Philadelphia, PA — The Wilson Awards, in partnership with Orienteering USA, is pleased to announce the winners of the seventh annual Iain Wilson Character Through Competition Award. This award honors the memory of Iain Wilson by recognizing young athletes whose efforts demonstrate character through their commitment to growth and improvement in the sport as well […]
Sandy has been a long time volunteer for Orienteering USA. Most recently, she assumed a range of administrative duties when Orienteering USA, in financial difficulty, found it necessary to transition from paid to volunteer services in these areas. For three years Sandy served as the primary contact for Orienteering USA, handling correspondence and maintaining the […]
Announcing the 2019 Competitive Award Winners! Learn who was selected for OUSA’s Orienteer of the Year in four categories.
Make your voice heard! Vote for Athlete of the Year, Junior of the Year, Comet, and Team of the Year. The deadline for voting is January 3rd. For more information regarding the program, including previous winners, click here. Vote Now!
Kris Beecroft Kris is recognized for her exceptional work as President and Secretary of OUSA, putting in a considerable amount of time and work above and beyond the usual requirements of these positions during a transitional time for the organization. Pat Meehan Pat is recognized for his exceptional work as VP of Finance for OUSA, […]
GLENN HASELFELD (GPHXO) Here is a bullet list of Glenn’s accomplishments and activities promoting our beloved sport: Longtime Board member and current Vice-President of Greater Phoenix Orienteering Club (GPHXO) Organized and directed dozens of local events for GPHXO, TSN, JROTC and Arizona high schools Created over 30 new event maps in Arizona and at least […]
Donna has published Orienteering North America (ONA) for the past twenty years. During her tenure the magazine has continued to serve as a significant communication tool for OUSA and as a primary benefit for our members. This is a labor of love for Donna, with OUSA funds only covering the basic costs of publication. In addition to […]
Aidan Minto and Itzel Barbiere earn $1,000 Iain Wilson Character Through Competition Awards Philadelphia, PA — The Wilson Awards committee, in partnership with Orienteering USA, is pleased to announce the winners of the sixth annual Iain Wilson Character Through Competition Award. This award honors the memory of Iain Wilson by recognizing young athletes whose efforts […]
The annual OUSA Competitive Awards are given to top American orienteers in several categories for outstanding competitive performance over the course of the past year. The Awards Committee members are Susan Grandjean, Boris Granovskiy, Linda Kohn, Patrick Nuss, and Ken Walker Sr. This is the ninth year for these awards, and the fourth year that […]
Voting is now open for 2018 OUSA Competitive Awards. The Competitive Award Program’s goals are to recognize and reward outstanding competitive accomplishments by U.S. orienteers at the end of every year. The awards: Orienteer of the Year is awarded to the best USA orienteer in 2018, based on results at national and international events. Junior Orienteer […]