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: Bouth, full details...
Near: Oxen Park, full details...
Near: Broughton in Furness, full details...
Almost all events have courses for beginners (please read the event details).
Full list of all future events
Hosted by SROC at Simpson Ground
The LOC entries are managed by our Club Captain - Heather Heppenstall (firstname.lastname@example.org).
All queries should be directed to Heaher.
The link to the results is now on the Results page (below).
A series of 6 Lanequest Events in June and July, information as on the attached leaflet.
An interesting interlude during the Tuesday Run from Low Bentham.
Photo courtesy of Jackie Chapman
A series of 4 TD5 Wednesday evening events
Remember that the 2017 Tech Series (4 events) is scheduled for April, information on the 'Events' page.
2017 coaching series
A new series of 5 coaching events for LOC members is planned in February, March and April is being coordinated by Derek allison and working with the other LOC coaching team members.
Congratulations to Frances Biggin, who successfully negotiated the Green course in Blake Holme and became our new Club Champion crossing the line first, ahead of Rachel Powell, Andrew Smith and Roger Smith (no relation!).
A huge thanks...
The 'middle' group on Beacon Fell, with an view over Torver Common, planned by Judy and Steve.
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...