2017 Gauteng Orienteering Event Calendar

Month Date Day Club Venue Area Type/Distance Log Event Flyer Details
January 21 Sun RACO Fourways Gardens Sandton Social/AGM
Club Awards/AGM

29 Sun RACO St Johns / Rodean Johannesburg Sprint Urban 1 Download

30 Mon GSL Helpmekaar Johannesburg Training -
Pre-SL Training Event

February 5 Sun WITSOC Woodlands Office Park Johannesburg Sprint Urban 2 Download

6 Mon GSL Parktown Boys Johannesburg Sprint Schl 1
Schools League

13 Mon GSL Heronbridge College Johannesburg Sprint Schl 2
Schools League

19 Sun ROC Pretoria Botanical Gardens Pretoria Sprint Urban 3 Download

20 Mon GSL Delta Park Johannesburg Sprint Schl 3
Schools League

27 Mon GSL Golden Harvest Johannesburg Sprint Schl 4
Schools League

March 6 Mon GSL Summit College Midrand Sprint Schl 5
Schools League

11 Sat RACO Rand Park Golf Course Johannesburg Sprint Urban 4 Download
(evening / night)

13 Mon GSL Walter Sisulu Bot Gardens Johannesburg Sprint Schl 6
Gauteng Schools League Final

18 Sat RACO Eagle Canyon Johannesburg Sprint Urban 5 Download
(evening / night)

26 Sun ROC The Wilds Johannesburg Relay Relay Download Gauteng Relay Champs

29 WED
Fourways HS Sandton Metrogaine
Fun Night Event
April 1 Sat RACO Ruimsig Stadium Roodepoort Sprint Urban 6 Download
(evening / night)

8 Sat RACO The Wanderers Johannesburg Sprint Urban 7 Download
(evening / night)

23 Sun ROC Boksburg Stadium East Rand Sprint Urban 8 Download

28 Fri ROC Kaapsehoop Rockery Kaapsehoop Training Night
Kaapsehoop O-Ringen (MP)

29 Sat ROC Nooitgedacht East Kaapsehoop Long Bush 1 Download
Kaapsehoop O-Ringen (MP)

30 Sun ROC Battery Creek Kaapsehoop Long Bush 2
Kaapsehoop O-Ringen (MP)

May 1 Mon ROC Ngodwana Village Kaapsehoop Sprint Urban 9
Kaapsehoop O-Ringen (MP)
 Sun RACO Ferndale Johannesburg Social  Download 

21 Sun RACO Voortrekker Monument Pretoria Long Bush 3 Download

24 Wed SAOF The Campus Sandton Short Novelty Download
World Orienteering Day

24 Wed RACO Joburg Zoo Parktown Short Novelty Download
World Orienteering Day
June 4 Sun RACO Cradle of Humankind Magaliesberg Long Bush 4

16 Fri ROC B'sorah Farm Broederstroom Long Chmp 1 Download
Gauteng Long Champs (NW)

17 Sat ROC The Coves Broederstroom Sprint -
SA Sprint Champs (NW)

18 Sun ROC B'sorah Farm Broederstroom Middle Chmp 2
Gauteng Middle Champs (NW)

July 2 Sun RACO Stirrup Glen Walkerville Middle Bush 5 Download

  14 Fri RACO Picolino's Fourways Social  Download Fun Club evening

23 Sun RACO Hennops Valley Centurion Long Bush 6 Download
Long-O Event

29 Sat PENOC West Coast W Cape Long Chmp 3 BULLETIN 1
WC Long Champs (WC)

30 Sun PENOC West Coast W Cape Middle Chmp 4
WC Middle Champs (WC)

August 6 Sun ROC Buffelskloof Parys Dome Foot Rogaine Rogaine Postponed The Parys Rogaine (NW)

20 Sun ROC Moreleta Kloof Pretoria Middle Bush 7 Download

September 2 Sat ROC Delta Park Johannesburg Social
35th Anniversary

10 Sun RACO Mohales Gate Magaliesberg Long Bush 8 Download
Mountain Marathon Event

23 Sat RACO Maretlwane Brits Middle Chmp 5 BULLETIN 1
SA Middle Champs (NW)

24 Sun RACO Maretlwane Brits Long Chmp 6 BULLETIN 2
SA Long Champs (NW)

25 Mon RACO Maretlwane Brits Relay Relay BULLETIN 3
SA Relay Champs (NW)

October 8 Sun ROC Le Godimo Horse Trials Broederstroom Middle Bush 9

28 Sat RACO TBA Johannesburg Awards Function Social
Gauteng Awards Function

December 3 Sun ROC Pretoria Botanical Gardens Pretoria Sprint Novelty
20th Annual Sprint Cup

10 Sun WITSOC TBA Johannesburg Short Novelty
Xmas Event

28 Thu BIG 5 Haenertsburg region Limpopo Training Big 5
Big 5 O-week - Training day

29 Fri BIG 5 Haenertsburg region Limpopo Long Big 5
Big 5 O-week - Day 1

30 Sat BIG 5 Haenertsburg region Limpopo Long Big 5
Big 5 O-week - Day 2

31 Sun BIG 5 Haenertsburg region Limpopo Middle Big 5
Big 5 O-week - Day 3 (WRE)

January 2 Tue BIG 5 Haenertsburg region Limpopo Middle Big 5
Big 5 O-week - Day 4
2018 3 Wed BIG 5 Haenertsburg region Limpopo Sprint Big 5
Big 5 O-week - Day 5 (WRE)

Embargoes: Bushveld, Champs and Big 5 areas are out of bounds from date of calendar publication until the event unless
otherwise specified. Sprint and other events are embargoed from the day before unless otherwise notified.
Logs: Urban Series log - 5 of 9 events will count for the Sprint Series Log
        Bushveld Series log - 7 of 15 events (CC + CH) will count for the Colour-Coded Log, with maximum of 2 Champs (CH) counting
Codes: Bush         Bushveld & Forest Series Log
        Chmp         Championship (part of Bushveld & Forest Series Log)
        Schl         Schools League (NW Johannesburg) Log
        Urban Urban Series Log
Clubs: BIG 5 Big 5 Orienteering NPC         6 events
        GSL Gauteng Schools League 7 events
        PENOC Peninsula Orienteering Club         2 events
        RACO RAC Orienteers         14 events
        ROC Rand Orienteering Club         14 events
        SAOF South African Orienteering Federation 1 event
        WITSOC Wits University Orienteering Club         2 events
                                                         46 events in total