Team USA Uniform Design Competition

UPDATE January 16, 2014
Call for Entries – Due Friday, January 31, 2014
Email: PDF of Design to


Orienteering USA (OUSA) is issuing a call for design entries for uniforms for its national orienteering teams.  These uniforms will be worn in national and international competition, highlighted by the World Championships.

All interested individuals are asked to submit designs for the following garments:

  • Orienteering Top (short sleeved) – mandatory entry
  • Orienteering Pants (3/4 length, traditionally a single color) – optional entry
  • Warm up Top (long sleeved) – optional entry

Designs should be submitted in a PDF format.  If your design is selected you may be contacted to do additional work on your design.


  • Must convey a strong “USA” vibe.
  • Logos:
    • Primary – Team USA
    • Secondary – Orienteering USA, uniform manufacturer, sponsors
    • Secondary logo sizes are restricted to 5” wide x 2.5” high (USA can be bigger)
    • OUSA and Team USA logos can be downloaded from this link

How the Winning Design Will Be Selected

  • A committee comprised of OUSA athletes from all team disciplines (Foot, Trail, Mountain Bike and Ski) plus key volunteers will determine the final design. Their decision will be final.


  • The winning designer will win a $250 cash prize and a uniform kit in their size.


  • PDF. If your design is selected you may be asked to provide additional artwork.

Due Date:

  • All entries must be submitted by 11:59 pm Eastern time, Friday, January 31st, 2014.

Email entries or questions to


  • The winning design submission immediately and permanently becomes the property of Orienteering USA.  The designer holds no rights to the design moving forward.
  • OUSA reserves the rights to modify the winning design in order to meet committee or manufacturer requirements.