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: 2015
FWOC Events 2015
EOOC Events 2015
HOT NEWS !!
Charlotte MacNaughton has been awarded a 2014 Alberta Sport Volunteer Recognition Award.
History: These awards were first issued in 1987. That first year, Jim Webster was one of the recipients of the Sport Volunteer Recognition Award. Since then, the following AOA members also received this award: 1988 – Peter Wong, 1992 – Nancy Craig, 2005 – Adrian Zissos.
To read about Chalotte HUGE volunteering contribution click HERE
Congratulations again Charlotte and THANK YOU for everything you have done !
You want to know why Orienteering is a great sport?
Click HERE to see “orienteering is great because…” video clip
Application forms now available
The forms to apply are now availables.
Click on the grant of your choice the open the form.
(old Orienteering Leadership and Development Grant)
High Performance Grant criteria (New Grant)
Pursuit of Athletic Excellence Grant criteria
Please READ carefully the new guidelines HERE and if you have any question please send them at firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline to apply is December 1st, 2015
The Reentrant Oct_2015 is ready
BCOC 2015 CHANGE OF DATES
Explanation about the change of dates HERE
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.
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 email@example.com.
New way for getting yours
New for this year : AOA Membership needs to be purchase through your club:
EOOC Click HERE
FWOC click HERE
If you have any question please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
AOA T-SHIRTS FOR SALE
We still have AOA technical t-shirts for sale. For details click HERE
To find out more about Orienteering Canada's long term athlete development (LTAD) model click: HERE
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:email@example.com
AOA Contact Info:
Alberta Orienteering Association