A Brief History of Rogaining
by David Rowlands
The Melbourne University Mountaineering Club twenty four hour walk was invented by Niall Brennan and Bill Bewsher, with the first in 1947 taking a course from Healesville to Mt Donna Buang and attracting only 5 entrants. The walk was modeled upon navigation exercises used by troops during the Second World War.
The annual event continued for more than 30 years; with numbers varying up and down from 50 to 200.Read more
Setanta Rogaine Ireland – Rules of Competition Gear Checklists 24 Hour 6 Hour Competitors shall not seek to obtain unfairRead more