Source: Sport England Website
Report by Chris Smithard, GB Elite Squad member and Lockdown Orienteering Coordinator. The sprint focused weekend was the second competition Lockdown Orienteering has organised, just 2 weeks after the first. Again 500 participants took part but this time from 30 countries across the globe which ai...
Source: Sport Structures website
This Easter weekend saw sunshine galore and plenty of people of all ages making the most of their gardens using our downloadable Easter Xplorer resources. With cartoon imagery and a fun facts the Xplorer markers are lots of fun especially for the very young – and we saw plenty of toddlers and childr...
Calling all keen photographers! Just now ONE week to go! The closing date for entries to be submitted online is Friday 1 May 2020.
MapRun have launched a new version of their APP V4.8.8 plus a supporting video where individuals can set up events for themselves from home.
Have you entered the Sprint Weekend yet? Friday 24th to Sunday 26th April 2020
Wendy Carlyle (Airienteers) shared a photo taken at JK 2007. "I loved this cow as the spectator control, it made for great photos too!"
Next Event? Sprint Weekend: 3 day orienteering competition on your sofa. When? Friday 24th to Sunday 26th April 2020
JK Memories - Early JK Relays - some good, some not so.... like, worst run ever. By Mike Smithard (Dunfermline HS, EUOC, INT, AIRE, DEE). Including some of those experiences most of us have had.
Tom Elgood who was a member of South Yorkshire Orienteers (SYO) in the 1970's and then a Chigwell and Epping Forest Orienteering Club (CHIG) member in later life has sent in to National Office copies of the maps from JK 1978.
By Colin Matheson, Events Manager, Scottish Orienteering Association (SOA)
Last weekend saw the Lockdown Orienteering Easter Champs - a virtual orienteering competition created to provide some orienteering fun whilst real orienteering has been cancelled.
British Orienteering have been informed of the very sad news that Dick Collins of South Ribble Orienteering Club (SROC) has passed away.
Source: International Orienteering Federation (IOF)
Tom Elgood who was a member of South Yorkshire Orienteers (SYO) in the 1970's and then a Chigwell and Epping Forest Orienteering Club (CHIG) member in later life has sent in to National Office copies of the maps from JK 1977.
By Charlie Adams SYO (SROC in '77 and '79) "The excellent articles by Clive Allen prompted me to look through my map files."
By Colin Matheson, Scottish Orienteering Association
Snapshot from JK 2013.
By Alan Honey member of Bristol Orienteering Klub.