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EP Relays

The Eyre Peninsula Interclub Relays saw Lincoln Orienteers pitted against Saltbush Orienteers once again. While our A team retained the Ironstone trophy, Saltbush won the B and C classes (Jade and Quartz trophies) and the overall trophy.  Although the overall trophy will need to make a special trip to Whyalla after it was left on

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Sandmine Results

About 30 brave orienteers battled with the inclement weather and the challenging Sandmine terrain at today’s event. Well done to our course setters Sienna and Bella White, and a massive thanks to David Winters for co-ordinating, and everyone else who helped on the day. Please click on the link for Results: Sandmine Results  

Defibrillator Training

Lincoln Orienteers recently purchased an Automatic External Defibrillator courtesy of a Bendigo Bank Community Grant. This will now be available on site at all of our local and regional events (although hopefully won’t need to be used!) We recently held a training evening to learn the function and operation of the defibrillator, and it also

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Kapinnie Lakes Results

For the first cross country event of the season we travelled to the Kapinnie Lakes map north of Cummins. There were quite a few technology challenges on the day as well as some navigational challenges….I did hear that a couple of experienced orienteers had trouble finding the actual event and were therefore non-starters!! For those

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Tumby Bay Results

For our final street/park event, a small contingent of dedicated orienteers travelled up to beautiful Tumby Bay, to explore the Tumby island and marina areas. Gordon brought along a map from 2008 which was possibly the last time that this area had been used for orienteering? Well done to Alison Hoopmann who raced around the

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Lincoln Cove Marina Results

About 42 participants enjoyed Friday evening’s event, exploring the streets and surrounds of the Lincoln Marina. It was a challenging long course, even more so for one competitor who arrived back late after finding the footbridge raised and having to make a long detour!! Sienna White blitzed the field with an outstanding run, collecting all

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Lincoln North Results

It was great to see some new faces among the 47 competitors in last nights orienteering event. The first time orienteers performed very admirably, so will hopefully be keen to join us for the next event in 2 weeks time! Even though it was hilly terrain, there were many comments that it was “a very

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Kirton Point Results

Competiors enjoyed a pleasant evening starting from the top of the hill at Nelson Square. Some were tricked by control placements, some took time out to play at the playground, and some had to sing a lullaby to put their grandchildren to sleep…but fun was had by all!! For results click here: Kirton Point Results