British Orienteering News
Latest news from the British Orienteering Foundation
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The September edition of the CEO News is now available and can be viewed here.
Talking about Parents in Sport Week
This weekend the world’s MTB Orienteers are heading to Portugal for the World Cup Final. The program is Middle Distance, Long Distance and the final Sprint on Sunday.
The free session will take place at 7 pm, Thursday 27th September, titled Coaching for mixed abilities.
Already Christmas seems not too far away and with it the deadline of 1st Jan 2019 approaches, by which time maps used for all levels of event should be drawn to ISOM 2017.
Closing Date: Friday 19th October
British Orienteering is pleased to announce that Helen Errington from Maprunner has been awarded a short-term contract to support British Orienteering’s Major Events, in particular the JK 2019 which is being held in the South Central Region from 19th – 22nd April 2019 in the Aldershot and Newbury ar...
The Peter Palmer Junior Relays successfully took place last weekend September 8-9th at Tankersley near Sheffield. South Yorkshire Orienteers (SYO) organised an excellent event, including training on Saturday, overnight accommodation for all teams and the main relay event starting in the dark at 5 a...
The Orienteering Foundation is pleased to announce support for another coaching day on Saturday 10th November 2018 in the Lake District.
World Cup Round 3 took place in Sarpsbog, Norway from 31st August - 2nd September 2018. With Sarpsborg being the location for the World Orienteering Championships 2019 these races were a great opportunity to do some racing in similar terrain.
Notice of Meeting A Conference of Association and Club representatives will be held on Saturday, 20th October at The Studio in Birmingham.
A number of items were left behind at the British Middle Championships on Sunday (2nd September)
The British Sprint and Middle Distance Championships held this weekend at the University of Bath and Stockhill near Wells in Somerset, provided the perfect start to the action packed new season of orienteering.
Tollymore Orienteers – who are they? Moire tells all in her fabulous blog post. Check it out here.
We have been made aware that inadvertently that there has been a mistake in the events that form the UK Orienteering League.
Club membership and growth data
Earlier this year, Paul Pruzina and Andrew Elwood were awarded Mary Peters Trust Funding grants.
Not long now until the British Middle Championships take place in Stockhill near Wells in Somerset!
We are delighted to showcase our wonderful sport. Check out our class video, made with the support of students from Ulster Science Shop.
The British Sprint Championships are now only three days away and the organisers are busy making the final preparations.