SA Junior Arrows Orienteering Squad 2017

The SA Junior Arrows Orienteering Squad will cater for young orienteers at high school. On leaving high school hopefully they will progress to the Southern Arrows Team.

The squad will at times be grouped into sub-squads; namely the junior boys and girls and the senior boys and girls.

 The objectives within the squad will be:

·                     Junior Boys and Girls Sub-squad

o    Orienteer with due regard to personal safety.

o    Learn and develop the basic skills and techniques of moderate courses.

o    Learn and develop the advanced skills and techniques of moderate courses.

o    Achieve high placing at orienteering events for their gender and age.

o    Gain selection in the Junior Boys/Girls section of the SA Schools Orienteering Team.

o    Gain an introduction to the skills and techniques of hard courses.

o    Progress to the Senior Boys and Girls Sub-squad.

·                     Senior Boys and Girls Sub-squad

o    Orienteer with due regard to personal safety.

o    Learn and develop the basic skills and techniques of hard courses.

o    Learn and develop the advanced skills and techniques of hard courses.

o    Achieve high placing at orienteering events for their gender and age.

o    Gain selection in the Senior Boys/Girls section of the SA Schools Orienteering Team.

o    Progress to the Southern Arrows Team on leaving high school.

Contacts and further information

If you want more details about the Junior Arrows Squad  please contact

Junior Arrows Manager: Ruhi Afnan

Junior Arrows & SA School Teams Coach: Bridget Anderson

Junior Arrows Deputy Coach:  Simon Uppill