Athlete Profile

Andrew McLaren

Team Canada Program Athlete 2021-2024


  • Born: 2003
  • Hometown: Calgary
  • Currently Living: Hamilton
  • Orienteers for: Foothills Orienteering Club (FWOC)
  • Occupation: Student
  • Training Log: Attackpoint


Q: What is your best memory from the last orienteering season?
A: Finding out I was second fastest in the M21E sprint at NAOC.

Q: If you had one tip for young orienteers what would it be?
A: Be consistent and have fun.

Q: What is your greatest orienteering strength?
A: Visualising complex terrain.

Q: How do you normally prepare for an important race?
A: Look at old maps and google maps to get a sense of the terrain.

Q: Which event are you most excited for this season and why?
A: NAOC is going to be a lot of fun.

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