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Ed Nicholas Announced As Senior Squad Manager

Fri, 2017-11-10 00:00
British Orienteering is pleased to announce that Ed Nicholas will be taking on the new voluntary position of Senior Squad Manager for the performance programme.

Xplorer was spooktacular great fun again this year!

Fri, 2017-11-10 00:00
Xplorer is a family friendly navigation challenge that is both educational and fun and gives children a sense of adventure as they explore the park to find the markers. It involves a healthy mix of physical activity and decision making that the whole family can enjoy together.

Rome Orienteering Weekend

Fri, 2017-11-10 00:00
3 days of Orienteering - Friday 27, Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 October 2017

Youth Away Days were great fun for all

Wed, 2017-11-08 00:00
Over 18 young people attended and enjoyed Youth Away Days at Sayers Croft Outdoor Learning Centre in Cranleigh and White Hall Outdoor Education Centre in Buxton.

A big thank you to all who helped celebrate the 50th November Classic Weekend.

Wed, 2017-11-08 00:00
Kevin Bracher, Southampton Orienteering Club Chair, says:  "A big thank you to all who helped celebrate the 50th November Classic Weekend.

A Classic Weekend of Orienteering took place last weekend

Wed, 2017-11-08 00:00
Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 November 2017

The 50th Anniversary of the OMM was a huge success in the Lake District

Wed, 2017-11-01 00:00
Brutal conditions tested the competitors maintaining the OMMs’ legendary reputation.

Membership Renewals 2018

Wed, 2017-11-01 00:00
Membership Renewals for 2018 are now being accepted. 

Continue orienteering at University or start it from new

Tue, 2017-10-31 00:00
Have you just started University?

Original Mountain Marathon (OMM) – 50th Anniversary Event this weekend

Fri, 2017-10-27 00:00
The Original Mountain Marathon (OMM), formerly known as the Karrimor International Mountain Marathon (or KIMM), and initially simply The Karrimor, is a 2-day Mountain event, held in a different region across the UK every year.

British Orienteering appoints two new Independent Directors

Thu, 2017-10-26 00:00
This week British Orienteering are delighted to announce the appointment of two new Independent Directors on to the Board of British Orienteering and welcome both Margaret Nolan and Darren Bernstein.

Compass Sport Cup Final 2017

Tue, 2017-10-24 00:00
The 2017 Compass Sport Cup Final was hosted by Devon with help from Cornwall Orienteering Club (KERNO) on 22 October 2017 on the area near Yelverton, Devon known as Virtuous Lady.

The 50th November Classic and Southern Championships 2017

Tue, 2017-10-24 00:00
Just 1 week and 3 days to go! 

British School Score Orienteering Championships: The 2017 Results!

Tue, 2017-10-24 00:00
The British School Score Orienteering Championships were held at Rother Valley Country Park, near Rotherham on Saturday 14 October 2017, hosted by South Yorkshire Orienteers and supported on the day by the British Schools Orienteering Association.

Overview of this year’s Association Club Conference

Fri, 2017-10-20 00:00
Liz Goodwin, Administrative Assistant signing delegates in on arrival. 39 representatives from Clubs and Associations navigated their way from throughout the UK to The Studio in Leeds to attend British Orienteering’s Club and Association Conference last Saturday on 14 October 2017. 

Unanimous voting on proposals at British Orienteering’s EGM

Fri, 2017-10-20 00:00
Judith Holt, Chair of British Orienteering welcomed everyone to the Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) on Saturday 14 October 2017 in Leeds. 

UK Orienteering League 2017 - plenty of points still up for grabs!

Thu, 2017-10-19 00:00
With the end of the year fast approaching we only have two more UK Orienteering League events to go! There are lots more points up for grabs at the remaining competitions. Events 19 & 20 = Southampton City Centre Urban Race (Saturday 4 November) and Southern Championships / November Classic (Sunday ...

Junior Orienteering Club starts with a bang!

Thu, 2017-10-19 00:00
The children at Sarum Orienteers Junior Club’s first training session all agreed that orienteering is great fun.