British Orienteering News

COVID-Secure Orienteering Update 22 September 2020

British Orienteering continues to keep our guidelines for event organisers, coaches and participants under review as the government COVID-19 guidance evolve across the UK. Protecting the health of all our participants, members, volunteers and staff, and ensuring that we play our part in suppressing ...

Are you getting ready for National Fitness Day? 23 September 2020

23 September 2020 National Fitness Day, 23 September 2020, is a chance to highlight the role physical activity plays across the UK, helping us raise awareness of its important in helping us lead healthier and active lifestyles.  National Fitness Day sees a huge range of activity options enj...

#GreatCoaching - Duty to Care Toolkit and Digital Badge

As a coach, you have a duty to care for every individual you support and interact with.  This should be the golden thread that runs through every aspect of your coaching, as you strive to meet people’s physical, social, emotional and psychological needs.

Eborienteers Hold Successful Regional Event at Skipwith Common

One of the Starts Steve Corrigan from Eborienteers, says:  "We had a successful Regional Event at Skipwith Common on Sunday 30 August 2020 with 240 competitors. To accommodate everyone safely we used two separate starts and extended the start times from 10:30am to 13:45am."

JK 2021 Cancellation

British Orienteering regrets to announce the cancellation of the 2021 JK Festival of Orienteering. JK 2021 was due to be organised in Devon and Cornwall over the Easter weekend by members and clubs from the South West Orienteering Association.