Athlete Profile

Andrew McLaren

Team Canada Program Athlete 2022


  • Born: 2003
  • Hometown: Calgary
  • Currently Living: Hamilton
  • Orienteers for: Foothills Orienteering Club (FWOC), DontGetLost (DGL)
  • Occupation: Student
  • Instagram: @andrew_j_mclaren
  • Training Log: Attackpoint


Q: If you had one tip for young orienteers what would it be?
A: Go to as many major events as possible and build a strong foundation of good orienteering habits.

Q: How do you normally prepare for an important race?
A: Do lots of map reading and analyze the terrain as much as possible with the data I can find. ie. old maps, google earth/streetview, other maps, etc.

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