Australian Orienteering Championships Tasmania 2020

How Long does it Take to do a Course?

There are different formats of orienteering over the Carnival – Sprint, Middle, Long and Relay.

The formats are based on winning times.  For the Sprint winning times are expected to be 12-15 minutes.  For the Middle,  25 minutes.  And for the Long about an hour.  Relays will take each fastest leg runner about 30 minutes.

Just how long you take will depend on how well you navigate and how fit you are.  Most people will finish well within 90 minutes.