Good results at Orienteering North Island Champs for Wellington Schools

The Wellington region was very well represented at the 2018 North Island Orienteering champs last weekend.  Our top 10 place getters were:

Senior Boys:

  • Felix Silver (Tawa College): 3rd sprint, 5th long
  • Kieran Edwards (Upper Hutt College): 10th sprint, 7th long

Senior Girls:

  • Amber Riddle (Chilton st James): 5th sprint, 7th long
  • Brooke Carpenter (Wellington East): 9th sprint

Intermediate Boys:

  • Felix Williamson (Wellington College): 4th long

Junior Boys:

  • Alan Teesdale (Onslow College): 7th sprint
  • Benjamin Smedinge (Newlands College): 8th sprint
  • Olaf Baker (Wellington College): 1st long


  • Chilton St James placed 5th in senior girls,
  • Wellington College (Olaf Baker, Tim Crawford, Felix Williamson) won the intermediate boys,
  • Onslow College were 5th in junior boys.

Source: Wellington Orienteering Club