British Orienteering News
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Today sees the final international competition of a long summer season for the GB junior squad, as the team makes its way out to Villas-Sur-Ollon, in Switzerland, for the 2018 Junior European Cup.
All the junior regional squads and coaches travelled to Derbyshire last weekend 29-30th September for the annual Junior-Inter Regional Championships. Teams in M/W14, 16 and 18 age categories from the nine English regions, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland assembled for the Individual race on Sa...
We are pleased to announce details of the 2019 British Orienteering Coaching Conference featuring keynote speaker Emil Wingstedt.
British Orienteering is pleased to announce the Junior Talent Squad for 2019. The squad will operate again in two tiers and you can read more about this on the GB Programme page.
We catch up with the webmaster of Potteries Orienteering Club - Mark Clews about the inspiration, challenges and benefits of the creation of new club website www.potoc.co.uk
British Orienteering is recruiting an Orienteering Services Development Officer to lead, develop, manage and support the services that British Orienteering offers.
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.
1 day to go to the first live online training
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)