Future Events

Tue 7 Jul
Club Meeting

Near: Fell Foot NT, full details...

Wed 8 Jul
SEE 6 - Stickle / Caw - CANCELLED

Near: , full details...

Thu 3 Sep
Club Meeting

Near: Fell Foot NT, full details...

Almost all events have courses for beginners (please read the event details).
Full list of all future events

SEE 5 - CANCELLED

Part of Summer Event Series

Event date: Wed 1 Jul

The controls, including the finish, will be enabled in contactless mode so that those with SIAC dibbers should not need to physically punch the controls.

However, note that it will be necessary to punch the start controls which will not be programmed in contactless mode.

Some notes on using SIACs are attached.

Wed 1 JulRead more…

SEE 4 - Stickle West - CANCELLED

Part of Summer Event Series

Event date: Wed 24 Jun

The controls, including the finish, will be enabled in contactless mode so that those with SIAC dibbers should not need to physically punch the controls.

However, note that it will be necessary to punch the start controls which will not be programmed in contactless mode.

Some notes on using SIACs are attached.

Wed 24 JunRead more…

Beginner?

What is Orienteering?

Orienteering Control, Source:

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.

Orienteering activities during COVID 19

Although Lakeland Orienteering Club has acted in accordance with the requirements and subsequently cancelled all events continuing through 2020 several Orienteering based activities have been and are being offered. These will be or have...

Fri 26 JunRead more…

LOC/WAROC Armchair Planning Competition

An activity while we are limited by the COVID-19 Lockdown

Martin Bagness and Dick Towler launched a new Armchair Planning Competition, which invited members to plan different specified courses to be planned on a map supplied each week.

Martin has supplied...

Tue 5 MayRead more…

LOC 50th Anniversary - 28th June

, Source:

All LOC members, present and past, are invited to take part in a celebration of 50 years of Lakeland Orienteering Club at 11am on Sunday 28th June 2020. Anniversary celebrations have been kiboshed by Corona virus but Borderliners came up...

Sun 7 JunRead more…

Cancellation of Events

To all the orienteering community.

As most of you will now be aware British Orienteering has requested all clubs to suspend events active immediately, for the next 12 weeks.  Lakeland Orienteering Club has acted in accordance with these...

Tue 17 MarRead more…

LOC British Night Champions!

, Source:

Many congratulations to both Emily Turner (W16) and Charlie Somers-Cocks (W60) who were both crowned British Night Champions in their respective age classes last night!

Sun 23 FebRead more…