Orienteering

The orienteering competition has its own FISU Regulations following the most recent rules of the International Orienteering Federation (IOF). The FISU Regulations are always set up on the recommendation of the FISU Technical Chair and the IOF Technical Delegate in close cooperation with the Committee for Sports Regulations and approved by the FISU Executive Committee.

In principle, the programme shall last five (5) days and include the events below.

Each country may enter a maximum of seventeen (17) persons of which twelve (12) competitors with maximum of six (6) male and six (6) female and five (5) officials.

Each country may enter in:
Long distance: four (4) male and four (4) female runners;
Middle distance: four (4) male and four (4) female runners;
Sprint distance: three (4) male and three (4) female runners;
Relay: two (2) men’s teams of three (3) runners and two (2) women’s teams of three (3) runners;
Mixed relay: one (1) team of two (2) female runners and two (2) male runners.

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    Congratulations to the following students who have been selected to compete in the 2016 WUC Orienteering to be held in Miskolc, Hungary from 30 July - 4 August.

    Name University
    Nicola Blatchford The University of Newcastle
    Michele Dawson The University of New South Wales
    Belinda Lawford The University of Melbourne
    Heather Muir The University of Queensland
    Krystal Neumann University of Southern Queensland
    Andrew Barnett The University of New South Wales
    Lachlan Dow University of Konstanz
    Matt Doyle The Australian National University
    Ian Lawford The University of Melbourne
    Henry McNulty The University of Western Australia
    Brodie Nankervis Monash University
       
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    Anna Hyslop Manager
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