Future Events

Thu 25 Apr
Primary Schools 1 - Ulverston Leisure Centre

Near: Ulverston, full details...

Wed 1 May
Classic 5 - Boo Tarn

Near: Coniston, Cumbria, full details...

Thu 2 May
Primary Schools 2 - Fellfoot Park

Near: Newby Bridge, full details...

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

Primary Schools 1 - Ulverston Leisure Centre

Part of Primary Schools series

Event date: Thu 25 Apr

A competition for children, mainly from the area's Primary Schools. The event will be open from 15.30 - 17.00.

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Classic 4 - Bigland Woods

Part of LOC Classis Event series

Event date: Wed 24 Apr

The concept of the Classic Series is to help runners prepare for the technical challenges of the JK and British long distance races through a set of races in the preceding weeks.

Wed 24 AprRead 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.

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…

Get up to speed videos

In case you've missed it, South London Orienteers have been releasing a series of get up to speed videos, presented by members of the GB Orienteering team, focussing on some key skills. There are six available currently, with a further...

Fri 8 FebRead more…

Club Social and WSOC ‘Fun’ Raising -Thank you !

Many thanks to all club members who supported the social evening and the fund raising to help send some of our Juniors to the World Schools Orienteering Champs in Estonia in May - an amazing total...

Tue 15 JanRead more…

UVHS success at British Schools Champs

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Over the weekend the Ulverston School team travelled to Witton Country Park, Blackburn to take part in the British Schools Orienteering Champs. Congratulations to all who took part, as UVHS won the large secondary school category at...

Mon 19 NovRead more…