Technical Information

The following documents are useful for event organisers, course setters and controllers.  Refer also to Event Management page. 

Course Planning Workshop 2014


Course Planning Workshop 2014 No Maps.pdf

Course Planning Moderate and Hard Courses.doc

Very Easy Course Example.pdf

EasyCourse Example.pdf

Moderate Course Example.pdf

Hard Course - Long Distance Example.pdf

Middle Distance Example.pdf

Sprint Distance Example.pdf

 L2 Controllers Workshop 2015


2015 L2 Workshop Slides.ppt

Course navigational difficulty.docx

Event Organisation Activities.docx


2015 Mapping- Notes for Controllers Workshop.pdf

2015 Mapping- Notes for Controllers Workshop.pdf 

Documents from Other Workshops and Articles

Course Formats Summary - EventFormatsSummary.pdf

Water on Courses - Water on Courses.doc

Restricted Areas and Routes - Restricted Areas and Routes.doc

Control Placement - Siting of Control Flags.doc

Course Setting Moderate and Hard Courses - Course Planning Moderate and Hard Courses.doc

Course Setting Easy, very Easy and Street Courses - Course Planning Easy, Very Easy and Street-Park Courses.doc

Run Rates for Maps by Adrian Uppill   RunRatesforMaps.xls

Course Length Determinator by Adrian Uppill  CourseLengthDeterminator.xls

 Technical Links

Refer also to the Technical section of Orienteering Australia's web site

Mappers Corner: Useful Information & Links for OCAD Users

Environmental Impacts of Orienteering

Several articles based on an environmental survey associated with a major orienteering event in Namadgi NP, ACT are available here.

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