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Nordic TrailO Meeting 22nd-23rd September

Fri, 2018-09-28 00:00
Whilst the FootO athletes were busy at the Euromeeting in Denmark last weekend, just up the road, in Silkeborg, at the Nordic PreO competition, a GB team competing as guests came 7th ( & 5th nation) in the 2-day competition.

Don't forget the first online training tonight!

Thu, 2018-09-27 00:00
1 day to go to the first live online training

CEO News Available

Fri, 2018-09-21 00:00
The September edition of the CEO News is now available and can be viewed here.

Parents in Sport Week, 1 - 7 October 2018

Fri, 2018-09-21 00:00
Talking about Parents in Sport Week

MTBO World Cup Final

Thu, 2018-09-20 00:00
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.

1 week to go before the first live online training session - Coaching for Mixed Abilities

Thu, 2018-09-20 00:00
The free session will take place at 7 pm, Thursday 27th September, titled Coaching for mixed abilities.

Map Updates to ISOM 2017 by 1st Jan 2019

Wed, 2018-09-19 00:00
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.

England Development Officer (Maternity Cover)

Wed, 2018-09-19 00:00
Closing Date: Friday 19th October 

Major Events Consultant

Tue, 2018-09-11 00:00
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...

WCOC win Peter Palmer Junior Relays for a third successive year!

Mon, 2018-09-10 00:00
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...

Orienteering Foundation Coaching Day

Sat, 2018-09-08 00:00
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 and Pre WOC 2019

Thu, 2018-09-06 00:00
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.

Association and Club Conference 2018

Thu, 2018-09-06 00:00
Notice of Meeting A Conference of Association and Club representatives will be held on Saturday, 20th October at The Studio in Birmingham.

British Middle Championships - Lost Property

Wed, 2018-09-05 00:00
A number of items were left behind at the British Middle Championships on Sunday (2nd September) 

British Sprint and Middle Championships 2018 Roundup

Tue, 2018-09-04 00:00
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.

Orienteering – the Champion Sport for Families – by Moire O’Sullivan

Tue, 2018-09-04 00:00
Tollymore Orienteers – who are they?  Moire tells all in her fabulous blog post.  Check it out here.

UK Orienteering League - Listing Error

Mon, 2018-09-03 00:00
We have been made aware that inadvertently that there has been a mistake in the events that form the UK Orienteering League.

Club Junior Development - Mar Orienteering Club

Mon, 2018-09-03 00:00
Club membership and growth data

Athlete Funding Success for two Aspiring Northern Ireland Athletes

Sat, 2018-09-01 00:00
Earlier this year, Paul Pruzina and Andrew Elwood were awarded Mary Peters Trust Funding grants.

British Middle Championships - A word from the planner

Thu, 2018-08-30 00:00
Not long now until the British Middle Championships take place in Stockhill near Wells in Somerset!