The Final Reckoning

After tallying up the points for the Sprint, the Long and the Relay, the final reckoning shows which schools won top honours at the NISS 2022 Orienteering Champs. Congratulations to Mount Albert Grammar & St Cuthbert’s for taking out Top Schools; Northcross Intermediate & Baradene for best Year 7/8 ; and Sacred Heart and Diocesan … Read more

Day Three – Relays

Championship level courses set by the Planner (Jonty Oram) and Controller (Jeff Greenwood) provided a true test of orienteering skills in today’s relay events. Orienteering in Woodhill Forest demands concentration right to the final control. Check the results tab to see who stepped up to the challenge and took to the podium!

Day Two – the Long

Results for the NISS O Champs 2022 Long Event are now available – click on the results tab above. A big thanks to Alina Granger for setting courses appropriate for a Championship event, with just about everyone having a control or two that tested your navigation and made you relocate and try again – so … Read more

Day One – Results published

Results for the NISS Orienteering Sprint Championships are now available. Click on the Results tab in the menu above to see how you did. Well done to all the winners who took the podium positions and congratulations everyone on a fantastic day’s racing on one of the most technically challenging sprint course maps in the … Read more

Bulletin Two and Start Lists

Bulletin Two is now released! This is a “must read” for competitors, team managers and supporters alike. The start times for the Sprint and the Long are also now available. Follow the Event Information menu tab above to download your copy of the Bulletin and start times. These publications contain all the information you need … Read more

Entries for NISS O Champs now open

Entries are now open for the NISS Orienteering Champs 2022. Entries must be made using the event entry form (click on Entries in the menu tab above).  Pre-entry is essential.  The completed entry form should be emailed to Auckland Orienteering Club, Closing date for entries is Friday 8th July.  Note that this is the … Read more

New Bulletin One now released

Bulletin One has been updated with the rescheduled event dates and is now available. In this Bulletin we set out preliminary information for the event, the closing date for entries and information to allow competitors and schools to plan their travel arrangements.  More detailed information on the individual events and competition format will be published … Read more

New Dates Announced (17 – 19 July)

Auckland Orienteering Club is pleased to announce the North Island Secondary School Orienteering Champs have been rescheduled to Sunday 17th to Tuesday 19th July. This is the same week, but just a few days earlier than the NZ Secondary School Orienteering Champs hosted by Counties Manukau just down the road, so competitors can now look … Read more

NISS Orienteering Champs 2022 – Postponed

Students at NISSOC2020

Last week we communicated to you we will be hosting the NISS Orienteering Champs 2022 from Friday 29th April to Sunday 1st May 2022.  Regrettably we are now announcing the need to postpone this event. Last Friday the Sprint venue, already our back-up venue after the first refused permission earlier this year, informed us that we could … Read more

NISSOC2022 Event Website Launched

Students at NISSOC2020

Auckland Orienteering Club looks forward to welcoming students from around the North Island to compete in a fun and competitive weekend of orienteering at the North Island Secondary Schools Orienteering Championships 2022. The event website is available at: