Orienteering NSW | March 2010 1 25 January 2010 CALLAN PARK SPRINT SERIES #4 Organiser Linda Sesta Controller Lisa Lampe for Uringa Orienteers Results are at www.nsw.orienteering.asn.au/events/sprintseries/ Results of all events from 4 January 2010 to 22 February 2010 20 January 2010 are included in this listing. MANLY DAM SYDNEY SUMMER SERIES #17 2010 Orienteer of the Year scores and 2010 State League Events Organiser Terry Bluett results and split times are at For Bennelong Northside Orienteers www.stateleague.nsw.orienteering.asn.au Results are at 2010 MTBO Super Series results, split times and scores are at www.sydneysummerseries.com.au www.mountaindevils.com 1 February 2010 2009-10 Summer Series results and scores are at UTS KURING-GAI www.sydneysummerseries.com.au SPRINT SERIES #7 Organiser Tracy Bluett 4 January 2010 for Big Foot Orienteers GEORGES HEIGHTS Results are at SPRINT SERIES #1 www.nsw.orienteering.asn.au/events/sprintseries/ Organiser Terry Bluett for Bennelong Northside Orienteers Results are at 3 February 2010 www.nsw.orienteering.asn.au/events/sprintseries/ BRICKMAKERS CREEK SYDNEY SUMMER SERIES #18 6 January 2010 Organiser Larry Weiss FOLLY POINT For Garingal Orienteers SYDNEY SUMMER SERIES #14 Results are at Organiser Michele Dawson www.sydneysummerseries.com.au For Garingal Orienteers Results are at 8 February 2010 www.sydneysummerseries.com.au GLADESVILLE HOSPITAL SPRINT SERIES #6 11 January 2010 Organiser Ross Barr UWS PARRAMATTA for Garingal Orienteers SPRINT SERIES #2 Results are at Organiser Lyn Malmgron www.nsw.orienteering.asn.au/events/sprintseries/ for Southern Highlands Occasional Orienteers Results are at www.nsw.orienteering.asn.au/events/sprintseries/ 10 February 2010 VINEYARD CREEK SYDNEY SUMMER SERIES #19 13 January 2010 Organiser Ted Mulherin DEVLINS CREEK For Western and Hills Orienteers SYDNEY SUMMER SERIES #15 Results are at Organiser Michael Burton www.sydneysummerseries.com.au For Big Foot Orienteers Results are at 15 February 2010 www.sydneysummerseries.com.au WATSONS BAY SPRINT SERIES #7 18 January 2010 Organiser Janet Morris UPJOHN PARK for Western and Hills Orienteers SPRINT SERIES #1 Results are at Organiser Chris Crane www.nsw.orienteering.asn.au/events/sprintseries/ for Western and Hills Orienteers Results are at www.nsw.orienteering.asn.au/events/sprintseries/ 17 February 2010 ROZELLE BAY SYDNEY SUMMER SERIES #20 20 January 2010 Organiser Ross Barr THE PUNT For Garingal Orienteers SYDNEY SUMMER SERIES #16 Results are at Organiser Matt Peters www.sydneysummerseries.com.au For Uringa Orienteers Results are at 22 February 2010 www.sydneysummerseries.com.au MACQUARIE SPORTS SPRINT SERIES #8 Organiser James Lithgow for Garingal Orienteers Results are at www.nsw.orienteering.asn.au/events/sprintseries/ 2 Orienteering NSW | March 2010