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The Alberta Orienteering Association is the provincial body responsible for the organization and promotion of orienteering throughout Alberta. This website is designed to provide information for members and visitors about orienteering, rogaining and adventure racing in Alberta.

As the majority of competitions and training events are conducted by associated clubs, follow our links page to a club in your area for details on when and where local events are held. Information on provincially, nationally and internationally sanctioned events can be found by visiting "Events" on our website.

View AOA Schedule

Next Event: 2014



July 18-20, AB Champs, Edmonton & Smoky Lake
May 11, Prairie Opener, Rumsey RESULTS
May 4. Morningside RESULTS
March 14-16, Barebones: RESULTS

 

AOA STRATEGIC PLAN

 The AOA Strategic Plan 2014-2017 is now ready, you can find it HERE. We want to thank everyone who contributed one way or the other. We also want you to know that we are welcoming any comments you might have.


Alberta champs
July 18-20
Edmonton and Smoky Lake

Details are now available for the AB Champs organized by EOOC. click HERE for information and registration.

 


COC: Whistler :1-5 Aug
and
WCOC: Kamloops 8-10Aug
2014

Registration is now open for the 2014 Canadian Champs and the WCOC
click here to register


SASS PEEPRE JUNIOR TRAINING CAMP

New this year : you have to register ONLINE for the camp SEPARATELY from the competitions. The zone4 link to register for the camp is here


MAPPERS NEEDED

The Orienteering Association of British Columbia, Alberta and New Brunswick are currently looking for Canadian mappers who have extensive experience producing top quality orienteering maps (OCAD) to the latest ISOM and ISSOM standards to work on different projects in Alberta, BC and New Brunswick during the summer of 2014, for a period of time between 14 to 21 weeks. The hourly pay rate will be $29.25.

The specifics areas where we want to map are still to be determined, but will include the Lower Mainland and East Kootenay areas of BC, Edmonton area for Alberta and to be determined in New Brunswick.

The mappers will be coordinated by the Alberta Orienteering Association for the administration part of the process, in conjunction with the Orienteering Association of British Columbia & Orienteering New Brunswick.

 If you are an interested mapper, and you have the experience, send your resume at pascale@orienteeringalberta.ca


 

FWOC MAPPERS NEEDED

The Foothills Wanderers Orienteering Club is currently looking for one or more mappers to work during the summer of 2014 on updating and re-mapping orienteering maps in the Calgary area.  The projects range from small updates along the rivers in the city, due to the damage incurred by the June 2013 floods, to larger projects completely re-mapping city maps.  The mapper(s) will work on a fee-for-service basis, with a contract.  the wage will depend on the experience of the applicant.

Applicants should send their resume to mapping@orienteeringcalgary.ca by April 30, 2014.

For more information please contact Don Bayly: mapping@orienteeringcalgary.ca.


 IMPACT OF ORIENTEERING ON THE ENVIRONMENT

If you are interested in receiving a PDF of the report on the impact of the APOC 2002 orienteering event on the environment in the Bow Valley Wildland Park (written by Angeles Mendoza), please send an email to pascale@orienteeringalberta.ca.


 

AOA T-SHIRTS FOR SALE

We still have AOA technical t-shirts for sale. For details click HERE

Membership for 2014 is now open.

 2014 Membership registration is open. Click HERE for online registration. If you have any question you can send an email : pascale@orienteeringalberta.ca


ANTI-SPAM LAW

In order to complie with the anti-spam law that will take effect on July 1st, 2014 the AOA will not be sending email to anyone that will have give their consent to do so. If you wish to be added to the AOA distribution list please send an email at:pascale@orienteeringalberta.ca



ORIENTEERING CANADA
Orienteering Canada has a new Newsletter click HERE to read it!


To find out more about Orienteering Canada's long term athlete development (LTAD) model click: HERE


 

AOA Contact Info:

Alberta Orienteering Association

Box 1576
Cochrane, Alberta
T4C 1B5

Phone number:
403-981-4444

Email Address: 
pascale@orienteeringalberta.ca  

 

 

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