As expected, there was no shortage of thrills over the weekend at Tio Mila! Many Brits made the trip to Skåne, Southern Sweden for the annual team relay. Most participants from the UK ran for Scandinavian clubs, but West Cumberland Orienteering Club (WCOC) and Interlopers sent teams in the Open, W...
Sunday 7th April saw 332 competitors from 32 different clubs attend North Wiltshire Orienteers’ event in the ancient forest at Savernake near Marlborough, including three teams of juniors running in this Yvette Baker Trophy qualifying heat.
There are now less than three weeks to go before World Orienteering Day starts on Wednesday 15 May 2019 for a week of orienteering and now is the time to register an event at your club, school or workplace!
British Orienteering has welcomed Drew Vanbeck as its new Chair. Drew was appointed Chair at the recent Annual General Meeting on Friday 19 April 2019.
Castelo de Vide The GB TrailO team selected for World TrailO Championships 2019 in Idanha-a-Nova, Portugal between 24-29 June 2019 is:
The mapping awards for maps used in 2018 are decided on submissions provided by clubs and mappers. The judges this year were Nick Norse, Peter Hornsby, and Ray Barnes. The scoring is based on specification, cartography and presentation.
Thank you to all of those who submitted nominations for the awards it is good to see so much activity going on to develop the sport and we thank all those volunteers and clubs who make orienteering happen across the country.
This weekend Tio Mila, one of the major Scandinavian relays, takes place in Skåne, Southern Sweden. Approximately 1,000 teams participate in the Open, Women’s and Junior classes.
Thank you for all those members who attended the 38th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of British Orienteering Federation Limited on Friday 19th April 2019 in The Garretts Clubhouse, Queens Avenue, Aldershot.
Athletes invited to the Summer Talent Camp and the Pre-JWOC 2020 Camp have been announced.
The British Teams for the 2019 Junior World Orienteering Championships, European Youth Championships and Junior European Cup have been announced.
The aim of the project is to increase the visibility and accessibility of orienteering to young people, increasing the number of participants both in the schools’ activities, as well and in the clubs’ activities in all countries of National Orienteering Federations, helping teachers to implement ori...
North Wiltshire Orienteers capture hundreds of newcomers with lottery-funded partnership
British Orienteering has secured an opportunity for orienteering to feature in a UK wide promotion which has now launched in supermarkets across the UK.
There are only two days to go before our next live webinar so register now so you don’t miss out.
Thousands are set to travel to Southern England for the Jan Kjellström International Festival of Orienteering this Easter weekend (19 April to 22 April 2019).
There are many ways to keep up-to-date on the results as and when they happen over the Easter weekend.
By now all members should have received notification on how to vote electronically from the independent external voting company 'mi-voice'.
How are you planning to get involved and support World Orienteering Week?