Middle Event 2 - Devil’s Gallop (Graythwaite)

Part of LOC Middle Event series

Event date: Wed 12 Jun

The concept of the Middle-Distance Series is to help runners prepare for the technical challenges of the Middle-Distance championships such as the British & JK through a set of specific races.

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Middle Event 1 - Bell Wood

Part of LOC Middle Event series

Event date: Wed 5 Jun

The concept of the Middle-Distance Series is to help runners prepare for the technical challenges of the Middle-Distance championships such as the British & JK through a set of specific races.

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Beginner?

What is Orienteering?

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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.

Lanequest 2019

The Summer Lanequest Series information is now available. These are score events by bike on local roads and offer an alternative to the events on foot.

Tue 28 MayRead more…

British Weekend Successes

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Last weekend saw several hundred orienteers gather in Yorkshire for the British Champs weekend, including the British Mixed Sprint Relays, the individual Long Champs and the British Relays. As usual, LOC were well represented and had some...

Tue 7 MayRead more…

JK Relays Success

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About 40 LOC members enjoyed taking part in the JK Relays on a lovely sunny Easter Monday at Minley in Surrey.

Wed 1 MayRead more…

Night Terrain Series Final Tables

The 2019 Night Terrain Series was concluded on a wet Great Tower Wood, challenging but a lot of fun.

Iain Embrey (SROC) was the on the night winner to take overall top place on the long course table.  Top female overall was W16 Caitlin...

Thu 21 FebRead more…

LOC Northern Nights Champion !

Congratulations to Charlotte Somers-Cocks on her success at the Northern Night Champs last Saturday on Ilkley Moor ! 1st overall on the Short Green course and winner of the W55+ class ! Charlie has written the following report of the...

Wed 20 FebRead more…