What is Orienteering?
Orienteering is a sport that combines map reading and running. Competitors have to find their way between a series of checkpoints, called controls, as quickly as possible. There’s no set route between the controls, so you have to decide which way to go and then find your way there without getting lost.
Near: Ulverston, full details...
Near: Barrow, full details...
Near: Haverthwaite, full details...
Almost all events have courses for beginners (please read the event details).
Full list of all future events
Follow the link below to the new 'Lakeland Orienteering Club Flickr' page!
British Night Champship and Northern Championship
The preliminiary information for the Championship Weekend in our area is now attached.
Challenging and 'adventurous' run South of Ayside, planned by Cliff and Isobel. Photo by Isobel.
Lost in Translation
Despite what's shown, Judy Burge had achieved 1st place in W55L at the Spanish 5-day but due to a misinterpretation she is pictured in 2nd place on the podium. She later claimed her first prize of a...
Brown Clee 30th April/1st May 2016
Here are some photos from the British Orienteering Championships of some of the most successful LOC runners.