Future Events

Thu 24 May
Schools Event 4 - Brockhole

Near: Ambleside, full details...

Wed 30 May
SEE 1 - Birkrigg

Near: Ulverston, full details...

Wed 6 Jun
SEE 2 - Subberthwaite

Near: Gawthwaite / Lowick Green, full details...

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

Graythwaite Black Brow ‘Pop-up’ event

A joint LOC/WAROC evening event for MacMillan Cancer Support

Event date: Wed 23 May

This is a last-minute event filling a vacant slot in the fixture list.

Please come and lend a hand if you are not running. Cakes / drinks etc to sell for Macmillan would be welcome.

Many thanks to Myles Sandys at Graythwaite Estates for giving access at short notice.

Wed 23 MayRead more…

Warrior Battleaxe - Esthwaite and Sunnythwaite

Organised and planned by Warrior Orienteering Club

Event date: Wed 16 May

More information will be available from WAROC.

Wed 16 MayRead more…


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.

Lagganlia 2017

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A report from one of our LOC juniors, Ellie Simmonds, after selection for the Lagganlia orienteering training camp.  

Wed 13 SepRead more…

Tuesday run from Dalton

Two photos taken by the groups during the Tuesday Run/Walk from Dalton.

Furness Abbey

By the river

Wed 16 MayRead more…

Last Corbett

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Tony and Pauline Richardson on his last Corbett.

Photo by Sheila.

Tue 17 AprRead more…

JK 2018

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The results for all the JK event days are available on the JK2018 website.

In the Relays there was an outstanding win in the Womens Premier class for LOC Helvellyn team of Lizzie Browne, Heather Heppenstall and Hollie Orr. They fought off very strong and...

Sat 7 AprRead more…

British Orienteering National Team

New website

The British Orienteering National Team have created a new website promoting their activities, with lots of content about events, the runners, hints and tips on training, stories, etc.


Wed 28 MarRead more…