News from British Orienteering

World Orienteering Day and Octavian Droobers Orienteering Club

Octavian Droobers Orienteering Club juniors Florence and Tabitha Lunn were live on BBC Coventry and Warwickshire radio on Tuesday night last week talking about World Orienteering Day happening at Abbey Fields, Kenilworth on Wednesday 15 May – celebrating the start of World Orienteering Week.

20% Forest Holidays discount for May/June breaks

British Orienteering is delighted to announce that they have negotiated with Forest Holidays for all members of British Orienteering for you to get a 20% discount off May/June breaks at any of their 10 locations, in any cabin type.  

Ready, Steady …. GO!!

Several clubs kicked off World Orienteering Day in style, and one club was Guildford Orienteers (GO).  Guildford Orienteers is a small club with around 70 members, but it has a good core set of established members and an active junior section, so World Orienteering Day presented the perfect opportun...

British Orienteering Championships report relays days of intense racing

Last weekend the Yorkshire and Humberside Orienteering Association clubs hosted the British Champs weekend, three days of intense orienteering racing on varied terrain. Bradford University and College was the venue for the British Mixed Sprints event, for teams of two men and two women (in the open ...

Volunteering Webinar Needs You

On Thursday 23rd May at 7 pm, the next British Orienteering webinar goes live and is around the hot topic of volunteering within your club. We have an informative session planned with special guest Jenny Betteridge, Strategic Lead for Volunteering at Sport England, joining us to provide her perspec...

50 years on the CLOK

This year is the 50th anniversary of orienteering being organised around Teesside and in the Cleveland region of North Yorkshire. Cleveland Orienteering Klub (CLOK) was originally called Teesside and Cleveland Orienteering Club – TCOC – and held its first fully open event on 12 October 1969 in Hutto...

World Cup 1 Selection Announcement

We are pleased to announce the selection for the first round of the 2019 IOF World Cup taking place in Helsinki, Finland from 7th to 11th June.