The 2019 NZ Orienteering National Championships is at Ōamaru from Friday, 19 April to Monday, 22 April 2019.
Even though this is the national event, this is a sport that is family-friendly and beginners are welcome and the organisers will help you choose the right map for your own challenge. You will learn how to read maps and use a compass, and getting hopelessly lost will become a thing of the past!
There will be competitive courses for those who the challenge is to complete the course in the quickest time using the best strategy for their route.
Approx 5km to 10km, with events each day
Refer to the event website for further details